The Best Episodes of Important Things With Demetri Martin

Last Updated: Feb 8, 2019

Comedian Demetri Martin brings his comic variety to his very own sketch show. In each episode, Demetri uses jokes, his own hair, stand up comedy, animation and music to compile a sketch about a different "important thing."

Space

#1 - Space

Season 2 - Episode 9

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Space

star 8.67
9 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Coolness

#2 - Coolness

Season 1 - Episode 6

A dating service, a pogo-stick pick-up attempt and making a lion in a sweater-vest help Demetri explain "Coolness".

star 8.36
11 votes
Writers: Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Tamara Federici, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, John Mulaney, Mark Rivers, Scott Sherman
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Strategy

#3 - Strategy

Season 2 - Episode 3

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Strategy

star 8.22
9 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Chairs

#4 - Chairs

Season 1 - Episode 4

In this episode, "Chairs" are highlighted, with emphasis on selecting who you sit by, being over 40, and who is sitting in the bathroom stall.

star 8.15
13 votes
Writers: Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Tamara Federici, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, John Mulaney, Mark Rivers, Scott Sherman
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Safety

#5 - Safety

Season 1 - Episode 5

The importance of "Safety" is discussed with information on a retirement home, sex-ed in the 1200s and S&M.

star 8.11
9 votes
Writers: Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Tamara Federici, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, John Mulaney, Mark Rivers, Scott Sherman
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Nature

#6 - Nature

Season 2 - Episode 8

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Nature

star 8.00
5 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Ability

#7 - Ability

Season 2 - Episode 2

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Ability

star 7.91
11 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
2, Too

#8 - 2, Too

Season 2 - Episode 6

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the second part of the Important Thing of 2

star 7.89
9 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Money

#9 - Money

Season 2 - Episode 4

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Money

star 7.80
10 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Power

#10 - Power

Season 1 - Episode 2

On this episode, Demetri discusses the importance of "Power" with sketches about fighting over a parking space, revenge and "Creedocide".

star 7.75
20 votes
Writers: Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Tamara Federici, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, John Mulaney, Mark Rivers, Scott Sherman
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
2

#11 - 2

Season 2 - Episode 5

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of 2

star 7.75
8 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Brains

#12 - Brains

Season 1 - Episode 3

Demetri uses mnemonics, the planets and "Dadz" to teach us the importance of "Brains"

star 7.73
15 votes
Writers: Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Tamara Federici, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, John Mulaney, Mark Rivers, Scott Sherman
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Lines

#13 - Lines

Season 2 - Episode 7

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Lines

star 7.71
7 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Timing

#14 - Timing

Season 1 - Episode 1

Demetri Martin's conceptual sketch-comedy show, which is augmented by stand-up, music and animation, begins with an exploration of "Timing" that includes a time-traveling gigolo and a bit about an ill-tempered actor featuring Amanda Peet.

star 7.70
27 votes
Writers: Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Tamara Federici, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, John Mulaney, Mark Rivers, Scott Sherman
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Attention

#15 - Attention

Season 2 - Episode 1

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Attention.

star 7.58
12 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Games

#16 - Games

Season 1 - Episode 7

This episode includes the invention of "Spin the Bottle", a new chess piece and Devon Cottonfield. Demetri Martin explains "Games".

star 7.00
5 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes
Control

#17 - Control

Season 2 - Episode 10

The Important Thing discussed in this episode is the Important Thing of Control

star 5.86
7 votes
Watch on Amazon Buy on iTunes