The BEST Episodes of Better Things

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 19, 2019

An actress raises her three daughters while juggling the pressures of working in Hollywood and being a single parent.

Phil

#1 - Phil

Season 2 - Episode 5

Sam is forced to look at some stuff.

star 9.50
2 votes
Arnold Hall

#2 - Arnold Hall

Season 2 - Episode 8

Sam gets confronted.

star 9.50
2 votes
Woman Is the Something of the Something

#3 - Woman Is the Something of the Something

Season 1 - Episode 4

Sam gets really looked at.

star 9.30
3 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K.
Duke's Chorus

#4 - Duke's Chorus

Season 1 - Episode 7

Sam and fam go- to-meeting.

star 9.30
3 votes
Directors: Lance Bangs
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K.
Brown

#5 - Brown

Season 1 - Episode 3

Sam brings home a colleague for dinner.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra
Writers: Louis C.K
Alarms

#6 - Alarms

Season 1 - Episode 6

Sam deals with some situations.

star 9.00
3 votes
Directors: Lance Bangs
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K., Gina Fallore
Only Women Bleed

#7 - Only Women Bleed

Season 1 - Episode 10

Sam has a tough day.

star 9.00
3 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K.
Sick

#8 - Sick

Season 2 - Episode 4

Sam is sick.

star 9.00
2 votes
Period

#9 - Period

Season 1 - Episode 2

Sam deals with lady things.

star 8.30
4 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K.
Eulogy

#10 - Eulogy

Season 2 - Episode 6

Sam demands satisfaction.

star 8.16
443 votes
Graduation

#11 - Graduation

Season 2 - Episode 10

Sam and fam are tilted in the Season 2 finale.

star 8.08
346 votes
Chicago

#12 - Chicago

Season 3 - Episode 1

Sam and Max go on a trip.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers: Pamela Adlon
Shake the Cocktail

#13 - Shake the Cocktail

Season 3 - Episode 12

Sam searches and takes a breath.

star 7.84
147 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers:
White Rock

#14 - White Rock

Season 2 - Episode 9

Sam and the girls go on a trip.

star 7.80
355 votes
What Is Jeopardy?

#15 - What Is Jeopardy?

Season 3 - Episode 6

Sam and fam get caught up in some gnar.

star 7.68
174 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers:
Blackout

#16 - Blackout

Season 2 - Episode 7

Sam does hard things.

star 7.68
413 votes
September

#17 - September

Season 2 - Episode 1

Sam has people over.

star 7.66
575 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K.
Future Fever

#18 - Future Fever

Season 1 - Episode 5

Sam has snack and Max thinks about things.

star 7.66
837 votes
Directors: Lance Bangs
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K., Cindy Chupack
Rising

#19 - Rising

Season 2 - Episode 2

Sam clears her head.

star 7.61
512 votes
Scary Fun

#20 - Scary Fun

Season 1 - Episode 8

Sam makes a point.

star 7.61
719 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Louis C.K.
Easter

#21 - Easter

Season 3 - Episode 8

Sam helps Max and bakes for Phil.

star 7.60
177 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers:
Robin

#22 - Robin

Season 2 - Episode 3

Sam gets a new friend.

star 7.58
511 votes
Show Me the Magic

#23 - Show Me the Magic

Season 3 - Episode 10

Sam winds down and reminisces.

star 7.43
152 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers: Pamela Adlon, Ira Parker
Get Lit

#24 - Get Lit

Season 3 - Episode 11

Sam chaperones and Frankie slams.

star 7.43
140 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers:
Holding

#25 - Holding

Season 3 - Episode 2

Sam copes with stuff.

star 7.37
205 votes
Directors: Pamela Adlon
Writers: Ira Parker