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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
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Complete series cast summary:
Dan Castellaneta ...  Homer Simpson / ... 659 episodes, 1989-2018
Nancy Cartwright ...  Bart Simpson / ... 659 episodes, 1989-2018
Harry Shearer ...  Ned Flanders / ... 659 episodes, 1989-2018
Julie Kavner ...  Marge Simpson / ... 658 episodes, 1989-2018
Yeardley Smith ...  Lisa Simpson / ... 657 episodes, 1989-2018
Hank Azaria ...  Moe Szyslak / ... 648 episodes, 1989-2018
Pamela Hayden ...  Milhouse Van Houten / ... 570 episodes, 1989-2018
Tress MacNeille ...  Dolph / ... 523 episodes, 1990-2018
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Storyline

This is an animated sitcom about the antics of a dysfunctional family. Homer is the oafish unhealthy beer loving father, Marge is the hardworking homemaker wife, Bart is the perpetual ten-year-old underachiever (and proud of it), Lisa is the unappreciated eight-year-old genius, and Maggie is the cute, pacifier loving silent infant. Written by Sam Kelly

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Just a product of society that's lost its good manners. See more »

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Animation | Comedy

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

17 December 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Simpsons See more »

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Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(441 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo (season 1-2)| Dolby Digital (season 20-)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Grandad Trotter from the long-running BBC sitcom Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) is considered to be an influence behind Abe Simpson. See more »

Goofs

In a few episodes, the twins, who are supposed to be sheet white, are yellow in brief scenes. See more »

Quotes

Cool New Teacher: This school is a glorified hamster wheel! These stuffed suits can get you through a test, but you will fail the test of life!
Groundskeeper Willie: [dragging him out] It's always the good ones that go crazy the fastest.
Cool New Teacher: Alcohol is the only thing that makes life bearable! You must Drink, Always Drink!
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Crazy Credits

In the musical episode where (the cheesy clip show), Snake does a voiceover at the end of the credits where he shoots his gun every time the music starts to play not liking it. He even shoots the Gracie film logo saying "You too Gracie film dude... Yaaa!" See more »

Alternate Versions

All audio and visual references to the first name of character Moe Szyslak have been changed to 'Boe' in the Italian version. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cleveland Show: Brown History Month (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

'The Itchy & Scratchy Show' Theme
Written by Robert Israel and Sam Simon
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(various episodes)
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The Greatest
13 April 1999 | by BubbaFroSee all my reviews

The Simpsons is the greatest show ever to grace the screen! You have Homer always making funny comments and stupid remarks which never get old. While Bart, Lisa, Marge, and Maggie are always doing hilarious things. Then there is still the rest of Springfield such as Barney, Skinner, Ralph and such. This is the greatest show and I hope they never end it.


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