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According to Jim 

A television show centered around a macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jim Belushi ...  Jim 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Courtney Thorne-Smith ...  Cheryl 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Larry Joe Campbell ...  Andy 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Taylor Atelian ...  Ruby 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Billi Bruno ...  Gracie 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Kimberly Williams-Paisley ...  Dana 165 episodes, 2001-2009
Conner Rayburn ...  Kyle 102 episodes, 2004-2009
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A television show centered around a macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.

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Roll over and play dad. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

ABC [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 October 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Dad See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Before the show first aired it was titled "The Dad". See more »

Goofs

The front porch swing at the house. When there is a picture of the front of the house, the swing is parallel with the front of the house. When there is a scene on the front porch/front door area, the porch swing is perpendicular to the house. See more »

Quotes

Dana: I'm trying my best to stay neutral, like Switzerland
Cheryl: You mean creepy Switzerland that hid nazi money?
Dana: No, I mean fun Switzerland with the watches, and the chocolate
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Referenced in Cinematic Titanic: Legacy of Blood (2008) See more »

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rock-bottom all the way
20 March 2004 | by rimjakSee all my reviews

I am tolerant of bad movies and bad TV shows. Sometimes even the worst of productions can have at least one bit of quality. Sadly, "According to Jim" has absolutely no redeeming value whatsoever. The cast (headed by Jim Belushi and Courtney Thorne-Smith) tries hard, but the over-recycled material just isn't there. Plots are tired and predictable, gags are limp. Even cheap laughs aren't funny. I say if the writers are gonna rip off plots from other TV shows they should at least pick those that are actually FUNNY. It seems they pick the same plot lines cannibalized by other current shows. While I'm sure "According to Jim" will be around for as long as it has an audience, I must say that it STINKS TO HIGH HEAVEN.


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