Title: Californication
Series: 7
Episodes: 84
First Transmission: 2007-2014

A writer tries to juggle his career, his relationship with his daughter, his ex-girlfriend and his appetite for beautiful women.

 

Best Episode

The Apartment (2009) – Hank has a night of hedonism with one of his students and a couple of strippers leading to an epic showdown.

2nd Best EpisodeĀ 

Mia Culpa (2009) – Hank is surprised by a visit from Mia and her slimy boyfriend-manager.

3rd Best Episode

…And Justice for All (2011) – Hank awaits sentencing. He feels stirrings of passion for the actress hired to play Karen in the film about his life.

4th Best Episode

The Last Waltz (2007) – In the season finale, the wedding of Karen and Bill is threatened unless Hank can put everything right.

5th Best Episode

La Petite Mort (2008) – Hank completes his biography of Ashby; Charlie is reduced to working at a car dealership. Hank and Becca have to make painful choices.

Worst Episode

Faith, Hope, Love (2014) – Hank flashes back to his turbulent times with Karen and a confused young Becca – and their days with a happier Charlie and Marcy.

 

Notes & Comments

Info Updated: 2022-03-17

The data on this page is updated when any major changes occur to episode rankings (which is less common with older series), or when new episodes are added as is the case with current television series.

The overall spread in the rating distribution is equal to 2.4 rating points.

The top-rated episode, The Apartment (2009), differs from the second-rated episode, Mia Culpa (2009), by 8 percent of the overall spread.

The bottom-rated episode, Faith, Hope, Love (2014), differs from the second bottom-rated episode, Dicks (2014), by 8 percent of the overall spread.

The middle-rated episode is Freeze-Frame (2011).

 

Episode Rating Graph for Californication (2007)

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 Pilot (2007)
#2 Hell-A Woman (2007)
#3 The Whore of Babylon (2007)
#4 Fear and Loathing at the Fundraiser (2007)
#5 LOL (2007)
#6 Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder (2007)
#7 Girls, Interrupted (2007)
#8 California Son (2007)
#9 Filthy Lucre (2007)
#10 The Devil’s Threesome (2007)
#11 Turn the Page (2007)
#12 The Last Waltz (2007)
#13 Slip of the Tongue (2008)
#14 The Great Ashby (2008)
#15 No Way to Treat a Lady (2008)
#16 The Raw & the Cooked (2008)
#17 Vaginatown (2008)
#18 Coke Dick & First Kick (2008)
#19 In a Lonely Place (2008)
#20 Going Down and Out in Beverly Hills (2008)
#21 La Ronde (2008)
#22 In Utero (2008)
#23 Blues from Laurel Canyon (2008)
#24 La Petite Mort (2008)
#25 Wish You Were Here (2009)
#26 The Land of Rape and Honey (2009)
#27 Verities & Balderdash (2009)
#28 Zoso (2009)
#29 Slow Happy Boys (2009)
#30 Glass Houses (2009)
#31 So Here’s the Thing… (2009)
#32 The Apartment (2009)
#33 Mr. Bad Example (2009)
#34 Dogtown (2009)
#35 Comings and Goings (2009)
#36 Mia Culpa (2009)
#37 Exile on Main St. (2011)
#38 Suicide Solution (2011)
#39 Home Sweet Home (2011)
#40 Monkey Business (2011)
#41 Freeze-Frame (2011)
#42 Lawyers, Guns and Money (2011)
#43 The Recused (2011)
#44 Lights, Camera, A**hole (2011)
#45 Another Perfect Day (2011)
#46 The Trial (2011)
#47 The Last Supper (2011)
#48 …And Justice for All (2011)
#49 JFK – – > LAX (2012)
#50 The Way of the Fist (2012)
#51 Boys & Girls (2012)
#52 Waiting for the Miracle (2012)
#53 The Ride-Along (2012)
#54 Love Song (2012)
#55 Here I Go Again (2012)
#56 Raw (2012)
#57 At the Movies (2012)
#58 Perverts & Whores (2012)
#59 The Party (2012)
#60 Hell Ain’t a Bad Place to Be (2012)
#61 The Unforgiven (2013)
#62 Quitters (2013)
#63 Dead Rock Stars (2013)
#64 Hell Bent for Leather (2013)
#65 Rock and a Hard Place (2013)
#66 In the Clouds (2013)
#67 The Dope Show (2013)
#68 Everybody’s a F**king Critic (2013)
#69 Mad Dogs & Englishmen (2013)
#70 Blind Faith (2013)
#71 The Abby (2013)
#72 I’ll Lay My Monsters Down (2013)
#73 Levon (2014)
#74 Julia (2014)
#75 Like Father Like Son (2014)
#76 Dicks (2014)
#77 Getting the Poison Out (2014)
#78 Kickoff (2014)
#79 Smile (2014)
#80 30 Minutes or Less (2014)
#81 Faith, Hope, Love (2014)
#82 Dinner with Friends (2014)
#83 Daughter (2014)
#84 Grace (2014)