The Middle (2009– )

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The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.

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Frankie is overwhelmed with guilt upon realising that she and the family forgot to celebrate Brick's 13th birthday; Sue wants to be included in the yearbook; Devin breaks up with Axl.


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 Frankie Heck (140 episodes, 2009-2015)
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 Mike Heck (140 episodes, 2009-2015)
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 Axl Heck (140 episodes, 2009-2015)
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 Sue Heck (140 episodes, 2009-2015)
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 Brick Heck (140 episodes, 2009-2015)
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The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.

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Just like your family...kind of. Not really. Well, maybe.

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The character Brick, played by Atticus Shaffer, is rumored to have Asperger syndrome or some sort of autism. He also possesses eidetic memory which is why he would usually recite sentences he said in the past to himself in a whisper. See more »

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The Middle
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Written by Jim Adkins, Tom Linton, Rick Burch and Zach Lind
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Real and Funny
5 November 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

You'd want to see this show because of the household names, Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Chris Kattan, Brian Doyle Murray, and you'd be pleasantly surprised by the writing. We all "know" the harried mom, laid back dad, "under achiever" kids, but within a twenty minute episode I realize how really well the writers capture the frustration and absurdity that goes with life in "the middle". This program doesn't fit the "oh poor hapless daddy" sitcoms, the kind Bob Newhart would NEVER do, and that's why I've been watching it. Because they have a real mess of a home and wear clothes you do see in the newspaper insert ads, these are some real people dealing with some way out there kinds of characters in situations which are hilarious and sometimes heartwarming, without being mushy. This is one show I look forward to each week!!


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