The Best Episodes Directed by Eyal Gordin

Credit Where Credit Is Due

#1 - Credit Where Credit Is Due

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 11

When Jimmy and Sabrina decide to buy a new car, they learn Burt and Virginia ruined Jimmy's credit when he was a child.

star 8.12
633 votes
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Sweet Johnny

#2 - Sweet Johnny

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 5

Earl wants to make up for sleeping with local stuntman Sweet Johnny's girlfriend, while Joy feels the need to buy a gun.

star 7.98
976 votes
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Throw Maw Maw from the House (2)

#3 - Throw Maw Maw from the House (2)

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 3

The Chance family devises a plan to break Maw Maw out of the nursing facility. Jimmy worries about his future sanity.

star 7.95
796 votes
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Prodigy

#4 - Prodigy

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 1

When Jimmy watches a home video of himself as a thirteen-year-old, he discovers that he was a musical prodigy with a promising career as a singer and pianist until a horrible accident involving a golf putter rendered him talentless. Jimmy recruits Burt, Virginia and Maw Maw to help him rediscover his lost abilities.

star 7.90
1088 votes
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Single White Female Role Model

#5 - Single White Female Role Model

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 16

Sabrina is arrested at a protest for civil disobedience, but her two-week sentence in jail is made even worse by a prison attendant who claims that they're old friends. Meanwhile, Virginia saves the Natesville mayor from a public scandal, but Jimmy's political encounter could threaten Sabrina's freedom.

star 7.88
782 votes
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Mrs. Smartypants

#6 - Mrs. Smartypants

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 11

When Hope shows signs of being a baby genius, the family pits themselves against one another to earn their GEDs. While attempting to secure his GED, Jimmy finds out that his old high school teacher, Mr. Swift, is teaching the class.

star 7.86
1001 votes
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Jimmy and the Kid

#7 - Jimmy and the Kid

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 6

A thirteen-year-old kid makes a run for Sabrina, which drives Jimmy absolutely crazy. Meanwhile, Maw Maw swallows her gold tooth and Burt and Virginia contemplate retrieving it.

star 7.85
1020 votes
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Double Dragon

#8 - Double Dragon

Breaking In Season 2 - Episode 6

The team rallies together to help Oz defeat his nemesis: head of a rival security company and former Contra employee, Henry Shaw.

star 7.84
219 votes
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Poking Holes in the Story

#9 - Poking Holes in the Story

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 18

Virginia agrees to be a live-in house sitter for her client and look after a troublesome teenage girl. Meanwhile, Maw Maw once again confuses Jimmy with her late husband Wilfrid, so Jimmy and Sabrina play along.

star 7.82
820 votes
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The Birthday Party

#10 - The Birthday Party

My Name Is Earl Season 2 - Episode 17

Earl wants to use his birthday to look back on all the good he's done over the past year, but at his party, everyone seems to want to talk about his past misdeeds instead.

star 7.80
817 votes
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My Name is Alias

#11 - My Name is Alias

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 19

Danny Glover guest stars as Darnell's father who comes looking for him in Camden only to raise Earl and Randy's suspicions. However, a family reunion leads to father and son partaking in one last undercover mission.

star 7.80
1004 votes
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Burt's Parents

#12 - Burt's Parents

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 7

Burt and Virginia borrow a house in an effort to impress Burt's visiting parents, but things to awry when the homeowners return early.

star 7.80
1016 votes
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Yo Zappa Do (1)

#13 - Yo Zappa Do (1)

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 15

The whole family goes on a road trip to Los Angeles for a taping of Hope's favorite show, "Yo Zappa Do"; Virginia and Burt let Ricardo stay at their place, but their house guest quickly wears out his welcome.

star 7.77
464 votes
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The Real Brother’s Keeper

#14 - The Real Brother’s Keeper

The Real O'Neals Season 2 - Episode 12

Jimmy wants to teach his younger brother the rite of passage of drinking. When Shannon gets a comp hotel room due to a scam she’s pulling, Jimmy thinks this is the perfect time to teach Kenny how to drink, but it all goes awry when Kenny invites Brett to join in. Meanwhile, Eileen discovers that Pat has a new girlfriend, her nemesis, Sheila DeMars,

star 7.76
300 votes
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Acceptance

#15 - Acceptance

Man Up! Season 1 - Episode 5

Will buys his son a cell phone; Kenny screws things up when he meets Jane's parents; Theresa installs a tracking device on Will's phone.

star 7.76
410 votes
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Witch Lady

#16 - Witch Lady

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 21

Earl works on a list item that deals with a crazy witch lady. Meanwhile, Joy wants to show Darnell her good side.

star 7.76
1062 votes
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Arbor Daze

#17 - Arbor Daze

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 18

After Sabrina objects to the way the Chance family celebrates Arbor Day, she is visited by the ghosts of Arbor Day Past, Present and Future.

star 7.75
486 votes
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The Play

#18 - The Play

The Middle Season 3 - Episode 9

Frankie is thrilled when she learns that the Orson Community Theater is putting on a production of "The Wizard of Oz," and that kids don't need to audition to be munchkins, as they will be automatically cast - which is a perfect scenario for a hapless Sue. But things quickly go awry when Frankie is cast in a singing role and learns the director is not happy with Sue's performance and may cut her from the play. Meanwhile, Brick asks his unreliably quirky Uncle Rusty to attend his school's Special Friends Day - with disastrous results.

star 7.74
888 votes
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Don't Ask, Don't Tell Me What to Do

#19 - Don't Ask, Don't Tell Me What to Do

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 5

Virginia becomes suspicious when Burt starts spending a lot of time at a local gay bar.

star 7.74
738 votes
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Darnell Outed: Part 2

#20 - Darnell Outed: Part 2

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 16

In the aftermath of having his cover blown, Darnell must pack up and leave Camden. Meanwhile, Earl, Randy and Catalina discover a devastating truth within the post office.

star 7.72
1129 votes
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Throw Maw Maw from the House (1)

#21 - Throw Maw Maw from the House (1)

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 2

A visiting social worker sees how the Chances take care of Maw Maw and suspects elder abuse. Sabrina asks Jimmy to get rid of a beloved t-shirt.

star 7.72
868 votes
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Bullies

#22 - Bullies

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 23

Randy busts into the motel room, demanding that Earl drive to Joy's and punch her in the face. Over time, Randy has invested lots of time and money in the Crab Shack's claw machine, but every time he wins a cute stuffed animal, Joy bullies him into giving it to her. This last time he won a fancy bird dressed up for a wedding and the loss has put Randy over the edge. Earl points out that Randy is 32 years old, and it's time he learned to stick up for himself - Earl's not going to protect him anymore.

star 7.70
1137 votes
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Baby Monitor

#23 - Baby Monitor

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 21

Burt and Virginia try to help a couple they heard arguing on Hope's baby monitor.

star 7.70
1051 votes
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Mongooses

#24 - Mongooses

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 17

The Chance family goes to see a lawyer to get their wills done, and Burt is insulted when Jimmy chooses Sabrina over him. Meanwhile, Sabrina is overcome with emotion by the news, while Maw Maw thinks mongooses are infesting the household.

star 7.68
1159 votes
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If a Ham Falls in the Woods

#25 - If a Ham Falls in the Woods

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 4

When Jimmy and Sabrina go on a marriage retreat, Virginia and Burt and Tamara and her lover tag along. Barney baby-sits Maw Maw.

star 7.68
799 votes
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Nature's Game Show

#26 - Nature's Game Show

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 11

Earl loses his list while tornado's hit Camden County. Meanwhile, Randy thinks he's invincible after a wild boat ride and contemplates how he should use his new found power. Elsewhere, who's the smartest , Joy or Darnell? that's what this weeks argument is about and Catalina and Patty have a religious awakening.

star 7.67
1046 votes
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Play Hard or Go Home

#27 - Play Hard or Go Home

Back in the Game Season 1 - Episode 3

Terry attempts to find the Cannon a girlfriend in hopes that he will start being nicer to her and the Angles, but it backfires big time. Meanwhile, Danny goes on a mission to tell Vanessa about his feelings for her.

star 7.66
425 votes
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Midnight Bun

#28 - Midnight Bun

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 10

Joy enlists the help of Darnell to expediate the baby's birth. Meanwhile, Frank escapes from prison when Randy takes the convicts out for ice cream. Elsewhere, Catalina baby-sits Dodge and Earl Jr.

star 7.65
1076 votes
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The Change Up

#29 - The Change Up

Back in the Game Season 1 - Episode 4

Feeling unlucky in love, Danny changes his persona after The Cannon tells him that girls are attracted to bad boys. Meanwhile, Terry, annoyed that Danny is channeling the Cannon’s behavior, decides to have a wild girl’s night out with Lulu.

star 7.65
389 votes
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What Happens at Howdy's Doesn't Stay at Howdy's

#30 - What Happens at Howdy's Doesn't Stay at Howdy's

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 13

Jimmy is apprehensive when Frank wants to throw a memorable bachelor party; Sabrina encourages Jimmy to cut loose and have fun.

star 7.65
657 votes
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Say Cheese

#31 - Say Cheese

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 4

Jimmy realizes that he has no family photos that include Hope, so he organizes a family photo shoot.

star 7.64
1468 votes
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The Sniffles

#32 - The Sniffles

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 7

When Hope catches a cold, Jimmy panics because the family does not have health insurance. Jimmy figures out a way to get a second job at Sabrina's grocery store so he can afford to take Hope to the pediatrician.

star 7.64
1383 votes
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The Old Girl

#33 - The Old Girl

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 20

Sabrina is excited to introduce her new friend, Rachel, to the family, but Virginia and Burt are shocked when they realize Rachel is the girl who once broke Jimmy's heart.

star 7.63
571 votes
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Killerball

#34 - Killerball

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 18

When the hospital wants to get rid of Earl, Randy decides to take care of his brother by himself. But instead of working on the list for Earl, he uses Earl's help to cross things off in order to help him get better.

star 7.63
1006 votes
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Darnell Outed: Part 1

#35 - Darnell Outed: Part 1

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 15

Joy steals Randy's audition for Erik Estrada's reality show "Estrada or Nada", but her public appearance has consequences for Darnell.

star 7.61
1022 votes
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The Magic Hour

#36 - The Magic Hour

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 1

When Joy cons Make-A-Wish to send a celebrity to her trailer, Earl remembers a wish he stole from a dying child and decides it's time to cross him off the list. When he returns to the kid's home, he finds that little Buddy (guest star Seth Green) has exceeded all of the doctors' expectations and is still alive. Buddy asks Earl to produce his movie and suddenly all of Camden County find themselves starring in a high-octane action film. Randy surprises everyone when his acting skills get rave reviews.

star 7.61
1290 votes
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The Real Rules

#37 - The Real Rules

The Real O'Neals Season 1 - Episode 12

After realizing Pat left his police badge at home, Jimmy convinces Kenny and Shannon that he should use Pat’s badge to pretend he’s a police officer so they can receive free perks around town. Meanwhile, when Pat tells Eileen about an upcoming date he’s going on, she takes matters into her own hands when it comes to a potential suitor in her dating life.

star 7.61
347 votes
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Romeo and Romeo

#38 - Romeo and Romeo

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 12

Jimmy hasn't had any time to socialize or make friends since Hope was born, so when he meets another single dad at the grocery store, he immediately sets up a play date. But when Jimmy finds out that Virginia is his new friend's housekeeper, Virginia insists that Jimmy cancel the outing. In an effort to keep the peace, Jimmy and his friend arrange a dinner at the Chance house.

star 7.58
1337 votes
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Blue Dots

#39 - Blue Dots

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 8

Jimmy decides to put Hope in an expensive daycare center, but meets an obstacle in the form of an old record from Burt's past, so the family decides to take matters in their own hands and deal with the law.

star 7.56
1465 votes
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Kept a Guy Locked In A Truck

#40 - Kept a Guy Locked In A Truck

My Name Is Earl Season 2 - Episode 14

Earl attempts to figure out how to make amends to a dead guy that he once locked in a truck. Meanwhile, newlyweds Randy and Catalina go hunting for an apartment.

star 7.56
962 votes
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Buried Treasure

#41 - Buried Treasure

My Name Is Earl Season 2 - Episode 13

In classic whodunit fashion, Earl must determine who took his stolen "treasure" so he can cross it off his list. Joy, Darnell and Randy all give their own version of what happened to the buried treasure.

star 7.52
1058 votes
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I Want My Baby Back, Baby Back, Baby Back (2)

#42 - I Want My Baby Back, Baby Back, Baby Back (2)

Raising Hope Season 2 - Episode 22

Following the revelations of the "Inside Probe" expose of their family history, the Chances are put on trial in a fight to retain custody of Hope.

star 7.52
889 votes
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Randy in Charge (...Of Our Days and Our Nights)

#43 - Randy in Charge (...Of Our Days and Our Nights)

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 9

The Warden ask Earl to make a skit called 'scared straight' that will stop kids from committing crimes and stay out of jail. Meanwhile, Randy uses his authority to make Earl's life difficult in prison.

star 7.47
1056 votes
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Stole a Motorcycle

#44 - Stole a Motorcycle

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 16

While Earl is still in a coma, Randy starts to believe that he can help Earl get better by crossing things off the list.

star 7.47
963 votes
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Boogeyman

#45 - Boogeyman

My Name Is Earl Season 1 - Episode 20

Earl decides to cross off "made a kid scared of the boogeyman" from his list. Earl soon discovers just what kind of lasting affect he had on the little boy.

star 7.45
998 votes
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Bad Earl

#46 - Bad Earl

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 13

Earl is having difficulty re-adjusting to life on the outside. He returns to his old ways after he encounters Ralph. Randy plans an intervention for Earl on Christmas morning.

star 7.45
998 votes
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Sleep Training

#47 - Sleep Training

Raising Hope Season 1 - Episode 19

When Burt is introduced to a book on sleep-training, he and Virginia decide to try it on baby Hope. Meanwhile, Jimmy's wild new girlfriend introduces him to a special beverage that takes him on a scary trip.

star 7.43
1110 votes
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Frank's Girl

#48 - Frank's Girl

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 6

It's conjugal visiting day at the prison and since no one is visiting Earl, Frank wants Earl to explain to his girlfriend why he cannot see her today. Things don't go as planned and Frank's girlfriend dumps him because of Earl. Earl is blames himself and vows to get them back together.

star 7.42
986 votes
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We've Got Spirit

#49 - We've Got Spirit

My Name Is Earl Season 4 - Episode 6

To cross Randy off his list, Earl takes his brother to cheerleading camp. Once there, the tight cheer pants and their lack of flexibility are not their only problem. They also have to deal with Kimmi Himmler (guest star Jenna Elfman), the camp owner with a deeply scarred face and milky eye - both a result of a badger accident suffered while cheering in high school. When Himmler wants the brothers out of her camp, Earl goes to drastic measure to make sure that Randy's cheerleading dreams will come true. Elsewhere, Joy is hurt when her son Dodge indicates that Catalina is the most beautiful woman in Camden.

star 7.42
1039 votes
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Story Three

#50 - Story Three

The Guest Book Season 1 - Episode 3

Phyllis and her husband's weekend retreat with his boss and the boss' much younger wife becomes unbearable for Phyllis, until she finds an unlikely escape by helping a stranger run away from a plural marriage.

star 7.36
406 votes
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The Benefit of Putting in the Work

#51 - The Benefit of Putting in the Work

Friends With Benefits Season 1 - Episode 11

Ben asks Aaron to invest in a new business venture; Sarah encounters some obstacles while dating a cute journalist; Riley tries to help Fitz become Chicago's number one bachelor.

star 7.36
341 votes
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Girl Earl

#52 - Girl Earl

My Name Is Earl Season 3 - Episode 20

Inspired by Earl, Billie starts a list of her own and when Earl is getting annoyed by Billie's little habits, he decides to focus on working on the list instead. He picks a task that is on both of their lists, atones for the injury of a champion grocery-bagger and discovers a unique talent of his own. But Earl soon finds out that they have different ways of interpreting Karma.

star 7.35
799 votes
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Li'l Big Kim

#53 - Li'l Big Kim

Super Fun Night Season 1 - Episode 10

Kimmie taps into her alter ego, "Lil' Big Kim," to convince a famous rap artist, Miss T, who hates all lawyers, to sign with the firm. Meanwhile, Miss T's bodyguard (guest star Lavell Crawford, "Breaking Bad") takes a shine to Kimmie when she ends up taking the whole gang to an exclusive club in an attempt to seal the deal.

star 7.29
290 votes
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Everybody Hates Kwanzaa

#54 - Everybody Hates Kwanzaa

Everybody Hates Chris Season 3 - Episode 10

Chris has to do a school assignment during the holiday break. He decides to do a good deed and helps Kill Moves find his estranged mother. Meanwhile, Julius decides that the family should celebrate Kwanzaa instead of Christmas because it's less expensive.

star 7.20
334 votes
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Burt Mitzvah: The Musical

#55 - Burt Mitzvah: The Musical

Raising Hope Season 3 - Episode 21

After learning that he is Jewish, Burt prepares for the bar mitzvah he never had.

star 6.95
619 votes
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The Cake

#56 - The Cake

Worst Week Season 1 - Episode 8

The in-laws finally meet up, as Sam's parents meet Mel's folks for the first time.

star 6.84
190 votes
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Back to the Beach

#57 - Back to the Beach

Jonas Season 2 - Episode 2

Macy refuses to work for the band after Nick prevents her from helping Stone with his website. Joe finds out that he is not the only one being considered for the lead role in "Forever April".

star 5.83
6 votes
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America's Sweethearts

#58 - America's Sweethearts

Jonas Season 2 - Episode 5

Stella tries to play it cool when she hears that Joe and Vanessa will be sharing a kiss for a "Forever April" photo shoot, but her facade quickly melts after she learns that Vanessa has feelings for Joe. In exchange for the secret of being a great director, Mona gives Kevin the impossible task of combing the beach to find a missing piece of jewelry.

star 5.33
6 votes