The Best Episodes Directed by Lea Thompson

Memory (The Heart)

#1 - Memory (The Heart)

Switched at Birth Season 5 - Episode 7

In the series 100th episode, a mysterious young woman has Bay and Daphne flooded with memories of their deceased father Angelo, and they must decide if they should let her into their lives. Toby is caught between his mother’s wishes to baptize his son Carlton and his wife’s feelings about faith. Melody asks her sons to make amends so the family can be together for her birthday, but it might be too late.

star 8.10
524 votes
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Ho-ly K.i.t.t.

#2 - Ho-ly K.i.t.t.

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 4 - Episode 7

A shared love of "Knight Rider" brings Murray and Uncle Marvin together, until Adam ruins it; Beverly invites Lainey and Bill to Thanksgiving dinner, so Barry won't split his time between the two houses.

star 7.84
1123 votes
Esta Loca and a Little Klingon

#3 - Esta Loca and a Little Klingon

Mom Season 5 - Episode 15

Christy and Bonnie help Jill get sober again, and Christy’s boyfriend, Patrick, is less than understanding when it ruins his birthday weekend.

star 7.83
512 votes
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Flashy Little Flashdancer

#4 - Flashy Little Flashdancer

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 5 - Episode 19

After seeing "Flashdance," Beverly decides to take up dance with the Frentas and is rejected when the family doesn't support her after telling them she is going to be in a recital. Meanwhile, when Emmy starts dating a cool guy, Adam thinks their friendship is in jeopardy, so he sets out to be cooler which backfires.

star 7.81
478 votes
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Fog and Storm and Rain

#5 - Fog and Storm and Rain

Switched at Birth Season 4 - Episode 7

As a severe storm warning forces everyone to hunker down indoors, Kathryn's mom Bonnie comes for a visit, bringing her friend Lucille and delivers some unexpected news to Kathryn. Bay finds that Emmett is avoiding any discussion of what triggered the UMKC investigation. Meanwhile, Daphne goes to see Regina at the coffee house where several shocks await her, including one that will put her freedom at risk.

star 7.80
179 votes
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Jackie Likes Star Trek

#6 - Jackie Likes Star Trek

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 5 - Episode 5

Adam and Jackie disagree over their Halloween costumes; Murray teaches Adam how to keep Jackie happy.

star 7.76
777 votes
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The Goldberg Girls

#7 - The Goldberg Girls

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 5 - Episode 11

Afraid of being alone in her old age, Beverly tries to bond with other moms; Erica gets annoyed at Geoff's romantic gestures.

star 7.75
585 votes
Prudence, Avarice, Lust, Justice, Anger

#8 - Prudence, Avarice, Lust, Justice, Anger

Switched at Birth Season 2 - Episode 17

Angelo invites Bay to join him at a pivotal meeting concerning the custody of his infant daughter. When Daphne and Jace uncover a potential scandal regarding Senator Coto, they must decide what to do with the confidential information. Meanwhile, Nikki discovers that Toby and Simone have been in touch, and Emmett and Travis try to set Melody up on a blind date.

star 7.72
156 votes
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Your Body is a Battleground

#9 - Your Body is a Battleground

Switched at Birth Season 3 - Episode 2

When her art teacher proves to not be easily impressed, Bay is pushed to re-examine her talents. And adding to her discomfort is her forced commitment to the new Carlton field hockey team. Daphne makes a mistake at the clinic, and Campbell helps her correct it. Kathryn introduces her new friend Renzo to John.

star 7.66
173 votes
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There Can Be Only One Highlander Club

#10 - There Can Be Only One Highlander Club

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 6 - Episode 16

Despite Beverly wanting the two boys to bond, Adam and Johnny Atkins compete for the head of the Highlander Club at school. Meanwhile, Barry tries to keep him and JTP from the same fate of Murray falling out of touch with his high school friends.

star 7.61
280 votes
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My Valentine Boy

#11 - My Valentine Boy

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 6 - Episode 15

With Geoff's help, Erica and Valley Erica find a new band member to replace Lainey, but Barry convinces Geoff the new band member is trying to steal Erica from him. Meanwhile, Adam and Murray try to out-gift each other so that neither of them has to go to Valentine's Day dinner with Beverly.

star 7.54
291 votes
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The Piña Colada Episode

#12 - The Piña Colada Episode

The Goldbergs (2013) Season 6 - Episode 12

Murray and Geoff team up to pull Beverly, Barry and Erica out of their shared misery that Lainey has left town. Adam's dread of gym class is amplified when Coach Mellor's brother, Coach Nick, arrives and uses fear as a motivator. Meanwhile, Coach Mellor (guest star Bryan Callen) prepares for the next step of his life.

star 7.48
311 votes