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Boy Meets World 

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Adolescent Cory Matthews grows up, and faces problems with friends, family, and school.
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Series cast summary:
...  Cory Matthews / ... 158 episodes, 1993-2000
...  George Feeny / ... 158 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Amy Matthews / ... 158 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Eric Matthews / ... 158 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Shawn Hunter / ... 158 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Alan Matthews / ... 154 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Topanga Lawrence / ... 145 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Morgan Matthews / ... 74 episodes, 1996-2000
...  Jack Hunter / ... 68 episodes, 1997-2000
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Storyline

In this TV series we see the "adventures" and goofs of a young schoolboy named Cory Matthews and his best friend Shawn Hunter. At school, they aren't very popular with girls, and they have enemies like Harley, Joey, and Frankie. They also get often in trouble with Mr. Feeny, the school's funny principal. Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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Comedy | Drama | Family

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24 September 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aprendiendo a vivir  »

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(158 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The syndication of "Boy Meets World" was so successful that ABC Family started to air it twice during its daytime and evening schedule (2014). MTV2 also airs the show on weekends (2014). A June 2014 prime-time airing of the show on Disney Channel registered 1.825 million viewers according to a report. Now, Teen Nick airs 2 episodes starting at 10pm. (2016-present). See more »

Goofs

In several episodes, the names and identities of Topanga's parents change. In season one, she calls them Jedediah and Chloe. In later seasons, they are Jedediah and Rhiannon. In total, four men and three women have played Topanga's parents, including a casting change right in the middle of a story arc regarding their divorce. See more »

Quotes

[after Topanga decided at the last minute to not marry Cory, by not saying "I do."]
Topanga: I don't know what to say.
Cory: "Do". You know, "do"? It's the first half of your favorite word, "don't".
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a very fun show
4 January 2005 | by 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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