Better Things: Season 4

Better Things: Season 4

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In an Emmy-nominated role, Pamela Adlon (King of the Hill) stars in this comedic FX series as a single, working actor with no filter trying to raise her three daughters in Los Angeles. 

2020Rating: TV-MAUSAPig Newton, 3 Arts Entertainment
ComedyDrama

Episodes

EPISODE 4.1

Steady Rain

Sam picks the girls up from a trip.

EPISODE 4.2

She's Fifty

Sam embraces her life.

EPISODE 4.3

Escape Drill

Sam gives her friends a marital intervention.

EPISODE 4.4

DNA

Sam gives Phil a DNA test, catches something and releases... More on Max.

EPISODE 4.5

Carbonara

Sam takes Duke to ballet and Frankie to Pinkberry.

EPISODE 4.6

New Orleans

Sam goes to a wedding.

EPISODE 4.7

High Man. Bye Man.

Sam goes to the weed store and visits her brother... More and Frankie and Sam eat ice cream.

EPISODE 4.8

Father's Day

Sam has a flashback and a wolf pack.

EPISODE 4.9

Batceañera

EPISODE 4.10

Listen to the Roosters

Sam and her girls live in the City of Angels.

Better Things: Season 4 | Reviews

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Pamela Adlon's FX half-hour dramedy returns this week for a fourth season that finds the show still one of the very best things on TV.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

One of the very best series on television.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Watching these episodes is an experience...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Sam's been hearing about her encroaching obsolescence for some time now, but for the first time, she doesn't attempt to shrug it off or otherwise put off dealing with it. She's steering into the skid with a V8 engine.

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker

Adlon is part of a growing cohort of female TV-makers who are interested in showing us what it's like to live in a body: to be turned on or to gain weight, to have hot flashes...

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New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

It's smart, brutally funny, often extremely touching but most of all, it's honest in presenting the messy everyday of life and everything that entails.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

This is daily life. And through these beautiful moments, Adlon finds a much deeper and more resonant truth about both the coming-of-age stories of youth and the pitfalls of being middle-aged in 2020.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

There aren't many shows like it -- period. It's not a sitcom, it's not a drama, and it seems cheap and easy to call it a dramedy. It is undefinable because, frankly, it's life.

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Film School Rejects

Film School Rejects

It's as masterful as anything else on television, yet it refuses to deliver the nasty shock that's become par for the course among its contemporaries.

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Better Things: Season 4 | Release Details

Better Things: Season 4 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.