12/30/2013 10:45 am ET

'Community's' Dan Harmon Explains His Cultural Influences

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Dan Harmon, the creator and executive producer of NBC’s "Community," was controversially fired after season three in 2012, but he’ll be back at the show’s helm when it returns for its fifth season on January 2. In no particular order, these are the movies, books, and evolutionary anthropologists that inspired him.

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