Previously on “This Is Us”: A show killed America’s Favorite Dad (sorry, Tom Hanks) and we all fell apart.
This episode employs a new structure: zero “present day” scenes, with the entire show centered on the day of Jack’s funeral with a series of flashbacks. Despite this, there’s a lot to cover, so for those of you who haven’t seen it yet, turn back now!
Everyone else, let’s check out “The Car.”
Back in the Day
Rebecca, clad in a black dress, waits in the driver’s seat in front of a motel. She honks twice, lightly, and pulls out some tickets from her purse.
Flashback #1: The Family Pearson walks into a car dealership, Mom and Dad urging...