4.9/10
890
5 user 4 critic

Uncle Buck 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2016)
Trailer
2:44 | Trailer
An unreliable man-child takes care of his brother's kids.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2016  
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

As their surrounding community has taken a turn for the worse, the crew at Calvin's Barbershop come together to bring some much needed change to their neighborhood.

Director: Malcolm D. Lee
Stars: Ice Cube, Regina Hall, Anthony Anderson
Uncle Buck (1990–1991)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Buck, a slob who drinks beer, smokes cigars, et cetera, becomes the guardian of his brother's three kids when his brother and wife are called out of town. Mrs. Hogoboom is the kids ... See full summary »

Stars: Kevin Meaney, Dah-ve Chodan, Jacob Gelman
Uncle Buck (1989)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Bachelor and all-round slob Buck babysits his brother's rebellious teenage daughter and her cute younger brother and sister.

Director: John Hughes
Stars: John Candy, Macaulay Culkin, Jean Louisa Kelly
Bad Judge (2014–2015)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A hard-living, sexually unapologetic woman who plays with the law, and whose life on the edge is constantly in balance as she also happens to be a judge in the Criminal Court system.

Stars: Kate Walsh, Tone Bell, John Ducey
Rich Africans (2018)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Two Rich Africans try to find their way in America.

Stars: David Opegbemi, Ashna Sharan, K.D. Aubert
Uncle Bun (1991)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Charlie Chacko is obese and leads an irresponsible life spending his time drinking.James entrusts his brother Charlie Chacko with his children when he has to rush to USA to look after his brother in law who is injured in an accident.

Director: Bhadran
Stars: Mohanlal, Kushboo, Nedumudi Venu
Beaches (TV Movie 2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The friendship between two women from childhood onwards.

Director: Allison Anders
Stars: Idina Menzel, Nia Long, Antonio Cupo
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

About What Are the Chances: Hilarious comedy adventure, where a young man is running out of time to re-pay a notorious hillbilly biker gang.

Director: D-Shot
Stars: Snoop Dogg, Mike Epps, Luenell
Zeroes (2019)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

When best friends, Ray and Kenneth, drunkenly foil a robbery, Philadelphia becomes abuzz with the antics of these local heroes.

Director: Charles Smith
Stars: Jacklyn Adelene, Steve Annan, Kayla Anthony
Mafiosa (2016)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Revenge proves a catalyst for Sam, a young woman out to avenge the murder of her parents. Things turn dicey when Sam learns her true identity and her unlikely link to the man she's targeted for death...

Director: Yusaku Mizoguchi
Stars: Katrina Law, Fiona Dourif, Carmen Argenziano
12 Gifts of Christmas (TV Movie 2015)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

With two more weeks until Christmas, a busy business man, Marc Rehnquist, hires a struggling artist, Anna Parisi, to help him pick out gifts for his friends and family.

Director: Peter Sullivan
Stars: Katrina Law, Aaron O'Connell, Donna Mills
Don't Get Caught (Video 2018)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

While on a road trip, two friends rob a marijuana farm, and end up with a $100,000 bounty on their heads.

Director: D-Shot
Stars: E-40, Mike Epps, Brian Hooks
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Mike Epps ...  Buck Russell 8 episodes, 2016
James Lesure ...  Will Russell 8 episodes, 2016
Iman Benson ...  Tia Russell 8 episodes, 2016
Sayeed Shahidi ...  Miles Russell 8 episodes, 2016
Aalyrah Caldwell ...  Maizy Russell 8 episodes, 2016
Nia Long ...  Alexis Russell 8 episodes, 2016
Pernilla Pernilla ...  Seamstress 8 episodes, 2016
Charlie Hulse Charlie Hulse ...  Party Goer 3 episodes, 2016
Tony T. Roberts ...  Cy 2 episodes, 2016
Cache Melvin Cache Melvin ...  young Nia Long 2 episodes, 2016
Edit

Storyline

An unreliable man-child takes care of his brother's kids.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Дядюшка Бак See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The second TV series based on Uncle Buck (1989), the first was the short-lived Uncle Buck (1990) series. See more »

Connections

Version of Uncle Buck (1989) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
very network sitcomy
8 July 2016 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Uncle Buck (Mike Epps) is a hard-partying slacker. His brother Will Russell (James Lesure) and wife Alexis (Nia Long) are having trouble with their kids Tia, Miles, and Maizy after moving from Atlanta to Chicago. They need an emergency babysitter and Will suggests Buck. Instead of meeting his girlfriend's father for a job, Buck eagerly accepts babysitting. Buck gets thrown out and is jobless. Alexis asks him to stay with the family.

This is the definition of network TV sitcom. The movie connection does not help. In fact, it hurts terribly. It looks bad by comparison. It feels derivative. Some may compare it to Black-ish and this show doesn't come off well. It's nice to have another black family on network TV but that's about it. The characters are nice and unoriginal. If one forgets about the movie connection, this is functional network TV.


1 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed