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The Middle Season 8, Episode 4 – True Grit

Sue asks Axl for advice on how to break up with Jeremy; and Brick shows his school spirit in hopes of fitting in, but Troy steals the spotlight when he’s drafted by the football team. Elsewhere, Frankie accidentally buys herself racy underwear.

The Middle Season 8, Episode 3 – Halloween VII: The Heckoning

As Halloween approaches, Frankie is taken aback when she discovers that, if the circumstances…

The Middle Season 8, Episode 2 – A Tough Pill to Swallow

When a devastated Sue discovers that she has been kicked out of college because she forgot to…

The Middle Season 8, Episode 1 – The Core Group

Frankie and Mike are excited to meet April, the love of Axl’s life, but discover that love may…

The Middle Season 7, Episode 24 – The Show Must Go On

After almost forgetting that Brick’s middle school graduation is only days away, Frankie goes on a mission to right a wrong when Brick discovers that the song he was supposed to sing at the ceremony has been cut. Meanwhile, Sue needs to be at Dollywood to begin her summer job on the same day as

The Middle Season 7, Episode 23 – Find My Hecks

Now that summer vacation has begun for Sue and Axl, and they are both back at home, Frankie and Mike attempt to set a curfew for them after they end up coming home from a party at 2 a.m. But after arguing that they don’t have a curfew while away at college and won’t abide

The Middle Season 7, Episode 22 – Not Mother’s Day

After enduring year after year of botched Mother’s Days, Frankie declares that the family gets to take a pass on doing anything at all for her this year. But after a man offers to buy Frankie’s groceries at the market when she discovers that she forgot her wallet—and tells her to pay the kindly gesture

The Middle Season 7, Episode 21 – The Lanai

Frankie is excited to lay out and relax on her new backyard lanai—aka patio—that Mike and his workmates built for her. But peace and serenity become hard to come by when new neighbors, with three screaming kids, move in next door and make it next to impossible for Frankie to find some quiet time. Meanwhile,

The Middle Season 7, Episode 20 – Survey Says…

Frankie is thrilled when Sue invites her for lunch at the college. But lunch becomes awkward when Sue brings along her new boyfriend—Jeremy, the school activist—and the two of them begin bombarding Frankie with everything she, and the world in general, are doing wrong. Meanwhile, Axl informs a very disappointed Mike that he wants to

The Middle Season 7, Episode 19 – Crushed

Sue develops a huge crush on one of her college professors and goes to extremes to get him to notice her, and Frankie and Mike agree to meet Brick’s girlfriend Cindy’s parents, who end up being just as quirky as their daughter.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 18 – A Very Donahue Vacation

After making some extra money from the diaper business, Mike surprises a rather unenthusiastic Heck family with a spring break vacation at Mammoth Cave, Kentucky.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 17 – The Wisdom Teeth

Frankie is excited and looks forward to re-bonding and taking care of Sue and Axl, who both have to stay home during Spring Break to recuperate from having their wisdom teeth removed. And since he’s the only Heck child still living at home full time, Brick tries to lay down some new house rules with

The Middle Season 7, Episode 16 – The Man Hunt

After Brick attends a Bar Mitzvah and questions when he’ll officially become a man, Mike attempts to help him become more responsible in his quest to manhood. Meanwhile, Sue exudes a little too much enthusiasm as she tries to flirt and find herself a boyfriend, and Axl and Hutch find themselves a new home in

The Middle Season 7, Episode 15 – Hecks at a Movie

After discovering that Brick has never seen a movie in a theater, Frankie and Mike take him to see a film with a small scene that was partially shot in Orson. But when Brick sees a trailer for an upcoming “Planet Nowhere” film that he completely disapproves of, he makes it his mission to ensure

The Middle Season 7, Episode 14 – Film, Friends and Fruit Pies

While Frankie and Mike try to figure out which household appliance a piece of plastic belongs to, Brick becomes a tyrannical director when he casts Cindy and Troy to re-enact scenes from “Knots Landing” for a school project.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 13 – Floating 50

Mike enlists Axl and Brick’s help to throw a surprise party for Frankie’s 50th birthday. Meanwhile, Sue is mocked after posting a flyer for her missing sock in the dorm laundry room; and Coach Babbitt is determined to turn Brick into an athlete after he turns in a project about how he can’t play sports.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 12 – Birds of a Feather

Axl begins his internship at a snack-making company; Frankie complains about working for Smile Superstars; and Cindy confesses to Mike that she kissed another boy. Meanwhile, Sue’s professor challenges her to stop seeing the world in a positive light for a writing assignment.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 11 – The Rush

As Sue desires to join a sorority, Frankie feels useless when Brick decides to go shopping by himself. Axl helps Mike to use social media for his project.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 10 – No Silent Night

Dreading the fact that they are always late to church and end up in the overflow room, Frankie makes the decision to have the family watch a Christmas Eve service on TV from the comfort of the Heck house. But a string of events make their evening anything but a peaceful, silent night.

The Middle Season 7, Episode 9 – The Convention

Frankie invites Mike to join her on a trip to Des Moines, Iowa for a convention about her dentist office’s transition to a new owner; and Axl informs a disapproving Sue that he’s moving into her dorm room. Meanwhile, Mike’s dad agrees to watch Brick while the parents are out of town.