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

Last Updated: Nov 26, 2018

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

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 8.27
994 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
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Winter

#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
1,268 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
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Spring

#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 7.72
1,030 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino
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Summer

#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 7.61
971 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino
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