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List of the best Home Movies episodes, as determined by voters like you. One of Adult Swim's first original shows, Home Movies follows three children who love to create their own productions around the house. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Home Movies episodes of all time are. Fans of Home Movies are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

This list is made up of different episodes, including "Get Away From My Mom" and "The Art of the Sucker Punch." What is the best Home Movies episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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Camp is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Jan 11 2004
Brendon is chosen to direct the school musical 'Bye Bye Greasy'. Everyone gets involved, including Fenton (lights), Paula (sets), Coach McGuirk (with a special incentive), and Shannon (the ...more

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Storm Warning is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Nov 03 2002
Coach McGuirk tries to convince Paula to pose as his fiance while his sister visits. Meanwhile, Paula needs to get her novel to her agent before he goes on vacation. On the filmmaking front, the ...more

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Shore Leave is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
wooster556 added Aug 04 2002
Erik is worried that Melissa doesn't have enough friends who are girls so he enrolls her in The Fairy Princesses. Meanwhile, Brendon gets invited to spend the weekend with Fenton, whom he didn't ...more

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Renaissance is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Oct 13 2002
Brendon, Jason and Melissa are performing the musical 'King Arthur Meets Robin Hood'at a medieval fair organized by Mr. Lynch. Tensions soon arise between the fair and the sci-fi convention next ...more

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Definite Possible Murder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Mar 21 2004
Brendon, laid-up in his room with a broken leg, thinks that the man who just moved in next door may be a murderer. McGuirk trains to become a bartender.

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Focus Grill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Apr 04 2004
The kids test their latest film in front of a rather hostile focus group. Meanwhile Coach McGuirk helps Paula pick out and assemble an extremely large grill for the Small family.

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Temporary Blindness is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Mar 28 2004
Brendon, Jason and Melissa are assigned a family tree project in school. The assignment brings up issues that none of the kids feel like dealing with, namely--their families. Meanwhile Coach ...more

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History is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Mar 10 2002
Mr. Lynch is tutoring Brendon, who is failing History. His lack of historical perspective is evident through his movies, which star the evil George Washington, the evil Picasso and the evil ...more

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Law and Boarders is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Tucker DeSaulnier added Law and Boarders Oct 07 2001
Brendon gets hit by a car while riding down the wrong side of the road on his bicycle and ends up with Coach McGuirk representing him in court. Meanwhile, an old 'friend' of Paula's from college ...more

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Politics is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Jan 06 2002
Melissa and Jason help Brendon run for office against the previously undefeated Thurman Thackery. Unsolicited help from the school bully, Shannon, raises questions about the fairness of the ...more

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Therapy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Feb 24 2002
Brendon goes to family therapy with Andrew and Linda to learn 'gentle talk.'Brendon doesn't like the therapy, and when the therapist begins to analyze his movies, he likes it even less.

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Broken Dreams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Nov 17 2002
In a suspicious coincidence, Melissa and Jason each break their arms. This may affect the current film in production, but Brendon is also worried that he is dumb, or at the very least, that ...more

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Aug 11 2002
A kitchen fire at the Smalls is nothing compared to the flaring tempers triggered when both of Paula's newly separated parents move in. To make matters worse, Coach McGuirk volunteers to ...more

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Hiatus is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Jan 20 2002
Believing they are in a creative rut, the kids agree to take a hiatus. Brendon reluctantly agrees to film Duane's band rehearsal and meets Cynthia, an older choreographer. Coach McGuirk and Mr. ...more

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Home Movies, Season 1: Mortgag... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 1 Episode 11: Josie's trip to the hospital inspires the subject of Brendon's extra-credit educational film about the hazards of putting marbles in your nose.

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Home Movies, Season 4: Curses is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 4 Episode 7: Brendon gets in trouble for making a movie about a foul-mouthed robot, and Paula gets out the curse jar. Meanwhile, Melissa gets jealous when her dad, Erik, wants to date a woman from his journal writing class.

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Home Movies, Season 3: Time To... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 3 Episode 10: Brendon, Jason and Melissa get in BIG trouble at school and are forced to attend a "scared straight" program at the local prison. Paula stumbles across a huge pile of the kids' old movies and discovers an odd motif that runs through every film

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Home Movies, Season 3: Improvi... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 3 Episode 4: Mr. Lynch sends all the kids plus Coach McGuirk to sensitivity training on a Saturday, where they learn the value of really bad improv games. Paula secretly enters one of Brendon's home movies in a video contest.

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Home Movies, Season 3: Guitarm... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 3 Episode 8: The kids ignore the fact that they have no musical experience or talent and decide to start a band. At the same time, Duane enters a guitar contest where he will face his archrival, Jimmy Monet.

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Home Movies, Season 3: Shore L... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 3 Episode 1: Melissa's dad makes her join The Fairy Princesses. Brendon tries to get out of going to Fenton's sleep over.

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Home Movies, Season 3: Storm W... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 3 Episode 9: McGuirk tries to convince Paula to pose as his fiancée while his sister is visiting. Meanwhile, the kids are trying to decide whether they want to make a mockumentary about making a movie or a mock-making-of a mockumentary movie or just a movie.

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Home Movies, Season 2: The Par... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 2 Episode 5: Brendon is asked to make a film for Fenton Muley's birthday party, but it turns out to be a bust when Fenton acts like a jerk.

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Home Movies, Season 4: Bye, By... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 4 Episode 2: Brendon directs the school play. Hilarity ensues. McGuirk gets to realize his lifelong dream of driving a car onstage.

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Home Movies, Season 3: Bad Inf... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Season 3 Episode 3: Brendon and Jason are putting on weight at an alarming rate. So in order to break the "fat enabling" cycle they decide never to see each other again. Coach McGuirk tries out his own theory called the "fat father syndrome."

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Impressions is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Home Movies Episodes
Feb 10 2002
Brendon and Scab are trying to make a score for a sequence in the Starboy movie, when the old choreograhpher stops by to pick up her bag. Brendon suggests that sometime they should do something. ...more