Category Archives: Cultural Impact

Wide & Tall: The Rock Bottom Interview

It’s time for another patented Flim Springfield hard hitting Rock Bottom investigative interview! “Who are you, and what are you doing in my house?” …Tell us who you are, and what you do? I’m Steven, English, 26 years old and … Continue reading

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Twin Peaks: I Have Absolutely No Idea What’s Going On

TWIN PEAKS runs neck and neck for “most important TV series of the 1990s” alongside The Simpsons. Each program defined the decade in which they were created, in their own way. Completely different, and seemingly impossible to imagine actually making … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Diane, 11:30 a.m., February Twenty-fourth…

That Gum You Like is Going to Come Back in Style… There’s been a lot of renewed interest in the early 1990s TV show Twin Peaks. I remember watching it in first run, friends and I spent hours puzzling over … Continue reading

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Grind Corps: Public Service Shows of Limited Appeal (We’re on a podcast)!

The Simpsons recently celebrated their 30th anniversary–who’d think we’d be remembering 10 seasons of a TV show that weant off the air 20 years ago with such fondness and fervency–and to commemorate the occasion we were invited to be guests … Continue reading

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Legion Reboot: Vintage Simpsons Recasting

The Simpsons as The Legion of Superheroes 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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The Simpsons Index: Bart the General

Longtime Simpsons fans put a lot of energy into cataloguing a definitive ranking of best-to-worst episodes and finding the point at which the show drove off a cliff (ala Marge on the Lam, which itself is a great episode). Some superfans create … Continue reading

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