The BEST Episodes of A Million Little Things

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 19, 2020

Network: ABC (US)

Friendship isn't a big thing. It's a million little things. When our gang's dear friend Jon – a man perfect on paper – took his own life, his family and friends were left to pick up the pieces. Each of these friends is not living the version of life they thought they'd be living. And their friend's death forces them to take a look at the choices they've made and to solve the unanswerable mystery of a man they thought they knew.

time stands still

#1 - time stands still

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 21, 2019

Rome helps PJ through a personal crisis, while Gary and Maggie’s relationship takes a turn; and Delilah, Eddie and Katherine make tough decisions that will affect their families.

star 8.37
139 votes
Writers: DJ Nash, Michelle Leibel
The Day Before...

#2 - The Day Before...

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 24, 2019

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 8.15
250 votes
Directors: Silver Tree
Writers: Ashley Sims
The Rosary

#3 - The Rosary

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 21, 2019

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 8.09
222 votes
Writers: Ali Laventhol, Tawnya Bhattacharya

#4 - Someday

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 7, 2019

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 8.07
224 votes
Writers: David Marshall Grant

#5 - Perspective

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 5, 2018

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 8.07
245 votes
Directors: Chris Koc
Writers: DJ Nash, Jonathan Caren
Band of Dads

#6 - Band of Dads

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 3, 2018

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 8.06
405 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash
Secrets and Lies

#7 - Secrets and Lies

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 17, 2019

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 8.06
246 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: Dante Russo, Julia Cohen

#8 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 26, 2018

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
484 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash
coming home

#9 - coming home

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 26, 2019

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 8.05
206 votes
Writers: DJ Nash
The Game of Your Life

#10 - The Game of Your Life

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 24, 2018

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 8.05
292 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: Jordan Hawley

#11 - goodnight

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 14, 2019

A fellowship opportunity for Maggie forces Gary to reconsider his own future as the group must come together after a devastating loss.

star 8.04
124 votes
Writers: Geoffrey Nauffts, Mimi Won Techentin

#12 - Goodbye

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 28, 2019

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 8.02
227 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash

#13 - unleashed

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

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 8.02
153 votes
Directors: Tessa Blake
Writers: Christopher Luccy, Lauren Bachelis
I Dare You

#14 - I Dare You

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 7, 2018

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 8.01
283 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: David Marshall Grant
Friday Night Dinner

#15 - Friday Night Dinner

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 17, 2018

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
321 votes
Directors: J. Miller Tobin
Writers: Julia Cohen
ten years

#16 - ten years

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 7, 2019

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 7.99
150 votes
Writers: Chris Erric Maddox, Dante Russo
Christmas Wishlist

#17 - Christmas Wishlist

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 12, 2018

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
239 votes
Writers: Chris Eric Maddox, Jordan Hawley
grand canyon

#18 - grand canyon

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 3, 2019

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 7.96
192 votes
Directors: Chris Koch
Writers: DJ Nash, Geoffrey Nauffts
Save the Date

#19 - Save the Date

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 10, 2018

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 7.95
350 votes
Writers: David Marshall, DJ Nash

#20 - Unexpected

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 2018

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

star 7.94
296 votes
Directors: Nzingha Stewart
Writers: Ashley Sims, DJ Nash
The Rock

#21 - The Rock

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 14, 2019

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 7.94
209 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: Jordan Hawley, Tucker Cawley
mixed signals

#22 - mixed signals

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 10, 2019

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 7.92
180 votes
Directors: Steve Robin
Writers: David Marshall Grant
Fight or Flight

#23 - Fight or Flight

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 28, 2018

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 7.91
253 votes
Directors: Ami Canaan Mann
Writers: Ali Laventhol, Tawnya Bhattacharya
the perfect storm

#24 - the perfect storm

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 17, 2019

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 7.87
174 votes
Writers: Ashley Sims, Julia Cohen
Twelve Seconds

#25 - Twelve Seconds

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 31, 2019

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 7.86
219 votes
Directors: James Griffiths
Writers: DJ Nash