1. General Info

Cumulative rating:       (3 ratings submitted)

Synopsis


Homer tries to earn some extra money playing Santa at the mall when he doesn't receive his Christmas bonus and the family's gift money is spent on getting Bart's tattoo removed.

Television

The Simpsons (Season 1, Episode 1)

VHS Video

United States

The Simpsons Christmas Special

DVD

The Simpsons: The Complete First Season (commentary by Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, David Silverman)
The Simpsons - Christmas

Notes

Milestones

The first episode of The Simpsons.

Associated Studios

Klasky Csupo
AKOM

Distributor(s)

Twentieth Century Fox Television

Broadcasters

Fox (Original broadcast network)

Technical Specifications

Production Number: 7G08
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Stereo
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Print Type: Video (NTSC)
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Type: Spherical
Original Language: English

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Screenshots

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History

11/15/2013

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11/25/2013

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8/14/2014

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8/15/2014

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10/1/2014

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3/7/2015

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6/2/2015

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6/14/2015

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1/21/2016

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    12/6/2016

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    7/3/2017

      9/28/2017

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        David Silverman: Director
        • "Simpsons World: The Ultimate Episode Guide, Seasons 1-20" by Matt Groening

        Mimi Pond: Writer
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