Louie

  1. Episode 14 Airport/New Jersey
    Louie Recap: Wave for Me The brilliant second season comes to an end, and Chris Rock says hi.
  2. Episode 13 Niece
    Louie Recap: Cousin Oliver There’s a new kid in town.
  3. Episode 11 Duckling
    Louie Recap: Make Way for Ducklings Louie and a duck go to Afghanistan.
  4. Episode 10 Halloween/Ellie
    Louie Recap: A Visit From the Goon Squad “Stop being scary. It’s not nice.’
  5. Episode 9 Eddie
    Louie Recap: Suicide Watch Louie meets up with an old, troubled friend.
  6. Episode 8 Come On, God
    Louie Recap: Master of Your Domain On the theme of masturbation.
  7. Episode 7
    Louie Recap: Battles Dane Cook and Louis have a showdown.
  8. Episode 6 Pamela
    Louie Recap: He Gave Her His Heart, She Gave Him a Bath Remake all profession-of-love montages: We have a new Hall of Fame entry.
  9. Episode 5 Country Drive
    Louie Recap: Who Are You? An old racist lady drops the N-word repeatedly.
  10. Episode 4
    Louie Recap: Blue Nights Joan Rivers imparts some wisdom.
  11. Episode 3 Moving
    Louie Recap: Moving On Up Louie looks for an apartment.
  12. Episode 2 Bummer/Blueberries,
    Louie Recap: Heads Will Roll Into the street.
  13. Episode 1 Pregnant
  1. Episode 12 Late Show Pt. 3
    Louie Recap: The Crying Cleaning Lady Show Louie as a late-night host. It’s not as bad an idea as you may think.
  2. Episode 11 Late Show Pt. 2
  3. Episode 10 Late Show Pt. 1
    Louie Recap: The Proposal The first entry of a three-part arc begins with something we usually see in other, more predictable shows: the setup episode.
  4. Episode 9 Looking for Liz/Lilly Changes
    Louie Recap: I’ll Have What She’s Having Louie can’t shake the memory of Parker Posey.
  5. Episode 8 Dad
    Louie Recap: Silly C.K. Dude jumped into a speedboat! Last night’s episode was gloriously ludicrous.
  6. Episode 7 Ikea/Piano Lesson
    Louie Recap: Best Friends Forever? In which he tries to make amends with Marc Maron.
  7. Episode 6 Barney/Never
    Louie Recap: Potty Humor Louie has settled into its third season comfortably enough to lob us a double feature of short-form silliness.
  8. Episode 5 Daddy’s Girlfriend Part 2
    Louie Recap: The Woman Named Tape Recorder Louie can often feel like a whole film in the span of 22 minutes. Last night’s episode was one of those instances.
  9. Episode 4 Daddy’s Girlfriend Pt. 1
    Louie Recap: Lurking for Love It’s clear Louie can’t accept his fate as a single dad.
  10. Episode 3 Miami
    Louie Recap: Mano a Mano Louie and his friend Ramon hang out in Miami and do lots of fun things. But, you know, it’s cool.
  11. Episode 2 Telling Jokes/Set Up
    Louie Recap: Whip It Out Melissa Leo wants what she wants.
  12. Episode 1 Something Is Wrong
    Louie Recap: The Man Show A motorcycle, an ex-wife, and an awkward breakup. Welcome to season three.
  1. Episodes 13 and 14 Pamela Part 2/Pamela Part 3
    Louie Season 4 Finale Recap: Love Overflow Louie appears to have met his match in Pamela.
  2. Episodes 11 and 12 In the Woods, Parts 1 & 2
    Louie Recap: Good-bye to Your Childhood, I Guess Louie wedged an actual movie into the season with last night’s expanded episode.
  3. Episode 10 Pamela 1
    Louie Recap: You Can’t Even Rape Well Well, this episode was wildly uncomfortable, taking a rebound situation and turning it into an attempted rape.
  4. Episode 9 Elevator Part 6
    Louie Recap: Beautiful Unexpected Adventure Amia’s sad ending isn’t that sad after all.
  5. Episode 8 Elevator Part 5
    Louie Recap: Occasional Free Doughnut There are so many chicken jokes this season.
  6. Episode 7 Elevator Part 4
    Louie Recap: Special Topics in Divorce Physics None of these “Elevator” episodes are funny, but that’s not always the point of this show.
  7. Episode 6 Elevator Part 3
    Louie Recap: Three-Legged Dog Pamela, the heartbreaker who left Louie in the season-two finale, is back.
  8. Episode 5 Elevator Part 2
    Louie Recap: What’s Going on With Jane? Louie doesn’t understand any of the women around him, and it’s not for lack of trying.
  9. Episodes 3 and 4 So Did the Fat Lady/Elevator Part 1
    Louie Recap: Tiny Terrors Last night, Louie kept bringing us to wildly uncomfortable and deeply scary places.
  10. Episode 2 Model
    Louie Season Premiere, Episode-2 Recap: Dirty Sex Poop Dogs Only Louis C.K. can turn a story about punching a woman into a parable about class.
  11. Episode 1 Back
    Louie Season 4 Premiere Recap: Dear AIDS That premiere was so good, it felt like it had been a decade since the last season ended.
  1. Episode 8 The Road Part 2
    Louie Season 5 Finale Recap: Another One Bites the Dust The battle over what it is to be a man.
  2. Episode 7 The Road: Part 1
    Louie Recap: Whose Kid Is This? Everything goes sideways for Louie.
  3. Episode 6 Sleepover
    Louie Recap: A Goddamn Man of the World It’s Louie versus the Youth this season, and the kids are winning.
  4. Episode 5 Untitled
    Louie Recap: Out There, in Here This episode takes you in and out of reality in a way that’s just as tense and infuriating as the real-life desire to wake up from a bad dream.
  5. Episode 4 Bobby’s Place
    Louie Recap: A Wolf in Pam’s Clothing This episode is about the reluctance that shapes Louie’s life and decision-making process at every turn.
  6. Episode 3 Cop Story
    Louie Recap: We’re Beyond You Louie will shake a scene around until you’re 180 degrees away from where you started. 
  7. Episode 2 A la Carte
    Louie Recap: Friends, Sex, Love, Marriage, Divorce, Ruin The one with the masterfully done poop joke.
  8. Episode 1 Potluck
    Louie Season 5 Premiere Recap: Hey, Fried Chicken! Louie’s weirdness is back this season, but in its more sitcom-y form.

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