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

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2020

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.

Fall

#1 - Fall

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 25, 2016

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 8.33
1,150 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Winter

#2 - Winter

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 25, 2016

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 7.84
1,459 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Spring

#3 - Spring

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 25, 2016

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

star 7.80
1,219 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino
Summer

#4 - Summer

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 25, 2016

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 7.68
1,128 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino