Boy Meets World (1993–2000)

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Adolescent Cory Matthews grows up, and faces problems with friends, family, and school.

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 Cory Matthews / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 George Feeny (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 Shawn Hunter / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 Amy Matthews (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 Eric Matthews / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 Alan Matthews (154 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 Topanga Lawrence / ... (147 episodes, 1993-2000)
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 Morgan Matthews / ... (75 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Jack Hunter / ... (68 episodes, 1997-2000)
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Adolescent Cory Matthews and his best friend Shawn, and Cory's girlfriend Topanga attempt to survive the trials of high school, along with the help of the George Feeny, the high-school principal and Cory's next-door neighbor. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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The final theme, written and performed by Phil Rosenthal, of the band Twenty Cent Crush, remained for seasons five through seven. See more »

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The main characters were in the sixth grade and eleven years old when the series began in Fall of 1993. They should have graduated from high school, therefore, in the year 2000. Instead, two years were missing from their high school careers and the writers had them graduate in 1998. When season 2 began, they were in 7th grade and this was referenced by head bully and repeating senior Harley Kiner. He was known for especially picking on seventh graders and kept reminding Cory of that fact throughout the second season. Somewhere between season's 3 and 4 their year in school became hazy between them being in 8th grade and freshmen in high school. See more »

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At the end of the episode "I am Not a Crook," Topanga runs for class president. Everyone is chanting, "Topanga! Topanga! Topanga!" Because of this a credit is listed, "Executive Producer: Topanga." See more »

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A Comparison to Life
25 August 2004 | by (New Orleans, Louisiana) – See all my reviews

I grew up watching Boy Meets World. It has always been my favorite show. They talked about everything from a child's perspective to a teenager's perspective to an adult's perspective. The relationships and problems

that faced Cory and Topanga, Cory and Shawn, and the whole bunch face everyday teenagers today. It is completely understandable, and can always make you smile. I hope it continues to air on ABC and Disney Channel. It is an inspiration to children. Boy Meets World shows all of the hardships that children can have. From Shawn's parents splitting up to his dad dying. They show the progression to a wonderful relationship between Cory and Topanga. Some episodes can make you laugh and some can make you cry. It is like a Friends episode for children. It is a wonderful story of friendships, relationships, and life.


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