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)
Betsy Randle ...
 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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Anthony Tyler Quinn originally auditioned for the role of Cory's father on the hit sitcom. Writers thought he was too young for the role, and William Russ was eventually chosen. See more »

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As with any long running series, certain details change as the show progresses and writers change. Both Shawn and Topanga, for instance, have sisters in the first season but are later depicted as only children. In the show's earlier years, Topanga's mom was named Chloe, but in later episodes she's known as Rhiannon. Inconsistencies like these are generally forgiven in series. See more »

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Eric: Hey, what's up with the Weasel? She's locked herself in the bathroom singing, "On the first day of Christmas, I murdered Santa Claus.".
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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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This show was for us all, and we loved it!
24 August 2004 | by (Tulsa, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

This show was great! it was heartfelt and made us feel good about ourselves. This show took us back to our youth. When we were the boys meeting the world. When we were facing life and wondered how the world would put us in a situation that was ironically impossible. This show took the impossible situation and turned it into the fun we had if we had thought about the "OH YEAH!" factor before hand. This show was for us all. It made us feel good about ourselves and our remembrance of our youth. This show was for us all, and we loved it! This show is one that will live on after its cancellation. our children will watch it and our children will love it. Admit it, who didn't shed a tear when it was over?


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