Shows like Malcolm in the Middle
Looking for shows that are like Malcolm in the Middle? Take a look at these great shows sorted by online popularity today.
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    1. Modern Family

    #135 most popular show yesterday

    Exploring the lives of the diverse Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan, Modern Family offers a mockumentary-style look at the family's antics. Its ensemble cast and sharp humor will resonate with viewers who enjoy the dynamic and sometimes chaotic family relationships of Malcolm in the Middle.

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    2. That '70s Show

    #347 most popular show yesterday

    Set in the 1970s, this period sitcom revolves around a group of teenage friends and the Forman family. It delivers a nostalgic look at youth culture and family life that showcases a similar comedic approach to the joys and pains of growing up.

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    3. The Middle

    #350 most popular show yesterday

    Centering on the Heck family living in the fictional town of Orson, Indiana, this show delivers a slice-of-life perspective on middle-class America with a comedic twist. Its focus on family relationships, parenting challenges, and everyday struggles makes it a spiritual successor to Malcolm in the Middle.

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    4. Arrested Development

    #383 most popular show yesterday

    Although centered around a more affluent and dysfunctional family, Arrested Development's witty dialogue, unique characters, and situational comedy provide a dense, quirky humor that should resonate with fans of Malcolm in the Middle's offbeat sensibilities.

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    5. Freaks and Geeks

    #728 most popular show yesterday

    Capturing the trials and tribulations of high school life, Freaks and Geeks deals with its ensemble cast of characters with heart and humor. Although it leans more towards drama, its authentic depiction of adolescence and family relationships will appeal to those who enjoy character-driven storytelling.

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    6. Fresh Off the Boat

    #729 most popular show yesterday

    With its focus on a Taiwanese-American family adjusting to life in Orlando, Florida, during the 1990s, Fresh Off the Boat tackles themes of culture clash, family bonds, and the American Dream with a comedic flair that Malcolm in the Middle fans can relate to.