9 seasons available (215 episodes)

Family Matters

TVGSitcomComedyFamilyBlack StoriesTV Series1989

What matters most? Family, of course! Over its nine hit seasons, Family Matters bring...more

What matters most? Family, of course! Over its nine hit seasons, ...More

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Hell Toupee
Episode 1

Hell Toupee

Carl buys a toupee after enduring one too many jokes from Harriette. Steve tries to end the interminable bickering between Laura and his new girlfriend, Myra.
It Didn't Happen One Night
Episode 2

It Didn't Happen One Night

Steve offers to drive Laura to a cheerleading championship after she misses the bus, but Steve's car breaks down and Laura and Steve must share a motel room for the night.
Saved by the Urkel
Episode 3

Saved by the Urkel

After Steve saves Carl's life, Carl and and his family feel obligated to be nice to him.
A Matter of Principle
Episode 4

A Matter of Principle

When Harriette's boss asks her to fire part of her staff, Carl encourages her to refuse, but Harriette's boss fires her instead. Myra transfers to Steve's school to be closer to him
Money Out the Window
Episode 5

Money Out the Window

Eddie bets on football games, then steals a stamp from his father's collection to pay his bookie. Laura works two jobs to buy a car.
Best Friends
Episode 6

Best Friends

Eddie hires his good friend Waldo to work at Mighty Weenie and then considers discharging Waldo because he's horrible at the job. Laura is embarrassed by her mother.
Grandmama
Episode 7

Grandmama

Eddie agrees to be Steve's partner in a basketball tournament but then finds a better partner. Steve partners with an old lady, Grandmama.
Dr. Urkel and Mr. Cool
Episode 8

Dr. Urkel and Mr. Cool

When Laura tells Steve to be less annoying, he creates a potion that transforms him into a suave, charming man. But his new attitude soon causes more problems than it solves.
Car Wars
Episode 9

Car Wars

Laura encounters sexism while shopping for a used car, but she uses the salesman's sexist attitudes against him to negotiate a good price for a car.
All the Wrong Moves
Episode 10

All the Wrong Moves

To teach Carl a lesson, Harriette makes him pay her for her housework. Steve and Laura both have overly aggressive dates at the same drive-in movie.
Christmas Is Where the Heart Is
Episode 11

Christmas Is Where the Heart Is

Carl tearns the true meaning of Christmas aboard a stranded train as Steve attempts to cheer the miserable passengers.
Scenes From a Mall
Episode 12

Scenes From a Mall

The shopping mall is the meeting place for a battle between the sexes as the Winslow children and their friends converge.
Rock Enroll
Episode 13

Rock Enroll

After performing with his friend at a benefit concert, Eddie announces his plans to pursue a singing career rather than go to college.
Like a Virgin
Episode 14

Like a Virgin

Eddie is humiliated when his friends learn that he is still a virgin.
Good Cop, Bad Cop
Episode 15

Good Cop, Bad Cop

Eddie is harassed by police officers while driving through a white neighborhood.
Presumed Urkel
Episode 16

Presumed Urkel

Laura defends classmate Steve in a student trial when he is accused of blowing up the science laboratory.
Father of the Bride
Episode 17

Father of the Bride

Carl (REGINALD VelJOHNSON) dreams that his daughter, Laura (KELLIE SHANYGNE WILLIAMS), marries Steve (JALEEL WHITE).
Psycho Twins
Episode 18

Psycho Twins

When Carl, Steve and the boys visit a professional wrestler, Steve's potion puts the wrestler and his partner to sleep--and Carl and Steve agree to take the wrestlers' places in the ring
That's What Friends Are For
Episode 19

That's What Friends Are For

When Waldo is worried that college will end his friendship with Eddie and Carl is afraid to take the test to become a lieutenant, Eddie and Mother Winslow help them gain self-confidence.
Opposites Attract
Episode 20

Opposites Attract

Laura clashes with an overeager reporter at the school newspaper--but then realizes her attraction to him. Steve suffers from a severe attack of the hiccups after he's robbed in his home.
A Camping We Will Go
Episode 21

A Camping We Will Go

Carl, Eddie and Waldo's camping trip is disrupted when Steve arrives. Steve becomes even more annoying when he warns them about dangers at their campsite--all of which prove to be true.
Nunsense
Episode 22

Nunsense

Steve, Eddie and Waldo dress up as nuns and search for Myra in the convent to which she went after Steve ended their relationship.
Aunt Oona
Episode 23

Aunt Oona

Steve's dowdy Aunt Oona (DONNA SUMMER) visits and, with Harriette's help, becomes confident enough to win a singing competition.
Stefan Returns
Episode 24

Stefan Returns

Laura encourages nerdy Steve to create a new, improved potion to transform himself into his suave alter ego again--this time without the obnoxious side effects.

About this Show

Family Matters

What matters most? Family, of course! Over its nine hit seasons, Family Matters brings us a hilarious slice of middle-class Americana -- along with one of TV's wackiest characters, nerdy genius Steve Urkel. The extended Winslow family redefines the word "togetherness" as their home splits at the seams with chaos, confusion and laughter.

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