The BEST episodes of Back To 1989

Every episode of Back To 1989 ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Back To 1989!

Chen Che doesn't know who his father was and the topic is a taboo in the Chen family. When an accident threw him back to 1989, a year before he was born, he gets a chance to find out himself. Before he could locate his mother, he first meets her best friend, Ye Zhen Zhen, a wholesome girl who helps him navigate the past while he helps her land big clients with his expert knowledge of stock market trend. Through her, he gets to know his younger, happier "mom" and the possible candidates for his father. He soon learns the reason his mother never talks about his father, and he is faced with a dilemma: He must choose between his mother's future and his very existence.

Last Updated: 11/27/2022Network:SET Metro
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Episode 20
star
9.33
3 votes

#1 - Episode 20

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 6/17/2016

Che wonders if changing Ya-juan's future will alter his own. Guo-zhang encourages Ya-juan. An angry Wan-ling arrives at the club at the wrong moment.

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Episode 19
star
9.33
3 votes

#2 - Episode 19

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 6/10/2016

Xiao-long becomes the firm's top seller. Zhen-zhen and Che hide their feelings from her parents. A worried Guo-zhang pressures Che about the future.

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Episode 9
star
9.00
2 votes

#3 - Episode 9

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/1/2016

Che and Zhen-zhen get closer during a thunderstorm. Zhen-zhen and Ya-juan nurse Che through a bad cold that stirs up his childhood memories.

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Episode 12
star
9.00
2 votes

#4 - Episode 12

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 4/22/2016

Che fills in onstage for Jin-qin at Zhong-en's cafe. Xiao-long is getting more suspicious of Che. Ya-juan's mother arranges a blind date for her.

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Episode 14
star
9.00
2 votes

#5 - Episode 14

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 5/6/2016

Mr. Jian takes the office on a weekend retreat in the country, where some hidden feelings are revealed and others take a path to a new direction.

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Episode 15
star
9.00
2 votes

#6 - Episode 15

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 5/13/2016

When an infection sends Zhen-zhen to the hospital, Xiao-long and Che vie for her attention. Che reveals who he is to the only person who can help him.

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Episode 16
star
9.00
2 votes

#7 - Episode 16

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 5/20/2016

Xiao-long tries to tell Zhen-zhen about his suspicions. A shady new client gives Xiao-long some advice. Mr. Ye is still confused about Che's suit.

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Episode 17
star
9.00
2 votes

#8 - Episode 17

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 5/27/2016

Guo-zhang explains the butterfly effect to Che, who realises even small changes now can affect the future. Wan-ling and Ya-juan have a huge quarrel.

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Episode 18
star
9.00
3 votes

#9 - Episode 18

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired 6/3/2016

Xiao-long's drunken call to Zhen-zhen leads to a confrontation. Guo-zhang worries about his own butterfly effect. Che warns Zhen-zhen about Sheng-tai.

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Episode 21
star
8.67
3 votes

#10 - Episode 21

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired 6/24/2016

Ya-juan and her mother grow further apart. Xiao-long plans a lavish Christmas party. Zhen-zhen overhears Che and Guo-zhang talking about time travel.

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Episode 3
star
8.50
2 votes

#11 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/19/2016

Zhen-zhen insists Che rents a room in her parents' house. Che has to deal with seeing his mother as a happy young woman. Jian get a new job pitch.

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Episode 13
star
8.50
2 votes

#12 - Episode 13

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/29/2016

Jin-qin tells Ya-juan his future plans. Che accidentally runs into his grandfather, a physicist who has a theory about time, space and wormholes.

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Episode 11
star
8.50
2 votes

#13 - Episode 11

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/15/2016

A month after arriving in 1989, Che worries about his identity. Zhen-zhen tries magic to see her future husband. Xiao-long discovers something odd.

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Episode 10
star
8.50
2 votes

#14 - Episode 10

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/8/2016

Che saves the day for Ya-juan when a delinquent account holder puts her job at risk. Meanwhile, Zhong-en and Jin-qin are both pining for Ya-juan.

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Episode 8
star
8.50
2 votes

#15 - Episode 8

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/25/2016

Xiao-long has a photo shoot that leaves him second best to Che. Ya-juan's mother has an ulterior motive for inviting her friends over for a party.

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Episode 7
star
8.50
2 votes

#16 - Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/18/2016

After Che happily bonds with Jin-qin, he begins to suspext that someone else is his dad. Ya-juan's mother disapproves of Jin-qin. Che misses a call.

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Episode 6
star
8.50
2 votes

#17 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/11/2016

Che is touches when Zhen-zhen's family learns about her debt. Mr. Wang settles the score in the bowling alley. Che shoots hoops with Jin-qin.

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Episode 5
star
8.50
2 votes

#18 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/4/2016

Li-jing accuses Zhen-zhen of making a huge mistake. Che thinks about his youth and wonders what changed Ya-juan. A club brawls leads to a revelation.

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Episode 1
star
8.00
2 votes

#19 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/22/2016

Securities analyst Chen Che has an accident after arguing with his mother over this father's identity and wakes up in 1989, a year before his birth.

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Episode 2
star
8.00
2 votes

#20 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/29/2016

Che begins to adapt to his new situation. After being rejected for a job at the firm where Zhen-zhen works, he makes an impossible bet with a client.

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Episode 4
star
8.00
2 votes

#21 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/26/2016

Jian gives Zhen-zhen another chance, but Che's new position in the company causes problems for her. Ya-juan finds Che's behaviour a little strange.

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