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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Mr. Feeny and Dean Bolander get married on the show; William Daniels (Feeny) and Bonnie Bartlett (Bolander) are married in real life as well. 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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Alan: As much as I love this, you and me, how long is this going to go on?
Eric: Uh. I don't know, We could play to 11 or 21 or 17 - that'd be weird, huh?
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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 very fun show
4 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Boy Meets World is a show that reminds me a lot of NBC's 'Friends,' except for teens and younger children. Ben Savage leads the show as the character Cory Matthews. BMW shows the hardships of life from a young kid, a teen, a young adult, and finally, an adult. The show does a great job of adding humor in a lot of aspects of the show. As Cory goes on, you can see that he is maturing with time. I grew up with Cory, and he shows how hard it can be. The show does a good job of developing Cory, giving him the girl of his dreams, a loyal friend, a caring family, and a teacher/principal who has always been at his side. The show has everything that makes a good sitcom, comedy, drama, romance, and the occasional deep trouble that every teen gets in. BMW ended 5 years ago, but it is still one of the most watched shows on TV on the Disney Channel and ABC Family.

It's just so much fun to watch this show, and watch the characters develop so well. It's just a shame that none of the actors from the show besides Rider Strong and Will Friedle have gone on to bigger and better things. Look for Ben Savage to star in a movie next year, that's looking very good.

9.5/10 --spy


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