The BEST episodes directed by Tricia Garcia

Chicago: City of the Century (2): The Revolution Has Begun
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9.00
29 votes

#1 - Chicago: City of the Century (2): The Revolution Has Begun

American Experience - Season 15 - Episode 4

City of the Century chronicles Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town of fur traders and Native Americans to a massive metropolis that was the quintessential American city of the nineteenth century. The film tells how innovation, ingenuity, determination and ruthlessness created empires in what was a marshy wasteland and describes the hardships endured by millions of working men and women whose labor helped a capitalist class reinvent the way America did business. Along the way, this program revels in Chicago's triumphs -- among them the architectural experimentation that gave the city one of the world's most distinctive skylines -- and delves into the heart of Chicago's painful struggles. Bringing to life the Windy City's rich mixture of cultures, its writers and journalists, its political corruption and labor upheavals, this film bears witness to the creation of one of the most dynamic and vibrant cities in the world.

Chicago: City of the Century (3): Battle for Chicago
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9.00
29 votes

#2 - Chicago: City of the Century (3): Battle for Chicago

American Experience - Season 15 - Episode 5

City of the Century chronicles Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town of fur traders and Native Americans to a massive metropolis that was the quintessential American city of the nineteenth century. The film tells how innovation, ingenuity, determination and ruthlessness created empires in what was a marshy wasteland and describes the hardships endured by millions of working men and women whose labor helped a capitalist class reinvent the way America did business. Along the way, this program revels in Chicago's triumphs -- among them the architectural experimentation that gave the city one of the world's most distinctive skylines -- and delves into the heart of Chicago's painful struggles. Bringing to life the Windy City's rich mixture of cultures, its writers and journalists, its political corruption and labor upheavals, this film bears witness to the creation of one of the most dynamic and vibrant cities in the world.

Rich Hank, Poor Hank
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8.65
279 votes

#3 - Rich Hank, Poor Hank

King of the Hill - Season 8 - Episode 8

After becoming inquisitive about how much money the family makes, Bobby decides that he will do some investigating of his own. After seeing some old paperwork in the garage, Bobby determines that Hank is a rich miser. Feeling that Hank is just being greedy, he goes on a shopping spree with Hank's emergency credit card. Meanwhile, news of Hank's hidden wealth spread through the alley and out about town.

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Bobby Goes Nuts
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8.38
380 votes

#4 - Bobby Goes Nuts

King of the Hill - Season 6 - Episode 1

The episode opens innocently enough with Bobby's girlfriend Connie inviting him over to add some spark to her dying slumber party. But after Bobby's beaten up by a crasher, Hank urges him to enroll in a boxing class at the Y. That class is full, so Bobby enrolls in the next best thing: women's self-defense. There, he quickly masters the technique of targeting an attacker below the belt.

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Ho Yeah!
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8.23
330 votes

#5 - Ho Yeah!

King of the Hill - Season 5 - Episode 13

Hank's new co-worker is Tammi, a not-too-bright young woman who just moved from Oklahoma. Peggy takes Tammi under her wing and offers to let her stay at the Hill house while she studies to get her GED. Peggy and Hank enjoy Tammi's company and the cool clothes she buys for them, though they're concerned that her dates never seem to last more than an hour. But when Alabaster Jones, the baddest pimp in Oklahoma City, comes to bring Tammi back, Hank finally realizes that Tammi is a hooker and that everybody thinks he's her new pimp.

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The Miseducation of Bobby Hill
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8.17
217 votes

#6 - The Miseducation of Bobby Hill

King of the Hill - Season 7 - Episode 16

Hank takes Bobby to work at Strickland Propane, where Bobby shocks his father by using unethical sales tactics to sell grills. Meanwhile, Bill gets his foot stuck to a weather balloon and winds up flying around the town.

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Get Your Freak Off
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8.17
374 votes

#7 - Get Your Freak Off

King of the Hill - Season 7 - Episode 1

Hank likes the clean-cut music of the boy-band 4Skore, but when he takes Bobby to a 4Skore concert, he is shocked to find that the band does suggestive dance moves that Bobby imitates with his new girlfriend, Jordan. His reaction brings a complaint from Jordan's parents, a "progressive" couple who are allowing their daughter to have a coed slumber party. Despite Hank's refusal, Bobby wants to go. Meanwhile, Nancy and Minh rank the sexiness of the men in the neighborhood, and Peggy is mortified when Hank is tied with Bill for last place.

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The Bluegrass Is Always Greener
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8.06
206 votes

#8 - The Bluegrass Is Always Greener

King of the Hill - Season 6 - Episode 9

Kahn wants Connie to practice classical music so she can become a great concert violinist, but Connie discovers she has a talent playing bluegrass. Hank and the guys form a band with Connie, the "Dale Gribble Bluegrass Experience," and go to Branson, Missouri to participate in a contest. But in his desire to win, Hank pushes Connie to practice and takes all the fun out of playing, just like Kahn did.

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A Rover Runs Through It
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8.03
230 votes

#9 - A Rover Runs Through It

King of the Hill - Season 9 - Episode 1

Peggy returns home to Montana to reconcile with her mother, only to find that her family may lose its land because of escalating property taxes caused by Hollywood stars moving to Montana.

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Hillennium
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8.00
332 votes

#10 - Hillennium

King of the Hill - Season 4 - Episode 10

As the year 2000 approaches, Hank becomes a believer in the Y2K bug. He tries to prepare for the millennium by eliminating modern technology, and instead of buying Peggy the new computer she wanted, he gets her an old grandfather clock. Strickland Propane closes its doors in the midst of the panic, leaving customers lined up at the door, as Hank does the unthinkable, and takes off with the only remaining Propane Tanks.

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Ceci N'Est Pas Une King of the Hill
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7.98
179 votes

#11 - Ceci N'Est Pas Une King of the Hill

King of the Hill - Season 8 - Episode 9

When Hank asks Peggy to design an art piece for Strickland Propane, she creates the "Probot," a statue made out of propane tanks. Her sculpture is rejected by the city board, but picked up by an art dealer from Dallas. Unfortunately, Peggy finds out that the dealer presents her to the public as an uneducated hillbilly. Meanwhile, Dale starts wearing a suit of armor and uses his newfound invincibility to insult people without consequences.

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Harlottown
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7.96
243 votes

#12 - Harlottown

King of the Hill - Season 10 - Episode 4

When Hank and Peggy try to clean up a historic Arlen landmark, they find out that the town was founded by harlots and was once a place of ill-repute. The new city manager uses the city's rediscovered history to turn the town into a tourist trap for the adult porn industry. Frustrated by the changes, Hank decides to move the family – that is, until he is aided by adult actress Candee.

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Dog Dale Afternoon
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7.91
318 votes

#13 - Dog Dale Afternoon

King of the Hill - Season 3 - Episode 20

When Dale brings home a new 'Super Mower' the neighbors are jealous, but his attitude leaves everyone with a bad taste in their mouths. To knock him down a few notches, the crew decides to hide his new mower, & make it look like a conspiracy, Peggy gets involved and it goes too far. Dale gets pushed over the edge & it is Hank that goes to help him back down.

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The Father, the Son, and J.C.
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7.86
226 votes

#14 - The Father, the Son, and J.C.

King of the Hill - Season 6 - Episode 4

Buck Strickland has to build a house for Habitat for Humanity as part of his community service, Hank does all the work. Buck is so pleased that he promotes Hank to manager, but when Hank tells Buck in public that he loves him, he is quickly demoted. Cotton becomes jealous that Hank likes Buck better, and Peggy sets out to repair their broken relationship for a Christmas miracle.

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Bobby on Track
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7.84
199 votes

#15 - Bobby on Track

King of the Hill - Season 9 - Episode 14

Bobby tries out for the track team and, to Hank's surprise, makes the cut. It turns out that the coach is using Bobby's lack of ability to motivate the better runners on the team. Hank is mortified when he finds out the truth, and pushes Bobby to succeed.

Nancy Boys
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7.80
325 votes

#16 - Nancy Boys

King of the Hill - Season 4 - Episode 21

Nancy and Dale go to a romantic restaurant and fall in love all over again. Nancy decides to end her affair with John Redcorn and be faithful to her husband. But she soon starts to wonder whether she made the right decision.

Peggy's Pageant Fever
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7.76
262 votes

#17 - Peggy's Pageant Fever

King of the Hill - Season 3 - Episode 6

A beauty pageant offers Peggy the chance to win a truck. If she can endure a series of rigorous makeovers to impress the judges.

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Stressed for Success
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7.65
175 votes

#18 - Stressed for Success

King of the Hill - Season 8 - Episode 19

Bobby's knowledge of pop culture takes the Quiz Bowl team to the championships, but Bobby begins to buckle under the stress of competition.

Leanne's Saga
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7.55
268 votes

#19 - Leanne's Saga

King of the Hill - Season 2 - Episode 19

When Luanne's mother, Leanne, is released from prison, she starts living in the Hills' garage, and becomes romantically involved with Bill. Bill is busy fighting a foot fungus, with every last dime.

Chicago: City of the Century (1): Mudhole to Metropolis
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7.50
58 votes

#20 - Chicago: City of the Century (1): Mudhole to Metropolis

American Experience - Season 15 - Episode 3

City of the Century chronicles Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town of fur traders and Native Americans to a massive metropolis that was the quintessential American city of the nineteenth century. The film tells how innovation, ingenuity, determination and ruthlessness created empires in what was a marshy wasteland and describes the hardships endured by millions of working men and women whose labor helped a capitalist class reinvent the way America did business. Along the way, this program revels in Chicago's triumphs -- among them the architectural experimentation that gave the city one of the world's most distinctive skylines -- and delves into the heart of Chicago's painful struggles. Bringing to life the Windy City's rich mixture of cultures, its writers and journalists, its political corruption and labor upheavals, this film bears witness to the creation of one of the most dynamic and vibrant cities in the world.

The Son That Got Away
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7.37
282 votes

#21 - The Son That Got Away

King of the Hill - Season 2 - Episode 8

Hank and Kahn fear the worst when Bobby, Connie, and Joseph explore a cave where teenagers go to make out. The whole clan reveals their experiences with The Boneyard, as the search for the trio ensues. The most unlikely of heroes comes through, to 'rescue' the kids and save the day.

When Cotton Comes Marching Home
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7.26
233 votes

#22 - When Cotton Comes Marching Home

King of the Hill - Season 5 - Episode 6

Cotton can't support his wife and baby on his pension, so he moves from Houston to the Arlen VFW. Hank gets him a job at a local restaurant, but the manager won't let Cotton have a day off to march in the Veterans' Day parade. Meanwhile, Peggy tries to create an eye-catching float for the parade.

Kevin's Problem (or Porno for Pyro)
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6.87
86 votes

#23 - Kevin's Problem (or Porno for Pyro)

Mission Hill - Season 1 - Episode 3

Kevin is racked with guilt after he accidentally burns the local market while touching himself in its bathroom, and two of his mean classmates who were robbing the store at the time take the fall for it. Meanwhile, Jim inadvertently becomes a trendsetter when he returns from Japan wearing Day-Glo hot pants.

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Reconstruction: The Second Civil War (2): Retreat
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0 votes

#24 - Reconstruction: The Second Civil War (2): Retreat

American Experience - Season 16 - Episode 3

The long road to recovery after the Civil War, as the south seeks to establish a society separate from its African American citizens.