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Growing Pains 

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

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Neal Marlens
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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 16 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Alan Thicke ...  Dr. Jason Seaver 167 episodes, 1985-1992
Joanna Kerns ...  Maggie Malone Seaver 167 episodes, 1985-1992
Kirk Cameron ...  Mike Seaver 167 episodes, 1985-1992
Jeremy Miller ...  Ben Seaver 167 episodes, 1985-1992
Tracey Gold ...  Carol Seaver 166 episodes, 1985-1992
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Storyline

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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Comedy | Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Unser lautes Heim See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(166 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono | Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

Although Mike is the oldest of the Seaver kids, Kirk Cameron actually was more than a year younger than Tracey Gold, who played Mike's younger sister Carol. See more »

Quotes

Maggie Katherine Malone Seaver: Carol, how dare you disobey us!
Jason: I never thought I would ever say that but Carol Ann Seaver, you're grounded.
Carol: Wait...
Maggie Katherine Malone Seaver: No explanations. You are not getting a nose job.
Carol: I know.
Jason: What?
Carol: I'm not getting a nose job.
Jason: Don't confuse us by agreeing with us, Carol.
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Referenced in Nobody's Watching (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

As Long As We Got Each Other
Written by John Bettis
Performed by B.J. Thomas
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only love`n it!
11 December 2003 | by yuxuSee all my reviews

In china,it played every summer vocation,I have seen it twice in this and last summer.In fact,the first time I saw it is about in early 90s`,when I was over ten years old,that made me happy. Today I am 20 years old and I still love it,even more!I think it`s the great example of America family,great love in family,love each other. I wish when I have my own children,I can sit down with them and my wife,in front of the TV,watch it!


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