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*''WesternAnimation/TheSmurfs'' has Tallulah and Selwyn, a couple of married wizards living in a hunted castle with a gargoyle for pet/son.


A case of ItRunsInTheFamily and very often a behavior that identifies TheClan, most of the cases show a NuclearFamily albeit often with cases of {{Nephewism}} and, ironically, in most examples they are not [[DysfunctionalFamily Dysfunctional Families]]. Nonhuman examples often involve a MonsterMash via RandomSpeciesOffspring. Sometimes overlaps with QuirkyHousehold, when is an entire village is a case of {{Halloweentown}}. Contrast with TheFamilyThatSlaysTogether for the horror version, not to confuse with CreepyUncle.

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A case of ItRunsInTheFamily and very often a behavior that identifies TheClan, most of the cases show a NuclearFamily albeit often with cases of {{Nephewism}} and, ironically, in most examples they are not [[DysfunctionalFamily Dysfunctional Families]]. Nonhuman examples often involve a MonsterMash via RandomSpeciesOffspring. Sometimes overlaps with QuirkyHousehold, when is an entire village is a case of {{Halloweentown}}. Contrast with TheFamilyThatSlaysTogether for the horror version, not to confuse be confused with CreepyUncle.


* The bosses from the light gun game ''VideoGame/GhoulPanic'' are a family composed of a vampire (the father), a witch (older daughter), a Frankenstein's monster (younger son, who turns into a huge older version of himself) and a giant dragon (mother and the final boss). Don't ask how it is even possible.



** An Addams family expy in the Mycawbs in episode "Loathe Thy Neighbor" (although the daughter looks more like Marilyn Munster).

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** The ghost family in the very first episode "Ghosts R Us"
** An Addams family expy in the Mycawbs in episode "Loathe Thy Neighbor" (although the daughter looks more like Marilyn Munster). Munster)


* ''Series/TheAddamsFamily'' and the reboot ''Series/TheNewAddamsFamily''.

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* ''Series/TheAddamsFamily'' and the reboot ''Series/TheNewAddamsFamily''.''Series/TheNewAddamsFamily'', based on the classic newspaper cartoons by Creator/CharlesAddams, features an AmbiguouslyHuman family with an attraction to the macabre.


* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/PopeyeAndSon'' has Junior befriending a kid that dress a lot like Eddie Munster and that was ostracized from other kids (especially Bluto’s son and local bully). The kid turn out to be a werewolf and his family is made of monsters: his dad is a Dracula-like vampire, his mom a literal Mummy and his grandpa the FrankensteinMonster.

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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/PopeyeAndSon'' has Junior befriending befriend a kid that dress who dresses a lot like Eddie Munster and that was who is ostracized from by other kids (especially Bluto’s son and local bully). The kid turn turns out to be a werewolf and his family is made up of monsters: his dad is a Dracula-like vampire, his mom is a literal Mummy and his grandpa is the FrankensteinMonster.

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* The Spellmans in Series/ChillingAdventuresOfSabrina.


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* Several of the monsters in ''WesternAnimation/HotelTransylvania'' have their families, most notably Dracula and the Wolf Man.
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* Several of the monsters in ''WesternAnimation/HotelTransylvania'' have their families, most notably Dracula and the Wolf Man.
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* Music/RobZombie did a kind of remake of ''Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'' with ''Film/HouseOf1000Corpses'' and the Firefly family, with more comedic overtones, yet still a family of violent, murderous psychopaths.

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* Music/RobZombie did a kind of remake of ''Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'' ''Film/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'' with ''Film/HouseOf1000Corpses'' and the Firefly family, with more comedic overtones, yet still a family of violent, murderous psychopaths.


These families are not like the others: they range from [[Series/TheMunsters friendly monsters]] to [[Franchise/TheTexasChainSawMassacre real psychopaths]], and sometimes [[Series/TheAddamsFamily friendly psychopaths]]. Well, families tend to have things in common. Members tend to look, behave and act similarly, whether because of genetics or uprising, a family normally has traditions, internal rules, shared hobbies and a whole microculture. This is what happens when the family is unusual.

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These families are not like the others: they range from [[Series/TheMunsters friendly monsters]] to [[Franchise/TheTexasChainSawMassacre [[Film/TheTexasChainSawMassacre real psychopaths]], and sometimes [[Series/TheAddamsFamily friendly psychopaths]]. Well, families tend to have things in common. Members tend to look, behave and act similarly, whether because of genetics or uprising, a family normally has traditions, internal rules, shared hobbies and a whole microculture. This is what happens when the family is unusual.


* ''WesternAnimation/TheAddamsFamily'' had two animated series, one in the 1970s and one in the 1990s. Both were produced by Creator/HannaBarbera.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheAddamsFamily'' ''The Addams Family'' had two animated series, one in the 1970s [[WesternAnimation/TheAddamsFamily1973 1973]] and one in the 1990s.[[WesternAnimation/TheAddamsFamily1992 1992]]. Both were produced by Creator/HannaBarbera.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Toonsylvania}}'' segment ''Night of the Living Fred'' starred a family of zombies known as the Deadmans.


* Creator/RobZombie did a kind of remake of ''Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'' with ''Film/HouseOf1000Corpses'' and the Firefly family, with more comedic overtones, yet still a family of violent, murderous psychopaths.

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* Creator/RobZombie Music/RobZombie did a kind of remake of ''Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'' with ''Film/HouseOf1000Corpses'' and the Firefly family, with more comedic overtones, yet still a family of violent, murderous psychopaths.



* Episode "Who's Minding the Monster?" of ''WesternAnimation/TheNewScoobyAndScrappyDooShow'' has the gang helping to babysit a werewolf baby that turns into wolf when the moon shines. His father was Dracula and his mother a BrideOfFrankenstein-like monster.

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* Episode "Who's Minding the Monster?" of ''WesternAnimation/TheNewScoobyAndScrappyDooShow'' has the gang helping to babysit a werewolf baby that turns into wolf when the moon shines. His father was Dracula and his mother a BrideOfFrankenstein-like Film/BrideOfFrankenstein-like monster.


* Costa Rican writer Daniel Gonzalez in his children's novel ''Leonor; aventuras fantasticas'' has a creepy family; the Quintrala del Osario, the family of main character Leonor (a pale, thin, scary-looking Goth girl) which includes her father, a greenish incredible tall man; her mother, an attractive, yet eccentric, Gothic-looking woman, and her grandmother, that looks like the classic hag. They also live in a haunted house and her father has a factory of knives. They are all friendly people never-the-less.

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* Costa Rican writer Daniel Gonzalez Chaves in his children's novel ''Leonor; aventuras fantasticas'' has a creepy family; the Quintrala del Osario, the family of main character Leonor (a pale, thin, scary-looking Goth girl) which includes her father, a greenish incredible tall man; her mother, an attractive, yet eccentric, Gothic-looking woman, and her grandmother, that looks like the classic hag. They also live in a haunted house and her father has a factory of knives. They are all friendly people never-the-less.

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* ''The Mash'' features an AdventurerArchaeologist who adopted a FrankensteinsMonster and a Main/{{Mummy}}.

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* The Yureimotos, a family of Main/{{Youkai}} from Webcomic/{{Erma}}.
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