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The Simpsons Movie (2007)

The Simpsons Movie
Dir. David Silverman
Premiered July 21. 2007

When Minnie and I had just started dating, it became clear that while 5 1/2 years was not that big a difference emotionally, it was pop-culturally. 1,294 more words


Treehouse Of Horror: The Simpsons' Halloween specials ranked

The Simpsons’ Treehouse Of Horror series has become a long-running tradition within the classic cartoon’s 30-year history.

The very first Simpsons Halloween special turned out to be a hit with viewers when it aired in 1990 in the US to an audience of 27.4 million. 2,460 more words


'Spinal Tap' Actors File Amended Complaint, Seek Ability to Reclaim Copyrights

Harry Shearer, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Rob Reiner, the four co-creators of the band at the center of the 1984 “mockumentary” film “This is Spinal Tap,” have filed amendments to their ongoing lawsuit filed against Vivendi’s Universal Music Group and Studiocanal for alleged underpayment of music royalties in the film, including adding UMG as a defendant and seeking the right to reclaim their copyrights to the film, its songs and characters. 503 more words


Spinal Tap Lawsuit: Harry Shearer Pledges "Loudest Band Will Be Heard" As Judge Breaks Up Group For Now

Spinal Tap has broken up yet again — at least in court — though a reunion is pretty much guaranteed: A U.S. District Court judge yesterday dropped Harry Shearer, Rob Reiner and Michael McKean from a $400 million lawsuit against Vivendi, leaving Christopher Guest temporarily as a solo act with his cohorts pledging to re-join the legal stage. 427 more words

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Harry Shearer, Fraud Claim Dismissed From 'Spinal Tap' Lawsuit

Harry Shearer, Rob Reiner, and Michael McKean were dismissed on Thursday from a profits lawsuit around the classic 1984 rock comedy “This Is Spinal Tap.” U.S. 310 more words