Category Archives: Classic

Simpsons Peaks: The Rock Bottom Interview

from SIMPSONS PEAKS by Joel Day This is the third in Flim Springfield’s series covering the return of Twin Peaks, and its connections to The Simpsons, and Simpsons fandom. Tonight we’re speaking to Tricia Bogumill: Simpsons fan, Twin Peaks fan, … Continue reading

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The Simpsons Index: The Rock Bottom Interview

Last month, FLIM Springfield was pleased as punch to receive a box of surprise gifts all the way from Australia, from the good folks at The Simpsons Index! The Index is a blog and podcast working to review and catalogue on a … Continue reading

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We The Purple: Recasting Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

We’re recasting our second Jimmy Stewart movie, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, just in time for the 2016 Federal election! ­ Stewart made a lot of films, across a handful of well-trod genres. Mr. Smith though is his most civic-minded, … Continue reading

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Flimtoberfest! (Week 4)

Days 1-7 here! Days 8-14 here! Days 15-21 here! We are in the home stretch here, people! For the last 10 days of the month, we’ll be posting some of our secret costume reserve: our personal favorites! Day 22: If … Continue reading

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Flimtoberfest! (Week 3)

Days 1-7 here Days 8-14 here! Day 15… That’s the spirit Apu, adapt those historical costumes to fit you! If you want Dracula to wear roller skates go for it! Does your Darth Vader have pink Hello Kitty accents? Cool! Does … Continue reading

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October Trivia Announced (plus: August Wrapup)!

We almost fooled ourselves into thinking September was going to be smooth and cool for Simpsons Trivia, but after August… WHEW! We needed another month off to recover. We’ll announce the October show night below, but first, here’s recap of the … Continue reading

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Bastille Day 2016! I know where we can get some baguettes

We’re celebrating Bastille Day with Rick and his family this Summer. Congratulations on 227 years of revolution and freedom, France! While we here in AmericaTown claim our independence a full 10 days earlier, we like your hustle–never give up. It’d be easy to … Continue reading

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