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[[folder:1964 TV Series]]
* In the first episode of the original TV series, Wednesday comes home from school crying, upset by the story of a knight slaying a dragon. Gomez immediately takes her in his arms and comforts her as he and Morticia resolve to have a word with the school faculty.
* From the biker episode, the biker Rocky tells his father, "They may be kooks, but they're MY kinda kooks." After watching countless strangers run in terror from the Addamses, it was surprisingly sweet to meet someone who accepts them (which is, probably, because they are so accepting of him in turn).
** This also leads to his father coming to accept him as well.
* Although PlayedForLaughs and a misunderstanding on her part, seeing Granny Frump in the TV series {{Squee}} over the thought that Gomez wants to marry her (as she was standing next to Morticia) will bring a smile to your face. And, even after she realizes her mistake, she doesn't raise a fuss over it for the sake of her daughter's happiness.
* "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k27e_zZzg_w Lurch Learns to Dance]]" (linked in full from MGM's Website/YouTube channel) is funny and heartwarming in equal doses, as the family goes out of their way to, well, teach Lurch how to dance so he can have fun at the Butlers' Ball. Highlight to Wednesday offering to teach him, and then them putting on a ballet number for the rest of the family.
* In "Christmas With the Addams Family", Gomez finds a man in a Santa suit collecting money for charity. One scene cut later, he's given the guy a tremendous donation and his suit in exchange for the Santa costume [[SubbingForSanta so he can dress up as Santa for his own kids.]]
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* In "Christmas With the Addams Family", Gomez finds a man in a Santa suit collecting money for charity. One scene cut later, he's given the guy a tremendous donation and his suit in exchange for the Santa costume [[SubbingForSanta so he can dress up as Santa for his own kids.]]



* A little heartwarming, a little tearjerking, and a little funny when Morticia takes Fester for a stroll around the family cemetery...

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* A little heartwarming, a little tearjerking, tear-jerking, and a little funny when Morticia takes Fester for a stroll around the family cemetery...



** Moreso when you realize that she's threatening him. If you're not who you say you are, here's where you end up. That's how much she loves this family, she'll murder for them. She'll even enjoy it.

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** Moreso More so when you realize that she's threatening him. If you're not who you say you are, here's where you end up. That's how much she loves this family, she'll murder for them. She'll even enjoy it.

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* The boy accepting Wednesday for her abnormalities, loving her just the way she is.

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** In hindsight: Not just simply Gomez thinking that his brother has returned as Gordon really ''is'' Fester.


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* "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k27e_zZzg_w Lurch Learns to Dance]]" (linked in full from MGM's Website/YouTube channel) is funny and heartwarming in equal doses, as the family goes out of their way to, well, teach Lurch how to dance so he can have fun at the Butlers' Ball. Highlight to Wednesday offering to teach him, and then them putting on a ballet number for the rest of the family.


* Gomez's toast during Pugsley's 1st birthday party at the end. Particularly his romantic back-and-forth with Morticia.

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* Gomez's toast during Pugsley's Pubert's 1st birthday party at the end. Particularly his romantic back-and-forth with Morticia.

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* Gomez's toast during Pugsley's 1st birthday party at the end. Particularly his romantic back-and-forth with Morticia.
-->'''Gomez''': To passion.
-->'''Morticia''': To paradise.
-->'''Gomez''': To pain.
-->'''Morticia''': Tonight.


* Heartwarming/TheAddamsFamily2019



[[folder:2019 Movie]]
* The first teaser trailer opens with a montage of "normal" families, including gay and interracial couples in a beautiful illustration of the franchise's commitment to showing how any family can be perfectly healthy and loving no matter how strange they might seem.
* This is followed by Gomez and Morticia showing just how well their odd morbidity works for them when a terrifying voice in their new house screams "Get out!"
-->'''Morticia:''' It's hideous!
-->'''Gomez:''' It's horrible!
-->''(They embrace and sigh happily)''
-->'''Together:''' It's home!
* In the second trailer, we see Wednesday is almost immediately considered an outcast at her new school, with one exception; a girl named Parker, who quickly befriends her. Even after Wednesday brings to life all the frogs during a dissection class a la Dr. Frankenstein, Parker, along with a pair of twin sisters, find it really cool that she was able to do it.

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[[folder:1992 Animated Series]]
* In "Sweetheart of a Brother", Pugsley drinks a formula which effectively makes him a "normal" person by removing all his quirks. His reasons for doing so is to get his crush to notice him, thinking if he were normal she'd like him better. While his family are indeed shocked by Pugsley's new desire to dust, clean, and forgo the pursuit of inflicting bodily harm on his sister and uncle for laughs, Morticia reminds Gomez that just because he's "different" does not mean they will love him any less, rather than spending the rest of the episode trying to get him to change back. Even if their own children suddenly became like everybody else, Gomez and Morticia would never stop loving them, proving that the two are exceptional parents.
** A stark contrast to ''Addams Family Values'', which sees the two panicking over the possibility of their infant son growing up to be an outstanding member of society and Gomez even falling ill because of it. Although this is somewhat mitigated by the fact that Pubert's change is less of his own choosing and more due to an illness brought on by Fester's departure, so it's unknown how they would've reacted if Pubert had changed deliberately. There's also the fact that, despite their outright horror at what Pubert had become, they never stopped loving or caring for him, to the point that Morticia (albeit reluctantly) read him ''Literature/TheCatInTheHat''. Gomez and Morticia may dread the idea of one of their children becoming "normal," but they would never mistreat them because of it.
*** Similarly, Wednesday was hoping to get Fester to help her turn Pusgely back to the way he was, but her reasons for doing so was that she didn't want Pugsley to give up his individuality, and she'd seen that the new Pugsley is a timid coward. Of course, she didn't actually partake in any schemes to undermine Pugsley's new personality.
** Much later, Pugsley snaps out of his "normal" persona after the girl he likes is being berated by the bully Pugsley ''used'' to be able to handle until he became normal. His crush was trying to defend Pugsley from the bully. After giving the bully the patented Addams Family treatment, Pugsley's crush states she is happy he's back to being himself, but she's sorry that [[StatusQuoIsGod she's soon heading back to her home country]]. However, she does ask if she and Pugsley can be friends.
* There are also a couple of heartwarming moments during the episode "Double O Honeymoon". It was yet another example of seeing how much Gomez and Morticia truly love each other, but the real heartwarmer is in the ending, where Norman Normanmeyer, the neighbor of the Addams Family who hates them, actually seems to warm up to them after they save him from Ian Thundermane.
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** It's been pointed out many times that the Addams Family was supposed to be a ''subversion'' of the kind of squeaky-clean, all-American, Father-Knows-Best family that was prevalent in television during the era. It says something that the family that's meant to be the total opposite of the norm included a husband-wife duo who were passionately in love, equal partners in their marriage, and never argued or tried to deceive one another.

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* Compared to how terrified she was of the family in the previous movie, Margaret is shown to be happily a part of the Addams family clan. She even wears black to the wedding.

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* Despite their being disturbed by Pubert becoming a conventional square in Fester's absence, Gomez and Morticia show just how different they are from the franchise's villains as they still try to care for him as best they can, even if they don't understand what seems to be his new lifestyle.

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