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The Goldbergs 

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This ABC show takes place in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania in the 1980s and follows the lives of a family named The Goldbergs.

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Adam F. Goldberg
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Wendi McLendon-Covey ...  Beverly Goldberg 130 episodes, 2013-2018
Sean Giambrone ...  Adam Goldberg 129 episodes, 2013-2018
Troy Gentile ...  Barry Goldberg 129 episodes, 2013-2018
Hayley Orrantia ...  Erica Goldberg 129 episodes, 2013-2018
George Segal ...  Albert 'Pops' Solomon 129 episodes, 2013-2018
Jeff Garlin ...  Murray Goldberg 129 episodes, 2013-2018
Patton Oswalt ...  Narrator 120 episodes, 2013-2018
AJ Michalka ...  Lainey Lewis 77 episodes, 2014-2018
Sam Lerner ...  Geoff Schwartz 75 episodes, 2014-2018
Noah Munck ...  'Naked' Rob Smith 57 episodes, 2014-2018
Matt Bush ...  Andy Cogan 56 episodes, 2014-2018
Kenny Ridwan ...  Dave Kim 53 episodes, 2014-2018
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Storyline

Adam is a geeky movie loving kid from the '80s who filmed his entire childhood with his camera. His father Murray sits in his chair all day in his underpants whilst his mother Beverly cooks and smothers and his sister Erica hangs out with her popular friends and his brother Barry tries to be cool by any means possible.

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Oh, like your family was so cool in the '80s.

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Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

How the Hell Am I Normal? See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Many non-Jewish viewers are confused about what they see as conflicting signs about the family's religion. On the one hand, there are many implications and statements on the show that the Goldbergs are a Jewish family (for example, Beverly's insistence that her family should enthusiastically participate in "Super Hanukkah"), while on the other hand, they have been shown eating pork and shrimp. However, the viewers who consider their consumption of non-Kosher foods to be a sign that the Goldbergs are not Jewish are probably unaware that (according to a 2013 Pew research poll) only about twenty-two percent of Jews in the U.S. report keeping Kosher in any way. See more »

Goofs

In the German dubbed version of the series, Mr. Glascott's first name is Andre for the first four seasons. In season five, Beverly suddenly calls him Jim. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #33.14 (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Rewind (The Goldbergs Theme)
Written by I Fight Dragons
Performed by I Fight Dragons
opening theme
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About time!
30 October 2013 | by akua420See all my reviews

Its about time we get a great show like this! It reminds me so much of The Wonder Years (One of my favourite shows of all times). It is funny, all the actors are fantastic and have great chemistry together. After 3 episodes it quickly became my new favourite show. At the end of each episode there is a clip of the real family it is based on (Adam Goldberg) which I love. I think this is why the show works so great, is because its based on a real family and real stories. So many shows and movies you watch and there isn't anything realistic about it, so they are entertaining but not something you can relate to. That is not the case with this show, and that is why it reminds me so much of The Wonder Years. It mixes comedy with story telling. I can't rave about this show enough, and I will be FURIOUS if it gets cancelled.


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