Gilmore Girls: Season 2, Episode 4

The Road Trip to Harvard (23 Oct. 2001)

TV Episode  |  TV-PG  |   |  Comedy, Drama
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 209 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

The Gilmore Girl's road trip takes them to a most unusual bed and breakfast and more importantly to tour Harvard and Rory's possible future. Meanwhile Lorelai decides to move forward with her dream of opening an inn.

Director:

Writers:

(created by),
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON TV
ON DISC
ALL

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2910 titles
created 09 Sep 2011
 
a list of 839 titles
created 04 Dec 2011
 
a list of 662 titles
created 11 Dec 2011
 
a list of 37 images
created 16 May 2013
 
a list of 17 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Road Trip to Harvard (23 Oct 2001)

The Road Trip to Harvard (23 Oct 2001) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Gilmore Girls.
« Previous Episode | 26 of 154 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Michel Gerard (credit only)
...
...
...
Richard Gilmore (credit only)
...
...
Bed & Breakfast Wife
...
LaDawn
Brian Reddy ...
Bed & Breakfast Husband
...
...
Professor
...
Chad (as Steven M. Rifkin)
Edit

Storyline

The Gilmore Girl's road trip takes them to a most unusual bed and breakfast and more importantly to tour Harvard and Rory's possible future. Meanwhile Lorelai decides to move forward with her dream of opening an inn.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 October 2001 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Masi Oka, who later starred in Heroes as Hiro the time traveler, is seen in this episode in a quick debate with Rory. She had snuck into a Harvard classroom and spoke up when a question was asked of the professor. See more »

Goofs

When Luke is getting Lorali coffee, he grabs the to-go cups. In the first shot, there are two cups together in his hand, then the shot changes and there is only one cup. Then the shot changes again and he is putting a lid on, and there are two cups again. See more »

Quotes

Lorelai Gilmore: [looking in her purse for food] Hey look!
Rory Gilmore: What?
Lorelai Gilmore: Certs!
Rory Gilmore: Really?
Lorelai Gilmore: I can't for the life of me remember the last time I bought Certs.
Rory Gilmore: Gross!
Lorelai Gilmore: Look, they're fuzzy.
Lorelai Gilmore: [later] Rory?
Rory Gilmore: What?
Lorelai Gilmore: I ate the fuzzy Certs.
[...]
See more »

Connections

References Midnight Express (1978) See more »

Soundtracks

Perfect Situation For A Fool
Written by Hank Cochran
Performed by Jai Josefs, Roy Brown
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The One Where The Gilmores Go The Harvard...
1 May 2015 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I love this episode. I love seeing Rory where she wants to go to college and to see her adapt so well to it.

In this episode, after Lorelia sneaks away with Rory in the middle of the night, to escape from her wedding, because she's not ready to get married, the girls end up at a bed and breakfast which is disturbing and not at all fun. They then end up going to Harvard University. The college Rory hopes she'll be attending in a couple of years. They tour the campus, telling fun facts about the college to each other. Rory sneaks into a lecture and really enjoys herself and can see herself attending there. After they leave, Lorelai decides to go ahead with her dream of someday opening her own inn.

Fun Fact: Masi Oka can be seen in the Harvard lecture.

Overall, I give this episode a 10 out of 10, which in my ratings book is: Freaking Ridonkulous.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What did you think of Emily? chi_cchick
Would this be a hit if it came out today? EmilyTheDramaQueen
Stealing the Yacht, or just Borrowing? brambletine
Luke's "Daughter" ssned5
Character you would most like to Bit$# Slap! samthedog-183-737870
What's up with Lindsey, does she have polio or something? Ser_Pounce_Is_My_Homeboy
Discuss The Road Trip to Harvard (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?