Last Man Standing

Last Man Standing

2011-2012TV-PG2 Seasons

Average of 270,455 ratings:

4.2 stars

After his wife's career takes off, Mike finds himself in charge of parenting their three daughters and trying to stay afloat in all the estrogen.



Summary (2011)

Mike Baxter believes in being a man's man: He works for an outdoor-sporting goods company and drives a pickup truck. But on the home front, his wife and three daughters have a different view of the world.

  • 1Pilot

    Season 1 : Episode 1 21 minutes


    Mike plays Cupid for Mandy by setting her up on a date with Kyle, one of his employees. But Mike's set-up gets off track when Kyle meets Kristin.

  • 2Last Baby Proofing Standing

    Season 1 : Episode 2 21 minutes

    Last Baby Proofing Standing

    Vanessa has second thoughts about baby-proofing the house when she is left alone to babysit and can't release the toilet seat's complicated latch.

  • 3Grandparents Day

    Season 1 : Episode 3 21 minutes

    Grandparents Day

    When Vanessa forces Mike to attend Grandparents Day at their grandson Boyd's preschool, Mike manages to insult the teacher and get Boyd kicked out.

  • 4Last Halloween Standing

    Season 1 : Episode 4 21 minutes

    Last Halloween Standing

    Let down when his daughters don't want to celebrate Halloween with him, Mike turns to 2-year-old Boyd to be his trick-or-treat partner.

  • 5Co-ed Softball

    Season 1 : Episode 5 21 minutes

    Co-ed Softball

    Mike must decide which way he will vote when the all-male Outdoor Man's softball team gets a mandate to allow females to play.

  • 6Good Cop, Bad Cop

    Season 1 : Episode 6 21 minutes

    Good Cop, Bad Cop

    When Mandy wants to enter a modeling contest on TV, Vanessa insists that Mike play the bad cop this time -- but he has difficulty following through.

  • 7Home Security

    Season 1 : Episode 7 21 minutes

    Home Security

    Vanessa rallies the neighbors to start a Neighborhood Watch program. While Mike patrols the block, he gets wrapped up in some neighborhood gossip.

  • 8House Rules

    Season 1 : Episode 8 21 minutes

    House Rules

    After an innocent date with Kristin, Kyle accidentally falls asleep in her bedroom. When Mike discovers this, he establishes a new set of house rules.

  • 9Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

    Season 1 : Episode 9 21 minutes

    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

    Though Mike is thrown when he meets his new neighbors, a lesbian couple, he's impressed with the similar interests he shares with one of the women.

  • 10Last Christmas Standing

    Season 1 : Episode 10 21 minutes

    Last Christmas Standing

    Mike's Christmas spirit gets dampened when Ryan, the father of Kristen's baby, unexpectedly comes back to town after a long absence.

  • 11The Passion of the Mandy

    Season 1 : Episode 11 21 minutes

    The Passion of the Mandy

    Amazed that Mandy has found a passion for something, Mike takes her under his wing when she campaigns to keep Ed's favorite hangout from closing.

  • 12Moon Over Kenya

    Season 1 : Episode 12 21 minutes

    Moon Over Kenya

    Vanessa wonders if Mike feels tied down now that he spends more time at home. Kristin and Eve think Mandy's choice to become a vegan is only a phase.

  • 13Take Your Daughter to Work

    Season 1 : Episode 13 21 minutes

    Take Your Daughter to Work

    Mike is taken aback when he finds out that Ed -- an absentee dad -- has hired his own daughter as the new marketing consultant of Outdoor Man.

  • 14Odd Couple Out

    Season 1 : Episode 14 21 minutes

    Odd Couple Out

    Vanessa blames Mike for their lack of party invitations, so he attempts to be friendlier and agrees to attend a neighbor's dinner party.

  • 15House of Spirits

    Season 1 : Episode 15 21 minutes

    House of Spirits

    When Vanessa gives Mike a history of their house for his birthday, they discover that a woman who once lived there over 100 years ago died upstairs.

  • 16Tree of Strife

    Season 1 : Episode 16 21 minutes

    Tree of Strife

    When Mandy gets the chance to meet her idol, Kim Kardashian, things don't go as planned, but the outcome is better than she could have ever imagined.

  • 17Adrenaline

    Season 1 : Episode 17 21 minutes


    When Mike gets a NASCAR champ and his race car to jazz up the Outdoor Man retail space, Mike realizes how much he misses his adventures on the road.

  • 18Baxter & Sons

    Season 1 : Episode 18 21 minutes

    Baxter & Sons

    Mike's father and brother arrive in town and want to bid on constructing a new Outdoor Man store, reigniting a sibling rivalry between the brothers.

  • 19Ding Dong Ditch

    Season 1 : Episode 19 21 minutes

    Ding Dong Ditch

    When Mike catches a teen prankster, the kid injures himself. Now his litigious father expects Mike to pay the doctor bill.

  • 20Animal Wrongs

    Season 1 : Episode 20 21 minutes

    Animal Wrongs

    When Mandy's new boyfriend, Terrence, turns out to be an animal rights activist, he clashes with Mike, who collects guns and hunts for sport.

  • 21Wherefore Art Thou, Mike Baxter

    Season 1 : Episode 21 21 minutes

    Wherefore Art Thou, Mike Baxter

    Mike and Ed have second thoughts after inviting non-athletic Kyle to join their team for Outdoor Man's annual sports competition.

  • 22This Bud's for You

    Season 1 : Episode 22 21 minutes

    This Bud's for You

    When Mike's dad, Bud, moves to town to build the new Outdoor Man store, Vanessa is concerned that Bud's ways might elevate Mike's high blood pressure.

  • 23The Spotlight

    Season 1 : Episode 23 21 minutes

    The Spotlight

    After Mike unintentionally upstages Vanessa's important announcement, his efforts to make it up to her cause more harm than good.

  • 24Found Money

    Season 1 : Episode 24 21 minutes

    Found Money

    When Vanessa's sweet but flighty sister comes to visit, Mike knows she's only coming to ask for another loan. Meanwhile, Kristen and Kyle break up.



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Jack Burditt
Tim Allen
Nancy Travis
Molly Ephraim
Kaitlyn Dever
Christoph Sanders
Hector Elizondo
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Common Sense Media Rating: Pause for kids 12 & under

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