Episodes (10)

S01E01 · Sam/Pilot

Sep 08, 2016

Single mother Sam Fox struggles to raise three girls while trying to maintain her career as an actor.

S01E02 · Period

Sep 15, 2016

Sam deals with lady things.

S01E03 · Brown

Sep 22, 2016

Sam brings home a colleague for dinner.

Woman Is the Something of the Something
S01E04 · Woman Is the Something of the Something

Sep 29, 2016

Sam is becoming insecure about her looks so she visits plastic surgeon Dr. Sook. But she invites her friend Sunny with her which compounds her inferiority complex.

Future Fever
S01E05 · Future Fever

Oct 06, 2016

Sam struggles to connect with Max, taking her out to lunch where she interferes in another couple's date. Max finally admits to her mother's friends that she's afraid she doesn't have much of a future. Duke takes her savings to the bank.

S01E06 · Alarms

Oct 13, 2016

Sam deals with some situations.

Duke's Chorus
S01E07 · Duke's Chorus

Oct 20, 2016

Frankie tricks Sam into going to the Mormon church with Duke's friend Morgan and her mother Trinity. Sam and Max escalate their fights over Max's hostile behavior.

Scary Fun
S01E08 · Scary Fun

Oct 27, 2016

Sam explains to Max's friend Harvey why she doesn't trust him around her daughter. Frankie tells Sam she isn't fun anymore and Sam injures her foot trying to prove her wrong. A meeting with Frankie's teacher takes an odd turn.

Hair of the Dog
S01E09 · Hair of the Dog

Nov 03, 2016

Sam takes Max and her friend to a Joe Walsh concert where unexpected info is revealed. Sam's effort to get rid of a table turns difficult and she has to make a deal with Bulgarians but she gets a terrific chicken recipe from it.

Only Women Bleed
S01E10 · Only Women Bleed

Nov 10, 2016

A typical day for Sam where she struggles to get her girls off to school when Duke tries to stay home sick. Later Frankie is sent home and Sam tries to explain she has work but also personal obligations that she needs to attend to. Turns out Frankie has issues in School.


Better Things Season 1 (2016) is released on Sep 08, 2016 and the latest season 5 of Better Things is released in 2022. Watch Better Things online - the English Comedy TV series from United States. Better Things is directed by Pamela Adlon,Nisha Ganatra,Lance Bangs,Louis C.K. and created by Pamela Adlon with Pamela Adlon and Mikey Madison. Better Things is available online on Hulu and Amazon Video.

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

As know as:

Better Things, Jobb idők, Lepsze życie, Боље ствари, 更美好的事


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Production Companies:

FX Productions, Pig Newton, 3 Arts Entertainment

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Chris Harvey
Daily Telegraph (UK)
It had a delicate touch, too, as a late-night text conversation with a former lover showed. Better Things is rude, funny, provocative and feels so, like, real. Don't miss it.
by rottentomatoes, Jan 11, 2019
Amber Dowling
Better Things... is one of the best new series to hit the airwaves...
by rottentomatoes, Jun 14, 2018
John Doyle
Globe and Mail
The languorous pace matched with Adlon's steely comic timing is irresistible.
by rottentomatoes, Sep 16, 2016

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