But it doesn't take long for the show to get back into its familiar motormouthed groove, with writing duties on the four episodes spilt between Sherman-Palladino and her longtime writing partner Daniel Palladino. She slips back into creator Amy Sherman-Palladino's rat-a-tat dialogue without missing a beat, and her nuanced performance as Lorelai Gilmore supplies the show's beating heart. These latest sneak peaks show an all-too-familiar encounter with Taylor, Lorelai and Rory taking part in another insane town event, some trips to Luke's Diner, and a heartbreaking visit to Richard Gilmore's grave. Emily and Richard, who have separated, care for a stray dog, and Kirk dresses up as a prostitute for a Stars Hollow historical reenactment.
The wait for more Gilmore Girls will officially end November 25, but, until then, these photos are testing my patience.
The Gilmore family in the original Gilmore Girls series. "And the fact that she got to come nearly near the end, and we had an incredible time, it was like it just made it flawless, even more ideal with her".
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"It's the first reunion project in a long time to not make me regret the existence of it", writes Uproxx's Alan Sepinwall, who has problems with A Year In the Life's timeline, noting that the way time passes on the show is confusing and imprecise.
A decade later, will the writers finally allow them to get married? Since Graham has said the words are spoken by Lorelai and Rory, a popular guess is something along the lines of, "I'm pregnant", and "Me, too".
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During the series' seven year run, Gilmore Girls fans desperately cared and shared their opinions about which man they thought was best for Rory and Lorelai in various online forums - but the fandom lacked the social media tools we are so accustomed to today. What could be more final for Luke and Lorelai after all these years? It was merely to meet a quota that Luke came in to being.
The good news is, despite some structural wobbles, its singular combination of screwball patter, self-aware whimsy and barbed WASP drama remains more or less intact, and 16 years after the show debuted on the WB, "Gilmore Girls" continues to owe a great deal of its success to Lauren Graham. "So she's not really rooted anywhere".
Others are curious as to how the four 90 minute episodes will unfold all together. And not only is the tension ramped up to 11, it means that it's basically impossible to look away from your TV for the entire episode. "In this series, as opposed to the last, she doesn't need me to drive her to school, we are really more like friends", Graham says.
"Rory is a career woman", Bledel said.
What happened to Luke and Lorelai since the series finale?Also featured in this episode: a dramatic phone call from the hospital and a tequila-drunk wedding toast.
The four-part Netflix revival, Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life, picks up eight years on from the original series and opens with Lorelai and Emily Gilmore dealing with the death of Richard Gilmore, Lorelai's father.