Film Theory: We FOUND The SIMPSONS!

  • Published on Feb 18, 2016
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    Although it’s been the butt of many jokes throughout the series, one big question has always remained in the Simpsons universe: Where is Springfield? Today, the Film Theorists answer the question 27 years in the making.
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  • JB503
    JB503 2 hours ago

    Me and my dad are HUGE Simpsons fans me more than him I lowered my guess down to the coast either Oregon Washington or Cali about 1 year ago the entire time me living in oregon

  • Swee_333
    Swee_333 3 hours ago

    It is Oregon

  • Mike Steve
    Mike Steve 4 hours ago

    Who else got hard when he said your state

  • ramrodnj
    ramrodnj 5 hours ago

    Growing up I always thought it was just America in one town. The biggest reason was it had beaches deserts massive woods and only one state has that

  • Edgar Zavala
    Edgar Zavala 7 hours ago

    You know Springfield is in Illinois

  • Lillian Hardy
    Lillian Hardy 8 hours ago

    I live in Springfield😯

  • Richard Holubowicz
    Richard Holubowicz 8 hours ago

    I guess Washington is the state that Springfield is in.

  • Link Clanton
    Link Clanton 11 hours ago

    Then how is it like 10 miles from vegas

  • Nakira Moss
    Nakira Moss 12 hours ago

    They live in Springfield Or----

  • Battle Mations
    Battle Mations 16 hours ago +1

    This acc makes sense

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    And also the restaurant at the time before the end line it was called Moes and that restaurant is at cannon beach in oregon

  • Δεσποινα Κατσακα

    Omg before he even started I knew it was Oregon because by this time is ALWAYS Oregon

  • Blast BroZ
    Blast BroZ Day ago


  • Phoebus Apollo
    Phoebus Apollo Day ago

    The Simpsons aren't going to check whether altitide sickness is likely, but I think all the states you crossed off there are eliminated by other factors regardless.

  • Jack Murphy
    Jack Murphy Day ago


  • Thanos
    Thanos Day ago +4

    Matpat: where is springfield?
    Illinois: am I a joke to you?

    • Mrvin5434
      Mrvin5434 2 hours ago

      Thanos lol snap him out of existence

  • Ashley Rose
    Ashley Rose Day ago

    Daylight saving time, there is no second s in saving

  • A T
    A T Day ago


  • try hard
    try hard Day ago

    My vote is Washington

  • ChillySloth
    ChillySloth Day ago +1

    I bet its Oregon
    Edit:KNEW IT

  • Amellaly Pozos
    Amellaly Pozos Day ago


  • Amellaly Pozos
    Amellaly Pozos Day ago

    -_- I know were Springfield is try to guess in the comments below

  • Bubba Dietrich
    Bubba Dietrich Day ago


  • Luis Aparicio
    Luis Aparicio Day ago

    I live in Gresham Oregon and what you showed was the Multnomah falls and my father works there haha

  • jose aguirre
    jose aguirre Day ago

    7:33 This translates to, "The Mysterious Journey of Our Homer", according to Google Translate

    MEMER BOI69 Day ago

    I am 10 and I love this show I like Bart no milhouse

  • Mali Nation
    Mali Nation Day ago

    Wait if flanders is right and it borders nevada then Springfield is owned by area 51

  • Satanic Rat
    Satanic Rat Day ago


    I got itttt!!

  • Jeffrey Coleman
    Jeffrey Coleman Day ago

    The could live in the state of illinois

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    VERA ALAMCHAND Day ago +1

    In south Africa, theres a place called Springfield

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    Hi I live in 🇦🇺

  • Kevin Perlet
    Kevin Perlet Day ago +2

    Hello everyone who lives in Springfield Oregon

  • Epic Gamer yt
    Epic Gamer yt 2 days ago

    I love you video mat but the irl Springfield is in the state of Massachusetts cause that’s where the ww1 Springfield m1903 was made

  • Zovid Temp
    Zovid Temp 2 days ago

    I am from Colorado and I thought I had some hope for Springfield to be in Colorado

  • Nicholas Emsley
    Nicholas Emsley 2 days ago


  • Crazy Capper
    Crazy Capper 2 days ago

    Springfield is in Illinois it is the capital of Illinois

  • Crazy Capper
    Crazy Capper 2 days ago

    They live in Illinois

  • Boruto Uzumaki
    Boruto Uzumaki 2 days ago

    It’s gotta be Washington, Edit: F*ck you Oregon.

  • Kxnga7
    Kxnga7 2 days ago

    I think its Oregon

  • Dragon Slayer12
    Dragon Slayer12 3 days ago

    7:01 nah mate you’re the one that’s complicated

  • William Napier
    William Napier 3 days ago

    it's Missouri

  • Nicholas Baker
    Nicholas Baker 3 days ago

    Matt groenjng is actually from Springfield, OR

  • Peggy_ Schuyler
    Peggy_ Schuyler 3 days ago

    I’m gonna guess Oregon!!!!
    Edit: I WAS RIGHT!!!!!

  • No Copywriters
    No Copywriters 3 days ago +1

    I think it is or
    Edit: and no I did not skip I swear

  • Anna Robinson
    Anna Robinson 3 days ago +1

    Its Illinois

  • Anna Robinson
    Anna Robinson 3 days ago +1

    Its Springfield

  • Pillow YT
    Pillow YT 3 days ago

    I am gonna guess washinton

    ARCTIC TOWER 3 days ago +1

    Oregon....yep, makes sense.

  • Gabriel Chavez
    Gabriel Chavez 3 days ago


  • Juan Ballesteros
    Juan Ballesteros 3 days ago


  • Princess Gaming
    Princess Gaming 4 days ago +4

    The creator used to go to my high school so he came one day during an assembly. It was awesome. So I had a feeling you would say Oregon from the start of the video.

  • Chérie LaFavor
    Chérie LaFavor 4 days ago

    Its oregon, I saw it somewhere

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  • Paxton Carcone
    Paxton Carcone 4 days ago

    Oregon I WAS RIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Alexander Gutierrez
    Alexander Gutierrez 4 days ago


  • The gaming Greninja
    The gaming Greninja 4 days ago

    Wait so if that’s true then if ur theory is right then do gravity falls and the simpsons take place in the same state?