The BEST Episodes of Phil of the Future

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 3, 2020

Network: Disney Channel

Meet the Diffy family, a futuristic family from the year 2121. When the eccentric dad, Lloyd, rents a time machine for their family vacation, everyone is excited. But then something goes wrong. Their time machine malfunctions and they are thrown out of the space/time continuum in the year 2004.

Back to the Future (Not the Movie)

#1 - Back to the Future (Not the Movie)

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Aug 19, 2006

Phil and Keely finally become a couple. Though Lloyd has all of a sudden fixed the time machine, now it's time for the Diffys to head back home. It's Keely's worst nightmare when she realizes Phil is leaving for real.

star 8.50
4 votes
Directors: Michael Curtis
Writers: Michael Curtis Roger S.H. Schulman
Virtu-Date

#2 - Virtu-Date

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 26, 2005

Phil and Keely are on a virtu-date and the robot waiter starts flirting with Keely and Phil is jealous.

star 8.40
5 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: Michael Curtis Roger S.H. Schulman
Tia, Via,  or Me...Uh

#3 - Tia, Via, or Me...Uh

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 5, 2005

When Tia moves away, Keely gets Phil into doing everything that she would normally do. So Phil hooks Keely up with the new girl.

star 8.40
5 votes
Directors: David Kendall
Writers: Ivan Menchell
Broadcast Blues

#4 - Broadcast Blues

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 24, 2006

When no one watches Keely's investigative reports show Pim comes to the resuce by offering to help make her popular amongst her viewers again but Keely realizes that Pim is just abusing her to make money and goes back to making "real news" with Phil.

star 8.25
4 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: David Steven Cohen
Unification Day

#5 - Unification Day

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 18, 2004

Phil skips Unification Day to go to a party that he can't even get in to. Pim cheats on a cooking assignent, so she has to bake something homemade.

star 8.09
11 votes
Directors: Tim O'Donnell
Writers: Rich Rinaldi, Dan Fybel
You Say Toe-Mato

#6 - You Say Toe-Mato

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 13, 2004

Phil and Keely go to the Tomato Ranch. But Phil is worried about going in the tomato mashing tub as he only has 4 toes.

star 8.00
12 votes
Directors: Tim O'Donnell
Writers: Tim Maile, Douglas Tuber
Versa Day

#7 - Versa Day

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 25, 2005

Phil and Pim have been fighting all week. Lloyd and Barbara couldn't take it any longer so he called for a Versa Day. For one school day Phil and Pim have to switch lives. Meanwhile Lloyd wants to get Curtis a job....if only he could find a place that will hire him.

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: Matthew Diamond
Writers: Roger S.H. Schulman
The Giggle

#8 - The Giggle

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 9, 2005

Phil and Keely have a huge test in Mr. Messerschmitt's class, but take advantage of The Giggle. Phil and Keely, then, both fail the test. So Phil tries to make it up to Keely. Meanwhile, Pim goes to an R-rated movie and brings curtis as her parent.

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: David Kendall
Writers: Bill Canterbury
Phil Without a Future

#9 - Phil Without a Future

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 21, 2005

Mr. Messerschmitt insists his students take the Career Placement Test. However, Phil doesn't know what he wants to do and doesn't want to be trapped in a job for which is not suited.

star 8.00
5 votes
Writers: Masha Tivyan, Sharon A. Wong
Good Phil Hunting

#10 - Good Phil Hunting

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 30, 2005

Phil uses future knowledge to solve one of Mr. Hackett's seemingly impossible math problems, but Keely inadvertently blurts out the answer and is promptly upgraded to advanced math class. Rather than have Mr. Hackett even more suspicious of his family, Phil helps Keely continue to look smart among the other genius students - while Keely teaches her new classmates to navigate the shopping mall. After Candida pulls a static electricity trick on her, Pim shuffles her way to find the best method for acquiring energy.

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: Andrew Tsao
Writers: Peter Tibbals, Eric Goldberg
It's a Wonder-Phil Life

#11 - It's a Wonder-Phil Life

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Nov 27, 2005

Phil makes a fool out of himself when he gets a question wrong in history and everyone laughs at him. It seems in the future they cloned Abraham Lincoln and Phil forgetting that he was in the present answered that Lincoln went down known as Stinkin Lincoln. Phil is angered by coming up with another excuse for why he said what he said. He feels like he is going to burst so he tells everyone his secret.

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: Douglas Tuber
Writers: Ivan Menchell
Stuck in the Meddle with You

#12 - Stuck in the Meddle with You

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 6, 2006

Keely tries to get together two people and it backfires on Phil. Pim becomes a "psychic" and fools Mr. Hackett.

star 8.00
3 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: Ivan Menchell
Happy Nird-Day

#13 - Happy Nird-Day

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 31, 2006

It's Keely's birthday and Phil wants to give her the best birthday she has ever had. Last year he had forgotten her birthday so he wanted to go all out with her present this year. Phil's plans for the perfect outing are crushed when Lloyd takes out all the batteries to the future gadgets because it will get him "one step closer to fixing the time machine". Meanwhile Pim meets a fellow prankster and even has a crush on him.

star 8.00
5 votes
Writers: Wayne Stamps
Ill of the Future

#14 - Ill of the Future

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Jun 24, 2006

The Diffy's catch a futuristic disease called greenemia which causes them to turn green and act completely opposite to how they usually act.

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Bill Canterbury
Where's the Wizard?

#15 - Where's the Wizard?

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Jul 7, 2006

Phil loses the wizard and to his suprise he finds that Mr. Hackett has it. Now Phil is on a mission to get the wizard back. Will Mr. Hackett find out Phil is from the future?

star 8.00
5 votes
Directors: J.P. Manoux
Writers: Michelle Wendt, Kimberly Joy Kessler
Your Cheatin' Heart

#16 - Your Cheatin' Heart

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 18, 2004

A boy named Tanner asks Keely out, but Phil doesn't really like him. One day when Phil is doing a skit on stage a girl named Darcy walks in and asks the teacher that if he sees Tanner to tell him that she stopped by. Phil thinks this is kind of weird, so, using his Instamorph, he changes into Tanner and goes to investigate. He finds out that Darcy is also Tanner's girlfriend and that he is two-timing Keely, but when he tells her she just gets mad at him. Later, while Keely and Tanner are doing a skit on stage Darcy walks in and kisses Tanner right in front of Keely! Meanwhile, Pim tries to get Debbie and Bradley to break-up.

star 7.91
11 votes
Directors: David Kendall
Writers: Tim Maile, Douglas Tuber
Pim-Cipal

#17 - Pim-Cipal

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 21, 2005

Pim abuses her power when she becomes principal for the day.

star 7.83
6 votes
Directors: David Kendall
Writers: Tim Maile, Douglas Tuber
Halloween

#18 - Halloween

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Oct 8, 2004

Debbie enlists everyone is school to help her bake cupcakes except Pim. But soon enough Pim is forced into giving the drum beat to the bakers. Phil and Keely try to help the helpless bakers.

star 7.80
5 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: Michael Caine, Jason Cox
Mummy's Boy

#19 - Mummy's Boy

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 9, 2005

Phil replaces Curtis as field trip chaperone when Mr. Hackett is too ill to escort their class to the museum. Phil locates a part from the time machine during a class trip to the museum.

star 7.80
5 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: Rich Rinaldi, Dan Fybel
Phil of the Garage

#20 - Phil of the Garage

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 11, 2005

Phil is growing tired of everyone going into his room without his permission. He wants privacy and he isn't getting that from his room. When Lloyd stores tools from the Time Machine in Phil's room that shouldn't be next to each other, it ends up blowing the floor out and Phil has to live somewhere else. He chooses the garage and shares it with Curtis. But when Curtis is sick of Phil he decides to fix Phil's room and live there instead.

star 7.80
5 votes
Writers: Roger S.H. Schulman
Team Diffy

#21 - Team Diffy

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 28, 2005

Phil's future "friend" comes to 2121. He offers the Diffy's a way to get home. Will Phil choose the right decision?

star 7.75
8 votes
Directors: Tim O'Donnell
Writers: James Kramer
Not-So-Great Great Great Grandpa

#22 - Not-So-Great Great Great Grandpa

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Aug 11, 2006

Phil unwittingly prevents his great great grandfather from meeting his great great grandmother, thus causing a chain reaction in which he and his family are erased from existence.

star 7.75
4 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: Ivan Menchell
Milkin' It

#23 - Milkin' It

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 25, 2005

Phil and Keely enter a science fair featuring next Century's "milk engine" sending Lloyd into a state of panic that the Diffys will be discovered. Phil and Keely sneak into the fair to retrieve the evidence so the Diffys can remain in Pickford.

star 7.73
11 votes
Writers: Rachelle Romberg
Neander-Phil

#24 - Neander-Phil

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Dec 10, 2004

Phil tries to impress the mayor's daughter but things get bad when he switches places with Curtis. Pim realizes that she can't stand Debbie and doesn't even want to be her friend.

star 7.67
6 votes
Directors: Matt Dearborn
Writers: Matt Dearborn, Tom Burkhard
Phenomonally Yours

#25 - Phenomonally Yours

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 6, 2004

Phil tries to dissuade another girl's affections; Pim joins the orchestra to sabotage Debbie's solo; Pim meets Bradley Benjamin Farmer.

star 7.62
13 votes
Directors: Tim O'Donnell
Writers: Danny Kallis