The Best Episodes of F is for Family

Last Updated: Jun 9, 2019

Follow the Murphy family back in the 1970s, a time when you could smack your kid, smoke inside and bring a gun to the airport.

This Is Not Good

#1 - This Is Not Good

Season 2 - Episode 6

Frank's job takes him back to the airport, with awkward results. Kevin prepares for his date with "haircut girl". Bill revels in his new outlaw ways.

star 7.93
393 votes
Landing the Plane

#2 - Landing the Plane

Season 2 - Episode 10

Sue gears up for her big moment at the shareholders' meeting, while Frank and friends lay a trap for Scoop. But the day takes a dramatic turn.

star 7.93
350 votes
O Holy Moly Night

#3 - O Holy Moly Night

Season 1 - Episode 6

Christmas Eve turns chaotic as Frank's deal to avoid a strike hits a last-minute snag and Bill's first stint as an altar boy leads to trouble.

star 7.87
477 votes
Directors: Laurent Nicolas
Writers: David Richardson
Summer Vacation

#4 - Summer Vacation

Season 3 - Episode 7

The family's summer trip to a lakeside cabin takes one vexing turn after another, and Kevin relives a traumatic childhood moment.

star 7.81
148 votes
It's in His Blood

#5 - It's in His Blood

Season 3 - Episode 8

An unwelcome surprise sends Frank's bromance with Chet into a tailspin. Maureen and Phillip train for their big day. Bill's breakup gets messy.

star 7.80
145 votes
Heavy Sledding

#6 - Heavy Sledding

Season 2 - Episode 1

As Frank stews over his lost job, Sue tries to lighten the mood with a family sledding trip. But the outing brings on more headaches.

star 7.79
527 votes
Bill Murphy's Night Off

#7 - Bill Murphy's Night Off

Season 3 - Episode 10

As the Murphys and their neighbors scour the city, Bill bounces from one harrowing ordeal to the next. Rosie's debate turns into a rescue mission.

star 7.78
143 votes
Fight Night

#8 - Fight Night

Season 2 - Episode 7

Sue meets with the queen of Plast-a-Ware and plans a romantic night out with Frank. But a call from Maureen's school triggers a family meltdown.

star 7.78
386 votes
Frank the Father

#9 - Frank the Father

Season 3 - Episode 9

After bailing Kevin out, Frank tries a new parenting tactic. Meanwhile, Maureen's shot at TV fame hits a snag, and Bill weighs a big decision.

star 7.76
142 votes
Are You Ready for the Summer?

#10 - Are You Ready for the Summer?

Season 3 - Episode 1

The Murphys kick off summer with a trip to the town Memorial Day parade, where bottled-up frustrations and fears about the new baby boil over.

star 7.74
182 votes
Breaking Bill

#11 - Breaking Bill

Season 2 - Episode 5

Kevin's dreams of rock stardom stir up trouble at home. A setback the day before hockey tryouts pushes Bill over the edge. Sue givers her big pitch.

star 7.73
411 votes
Battle of the Sexes

#12 - Battle of the Sexes

Season 3 - Episode 5

While Sue hosts a soul-crushing focus group for the Forkoontula, Frank tries to keep Vic from bonding with Chet, and Bill sneaks out with Bridget.

star 7.73
151 votes
Night Shift

#13 - Night Shift

Season 2 - Episode 4

As Frank scrambles to prove himself at a new job, Kevin and his band plot to get their song on the radio. Sue has a Plast-a-Ware brainstorm.

star 7.70
413 votes
The Stinger

#14 - The Stinger

Season 3 - Episode 3

Sue dreams up a new invention, Kevin starts summer school, Bill suffers an awkward mishap at the pool, and a promotion stokes tensions at the airport.

star 7.69
157 votes
Pray Away

#15 - Pray Away

Season 2 - Episode 9

A couple's retreat leads to a moment of truth for Frank and Sue. Bill and Phillip hatch a plan to deal with Jimmy. Suprises abound at Vic's party.

star 7.67
375 votes
The Liar's Club

#16 - The Liar's Club

Season 2 - Episode 3

Sue discovers a major downside of office life, Frank sucks it up for a trip to the unemployment line, and Kevin finally gets a space of his own.

star 7.66
435 votes
Bill Murphy's Day Off

#17 - Bill Murphy's Day Off

Season 1 - Episode 5

Bill's surprise attack on the neighborhood bully backfires in a big way. Frank has to swallow his pride to make good on a promise to Kevin.

star 7.66
518 votes
Writers: Emily Towers
Paul Lynde to Block

#18 - Paul Lynde to Block

Season 3 - Episode 2

Sue's hopes of a romantic night with Frank at the drive-in are dashed when he brings the new neighbors along. Kevin's bandmates drop a bombshell.

star 7.64
163 votes
F Is for Fixing It

#19 - F Is for Fixing It

Season 2 - Episode 8

As Sue and Frank try to hash things out, Kevin is wracked with guilt over the incident at Vic's. Bill comes face to face with his old nemesis.

star 7.62
386 votes
Punch Drunk

#20 - Punch Drunk

Season 3 - Episode 6

Frank can't wait to party with his new best bud on the Fourth of July, but rising tensions between Chet and Sue set off the wrong kind of fireworks.

star 7.61
149 votes
A Girl Named Sue

#21 - A Girl Named Sue

Season 2 - Episode 2

Frank's big meeting doesn't play out quite like expected. Fed up with plasticware parties, Sue begins to fantastize about a change.

star 7.59
447 votes
'F' is for Halloween

#22 - 'F' is for Halloween

Season 1 - Episode 4

Halloween is all tricks and no treats as Frank secretly torpedoes Sue's shot at a real job and a bully leaves Bill afraid to don his costume.

star 7.58
528 votes
Directors: Laurent Nicolas
Writers: Tom Gianas
The Trough

#23 - The Trough

Season 1 - Episode 3

Frank makes a powerful friend at a football game. Frank's move into management stirs up trouble with his old work pals.

star 7.57
565 votes
Writers: Michael Price
Mr. Murphy's Wild Ride

#24 - Mr. Murphy's Wild Ride

Season 3 - Episode 4

As the guys start work on the baby's room, Chet takes Frank on an unforgettable outing to the Air Force base. A jealous Phillip lashes out at Bill.

star 7.54
155 votes
Saturday Bloody Saturday

#25 - Saturday Bloody Saturday

Season 1 - Episode 2

Frank's attempt to teach Kevin a lesson about respect yields unintended results. Meanwhile, Maureen makes babysitting a nightmare for Bill.

star 7.53
662 votes
Directors: Laurent Nicolas
Writers: David Richardson