Family Matters

Family Matters (1989)


  • Genre: Comedy
  • Creator: William Bickley, Michael Warren
  • First Air Date: 1989-09-22
  • Last Air Date: 1998-07-17
  • Total Seasons: 9
  • Total Episodes: 215
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Language: e
  • Production Company: Bickley-Warren Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: ABC
star 6.8/10
From 159 Ratings

Summary

A long-running dramedy centering on the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers.

  • Keywords: chicago, illinois, middle class, spin off
  • Family Matters Trailer

    Family Matters Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1989-09-22
    22 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1990-09-21
    25 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1991-09-20
    25 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 1992-09-18
    24 Episodes

    Season 5

    First Air Date: 1993-09-24
    24 Episodes

    Season 6

    First Air Date: 1994-09-23
    25 Episodes

    Season 7

    First Air Date: 1995-09-22
    24 Episodes

    Season 8

    First Air Date: 1996-09-20
    24 Episodes

    Season 9

    First Air Date: 1997-09-19
    22 Episodes

    Family Matters Episodes

    Season 1 Episode 1
    The Mama Who Came to Dinner
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    Season 1 Episode 2
    Two-Income Family
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    Season 1 Episode 3
    Short Story
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    Season 1 Episode 4
    Rachel's First Date
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    Season 1 Episode 5
    Straight A's
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    Season 1 Episode 6
    Mr. Badwrench
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    Season 1 Episode 7
    Body Damage
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    Season 1 Episode 8
    Stake-Out
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    Season 1 Episode 9
    False Arrest
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    Season 1 Episode 10
    Basketball Blues
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    Season 1 Episode 11
    The Quilt
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    Season 1 Episode 12
    Laura's First Date
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    Season 1 Episode 13
    Man's Best Friend
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    Season 1 Episode 14
    Baker's Dozens
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    Season 1 Episode 15
    The Big Reunion
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    Season 1 Episode 16
    The Party
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    Season 1 Episode 17
    The Big Fix
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    Season 1 Episode 18
    Sitting Pretty
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    Season 1 Episode 19
    In a Jam
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    Season 1 Episode 20
    The Candidate
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    Season 1 Episode 21
    Bowl Me Over
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    Season 1 Episode 22
    Rock Video
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    Season 2 Episode 1
    Rachel's Place
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    Season 2 Episode 2
    Torn Between Two Lovers
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    Season 2 Episode 3
    Marriage 101
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    Season 2 Episode 4
    Flashpants
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    Season 2 Episode 5
    The Crash Course
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    Season 2 Episode 6
    Boxcar Blues
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    Season 2 Episode 7
    Dog Day Halloween
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    Season 2 Episode 8
    Cousin Urkel
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    Season 2 Episode 9
    Dedicated to the One I Love
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    Season 2 Episode 10
    The Science Project
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    Season 2 Episode 11
    Requiem for an Urkel
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    Season 2 Episode 12
    Fast Eddie Winslow
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    Season 2 Episode 13
    Have Yourself a Very Winslow Christmas
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    Season 2 Episode 14
    Ice Station Winslow
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    Season 2 Episode 15
    Son
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    Season 2 Episode 16
    Do the Right Thing
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    Season 2 Episode 17
    High Hopes
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    Season 2 Episode 18
    Life of the Party
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    Season 2 Episode 19
    Busted
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    Season 2 Episode 20
    Fight the Good Fight
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    Season 2 Episode 21
    Taking Credit
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    Season 2 Episode 22
    Finding the Words
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    Season 2 Episode 23
    Skip to My Lieu
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    Season 2 Episode 24
    The Good the Bad and the Urkel
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    Season 2 Episode 25
    I Should Have Done Something
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    Season 3 Episode 1
    Boom!
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    Season 3 Episode 2
    Brain Over Brawn
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    Season 3 Episode 3
    The Show Must Go On
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    Season 3 Episode 4
    Words Hurt
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    Season 3 Episode 5
    Daddy's Little Girl
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    Season 3 Episode 6
    Citizen's Court
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    Season 3 Episode 7
    Robo-Nerd (1)
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    Season 3 Episode 8
    Making the Team
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    Season 3 Episode 9
    Born to Be Mild
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    Season 3 Episode 10
    The Love God
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    Season 3 Episode 11
    Old and Alone
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    Season 3 Episode 12
    A Pair of Ladies
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    Season 3 Episode 13
    Choir Trouble
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    Season 3 Episode 14
    A Test of Friendship
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    Season 3 Episode 15
    Jailhouse Blues
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    Season 3 Episode 16
    Brown Bombshell
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    Season 3 Episode 17
    Food, Lies and Videotape
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    Season 3 Episode 18
    My Broken-Hearted Valentine
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    Season 3 Episode 19
    Woman of the People
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    Season 3 Episode 20
    Love and Kisses
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    Season 3 Episode 21
    Stop, in the Name of Love
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    Season 3 Episode 22
    The Urkel Who Came to Dinner
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    Season 3 Episode 23
    Robo-Nerd (2)
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    Season 3 Episode 24
    Dudes
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    Season 3 Episode 25
    Farewell, My Laura
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    Season 4 Episode 1
    Surely You Joust
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    Season 4 Episode 2
    Hot Wheels
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    Season 4 Episode 3
    Dance to the Music
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    Season 4 Episode 4
    Driving Carl Crazy
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    Season 4 Episode 5
    Rumor Has It
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    Season 4 Episode 6
    Number One with a Bullet
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    Season 4 Episode 7
    Whose Kid Is It Anyway?
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    Season 4 Episode 8
    An Officer and a Waldo
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    Season 4 Episode 9
    Just One Date
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    Season 4 Episode 10
    The Oddest Couple
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    Season 4 Episode 11
    It's a Mad, Mad, Madhouse
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    Season 4 Episode 12
    It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Urkel
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    Season 4 Episode 13
    Muskrat Love
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    Season 4 Episode 14
    The Way the Ball Bounces
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    Season 4 Episode 15
    A Thought in the Dark
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    Season 4 Episode 16
    Tender Kisses
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    Season 4 Episode 17
    Heart Strings
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    Season 4 Episode 18
    Higher Anxiety
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    Season 4 Episode 19
    Mama's Wedding
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    Season 4 Episode 20
    Pulling Teeth
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    Season 4 Episode 21
    Walk on the Wild Side
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    Season 4 Episode 22
    Hot Stuff
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    Season 4 Episode 23
    Stormy Weather
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    Season 4 Episode 24
    Buds 'n' Buns
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    Season 5 Episode 1
    Hell Toupee
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    Season 5 Episode 2
    It Didn't Happen One Night
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    Season 5 Episode 3
    Saved by the Urkel
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    Season 5 Episode 4
    A Matter of Principle
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    Season 5 Episode 5
    Money Out the Window
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    Season 5 Episode 6
    Best Friends
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    Season 5 Episode 7
    Grandmama
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    Season 5 Episode 8
    Dr. Urkel and Mr. Cool
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    Season 5 Episode 9
    Car Wars
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    Season 5 Episode 10
    All the Wrong Moves
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    Season 5 Episode 11
    Christmas Is Where the Heart Is
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    Season 5 Episode 12
    Scenes from a Mall
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    Season 5 Episode 13
    Rock Enroll
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    Season 5 Episode 14
    Like a Virgin
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    Season 5 Episode 15
    Good Cop, Bad Cop
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    Season 5 Episode 16
    Presumed Urkel
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    Season 5 Episode 17
    Father of the Bride
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    Season 5 Episode 18
    Psycho Twins
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    Season 5 Episode 19
    That's What Friends Are For
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    Season 5 Episode 20
    Opposites Attract
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    Season 5 Episode 21
    A-Camping We Will Go
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    Season 5 Episode 22
    Nunsense
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    Season 5 Episode 23
    Aunt Oona
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    Season 5 Episode 24
    Stefan Returns
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    Season 6 Episode 1
    To Be or Not to Be (1)
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    Season 6 Episode 2
    To Be or Not to Be (2)
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    Season 6 Episode 3
    Till Death Do Us Apartment
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    Season 6 Episode 4
    The Looney Bin
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    Season 6 Episode 5
    Beta Chi Guy
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    Season 6 Episode 6
    Dark and Stormy Night
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    Season 6 Episode 7
    Par for the Course
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    Season 6 Episode 8
    Sink or Swim
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    Season 6 Episode 9
    Paradise Bluff
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    Season 6 Episode 10
    Flying Blind
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    Season 6 Episode 11
    Miracle on Elm Street
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    Season 6 Episode 12
    Midterm Crisis
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    Season 6 Episode 13
    An Unlikely Match
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    Season 6 Episode 14
    The Substitute Son
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    Season 6 Episode 15
    The Gun
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    Season 6 Episode 16
    Wedding Bell Blues
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    Season 6 Episode 17
    Ain't Nothin' But an Urkel
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    Season 6 Episode 18
    My Uncle Hero
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    Season 6 Episode 19
    My Bodyguard
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    Season 6 Episode 20
    Cheers Looking at You, Kid
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    Season 6 Episode 21
    What's Up Doc?
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    Season 6 Episode 22
    We're Going to Disney World (1)
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    Season 6 Episode 23
    We're Going to Disney World (2)
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    Season 6 Episode 24
    They Shoot Urkels, Don't They?
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    Season 6 Episode 25
    Home Sweet Home
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    Season 7 Episode 1
    Little Big Guy
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    Season 7 Episode 2
    The Naked and the Nerdy
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    Season 7 Episode 3
    Bugged
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    Season 7 Episode 4
    Teacher's Pet
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    Season 7 Episode 5
    Walking My Baby Back Home
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    Season 7 Episode 6
    She's Back
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    Season 7 Episode 7
    Hot Rods to Heck
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    Season 7 Episode 8
    Talk's Cheap
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    Season 7 Episode 9
    Struck by Lightning
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    Season 7 Episode 10
    Best Years of Our Lives
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    Season 7 Episode 11
    Fa La La La Laagghh!
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    Season 7 Episode 12
    Friendship Cycles
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    Season 7 Episode 13
    South of the Border
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    Season 7 Episode 14
    Life in the Fast Lane
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    Season 7 Episode 15
    Random Acts of Science
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    Season 7 Episode 16
    Tips for a Better Life
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    Season 7 Episode 17
    Swine Lake
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    Season 7 Episode 18
    My Big Brother
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    Season 7 Episode 19
    Eau de love
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    Season 7 Episode 20
    Twinkle Toes Faldo
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    Season 7 Episode 21
    Scammed
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    Season 7 Episode 22
    Dream Date
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    Season 7 Episode 23
    A Ham Is Born
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    Season 7 Episode 24
    Send in the Clone
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    Season 8 Episode 1
    Paris Vacation (1)
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    Season 8 Episode 2
    Paris Vacation (2)
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    Season 8 Episode 3
    Paris Vacation (3)
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    Season 8 Episode 4
    Movin' On
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    Season 8 Episode 5
    3J in the House
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    Season 8 Episode 6
    Getting Buff
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    Season 8 Episode 7
    Stevil
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    Season 8 Episode 8
    Karate Kids
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    Season 8 Episode 9
    Home Again
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    Season 8 Episode 10
    Nightmare at Urkel Oaks
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    Season 8 Episode 11
    Chick-a-Boom
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    Season 8 Episode 12
    The Jury
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    Season 8 Episode 13
    It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
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    Season 8 Episode 14
    Revenge of the Nerd
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    Season 8 Episode 15
    Love Triangles
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    Season 8 Episode 16
    Father Time
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    Season 8 Episode 17
    Beauty and the Beast
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    Season 8 Episode 18
    Le Jour d'amour
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    Season 8 Episode 19
    What Do You Know?
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    Season 8 Episode 20
    Odd Man In
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    Season 8 Episode 21
    Flirting with Disaster
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    Season 8 Episode 22
    Pound Foolish
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    Season 8 Episode 23
    The Brother Who Came to Dinner
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    Season 8 Episode 24
    A Pirate's Life for Me
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    Season 9 Episode 1
    Out With the Old
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    Season 9 Episode 2
    They Shoot Ducks, Don't They?
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    Season 9 Episode 3
    Dumb Belle of the Ball
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    Season 9 Episode 4
    Drinking and Jiving
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    Season 9 Episode 5
    Who's Afraid of the Big Black Book?
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    Season 9 Episode 6
    A Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Read
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    Season 9 Episode 7
    Stevil II: This Time He's Not Alone
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    Season 9 Episode 8
    Trading Places
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    Season 9 Episode 9
    A Pain in Harassment
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    Season 9 Episode 10
    Original Gangsta Dawg
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    Season 9 Episode 11
    Deck the Malls
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    Season 9 Episode 12
    Grill of My Dreams
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    Season 9 Episode 13
    Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
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    Season 9 Episode 14
    Crazy for You (1)
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    Season 9 Episode 15
    Crazier for You (2)
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    Season 9 Episode 16
    Whose Man Is It Anyway?
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    Season 9 Episode 17
    Polkapalooza
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    Season 9 Episode 18
    Throw Urkel from the Train
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    Season 9 Episode 19
    Don't Make Me Over
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    Season 9 Episode 20
    Pop Goes the Question
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    Season 9 Episode 21
    Lost in Space (1)
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    Season 9 Episode 22
    Lost in Space (2)
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    • Reginald VelJohnson

      as Carl Winslow
    • Darius McCrary

      as Eddie Winslow
    • Kellie Shanygne Williams

      as Laura Winslow
    • Jaleel White

      as Steve Urkel
    Production Pamela Eells Producer

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