The BEST Episodes of A Million Little Things

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 11, 2019

Network: ABC (US)

They say friendship isn’t one big thing, it’s a million little things; and that’s true for a group of friends from Boston who bonded under unexpected circumstances. Some have achieved success, others are struggling in their careers and relationships, but all of them feel stuck in life. After one of them dies unexpectedly, it’s just the wake-up call the others need to finally start living. Along the way, they discover that friends may be the one thing to save them from themselves.

Ten Years

#1 - Ten Years

Season 2 - Episode 7

The gang gathers for Theo’s 10th birthday, which is also a significant milestone for Eddie. Meanwhile, Delilah, Eddie and Katherine are at an impasse about revealing the truth about Charlie; Rome and Regina try to keep Sophie from getting too close to PJ, and Maggie helps Gary make a difficult decision about his dog, Colin.

star 8.25
75 votes
Writers: Chris Erric Maddox, Dante Russo
The Day Before...

#2 - The Day Before...

Season 1 - Episode 12

We go back to the day before Jon’s death, before everything seemed to have fallen apart. Jon is struggling both in his personal and work life, Delilah and Eddie make plans to tell Jon about their secret affair, and Maggie attempts to start her new life in Boston.

star 8.13
240 votes
Directors: Silver Tree
Writers: Ashley Sims
Perspective

#3 - Perspective

Season 1 - Episode 9

Gary has trouble dealing with Maggie’s life-changing decision, which takes him back to when Jon was there for him during his chemo treatments; Rome finally opens up to his dad about his internal struggles; and Katherine battles balancing being a working mother without Eddie.

star 8.08
237 votes
Directors: Chris Koc
Writers: DJ Nash, Jonathan Caren
Coming Home

#4 - Coming Home

Season 2 - Episode 1

When Delilah goes into labor, Eddie feels compelled to tell Katherine the truth about being the baby’s father. Meanwhile, Gary and Maggie struggle with living together post-cancer, and Rome and Regina continue to be at odds about having a baby of their own.

star 8.07
181 votes
Writers: D.J. Nash
The Rosary

#5 - The Rosary

Season 1 - Episode 16

As her friends anxiously await the outcome of Maggie’s surgery, an unexpected arrival from her mother leads to a tense first meeting with Gary.

star 8.06
210 votes
Writers: Tawnya Bhattacharya, Ali Laventhol
Pilot

#6 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

They say friendship isn’t one big thing, it’s a million little things; and that’s true for a group of friends from Boston who bond under unexpected circumstances. Some have achieved success, others are struggling in their careers and relationships, but all of them feel stuck in life. After one of them dies by suicide, it’s just the wake-up call the others need to finally start living.

star 8.06
467 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash
The Game of Your Life

#7 - The Game of Your Life

Season 1 - Episode 5

Gary attempts to plan a romantic date with Maggie with the intentions of getting her to open up about a secret she has been hiding; Eddie begins to understand the sacrifices Katherine has made and attempts to stall Theo’s play as a grand gesture to win her back; and Rome takes steps to consult with a doctor.

star 8.06
284 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: Jordan Hawley
Secrets and Lies

#8 - Secrets and Lies

Season 1 - Episode 11

After troubling news, Delilah finds herself once again leaning on her friends in order to help her family, unexpectedly having to rely on Katherine the most out of all people. Despite Gary’s protests, Maggie insists on running the Suicide Prevention 5K with the rest of the gang, where Danny also plans to introduce someone special to his mom and sister.

star 8.04
238 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: Julia Cohen, Dante Russo
Band of Dads

#9 - Band of Dads

Season 1 - Episode 2

The group tries to be there for Sophie as an upcoming father-daughter dance recital approaches, and when she asks a very reluctant and arrhythmic Eddie to dance with her, it leaves Delilah feeling uneasy. Against her better judgment, Maggie agrees to have Rome in for a therapy session, but it quickly becomes clear that her new friendships are a conflict of interest. Meanwhile, Danny confesses a secret to Gary; Maggie receives an unexpected visitor from her past; and someone discovers a cryptic voicemail from Jon that was left right before he died.

star 8.04
391 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash
Unleashed

#10 - Unleashed

Season 2 - Episode 6

Gary’s growing tension with Maggie comes to a head as she accidentally lets Colin out while she’s on the phone with Eric. Meanwhile, Delilah does a podcast about suicide, which helps her open up to Andrew.

star 8.04
105 votes
Directors: Tessa Blake
Writers: Christopher Luccy, Lauren Bachelis
Someday

#11 - Someday

Season 1 - Episode 14

On the eve of the new restaurant opening, Delilah tracks down a handsome expert to help with the last-minute details. Meanwhile, Regina struggles with her overbearing mother who causes friction by bringing up disturbing details of her past.

star 8.04
213 votes
Writers: David Marshall Grant
I Dare You

#12 - I Dare You

Season 1 - Episode 7

After discovering she might not know Rome like she thought she did, Regina is put in charge of making important decisions for him. Meanwhile, Gary tries to convince Maggie he will be there for her no matter what, and Katherine discovers she has a new admirer.

star 8.00
273 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: David Marshall Grant
Friday Night Dinner

#13 - Friday Night Dinner

Season 1 - Episode 4

The aftermath of Eddie and Delilah’s secret takes a toll on everyone in the group, including the future of Delilah and Regina’s restaurant. Maggie and Gary’s relationship is tested when an old fling turns up, and Delilah struggles with the balance of protecting her children and keeping Jon’s memory alive.

star 8.00
309 votes
Directors: J. Miller Tobin
Writers: Julia Cohen
Christmas Wishlist

#14 - Christmas Wishlist

Season 1 - Episode 10

With the holidays quickly approaching, Delilah struggles with telling Sophie and Danny about her pregnancy; and although Jon’s absence makes this time of year especially difficult, the gang comes together to help the Dixons embrace the Christmas spirit.

star 7.99
229 votes
Writers: Chris Eric Maddox, Jordan Hawley
Goodbye

#15 - Goodbye

Season 1 - Episode 17

With questions still lingering around Jon’s death, his loved ones try to move on, each taking meaningful steps forward in their own lives. As most of them begin to accept that they may never get the explanation they desire, an unexpected member of the group decides to dig even further into the mystery behind Barbara Morgan.

star 7.98
215 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash
Unexpected

#16 - Unexpected

Season 1 - Episode 6

Delilah grapples with her life-changing decision, Maggie and Gary babysit Theo, and Regina finds out Rome’s big secret.

star 7.96
286 votes
Directors: Nzingha Stewart
Writers: Ashley Sims, DJ Nash
Save the Date

#17 - Save the Date

Season 1 - Episode 3

Gary, Rome and Eddie discover that Jon really thought of everything before his passing by planning a surprise outing for Gary’s birthday at a Bruins Fantasy Camp. However, when a grave secret is exposed, Gary’s special day takes a turn for the worse as it creates conflict for everyone in the group.

star 7.94
339 votes
Writers: David Marshall, DJ Nash
Grand Canyon

#18 - Grand Canyon

Season 2 - Episode 2

Eddie manages to keep Theo distracted in the midst of trying to track down Katherine, while Maggie realizes her mother’s surprise move to Boston might not be just for her. Meanwhile, Regina struggles with accepting Andrew’s ideas about the restaurant, and PJ makes a shocking confession to Rome.

star 7.92
168 votes
Directors: Chris Koch
Writers: D.J. Nash, Geoffrey Nauffts
Mixed Signals

#19 - Mixed Signals

Season 2 - Episode 3

On the verge of becoming a filmmaker, Rome takes a meeting with an old producer friend which causes him to feel torn about the creative changes he suggests for his script. Meanwhile, Gary steps in to help Danny prepare to audition for his school play, while Delilah craving some adult time agrees to go to dinner with Andrew.

star 7.90
156 votes
Directors: Steve Robin
Writers: David Marshall Grant
Fight or Flight

#20 - Fight or Flight

Season 1 - Episode 8

Recurring nightmares force Maggie to face a life-altering trauma from her past, while in real life, the group finally discovers that her cancer is back. Gary seeks help from an unexpected someone in order to make one final attempt at convincing Maggie to get treatment, but everything comes to a head at Regina and Delilah’s first tasting party at the new restaurant, leaving this circle of friends to wonder if things will ever be the same.

star 7.90
242 votes
Directors: Ami Canaan Mann
Writers: Ali Laventhol, Tawnya Bhattacharya
The Rock

#21 - The Rock

Season 1 - Episode 15

Eddie and Katherine’s divorce mediations become complicated, and Rome’s brother makes an unexpected visit. Meanwhile, Gary and Maggie attempt to check an item off her bucket list.

star 7.89
199 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: Jordan Hawley, Tucker Cawley
Twelve Seconds

#22 - Twelve Seconds

Season 1 - Episode 13

Delilah struggles to find a way to keep the house, while Ashley has a secret meeting with someone who she thinks may be able to help; and Maggie receives news about her treatment.

star 7.85
208 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash
The Perfect Storm

#23 - The Perfect Storm

Season 2 - Episode 4

Maggie is shocked to learn Eric’s true identity. Meanwhile, Eddie realizes how much he wants to be a part of Charlie’s life as Katherine makes a decision about her and Eddie’s relationship.

star 7.84
147 votes
Writers: Ashley Sims, Julia Cohen
Austin

#24 - Austin

Season 2 - Episode 5

Delilah makes arrangements for a family photo shoot with longtime photographer Seymour, but Danny struggles to accept that this new family does not include his father. Meanwhile, Rome and Regina make big plans to celebrate Rome’s parents’ 50th wedding anniversary and are forced to take a closer look at their own marital woes; Eddie and Katherine look for a fresh start; and Gary feels disconnected from Maggie.

star 7.71
131 votes
Directors: Eric Laneuville
Writers: D.J. Nash, Michelle Leibel