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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
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As Homer and Marge try a different parenting style on Bart, Grampa gives him a special watch.


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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Homer Simpson / ... (618 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Marge Simpson / ... (618 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Bart Simpson / ... (618 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Lisa Simpson / ... (618 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Ned Flanders / ... (616 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Moe Szyslak / ... (607 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Milhouse Van Houten / ... (534 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Dolph / ... (487 episodes, 1990-2017)
Karl Wiedergott ...
 Additional Voices / ... (253 episodes, 1998-2010)
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Storyline

The Simpsons is an animated sitcom about the antics of a dysfunctional family called the Simpsons (surprise surprise). Homer is the oafish unhealthy beer loving father, Marge is the hardworking homemaker wife, Bart is the 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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Taglines:

On Your Marks, Get Set, D'Oh! See more »

Genres:

Animation | Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 December 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los Simpson  »

Box Office

Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(441 episodes)

Sound Mix:

(season 1-2)| (season 20-)| (seasons 3-19) (as Dolby Surround)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Before the episode The Simpsons: Simpsorama (2014), a character from Futurama (1999) made a cameo. In the episode The Simpsons: HOMR (2001), the lead character Phillip Fry made a cameo in the couch gag. See more »

Goofs

In many episodes, the locations of buildings in Springfield move around. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Reverend Lovejoy: Damn Flanders.
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Crazy Credits

There is one episode where Homer complains about how rich all the people listed in the closing credits (save for one) are. When the Gracie film logo comes up, Homer says, "Don't 'SSSHHH' me, you rich bastard!" See more »

Connections

Featured in The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

'The Itchy & Scratchy Show' Theme
Written by Robert Israel and Sam Simon
Performed by Cast
(various episodes)
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Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

 
The Simpsons - is there any better show?
14 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

With all my collection of video tapes and d.v.d.s I seem to find myself digging through my Simpsons box, when I need something to watch. It would be hard to pick a favorite episode, because of so many. It would be even harder to pick a least favorite because there is very few that could be less appealing. But boring is one thing that the Simpsons could never be considered. The writers have changed ideas, episode structure, and kept the Simpsons on a continuous exciting adventure. Anytime of the day or no matter what seems to be the mood , the Simpsons is always satisfying to to view even over and over and hours on end.


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