In Marge We Trust
Studio: Gracie Films Release Date : April 27, 1997 Series: Simpsons

Cumulative rating: No Ratings Posted

Synopsis

Marge is concerned that Reverend Lovejoy does not meet the needs of his parishioners and becomes the new advice giver at the Church. When Marge gains a loyal following, Lovejoy gets concerned that he has become "shepherd without a flock". Meanwhile, Homer finds an old Japanese product, "Mr. Sparkle", a dish-washing detergent, with a logo that oddly resembles him. When he calls up the company behind the product, he finds Mr. Sparkle is a composite of two company logos. Marge is unable to help Ned Flanders in a crisis and calls up Lovejoy for help. Lovejoy solves the crisis and gets his congregants' interest in his next sermon telling the story.
(Synopsis courtesy of Wikipedia)

Characters

Homer Simpson
(Voice: Dan Castellaneta)
Marge Simpson
(Voice: Julie Kavner)
Bartholomew JoJo “Bart” Simpson
(Voice: Nancy Cartwright)
Lisa Simpson
(Voice: Yeardley Smith)
Maggie Simpson
Reverend Timothy Lovejoy
(Voice: Harry Shearer)

Credits

Director

Steven Dean Moore

Producer

Richard Sakai

Storyboards

Ted Mathot
Christian Roman
Adam Van Wyk

Co-Producer

Colin A.B.V. Lewis

Creator

Matt Groening

Developed By

James L. Brooks
Matt Groening
Sam Simon

Writer

Donick Cary

Consultant

John Swartzwelder

Background Layout Supervisor

Sarah Frost

Assistant Director

Nancy Kruse


Broadcasters

Fox (Original broadcast network)

Clips Used In:

Funeral for a Fiend

Television

The Simpsons (Season 8, Episode 22)

VHS

United Kingdom

The Simpsons: Heaven and Hell

DVD

United States

The Simpsons: The Complete Eighth Season

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 22:47
Production No.: 4F18
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Color Type: Color
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Country: United States
Original Language: English
Print Type: Video (NTSC)

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