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The Resource Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow

Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow

Label
Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons
Title
Springfield confidential
Title remainder
jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons
Statement of responsibility
Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The longest-serving writer and producer for "The Simpsons" offers a humorous look at the writing and making of the legendary Fox series that has become one of the most revered artistic achievements in television history
Cataloging source
FMG
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1959-
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Reiss, Mike
Dewey number
791.45/72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1992.77.S58
LC item number
R45 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Klickstein, Mathew
  • Apatow, Judd
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television comedy writers
  • Television comedies
  • Television writers
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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Label
Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening credits. Burning question: Where is Springfield? -- Act one. It begins ... ; A brief history of me ; Funny for money -- Act two. Meet the writers ; Simpsons songs : who writes them, how are they written, and why are there so goddamn many? ; Meet the showrunners ; Meet the characters ; Meet the cast ; Burning question: Do you read what fans post on websites? ; Four episodes that changed the world (kinda) ; Burning question: What do you think of Family Guy? ; Meet the fans ; Burning question: What do you say to people who say the show has gone downhill? ; Seeing the world with The Simpsons ; Burning question: Why has the show lasted so long? -- Act three. On comedy ; How Krusty became The Critic ; Burning question: What's the biggest reason The Critic failed? ; A development deal with the devil ; Burning question: What is the secret of The Simpsons' success? ; Doing animated films for cash (not credit) ; The sleazy, nasty world of children's books ; Gay for pay ; Writing for humans again! ; Back to the old tire fire -- The tag. It never ends ... ; The final burning question: Why are the Simpsons yellow?
Control code
on1038786539
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 299 pages
Isbn
9780062748034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1038786539
Label
Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening credits. Burning question: Where is Springfield? -- Act one. It begins ... ; A brief history of me ; Funny for money -- Act two. Meet the writers ; Simpsons songs : who writes them, how are they written, and why are there so goddamn many? ; Meet the showrunners ; Meet the characters ; Meet the cast ; Burning question: Do you read what fans post on websites? ; Four episodes that changed the world (kinda) ; Burning question: What do you think of Family Guy? ; Meet the fans ; Burning question: What do you say to people who say the show has gone downhill? ; Seeing the world with The Simpsons ; Burning question: Why has the show lasted so long? -- Act three. On comedy ; How Krusty became The Critic ; Burning question: What's the biggest reason The Critic failed? ; A development deal with the devil ; Burning question: What is the secret of The Simpsons' success? ; Doing animated films for cash (not credit) ; The sleazy, nasty world of children's books ; Gay for pay ; Writing for humans again! ; Back to the old tire fire -- The tag. It never ends ... ; The final burning question: Why are the Simpsons yellow?
Control code
on1038786539
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 299 pages
Isbn
9780062748034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1038786539

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