This Is Us - Season 1, Episode 7 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Best Washing Machine in the Whole World



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Episode Info

Randall and Kevin's rocky relationship is explained; William unexpectedly reveals a secret to Beth; and Kate feels conflicted after Toby strays from his diet regimen. Elsewhere, Rebecca and Jack acknowledge the growing distance between them.


Mandy Moore
as Rebecca
Lonnie Chavis
as 8 Year Old Randall
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Brotherly love is alive and well in the This Is Us universe ... and so are our tears. Can we borrow someone's tissues? We're fresh out.

March 13, 2018 | Full Review…
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The hour, on the whole, is a little sleepy. But after the week we've had? I'm OK with a little comfort food disguised as Pearson family angst.

March 12, 2018 | Full Review…

This is Us returned Tuesday night to give us the details on one of the most puzzling relationships in the show: the not-so-loving relationship between Kevin and Randall.

March 9, 2018 | Full Review…

This Is Us certainly knows how to tug at our heartstrings.

March 9, 2018 | Full Review…

All in all, "The Best Washing Machine in the World" is an episode that brings us closer to understanding the Pearson family's dynamics-and all the reasons why their living-room carpet will remain bumpy, unless they continue to work on smoothing it out.

March 9, 2018 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

The problem is... You can find a temporary fix without a kidney, but the heart? If you don't have a heart, things are hopeless.

March 9, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

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