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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.

Premiered: September 30, 2009

Rating: TV-PG

TV Guide Rating:(2,144 ratings)

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The Show Must Go On Season 7, Episode 24 May 18, 2016 $2.99

On the 7th season finale, Frankie's on a mission to ensure Brick sings a song at his middle school graduation, while Axl finds himself being mocked by a 10-year-old copy of himself.

Find My Hecks Season 7, Episode 23 May 11, 2016 $1.99

With Axl & Sue home for summer vacation, Frankie and Mike attempt to set up a curfew for them, while Brick attempts to find out who he's up against for Middle School valedictorian.

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Frankie gives the family a "pass" on Mother's Day this year, but makes each of them do something nice for the others after she becomes the recipient of a stranger's kind gesture.

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Frankie finds it hard to relax on her new backyard lanai when noisy neighbors move in next door. Meanwhile Axl & Hutch open a grilled cheese foodtruck out of their Winnebago.

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Sue's Braces Are Gone
01:17 — Doesn't she look great? The Hecks celebrate Sue getting her braces off with all the food she couldn't eat for the last 6 years.
Sue and Brad's Senior Play
00:40 — Every hour you sit through it, you'll earn back a cushion.
Bricks Asks Axl for Help
01:48 — Brick broke Mike's lawnmower and needs help.
Sue's Departure Finally Hits Frankie
02:12 — Frankie shares what she's been feeling through the walkie talkie.

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Mon Aug 29 3:00pm
Thanksgiving V(Season 5, Episode 7) FREFM

Some unexpected guests show up on Thanksgiving. Meanwhile, Tag tells Mike about his online-gambling losses; Axl dreads informing his parents that he dropped out of three college classes; and Sue hides something about her recent shopping adventure.

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Mon Aug 29 3:30pm
The Kiss(Season 5, Episode 8) FREFM

Frankie and Mike house-sit for her sister, but the home's computerized features perplex them. Meanwhile, Sue looks after Brick and is surprised to find the Glossner brood hanging around; and Axl and his pals go on a road trip to visit his ex-girlfriend.

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Mon Aug 29 4:00pm
The Christmas Tree(Season 5, Episode 9) FREFM

Sue develops an allergy to the Christmas tree. Meanwhile, Axl returns home from college and chooses to spend time with his pals instead of his family, which displeases Frankie; and Brick devises a scheme to cover his lie about his wrapping-paper sales.

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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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