The Middle

  • 2009
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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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Adult Swim Season 8, Episode 20 Apr 18, 2017 Subscription

Axl allows Frankie to take him suit shopping.

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Frankie and Mike send Brick to a religious camp.

The Par-Tay Season 8, Episode 18 Apr 4, 2017 Free

Axl let Brick hang out with him at college.

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When Axl runs into just about all of his ex-girlfriends at a party – including Devin Levin, Cassidy and even Weird Ashley – he tries to figure out what the universe is telling him.

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Brick and Sue Go "Swimming"
01:10 — Sue and Brick try to make it look like they just went swimming.
Frankie Gives Axl Career Advice
01:51 — Axl is nervous about starting his career.
Axl and Lexi Are Dating
01:08 — Axl declares that he's dating Lexi after a classmate drops off a notebook.
The Hecks Versus the Fergusons
02:45 — Mike and Frankie compete with the Fergusons on parenting.

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Mon Apr 24 3:00pm
The Jump(Season 5, Episode 6) FREFM

Frankie bonds with a rescue dog. Meanwhile, Sue wins a spot on her school's volleyball team; and Axl realizes that he's flunking most of his college classes, so he turns to Brick for academic help.

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Mon Apr 24 3:30pm
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 Apr 24 4:00pm
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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  • 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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