Treehouse of Horror
Studio: Gracie Films Release Date : October 25, 1990 Series: Simpsons
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Associated Studio(s)

Klasky Csupo / AKOM

Synopsis

In the first of a long-running Halloween tradition, Bart and Lisa try to scare each other with their own scary stories. First in "Bad Dream House", The Simpsons move into an old house that seems to have an evil presence. Then in "Hungry Are the Damned", the family is abducted by aliens who treat the family nicely, but Lisa there's something very suspicious going on. Finally in "The Raven", Edgar Allan Poe's classic is retold featuring Homer and Bart (who plays the raven).

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
Kang
(Voice: Harry Shearer)
Kodos
(Voice: Dan Castellaneta)


Broadcasters

Fox (Original broadcast network)

Milestones

  • The first Simpsons Treehouse of Horror episode, which would become an annual tradition for the series.

Trivia

  • First appearence of Kang and Kodos (and the only time they appear to be friendly).

Television

The Simpsons (Season 2, Episode 3)

DVD

United States

The Simpsons: The Complete Second Season

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 23:14
Production No.: 7F04
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Stereo
Print Type: Video (NTSC)
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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          Sources

          James L. Brooks: Developed By
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          Matt Groening: Developed By
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          Sam Simon: Developed By
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          Wesley Meyer "Wes" Archer: Director
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          Rich Moore: Director
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          David Silverman: Director
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          Matt Groening: Creator
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          James Earl Jones: Voices
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          Harry Shearer: Voices
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          Matt Groening: Executive Producer
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          James L. Brooks: Executive Producer
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          Sam Simon: Executive Producer
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          Jay Kogen: Writer
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          Wallace Wolodarsky: Writer
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          John Swartzwelder: Writer
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          Edgar Allan Poe: Writer
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          Sam Simon: Writer
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          Jim Reardon: Assistant Director
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          Wesley Meyer "Wes" Archer: Storyboards
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          Jeffrey Lynch: Storyboards
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          Rich Moore: Storyboards
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          Steven Dean Moore: Storyboards
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          Jim Reardon: Storyboards
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          David Silverman: Storyboards
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          Phil Ortiz: Background Design
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          David Silverman: Background Design
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          Lance Wilder: Background Design
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          Dale Hendrickson: Character Design
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          Rich Moore: Character Design
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          Sam Simon: Character Design
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          Alf Clausen: Music
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          Ken Tsumura: Animation Production Manager
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          Mike Girard: Overseas Animation Director
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          Brad Bird: Executive Consultant
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          Jon Vitti: Executive Story Editor
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          John Swartzwelder: Story Editor
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          Jeff Martin: Story Editor
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          J. Michael Mendel: Associate Producer
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