Episode Hive
All ShowsBinge-Watch CalculatorLog In
Show cover for Parenthood

The Best Episodes of Parenthood

Every episode of Parenthood ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Parenthood!

The trials and tribulations of the very large, colorful and imperfect Braverman family.

Genre:Drama
Network:NBC

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Parenthood" is "May God Bless and Keep You Always", rated 9.7/10 from 687 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "May God Bless and Keep You Always" aired on 1/29/2015 and is rated 0.7 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "There's Something I Need To Tell You...".

  • May God Bless and Keep You Always
    9.7/10 687 votes

    #1 - May God Bless and Keep You Always

    Season 6 Episode 13 - Aired 2015-01-29

    In the excitement of her big day, Sarah surrounds herself with the original Braverman clan. Meanwhile, Hank approaches Zeek for his blessing and asks Drew for a special favor. Amber adjusts to life as a new mom with a little help from her grandparents. Julia and Joel get a phone call that forces a life-changing decision. Max gets his first job, while Crosby and Adam reach an understanding about the Luncheonette. Kristina presents Adam with a new plan for the future of Chambers Academy, and for their family.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • There's Something I Need To Tell You...
    9.0/10 279 votes

    #2 - There's Something I Need To Tell You...

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2012-10-09

    Kristina shares her health news with the family; Joel is nervous as Victor plays in his first baseball game; Sarah is caught in a tender moment with Hank.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • How Did We Get Here?
    9.0/10 238 votes

    #3 - How Did We Get Here?

    Season 6 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-01-08

    Zeek is rushed to the hospital and the entire family hurries to his side. As Adam and Crosby nervously await news of Zeek's health, a serious emergency at The Luncheonette pulls them away. At the hospital, Joel sticks by Julia, offering unwavering support, and further blurring the lines of their relationship.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Remember Me, I'm the One Who Loves You
    8.9/10 263 votes

    #4 - Remember Me, I'm the One Who Loves You

    Season 3 Episode 17 - Aired 2012-02-21

    The Bravermans come together to celebrate a momentous event while Julia and Joel strive to overcome the emotional rollercoaster adopting a child has put them through. Also, Crosby and Adam decide on the fate of The Luncheonette and Sarah makes a difficult decision about her future.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • We Made It Through the Night
    8.9/10 211 votes

    #5 - We Made It Through the Night

    Season 6 Episode 12 - Aired 2015-01-22

    Camille and Zeek make a decision concerning Zeek's health. Sarah makes a big decision and shares some good news with her dad. Adam and Crosby clash over differing business opinions, and Adam stands his ground, deepening the tension between the brothers. Amber rushes to the hospital with labor pains, and the Bravermans flock to her side.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Nora
    8.8/10 228 votes

    #6 - Nora

    Season 3 Episode 5 - Aired 2011-10-11

    Kristina goes to the hospital with unlikely company; Julia and Joel receive good news; Crosby is bothered by Jasmine's dates; Seth returns and could put a damper on Sarah's relationship with Mark; and Amber helps Max reconcile with Jabbar.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • What to My Wondering Eyes
    8.8/10 258 votes

    #7 - What to My Wondering Eyes

    Season 4 Episode 11 - Aired 2012-12-11

    Kristina and Adam are faced with a health scare; Jasmine and Crosby celebrate their first Christmas as a family; Sarah feels torn between Mark and Hank; Ryan and Amber have relationship problems.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Pontiac
    8.7/10 208 votes

    #8 - The Pontiac

    Season 5 Episode 22 - Aired 2014-04-17

    Adam and Crosby talk about their childhood; Amber struggles with letting Ryan go; Sarah addresses Hank's request; Julia and Joel support Victor as he conquers his fears; Drew goes after what he wants.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Hard Times Come Again No More
    8.6/10 248 votes

    #9 - Hard Times Come Again No More

    Season 2 Episode 22 - Aired 2011-04-19

    Sarah and the rest of the Braverman family worry about Amber's well-being after an accident. Meanwhile, Max 's behavior upsets Adam, and Julia unexpectedly plays a big role in a woman's labor and delivery. Also, Kristina helps with Haddie's transition into womanhood and Crosby tries to convince Jasmine to visit his new proprerty.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • My Brother's Wedding
    8.6/10 254 votes

    #10 - My Brother's Wedding

    Season 3 Episode 18 - Aired 2012-02-28

    The Bravermans come together to celebrate a momentous event while Julia and Joel strive to overcome the emotional rollercoaster adopting a child has put them through. Also, Crosby and Adam decide on the fate of The Luncheonette and Sarah makes a difficult decision about her future.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Because You're My Sister
    8.6/10 238 votes

    #11 - Because You're My Sister

    Season 4 Episode 15 - Aired 2013-01-22

    Jasmine and Crosby plan an anniversary get away and receive exciting news. Kristina and Adam prepare for the next phase of her treatment. Drew learns the results of his college applications. Amber and Ryan discuss the future of their relationship. Joel and Julia plan an event for the entire Braverman family. Meanwhile, Sarah is forced to make a decision about her relationships with Mark and Hank.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Let's Go Home
    8.6/10 191 votes

    #12 - Let's Go Home

    Season 6 Episode 11 - Aired 2015-01-15

    Zeek and Camille discover a bundle of old rolls of film, and they ask Max to develop the mysterious photos. Sarah overanalyzes Hank’s offer with Julia, and the sisters spew their relationship fears. Adam decides the future of the Luncheonette with Crosby, but Jasmine unexpectedly intervenes.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Everything Is Not Okay
    8.5/10 232 votes

    #13 - Everything Is Not Okay

    Season 4 Episode 3 - Aired 2012-09-25

    Adam and Kristina turn to the family for emotional support; Zeek's behavior causes concern; Sarah confronts her boss and is surprised by the outcome.

    Director: Sam Jaeger

    Writer: N/A

  • The Offer
    8.5/10 179 votes

    #14 - The Offer

    Season 5 Episode 18 - Aired 2014-03-20

    Joel misunderstands where to pick up Victor from baseball and old feelings of abandonment overtake his thoughts. Sarah is anxiously awaiting a response from the ad agency on her final project. Amber tries to talk Drew into taking his life back. Max goes on a class trip and struggles to understand his classmates.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Lean In
    8.5/10 196 votes

    #15 - Lean In

    Season 6 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-11-20

    Tensions increase between Dylan and Max bringing Kristina and Adam into the conflict.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Jesse Zwick

  • Amazing Andy And His Wonderful World Of Bugs
    8.4/10 251 votes

    #16 - Amazing Andy And His Wonderful World Of Bugs

    Season 2 Episode 16 - Aired 2011-02-15

    Kristina and Adam throw Max a birthday party, hosted by Amazing Andy, a man who lives with Aspergers. Crosby and Jasmine deal with an issue that could change the fate of their relationship. Drew and Seth continue to strengthen their bond. Meanwhile, Julia and Joel work on adding to the family.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Do Not Sleep With Your Autistic Nephew's Therapist
    8.4/10 229 votes

    #17 - Do Not Sleep With Your Autistic Nephew's Therapist

    Season 2 Episode 17 - Aired 2011-02-22

    Crosby pays the price for a mistake that will change his relationships with those closest to him. Adam gets annoyed with Alex's frequent visits. Meanwhile, Adam and Kristina are then forced to deal with a huge problem that will affect Max's progress. Elsewhere, Drew is hit with some disappointing news from his father, while Sydney makes a decision that her parents, Julia and Joel, are supportive of

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Talk
    8.4/10 205 votes

    #18 - The Talk

    Season 4 Episode 4 - Aired 2012-10-02

    Jasmine and Jabbar's family dynamic could change; Sarah spends time with her boss's daughter; Zeek makes a new friend; Victor tries an after-school activity.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • One More Weekend With You
    8.4/10 227 votes

    #19 - One More Weekend With You

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2012-11-20

    Jasmine and Crosby organize an event for Jabbar's school; during a spontaneous road trip, Amber learns more about Ryan's past; Mark and Sarah encounter a dilemma.

    Director: Lawrence Trilling

    Writer: N/A

  • Promises
    8.4/10 180 votes

    #20 - Promises

    Season 5 Episode 11 - Aired 2014-01-02

    Julia gets confronted by Ed and Joel steps in. Zeek makes a new friend while Camille is away. Drew remembers old feelings and Natalie gets jealous. Carl attends a fundraiser with Sarah and she is pleasantly surprised to learn more about him.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • I'm Still Here
    8.4/10 171 votes

    #21 - I'm Still Here

    Season 5 Episode 21 - Aired 2014-04-10

    Crosby reaches out to Joel for help with a housing situation; Julia works up the nerve to talk to Sarah; Amber and Kristina each receive upsetting news.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Waiting Room
    8.4/10 177 votes

    #22 - The Waiting Room

    Season 6 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-10-09

    Julia has a chat with Joel about their future relationship. Amber gains support from Drew about her future. Sarah attempts to become close to Ruby. Camille and the kids await news about Zeek.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • These Are the Times We Live In
    8.4/10 173 votes

    #23 - These Are the Times We Live In

    Season 6 Episode 7 - Aired 2014-11-06

    Amber wants to prove herself as a mother, when she is offered a chance to watch Nora and Max, she agrees. Julia and Joel approach a final decision.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Happy Thanksgiving
    8.3/10 224 votes

    #24 - Happy Thanksgiving

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2010-11-23

    Adam fears his future, and he is torn between his job and family after surprising news from Gordon. While preparing Thanksgiving dinner, Camille and Amber share a bonding moment. Meanwhile, Drew feels uncomfortable about his mom, bringing Gordon to dinner. Crosby tries to impress his future mother-in-law. Elsewhere, Julia tries to embrace her domestic side by making pies for dinner, but snaps at Sydney.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • In-Between
    8.3/10 222 votes

    #25 - In-Between

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2011-11-08

    Amber gets a taste of what her mother had to deal with when she decides to let Seth stay with her. Adam tries to get physical with Kristina while Crosby struggles to come to terms with the idea of another man in Jabbar's life. Drew and Amy decide to take a step forward in their relationship.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A