Modern Family (2009– )
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The whole family comes out to support Manny's newfound interest - fencing. It turns out he's quite masterful in the sport, but Jay's proud enthusiasm triggers an old childhood wound for ... See full summary »

Director:

Randall Einhorn

Writers:

Steven Levitan (created by), Christopher Lloyd (created by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Ed O'Neill ... Jay Pritchett
Sofía Vergara ... Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
Julie Bowen ... Claire Dunphy
Ty Burrell ... Phil Dunphy
Jesse Tyler Ferguson ... Mitchell Pritchett
Eric Stonestreet ... Cameron Tucker
Sarah Hyland ... Haley Dunphy
Ariel Winter ... Alex Dunphy
Nolan Gould ... Luke Dunphy
Rico Rodriguez ... Manny Delgado
Mo Collins ... Denise
Amy Landers ... Krista Flum
Nolan North ... Donald Flum
Monti Sharp Monti Sharp ... Tournament Official
Alexandra 'Sasha' Park Alexandra 'Sasha' Park ... Caroline
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Storyline

The whole family comes out to support Manny's newfound interest - fencing. It turns out he's quite masterful in the sport, but Jay's proud enthusiasm triggers an old childhood wound for Mitchell. Meanwhile Phil is determined to find where Luke's hidden talents lie. Written by ABC Publicity

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 November 2009 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The episode is titled after the fencing phrase of the same name. See more »

Goofs

When Jay and Gloria are prepping Manny for his fencing match, Manny's grip changes back and forth between shots. See more »

Quotes

Gloria Delgado-Pritchett: [Trying to make amends after Manny defeats Caroline who happens to be an orphan from the children's hospital] So, can we take you and Caroline out for ice cream?
Denise: We can't. She's diabetic.
Jay Pritchett: Of course she is.
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Connections

References Clear and Present Danger (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Modern Family Main Theme
(uncredited)
Written by Gabriel Mann
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