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The Simpsons Movie

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The Simpsons Movie
Directed byDavid Silverman
Written byJames L. Brooks
Matt Groening
Al Jean
Ian Maxtone-Graham
George Meyer
David Mirkin
Mike Reiss
Mike Scully
Matt Selman
John Swartzwelder
Jon Vitti
Based onThe Simpsons
by Matt Groening
James L. Brooks
Sam Simon
Produced byJames L. Brooks
Matt Groening
Al Jean
Mike Scully
Richard Sakai
StarringDan Castellaneta
Julie Kavner
Nancy Cartwright
Yeardley Smith
Hank Azaria
Harry Shearer
Pamela Hayden
Tress MacNeille
Albert Brooks
Edited byJohn Carnochan
Music byHans Zimmer
Danny Elfman (Theme)
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release dates
  • July 26, 2007 (2007-07-26) (international)
  • July 27, 2007 (2007-07-27) (United States)
Running time
86 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$75 million
Box office$527,071,022

The Simpsons Movie is a 2007 animated comedy movie. It is based on the television programme The Simpsons. The movie is mainly about environmental disaster. The movie features the main television voices of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria, and Harry Shearer. On February 17, 2017, The Simpsons Movie aired on Teletoon at Night Is Rated PG for violence, sexual themes, and swearing, On February 17, 2017 The Simpsons Movie aired on Teletoon's nighttime programming block, Teletoon at Night.

Plot[change | change source]

Homer (Dan Castellaneta) adopts a pig, which he names Spider Pig, a parody of Spiderman. Lisa (Yeardley Smith) starts a campaign with a new boy named Colin (Tress MacNeille), who is Irish. They want to stop the people of Springfield from dumping in the lake. Everyone agrees to this and the lake is cleared up. Marge (Julie Kavner) questions Homer about Spider pigs 'leavings'. He says he has put them in a silo. This causes Marge to say "Get rid of the silo properly." Homer agrees to this, and Marge says he is allowed to take Spider Pig with him. To which Homer tells Marge "He's not Spider Pig anymore, he's Harry Plopper". This is a reference to Harry Potter. The pig even has the lightning bolt scar and the thick glasses, just like Harry Potter. Homer drives to the waste site to get rid of the silo. Homer's friend and co-worker Lenny (Harry Shearer) calls him from a donut store and tells him that they are giving out free donuts. Homer, with his love for donuts, tries to find a different way to getting rid of his silo. He then drives to the now clean lake. He ignores the "No Dumping" signs and dumps the silo into the lake. The lake then bubbles up and turns into a toxic poison.

Cast[change | change source]

Other websites[change | change source]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "The Simpsons Movie". BBFC. 2007-06-14. Retrieved 2010-08-09.