The BEST Episodes of Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 16, 2019

Network: Netflix

Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change.


#1 - Fall

Season 1 - Episode 4

At odds with the most important people in her life, Lorelai seeks wisdom in nature. Rory goes out for a wild night with an unexpected crowd.

star 8.28
1,018 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino

#2 - Winter

Season 1 - Episode 1

Fresh from a career high, Rory pays a visit to Stars Hollow. Emily copes with Richard's death. The inn keeps Lorelai busy as she ponders her future.

star 7.74
1,294 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino

#3 - Spring

Season 1 - Episode 2

As Rory's secret London love affair continues, working on her book proposal becomes increasingly difficult. Lorelai and Emily go to therapy together.

star 7.71
1,058 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino

#4 - Summer

Season 1 - Episode 3

Rory tries to save the Stars Hollow Gazette from shutting down. Lorelai sits on the advisory committee for Taylor's musical. Rory worries about Emily.

star 7.58
994 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino