The BEST Episodes of The Kominsky Method

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 21, 2019

Network: Netflix

Acting coach Sandy Kominsky and best friend Norman Newlander keep each other laughing as they tackle the curveballs that life throws at them while navigating their later years.

Chapter 10. An Old Flame, an Old Wick

#1 - Chapter 10. An Old Flame, an Old Wick

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Norman and Madelyn get closer as they spend time together in Santa Barbara. When Sandy meets Mindy's boyfriend, he discovers they have a lot in common.

star 7.95
144 votes
Writers:
Chapter 14. A Secret Leaks, a Teacher Speaks

#2 - Chapter 14. A Secret Leaks, a Teacher Speaks

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Despite Norman's prodding, Sandy remains reluctant to share some important news with Mindy. Norman and Madelyn come to an understanding.

star 7.87
137 votes
Chapter 15. A Hand Job Is Forgiven

#3 - Chapter 15. A Hand Job Is Forgiven

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

An accident forces Sandy to come clean with Mindy. After visiting Eileen's grave, Phoebe tries to make amends with Norman, but it doesn't go well.

star 7.86
127 votes
Chapter 16. A Thetan Arrives

#4 - Chapter 16. A Thetan Arrives

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

As Norman contemplates retiring, an unexpected visitor has him considering his spiritual life. Sandy dislikes changes Mindy is making at the studio.

star 7.82
125 votes
Chapter 9. An Actor Forgets

#5 - Chapter 9. An Actor Forgets

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Sandy has concerns about the man Mindy's dating. Norman starts seeing an old flame. Sandy tries to give his class a dose of truth about the acting life.

star 7.77
158 votes
Directors: Andy Tennant
Writers: Chuck Lorre
Chapter 2. An Agent Grieves

#6 - Chapter 2. An Agent Grieves

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Sandy helps Norman organize an event with complicated arrangements and invites Lisa on an unusual date. Norman is a hit with Sandy's class.

star 7.77
343 votes
Chapter 12. A Libido Sits in the Fridge

#7 - Chapter 12. A Libido Sits in the Fridge

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Interactions with two women have Sandy contemplating his changing libido. Norman tries to reconcile with both Phoebe and Madelyn.

star 7.76
138 votes
Chapter 7. A String Is Attached

#8 - Chapter 7. A String Is Attached

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Norman contemplates a financial arrangement with Sandy. Sandy tries to smooth things over with Lisa. Mindy helps her father with his tax situation.

star 7.75
269 votes
Chapter 13. A Shenckman Equivocates

#9 - Chapter 13. A Shenckman Equivocates

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Sandy urges Norman to make a grand gesture for Madelyn. After Martin experiences a medical episode, Sandy decides to have a complete checkup.

star 7.75
130 votes
Chapter 8. A Widow Approaches

#10 - Chapter 8. A Widow Approaches

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Norman has lunch with a widowed friend of Eileen's. Sandy and Norman attend a Parkinson's fundraiser. Norman is haunted by women from his past.

star 7.70
254 votes
Chapter 11. An Odd Couple Occurs

#11 - Chapter 11. An Odd Couple Occurs

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Mindy's not thrilled with her dad and boyfriend's growing friendship. Norman's daughter leaves rehab, returning home while Madelyn is visiting.

star 7.69
141 votes
Directors: Andy Tennant
Writers: Chuck Lorre
Chapter 6. A Daughter Detoxes

#12 - Chapter 6. A Daughter Detoxes

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Norman and Sandy drive Phoebe to rehab, then spend the night at a casino. Sandy faces a financial quandary and learns he's angered Lisa.

star 7.66
268 votes
Chapter 5. An Agent Crowns

#13 - Chapter 5. An Agent Crowns

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Norman worries he may have made the wrong decision about Phoebe. Sandy wants to take his relationship with Lisa to the next level.

star 7.65
289 votes
Chapter 3. A Prostate Enlarges

#14 - Chapter 3. A Prostate Enlarges

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Sandy contends with a worsening prostate problem and conflict between his students. Norman deals with his troubled daughter.

star 7.62
300 votes
Chapter 1. An Actor Avoids

#15 - Chapter 1. An Actor Avoids

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

As Sandy gets to know a new student better, he puts off visiting an old friend who wants to see him. Norman copes with a difficult issue at home.

star 7.52
398 votes
Chapter 4. A Kegel Squeaks

#16 - Chapter 4. A Kegel Squeaks

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Sandy and Norman turn to each other for support. Sandy waits for his test results. Tension ramps up between Norman and Phoebe.

star 7.50
286 votes