6.5/10
2,347
31 user 1 critic

All My Children 

Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

Creator:

Agnes Nixon
Reviews
Popularity
967 ( 174)

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ALL

Episodes

Years



2011   2010   2009   2008   … See all »
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 190 wins & 573 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

One Life to Live (1968–2013)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

One Life to Live centres takes place in the fictional town of Llanview, PA.around the wealthy Lord family, and the middle-class Woleks and Rileys.

Stars: Erika Slezak, Michael Easton, Kristen Alderson
General Hospital (TV Series 1963)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Families, friends, enemies and lovers experience life-changing events in the large upstate New York city of Port Charles, which has a busy hospital, upscale hotel, cozy diner and dangerous waterfront frequented by the criminal underworld.

Stars: Maurice Benard, Steve Burton, Laura Wright
Days of Our Lives (TV Series 1965)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A chronicle of the lives, loves, trials and tribulations of the citizens of the fictional city of Salem.

Stars: Frances Reid, John Clarke, Macdonald Carey
The Young and the Restless (TV Series 1973)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Set in Genoa City, this is the long-running soap that tells the story of the struggle behind the business, and sex-savvy Abbott and Newman clans.

Stars: Doug Davidson, Eric Braeden, Peter Bergman
Ryan's Hope (1975–1989)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans, an Irish-American family headed by Maeve and Johnny Ryan. They owned Ryan's Bar... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Levin, Nancy Addison, Helen Gallagher
Port Charles (1997–2003)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Spin-off of "General Hospital" focusing on the professional and personal lives of the first year interns at Port Charles' General Hospital. Now residents at the hospital, the doctors and ... See full summary »

Stars: Julie Pinson, Jon Lindstrom, Lynn Herring
As the World Turns (1956–2010)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The focus in on the upper class Hughes and Stewart families plus their tribulations in Midwest Oakdale. The Stewarts fade away eventually to be replaced by the rural Snyders and wealthy Lucinda Walsh with her many intrigues.

Stars: Colleen Zenk, Kelly Menighan, Don Hastings
Guiding Light (1952–2009)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Guiding Light takes place in the fictional Midwestern town of Springfield and centers on the middle class Bauer family.

Stars: Kim Zimmer, Beth Chamberlin, Maureen Garrett
All My Children (TV Series 2013)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Continuation of the ABC soap opera All My Children, which ran from 1970 until 2011.

Stars: Julia Barr, Ryan Bittle, Lindsay Hartley
Another World (1964–1999)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The continuing story of life in the Midwestern town of Bay City, and the love, loss, trials, and triumph of its residents, who come from different backgrounds and social circles. Those who ... See full summary »

Stars: Victoria Wyndham, Constance Ford, Hugh Marlowe
The Edge of Night (1956–1984)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In the city of Monticello, attorney Mike Karr and his colleagues are involved in solving crimes and intrigue which touch the lives of many citizens. Some such citizens include dowager ... See full summary »

Stars: Ann Flood, Joel Crothers, Sharon Gabet
Knots Landing (1979–1993)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The residents of Knots Landing, a coastal suburb of Los Angeles, deal with various issues such as infidelity, health scares, rape, murder, kidnapping, assassinations, drug smuggling, corporate intrigue and criminal investigations.

Stars: Michele Lee, Ted Shackelford, Joan Van Ark
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Susan Lucci ...  Erica Kane / ... 1,459 episodes, 1970-2011
David Canary ...  Adam Chandler / ... 1,166 episodes, 1983-2011
Michael E. Knight ...  Tad Martin 1,100 episodes, 1983-2011
Cameron Mathison ...  Ryan Lavery 1,080 episodes, 1998-2011
Alicia Minshew ...  Kendall Hart Slater / ... 974 episodes, 2002-2011
Walt Willey ...  Jackson Montgomery 865 episodes, 1987-2011
Eileen Herlie ...  Myrtle Fargate 865 episodes, 1976-2008
Jacob Young ...  JR Chandler 839 episodes, 2003-2011
James Mitchell ...  Palmer Cortlandt 792 episodes, 1979-2010
Thorsten Kaye ...  Zach Slater 728 episodes, 2004-2011
Melissa Claire Egan ...  Annie Lavery / ... 715 episodes, 2006-2011
Jill Larson ...  Opal Cortlandt / ... 710 episodes, 1989-2011
Rebecca Budig ...  Greenlee Smythe / ... 679 episodes, 1998-2011
Ray MacDonnell Ray MacDonnell ...  Joe Martin 664 episodes, 1970-2011
Vincent Irizarry ...  David Hayward 658 episodes, 1997-2011
Bobbie Eakes ...  Krystal Carey / ... 657 episodes, 2003-2011
Julia Barr Julia Barr ...  Brooke English 632 episodes, 1978-2011
Edit

Storyline

Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s | See All (30) »

Taglines:

Don't Pine for the Valley See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 January 1970 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

All My Children: The Summer of Seduction See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (1970-1983)| Stereo (1983-)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kelly Ripa met her husband, Mark Consuelos on the set of All My Children. See more »

Quotes

Opal: [to Myrtle about Erica] Somebody give me a stick so I can beat the stupid out of her.
See more »

Alternate Versions

All episodes were aired in color, however episodes from 1970 to 1971 do not exist on videotape, and instead exist only on black and white kinescope. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

All My Children of the past
20 August 2005 | by kjccoSee all my reviews

I have watched AMC almost since it began (I was 10), yet just in the last couple of years I have become quite disillusioned. It was once an inter-generational show with people that were all ages and looks enjoying story lines. Now it is just one dimensional characters - mostly skinny women and buff men - and they're not even interesting. I was watching old tapes of years ago when Phoebe, Mona, Myra, Palmer, Myrtle...etc., all had story lines. They would weave together the story lines of the younger people (who were at least then interesting) - people like Nina, Cliff, Jenny, Greg, Angie, Devon...etc. It has become an empty show with characters that are uninteresting and uncomplicated and what must the producers think when the ratings continue to plummet. I liked AMC when it was AMC. I would, however, start watching it again if they would bring back Nina Cortland!


17 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 31 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 Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed