The Way We Was
Homer vs. Lisa and the 8th Commandment
Principal Charming

Created By

Matt Groening

Developed By

James L. Brooks
Matt Groening
Sam Simon

Homer vs. Lisa and the 8th Commandment

Supervising Producers

Al Jean

Mike Reiss


Jay Kogen

Wallace Wolodarsky


George Meyer

Produced By

Richard Sakai
Larina Jean Adamson

Written By

Steve Pepoon

Directed By

Rich Moore

Executive Producers

James L. Brooks
Matt Groening
Sam Simon


Dan Castellaneta
Julie Kavner
Nancy Cartwright
Yeardley Smith

Hank Azaria


Harry Shearer

Also Starring
Pamela Hayden
Tress MacNeille

Special Guest Voice

Phil Hartman

Executive Consultant

Brad Bird

Executive Story Editor
Jeff Martin

Creative Consultant

David M. Stern

Associate Producers

J. Michael Mendel

Joseph A. Boucher

Visual Consultant

Stephen Lineweaver

Theme By

Danny Elfman

Music By

Alf Clausen

Casting By

Bonita Pietila


Mark McJimsey
Don Barrozo

Lee Harting

Animation Production Manager

Ken Tsumura

Post Production Coordinator

Colin A.B.V. Lewis

Production Coordinator

Sarah Werner

Dialogue Sound Editors

Robert Mackston
Mark McJimsey
Brian Roberts

Music Editors

Chris Ledesma

Bob Beecher

Sound Effects Editor

Travis Powers

Sound Re-Recording Mixers

Jim Fitzpatrick
Gary Montgomery
Brad Sherman

Production Sound Mixer

Brad Brock

Sound Recordists

Kurt Carpenter
Ken Wiley

Script Supervisor

Doris Grau

Post Production Audio Facility

TODD-AO/Glen Glenn Studios

Post Production Facility

Laser Edit, Inc.

ADR Recordist

Derek Sample

Assistants to Mr. Brooks

Patty MacDonald

Barbara Duncan

Trixie Flynn

Assistant to Mr. Simon

Daria Paris

Assistant to Mr. Groening

Julie Steddom Smith

Assistant to Mr. Sakai

Lana Repp Lewis

Assistant to Mr. Schoenbrun

Jacqueline Sillo

Assistant to Messrs, Jean and Reiss

Lona Williams

Assistants to Producers

Robert Cohen
Ian Deitchman
Peter Kwong
T.J. Muncan
Leslie Richter
Todd Stein
Lisa Stewart
Paul Zerner

Assistants to Associate Producers
Michael McCusker
George Niciforos

Animation Produced By

Klasky-Csupo Inc.

Animation Executive Producer

Gabor Csupo

Animation Producer

Sherry Gunther

Overseas Animation Directors

Mike Girard
N.J. Kim

Animation Production Managers

Maria Elena Rodriguez
Pamela Kleibrink Thompson

Korean Production Company

Akom Production Company

Assistant Director

Alan Smart


Steven Dean Moore

Storyboard Revisions

Jerry Richardson

Ken Harsh

Character Design Supervisor

Dale Hendrickson

Character Designers

Scott Alberts
Matt Groening
John Rice
Sam Simon

Background Designers

Alex C. Dilts
George Taylor

Characters Layout Artists

Mike Anderson
Martin Archer
Craig Clark
Susie Dietter
Steve Fellner
Adriana Galvez
Kelly James
Frederick J. Gardner III
Eric Keyes
Noah Miller
Sarge Morton
Jeff Pidgeon
Joe Russo
Emily Schwappach
Paul Wee

Background Layout Artists

John Berman
Mark Ervin
Dave S. Karoll
Nancy Kruse
Pete Michels
Jeff Myers
Debbie A. Silver

Animation Timings

Rick Bugental
Steve Fellner
Jeff McGrath

Lip Sync

Kent Holaday

Main Title Design

David Silverman

Main Title Technical Director

Rick Bugental

Main Title Animation Animators

Tibor Belay
Craig Clark
Mark Ervin
Steve Fellner
Jeffrey A. Myers
Eduardo Olivares
Kevin Petrilak
Sondra S. Roy
Gregg Vanzo
Kevin Wurzer

Frederick J. Gardner III

Main Title Chalkboard Digital Compositor

Adam Howard

Color Design Supervisors

Samantha Harrison
Carol Wyatt

Color Designers

Paul Fetler
Daniel Harris
Gyorgyi Peluce
Catherine Simmonds
Teale Wang


Cookie Tricarico

Animation Checking Supervisor

Jackie Banks

Animation Checker

Susan Zsuzsa Lamy

Animation Camera Operators

Colin Campbell
Jim Keefer
Laszlo Lakits
Karen Shaffer
Wesley Smith

Background Cleanup Supervisors

Jefferson R. Weekley

Rick Salonga

Background Cleanup Artists

Sue Bielenberg
Andrew Brandou
Mike Camarillo
Lynna Johnson
Jen Kamerman
Young Kim
Kim Taylor
Doug Yurchey

Production Coordinators

Miles Lewis Horst
Todd Jacobsen
Julia Kim
Eleanor Mills

Production Assistants

Bev Chapman
Matt Hamilton
Andy Houts
Denise Mitchell

Negative Cutter

D & A Neg Cutting


Richard Cassel, Unitel Video

The persons in this film are fictitious.

Any similarity to actual persons or

events is unintentional.




Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

is the author of this motion picture for

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This motion picture is protected under laws of

the United States and other countries. Unauthorized

duplication, distribution or exhibition may result

in civil liability and criminal prosecution.

The Simpsons and the Simpsons characters,

TM Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.


Executive in Charge of Animation Production

Richard Raynis

For Gracie Films

Executives in Charge of Production

Michael Stanislavsky

Michael P. Schoenbrun

For 20th Television

Creative Supervisor

Sam Simon

Executive Creative Consultant

James L. Brooks




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