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2009, TV Show

Modern Family Season 5 episodes

The Wedding Season 5, Episode 24

In the conclusion of the Season 5 finale, the chaos of Mitch and Cam's wedding continues as the grooms grow discouraged; the guests are starting to get restless; and the whole ordeal takes a toll on Claire's physical and emotional state. read more

The Wedding Season 5, Episode 23

Part 1 of 2. Mitchell and Cameron's big day arrives without a hitch, until their trip down the aisle turns out to be no walk in the park, which puts Pepper's wedding-planner skills to the ultimate test. Meanwhile, Jay and Gloria host the Tuckers; Phil thinks he can visit an eye doctor before the ceremony; and Claire relishes her role as "best woman." read more

Message Received Season 5, Episode 22

Jay, Gloria and Manny challenge each other to try something they've never done before; Mitchell and Cameron may have to part with some prized possessions to help pay for their wedding; Phil and Claire's kids play a joke on their parents. read more

Sleeper Season 5, Episode 21

Phil invents an elaborate lie when he misses an appointment with a repairman. Meanwhile, Gloria organizes the annual family portrait; Claire criticizes Cameron for not using her girls' hand-me-downs; and Jay secretly enters Stella in a dog show. read more

Australia Season 5, Episode 20

The family go to Australia when Phil hopes to fulfill his mother's wish to visit the country where he was conceived, but the locals aren't quite ready to welcome him as a native son. Meanwhile, Jay and Claire find it hard to leave work at home; and Mitchell and Cameron run into an old acquaintance whom they don't really like but is now a well-known celebrity in Australia. read more

A Hard Jay's Night Season 5, Episode 19

Jay invites the family over for dinner in hopes that there won't be any of the usual drama, but he's out of luck when Mitch is upset by the wedding-cake topper that Cam's father whittled out of soap. Meanwhile, Phil tries to help Gloria sell her old apartment; and Claire and the kids have every intention of helping Jay get ready for his special night, but they wind up in one argument after another. read more

Las Vegas Season 5, Episode 18

Jay arranges for a trip to Las Vegas with deluxe accommodations for the Pritchett adults, but he's convinced they can find even pricier digs. Meanwhile, Claire tries to recover her gambling losses from years ago; Phil auditions for a secret society of magicians; Cameron opts for a friend's bachelor party instead of a day at the spa with Mitchell; and Gloria worries that Jay will find a female companion for his dog butler, Barkley. read more

Other People's Children Season 5, Episode 17

Jay bonds with Luke in the garage over talk of tools and manly pursuits; Gloria and Claire take Lily shopping for a flower girl dress; Mitchell, Cameron, Alex and Manny spend a day at a museum; Phil offers to help Andy with his anniversary gift for his girlfriend, which involves an expression of love on video. read more

Spring-a-Ding-Fling Season 5, Episode 16

Cameron organizes the school's spring dance, but spars with a popular teacher who's returned from sabbatical. Meanwhile, Phil takes Haley to a real-estate agents banquet when Claire has another commitment; Mitchell gets a new job but can't quite figure out his boss or the work environment; and Lily clashes with baby Joe during a babysitting assignment for Jay and Gloria. read more

The Feud Season 5, Episode 15

Phil's feud with nemesis Gil Thorpe intensifies when their sons face off in a wrestling match. Meanwhile, Mitchell and Cameron ask Claire to pick up Lily from school, but forget to mention that her class had a lice scare; and Gloria chaperones Manny's school field trip to a museum. read more

iSpy Season 5, Episode 14

Claire and Phil spy on Luke and Manny when they're spending time with a suspicious friend. Meanwhile, Gloria thinks Jay had a dream about another woman, but he wonders if she's mad about something else he did; Cameron uses Mitchell as an excuse to get out of going to a party; and Haley doesn't want her family to know about her photography exhibit. read more

Three Dinners Season 5, Episode 13

Shorty and his wife, Darlene, visit the Pritchetts, but Jay isn't thrilled with the news they've come to share. Meanwhile, Phil and Claire's dinner with Haley takes a surprising turn; and Mitchell and Cameron attempt to have a romantic dinner alone without talking about their wedding or Lily, but their evening is filled with lots of awkward silence. read more

Under Pressure Season 5, Episode 12

A high-school open house takes the Pritchett clan back in time when Claire is stressed-out by the pressure; Gloria meets a bullying mom; and Jay teaches Phil how to play hooky. Meanwhile, Mitchell clashes with his environmentalist neighbor; and Alex goes to a therapist. read more

And One to Grow On Season 5, Episode 11

Phil lands in jail after a ruse to get Luke to sign up for a dance class backfires. Meanwhile, Jay and Gloria plan birthday parties for their two sons, but worry that Manny has unrealistic expectations when it comes to girls; and Mitchell and Cameron learn a painful lesson about booking a wedding venue. read more

The Old Man & the Tree Season 5, Episode 10

Cam takes Lily to a charity event, where they learn the true meaning of Christmas. Meanwhile, Mitch goes last-minute shopping to get the right gift for Lily; Jay and Manny set out to cut down their own tree; and Gloria's on edge when her mom visits, but is happy to see her bonding with Claire. Directed by Bryan Cranston. read more

The Big Game Season 5, Episode 9

Cam gets ready to coach an important football game that could break a record, but his intensity blocks out the fact that the other team is at a disadvantage. Meanwhile, Claire tries to prove to Jay's staff that she's more than just the boss's daughter; and Phil attempts to teach his kids about optimism. read more

ClosetCon '13 Season 5, Episode 8

Jay meets some old colleagues when Claire urges him to go to a closet convention. Meanwhile, Cameron takes Mitchell and Lily to visit his family's farm for the first time; and Phil, Gloria and the kids have a little fun with Jay's Apollo 13 model. read more

A Fair to Remember Season 5, Episode 7

A day at the school fair for the Prichett clan has its ups and downs when Gloria volunteers Jay to be part of security, but he's paired with his nemesis; and Haley has an awkward meeting with Andy. Meanwhile, Phil plans a 20th-anniversary surprise for Claire at the same time she has one waiting for him at home; and the football team's losing streak has Cameron in a funk. read more

The Help Season 5, Episode 6

Gloria hires a male nanny to help with the baby, but Jay and Manny are not on board with the idea. Meanwhile, Mitchell and Cameron ask Pepper to help plan their wedding; and Jay and Phil try to cure Frank's loneliness. read more

The Late Show Season 5, Episode 5

Jay makes a reservation at a trendy restaurant for the adults in the family, but they may not make it when Gloria takes forever to get ready; Claire and Phil argue about letting Luke stay home alone; and Mitchell and Cameron put on the same outfit. read more

Farm Strong Season 5, Episode 4

When Cameron's older sister comes for a visit, he struggles to find a way to tell her about his engagement, but he's not the only one with surprising news. Meanwhile, Phil and Claire make a pact to miss Luke's soccer game until one of them can't live with the guilt; and Gloria refuses to believe she may need reading glasses. read more

Larry's Wife Season 5, Episode 3

Phil finds his real-estate niche in helping divorced women; Luke invites friends over to play poker in the basement; Gloria fears her baby is cursed; Cameron stages a pet funeral to appease Lily. read more

First Days Season 5, Episode 2

Luke and Manny start high school; and Claire goes to work at Jay's company. Meanwhile, Cameron becomes a substitute teacher, which means Mitchell has to get Lily ready for preschool on the day of an important meeting at work. read more

Suddenly, Last Summer Season 5, Episode 1

The Pritchett clan's end-of-summer shenanigans include Phil and Claire trying to line up their kids' activities to have some time alone; and Jay and Gloria helping Manny get ready for his first solo trip to Colombia. Meanwhile, Mitchell and Cameron make it a season to remember. read more

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Premiered: September 23, 2009, on ABC
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Premise: A mockumentary-style sitcom chronicling the unusual kinship of the extended Pritchett clan, a brood that includes patriarch Jay; his younger Latina wife, Gloria, and her preteen son; Jay's daughter, Claire, and her family; and Jay's son, Mitchell, who lives with his partner, Cameron.

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