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Better Things: Season 2 (2017)




Critic Consensus: Better Things' second season plays even more adroitly to its strengths, weaving confidently between stinging humor, caustic observation, and poignant drama.


Air date: Sep 14, 2017
Air date: Sep 21, 2017
Air date: Sep 28, 2017
Air date: Oct 5, 2017
Air date: Oct 12, 2017
Air date: Oct 19, 2017
Air date: Oct 26, 2017
Air date: Nov 2, 2017
Air date: Nov 9, 2017
Air date: Nov 16, 2017

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A single mom struggles to raise three girls while trying to maintain her career as an actor.

Genre: Comedy
Network: FX
Premiere Date: Sep 14, 2017
Executive Producers: , , ,


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All Critics (22) | Top Critics (12)

It's emblematic of what this show does at its very best: highlight how cruel people can be to each other, especially mothers and daughters, while ultimately finding a way to let their humanity shine through the pettiness.

October 20, 2017 | Full Review…
New York Magazine/Vulture
Top Critic

You're not going to find a more emotionally satisfying family comedy this season than Better Things.

October 20, 2017 | Full Review…
Boston Globe
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The multigenerational, all-female household on Better Things looks like Lauren Greenfield's iconic "Girl Culture" photographs come to life.

October 19, 2017 | Full Review…
The New Republic
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Adlon comes as close to a pure auteur as TV gets. That her story is one imbued with both sadness and light makes Better Things one of television's very best shows-in any genre.

September 22, 2017 | Full Review…
TIME Magazine
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Adlon's insistence on focusing on the nuances of work, dating, parenting, and socializing gives the show a unique level of intimacy.

September 21, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Better things is doing what it does best.

September 18, 2017 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…
Den of Geek

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