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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

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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.

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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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Tue Aug 30 9:00pm
The Wonderful World of Hecks(Season 5, Episode 24) HALMRK

In the fifth-season finale, the Hecks arrive at Walt Disney World, but a series of mishaps occur and threaten to ruin to their family vacation.

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Tue Aug 30 9:30pm
Unbraceable You(Season 6, Episode 1) HALMRK

In the sixth-season opener, Frankie is mistaken about when school begins, so Sue and Brick start classes one week late. Meanwhile, Sue gets her braces off; Mike loses a basketball game to Axl; and Brick searches for his ideal book bag.

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Tue Aug 30 10:00pm
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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  • 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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