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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Sat Jun 24 8:00am
Change in the Air(Season 5, Episode 2) HALMRK

Sue enjoys high-school life without Axl around to taunt her. Meanwhile, Brick fears using the bathroom at middle school; and Frankie doesn't understand why Axl is staying in touch with Mike but not her.

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Sat Jun 24 8:30am
The Potato(Season 5, Episode 3) HALMRK

Sue takes a job at an eatery at the mall in order to earn money to buy a car. Meanwhile, Brick's parents discover that he hasn't attended any classes at his new school; and Axl grows annoyed with his college roommate, so he bunks at home.

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Sun Jun 25 8:00am
The 100th(Season 5, Episode 4) HALMRK

Frankie and Mike drive a cow float in a parade celebrating Orson's 100th anniversary. Meanwhile, Brick works on writing a new town motto; Axl and his pals try to earn some cash by reviving Boss Co.; and Sue uses Brad to make Darrin jealous.

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Sun Jun 25 8:30am
Halloween IV: The Ghost Story(Season 5, Episode 5) HALMRK

Sue conducts a séance close to Halloween and believes she sees the ghost of Christopher Columbus. Meanwhile, Axl's banned from a party in his own dorm room as part of his hazing by the football team; and Brick gets advice on how to ask a girl to a dance.

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Mon Jun 26 1:00pm
The Table(Season 6, Episode 4) FREFM

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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Mon Jun 26 9:00pm
The Cheerleader(Season 1, Episode 2) HALMRK

Frankie organizes a publicity stunt featuring a car full of jelly beans; Sue doesn't make the swim team and learns she needs glasses; and Brick develops an alternative reading program. Mr. Ehlert: Brian Doyle-Murray.

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Mon Jun 26 9:30pm
The Floating Anniversary(Season 1, Episode 3) HALMRK

Frankie and Mike's romantic anniversary plans are sidetracked by complications including Brick's illness, Sue's heartbreak, Axl and his learner's permit, and a diaper-clad dog.

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Mon Jun 26 10:00pm
The Trip(Season 1, Episode 4) HALMRK

Sue sells sausage and cheese for a school fund-raiser to win a trip to the state capital, but she isn't recognized for her efforts. Meanwhile, Brick's first girlfriend turns out to be a bit bossy. Mr. Ehlert: Brian Doyle-Murray.

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Mon Jun 26 10:30pm
The Block Party(Season 1, Episode 5) HALMRK

Brick is tested at school and rated "socially challenged," and Mike hopes basketball will bring him out of his shell. But when a lawn-mower contest is held at the neighborhood block party, it's Brick's talent for souping up engines that helps him fit in. M (more…)

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Tue Jun 27 9:00pm
The Front Door(Season 1, Episode 6) HALMRK

Axl accidentally breaks down the front door and Mike insists that he repair it, which may leave the house open for days. Meanwhile, it's time for Sue's school picture, and she's not exactly photogenic.

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Tue Jun 27 9:30pm
The Scratch(Season 1, Episode 7) HALMRK

A frantic cleanup at the Heck house leads to a minor injury to Brick and a run-in with a social worker, and Bob helps a reluctant Mr. Ehlert shoot a commercial for the car lot.

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Tue Jun 27 10:00pm
Thanksgiving(Season 1, Episode 8) HALMRK

Mr. Ehlert forces the staff to work on Thanksgiving, throwing a wrench in the Hecks' plans for a festive family feast. Meanwhile, Frankie and Mike approve of Sue's first boyfriend, who's a safer choicer than even Sue knows; and Axl loses Brick in a corn ma (more…)

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Tue Jun 27 10:30pm
Siblings(Season 1, Episode 9) HALMRK

Frankie is determined to promote harmony among her children after observing what she thinks is a perfect, loving family. Also, Aunt Edie (Jeanette Miller) makes a big mistake at the quarry. Will Mike fire her for it?

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Wed Jun 28 1:00pm
Halloween V(Season 6, Episode 5) FREFM

Brick invites a girl home just to hang out with him on Halloween, much to his parents' surprise. Meanwhile, Sue tries to host a pumpkin-patch screening of an animated holiday classic to earn money for college; and Axl gets locked inside of a library.

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Wed Jun 28 1:30pm
The Sinkhole(Season 6, Episode 6) FREFM

Frankie is forced to wash dishes with the outside hose after the kitchen sink caves in. Meanwhile, Sue must learn a complicated dance routine in order to pass phys ed; and Brick takes Axl's advice and tries to scam Mike after breaking the lawn mower.

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Wed Jun 28 2:00pm
Thanksgiving VI(Season 6, Episode 7) FREFM

The Hecks go to a restaurant buffet for Thanksgiving dinner. However, the meal doesn't go well because Sue suspects that Mike dislikes Darrin, Brick invites his unconventional girlfriend and Frankie makes Axl bring a date he doesn't even know.

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Wed Jun 28 2:30pm
The College Tour(Season 6, Episode 8) FREFM

Sue tours some colleges with her dad. Meanwhile, Frankie eagerly dashes off to see Axl play football in his first college game; and with no family members around, Brick gets assistance from the Hecks' friends as he works on a school project.

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Wed Jun 28 3:00pm
The Christmas Wall(Season 6, Episode 9) FREFM

An unappreciated Frankie takes a simplistic approach to Christmas. Meanwhile, Mike buys an artificial tree; Axl and Sean get into an intense quarrel, which threatens their business relationship; and Brick writes a letter summarizing the Hecks' past year.

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Wed Jun 28 3:30pm
Pam Freakin' Staggs(Season 6, Episode 10) FREFM

Frankie acts like a teenager when she hangs out with Pam Staggs, a former classmate who was popular in high school. Meanwhile, Brick surprises Mike by winning an athletic award; Sue pursues some odd hobbies; and Axl seeks a date with Devin Levin.

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Wed Jun 28 9:00pm
Christmas(Season 1, Episode 10) HALMRK

Frankie rehearses for a choir solo for her church's Christmas midnight mass, and Mike's handling of the family yuletide preparations makes her jealous. Meanwhile, Brick has a problem, and Frankie and Mike try to help him overcome it and get into the holida (more…)

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Wed Jun 28 9:30pm
The Jeans(Season 1, Episode 12) HALMRK

Sue wants a trendy pair of jeans to impress her classmates; Axl wants a car to impress a girl; and Brick wants to prove his responsibility by taking care of Aunt Ginny and Aunt Edie's dog, Doris.

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Wed Jun 28 10:00pm
The Neighbor(Season 1, Episode 11) HALMRK

The Hecks have a confrontation with neighbor Rita Glossner (Brooke Shields) and her sons. Meanwhile, Brick and Axl learn a lesson about bribery.

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Wed Jun 28 10:30pm
The Interview(Season 1, Episode 13) HALMRK

Mike's plant is closed for research after he finds a dinosaur bone in the quarry, and he begins to feel like a dinosaur himself when he sees how much technology has affected searching for a new job. Meanwhile, Brick decides to run for school historian, and (more…)

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Thu Jun 29 9:00pm
The Yelling(Season 1, Episode 14) HALMRK

Frankie agrees to stop yelling at her kids if they do their schoolwork and chores, and Mike gets a night job delivering snack cakes with Bob.

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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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