The Middle

A sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland follows the daily strife of frazzled mom Frankie who, alongside her husband, raises their three kids, the youngest being an outcast at school because of his unusual behavior.

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The Middle Gave the Hecks the Send-Off They Deserved

The Middle premiered a week after Modern Family back in 2009, and for most of those years the modest middle class, middle American sitcom was overshadowed by its progressive sibling. Modern Family won a boatload of Emmys and influenced the next decad… Read more

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Thank You for Not Kissing Season 9, Episode 19 Apr 3, 2018 Paid

After Dr. Fulton (recurring guest star DAVE FOLEY) calls Frankie and Mike into his office to inform them that Brick and Cindy have been making out all over school, Frankie tasks Mike into having a talk with his son to discuss dating etiquette. Meanwhile, Sue attempts to work up the gumption to give Sean the snow globe and confess how much she likes him; and after discovering a box full of unfinished thank you notes for gifts received over the years, Frankie orders Axl to finish and mail them all out.

Thank You for Not Kissing Season 9, Episode 18 Paid

Frankie tasks Mike with teaching Brick dating etiquette when they learn that Brick and his girlfriend Cindy have been making out all over the school.

Hecks vs. Glossners: The Final Battle Season 9, Episode 17 Mar 20, 2018 $1.99

It’s the Orson showdown of the century when the Hecks – along with the Donahues and Bill Norwood – wage a war against the Glossners after they steal Sue’s car.

The Crying Game Season 9, Episode 16 Mar 13, 2018 $2.99

Mike is offered the position as Regional Manager of the quarry, while Brick believes that his health teacher is treating him unfairly for having to deal with Axl back in the day.

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5 Things to Watch Today -- April 3, 2018
00:56 — Why you should watch Legion, Rise and more
Frankie's Family Toast
01:19 — Frankie pulls the family to the kitchen in order to deliver a toast.
The Reason Frankie Needs a Maid
01:18 — Frankie explains why she's just one maid away from a clean house.
Frankie Justifies Her Underwear Choices
01:40 — Frankie proves a point after attempting to return her garment.

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Thu May 24 9:00pm
The Loneliest Locker(Season 6, Episode 2) HALMRK

Frankie and Mike search for second jobs so they can afford to send Sue to a good college. Meanwhile, Sue and Brad want to put on a meaningful senior play; Axl furnishes his rented pad with items from his family's home; and Brick finds a box of old toys.

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Thu May 24 9:30pm
Major Anxiety(Season 6, Episode 3) HALMRK

Brick wants to attend a dance at school, which comes as a huge surprise to Frankie and Mike. Meanwhile, Axl has limited time to choose a major, and he has no idea what to select; and Sue indulges in coffee in an attempt to act more like an adult.

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Thu May 24 10:00pm
The Table(Season 6, Episode 4) HALMRK

Frankie buys a discounted dining-room set online to celebrate her and Mike's wedding anniversary. Meanwhile, Axl and Hutch search for a third roommate; Sue is displeased with the gift Darrin gives her; and Brick launches a podcast.

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  • Premiered: September 30, 2009
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland follows the daily strife of frazzled mom Frankie who, alongside her husband, raises their three kids, the youngest being an outcast at school because of his unusual behavior. (more)

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