Growing Pains (1985–1992)

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The misadventures of a family with a home business father and a journalist mother.

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 Dr. Jason Seaver (167 episodes, 1985-1992)
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 Maggie Malone Seaver (167 episodes, 1985-1992)
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 Mike Seaver (167 episodes, 1985-1992)
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 Ben Seaver (167 episodes, 1985-1992)
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 Carol Seaver (166 episodes, 1985-1992)
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It's hard enough to raise a kid nowadays but when you have to cope with THESE kids, things tend to get out of hand! Dr Seaver, a psychologist and his wife Maggie Seaver, a journalist, try to do their best raising their family and although their kids, Mike, Ben, Carol and Crissie, cause them endless problems, they manage to keep the family close together. As long as they got each other, nothing else matters... Written by Xenophon Tsakanikas <ftpadmin@antigoni.med.auth.gr>

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Also Known As:

¡Ay! Como duele crecer  »

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Kirk Cameron was so intent on keeping the show devoid of adult themes that he phoned the president of ABC and accused producers Dan Guntzelman, Steve Marshall and Michael Sullivan of being "pornographers". The three then resigned from the show, having had enough of Cameron's shenanigans. See more »

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Carol: Are you sure you're not just after my blank check?
Mike: Of course not! What kind of brother do you think I am!
[thinking]
Mike: *Our* blank check.
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Referenced in Just Shoot Me!: Nina Sees Red: Part 2 (1999) See more »

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As Long As We Got Each Other
Written by John Bettis
Performed by B.J. Thomas
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One of my all time favorite shows!
30 April 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I absolutely love this show!!! It's definitely one of my absolute favorites and I watch reruns every day on the Disney Channel. It's right up there with "The Wonder Years." A fantastic family show!!!


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