Better Things (2016-)  imdb rss

An actress raises her three daughters while juggling the pressures of working in Hollywood and being a single parent.


Better Things: Season 4 (Full Season)  Season 4 (Full Season)

Better Things Season 4 Is a Rare and Precious Gift
Season four of Pamela Adlon’s FX series Better Things, created, directed by, and starring Adlon as an actress and a single mom raising three eccentric, steel-willed girls, boasts four episodes that are stone-cold classics, endlessly rewatchable and rewarding. The rest of the season is pretty good too — so nervy yet exact that it makes almost every other American TV show, even excellent ones, seem formulaic and timid in comparison.
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Better Things: Rising  Season 2, Episode 2

Sam clears her head.
posted by Thorzdad on Sep 22, 2017 at 8:42 AM - 3 comments

Better Things: September  Season 2, Episode 1

Sam throws a party. Max brings her boyfriend. Frankie sings the blues. And, four Monopoly houses equals a hotel. [more inside]
posted by Thorzdad on Sep 15, 2017 at 9:44 AM - 3 comments

Better Things: Only Women Bleed  Season 1, Episode 10

In the season finale, the show hits a bat-flipping, walk-off, homer. [more inside]
posted by Thorzdad on Nov 11, 2016 at 5:44 AM - 0 comments

Better Things: Period  Season 1, Episode 2

Sam cleans up, makes a speech, and takes a meeting. [more inside]
posted by Thorzdad on Sep 16, 2016 at 7:40 AM - 2 comments