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The Ranch - Netflix ......

northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 11,270
Any fans of this. Wife and I started watching season 1 this past weekend. I love the humor in it....curious what others who are further along think about the overall series (without any spoilers please)?

Tanks in advance.
Columbia, South Carolina with a Medium, MiniMax & a 17" Blackstone

“Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.”
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  • pgprescottpgprescott Posts: 11,104
    Is this the one with Ashton Kutcher? If so, I started watching that one but bailed on it. Sorry.
  • Photo EggPhoto Egg Posts: 8,386
    edited January 29
    Wife and I really like it. I guess Daniel Masterson got the big boot off the show before being proven guilty because that's how the world works now.
    Thank you,
    Darian

    Galveston Texas
  • SamIAm2SamIAm2 Posts: 966
    edited January 29
    Sam Elliot, Debra Winger Great; Ashton Kutcher & Barry Corbin (PSYCH) - PASS every time.
    Ubi panis, ibi patria.
    Large - Roswell rig, MiniMax-PS Woo; Cocoa, Fl.
  • My wife and I have watched the 4 seasons that are out. It's a good end of the day cheap humor show. 

    Kinda like 80's sitcoms. You see it coming, but you laugh anyways.  Also, I'm a huge fan of the F bomb so it was right up my alley.

    "Brought to you by bourbon, bacon, and a series of questionable life decisions."

    South of Nashville, TN

  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,777
    Wife watches it, so I have seen a few.  I usually troll the forum when it’s on.  Too sitcom-y for me, but agree with @Killit_and_Grillit on the F-bombs.
    Austin, TX
  • blastingblasting Posts: 5,934
    Pretty good show.  Danny M got the boot, so I'm out.  Bullying is wrong unless it's by #metoo.
    Phoenix 
  • Hilarious show definitely going to miss Danny M. Worth the watch till the end my wife never watches TV and will binge-watch this with me every time it comes out.   
  • johnkitchensjohnkitchens Posts: 5,119
    I haven't tried The Ranch yet, but I will soon. I am watching Narcos right now. I love it! 

    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
  • northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 11,270
    Thanks for your comments. While Just in season one, I can find it hard to see Danny M written out of the show. Don’t tell me how. Sounds like the concensis is it is sustainable for watching it though. Onward I go.
    Columbia, South Carolina with a Medium, MiniMax & a 17" Blackstone

    “Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.”
  • pgprescottpgprescott Posts: 11,104
    I haven't tried The Ranch yet, but I will soon. I am watching Narcos right now. I love it! 
    That’s one of the top shows. They have excellent original content. 
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,777
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    Austin, TX
  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 4,796
    I could watch the Bunny Ranch if that were on.
                                                                
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  • blastingblasting Posts: 5,934

    Robin - I don't know how they give Danny the boot.  What I can tell you is that in Season 2, they find gold on the ranch, pack up all their prized possessions and move to Beverly Hills.  Swimming pools, movie stars.


    Phoenix 
  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 17,073
    Legume said:
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    I tried. Maybe I should try again. 
    Jason NW GA- home of carpet and Mexican restaurants
    LBGE, MM, BS (Blackstone and the other kind)
    One sorry Labrador

    My chili did not suck. My wings either. 
  • pgprescottpgprescott Posts: 11,104
    Mindhunter, ozark, the fall, 13 reasons why, Marco Polo, the killing, bloodline, travelers, glow, American vandal, Medici, master of none, etc, etc. 
  • CornfedMACornfedMA Posts: 153
    My wife and I have watched the 4 seasons that are out. It's a good end of the day cheap humor show. 

    Kinda like 80's sitcoms. You see it coming, but you laugh anyways.  Also, I'm a huge fan of the F bomb so it was right up my alley.
    Nailed it!!
  • Thanks for your comments. While Just in season one, I can find it hard to see Danny M written out of the show. Don’t tell me how. Sounds like the concensis is it is sustainable for watching it though. Onward I go.
    @northGAcock nobody knows how they are going to do it. I don’t even think they have renewed for season 5. They kinda pigeon holed themselves. My guess is they will have to just change the actor and make a dumb joke about how he looks different. Won’t be the same that’s for sure. 

    "Brought to you by bourbon, bacon, and a series of questionable life decisions."

    South of Nashville, TN

  • johnkitchensjohnkitchens Posts: 5,119
    I wasted 90 minutes on their "original content" movie Open House. What a waste of time. 

    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,777
    Legume said:
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    I tried. Maybe I should try again. 
    I only understand about 60% of what they’re saying, but after a couple of episodes I was hooked.
    Austin, TX
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,777
    Mindhunter, ozark, the fall, 13 reasons why, Marco Polo, the killing, bloodline, travelers, glow, American vandal, Medici, master of none, etc, etc. 
    ozark=yes
    bloodline=almost.  Lasted most of a season, but just couldn’t do it.
    Austin, TX
  • pgprescottpgprescott Posts: 11,104
    Legume said:
    Mindhunter, ozark, the fall, 13 reasons why, Marco Polo, the killing, bloodline, travelers, glow, American vandal, Medici, master of none, etc, etc. 
    ozark=yes
    bloodline=almost.  Lasted most of a season, but just couldn’t do it.
    Bloodline builds. I would agree that it is a bit harder to stay with. A bit too many storylines and flashback timelines. All in All, it was pretty good. Many of the others mentioned are better for sure. 
  • SamIAm2SamIAm2 Posts: 966
    Legume said:
    Legume said:
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    I tried. Maybe I should try again. 
    I only understand about 60% of what they’re saying, but after a couple of episodes I was hooked.
    Try Hinterland - if you can read CC quickly and don't try to read the Welsh/English signs you might get more than 60%. Good show.
    Ubi panis, ibi patria.
    Large - Roswell rig, MiniMax-PS Woo; Cocoa, Fl.
  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 28,183
    Legume said:
    Legume said:
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    I tried. Maybe I should try again. 
    I only understand about 60% of what they’re saying, but after a couple of episodes I was hooked.
    About my percentage of comprehension with focker's posts.  Kids have butchered the English language.  Also, get off my lawn.
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  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 17,481
    Legume said:
    Legume said:
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    I tried. Maybe I should try again. 
    I only understand about 60% of what they’re saying, but after a couple of episodes I was hooked.
    About my percentage of comprehension with focker's posts.  Kids have butchered the English language.  Also, get off my lawn.
    Angry old man.
    Sandy Springs & Dawsonville Ga
  • billt01billt01 Posts: 827
    I haven't tried The Ranch yet, but I will soon. I am watching Narcos right now. I love it! 
    Snowfall on FX....
     "Don't listen to her, Bob.Remember: those who can, do; those who can't, teach."
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    Have:
    LBGE / Stumps Baby XL / Couple of Stokers (Gen 1 and Gen 3), Blackstone 36

    Had:
    Lang 60D, Cookshack SM150, Stumps Stretch, Stumps Baby

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  • JohnInCarolinaJohnInCarolina Posts: 12,834
    blasting said:
    Pretty good show.  Danny M got the boot, so I'm out.  Bullying is wrong unless it's by #metoo.
    I thought they booted him because he’s one of those nutjob Scientologists.
    "If the world is something you accept rather than interpret, then you're susceptible to the influence of charismatic idiots." - NdGT

    "I've made a note never to piss you two off." - Stike


  • GATravellerGATraveller Posts: 6,182
    Love Sam Elliott but haven't watched The Ranch yet.....don't know if I can stomach Ashton Kutcher.  Been watching The Crown lately and only have a couple episodes left.  I've never been interested in the monarchy but it's extremely well done and actually spurred me into doing more research about it. 

    I listened to Neil Patrick Harris on Howard Stern last week and apparently he's staring in a Lemony Snicket adaptation NetFlix series.  He said NetFlix is the production company to work for right now.....they have the brightest and best writers working on their stuff and are dumping a TON of money into all of it......cast, crew, costumes, sets, post production, etc.  


    "Social media gives legions of idiots the right to speak when they once only spoke at a bar after a glass of wine, without harming the community [...] but now they have the same right to speak as a Nobel Prize winner. It's the invasion of the idiots."

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    2 Large
    Peachtree Corners, GA
  • northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 11,270
    Love Sam Elliott but haven't watched The Ranch yet.....don't know if I can stomach Ashton Kutcher.  Been watching The Crown lately and only have a couple episodes left.  I've never been interested in the monarchy but it's extremely well done and actually spurred me into doing more research about it. 

    I listened to Neil Patrick Harris on Howard Stern last week and apparently he's staring in a Lemony Snicket adaptation NetFlix series.  He said NetFlix is the production company to work for right now.....they have the brightest and best writers working on their stuff and are dumping a TON of money into all of it......cast, crew, costumes, sets, post production, etc.  

    Ashton's character is the blunt of many jokes on this series. Not a big fan of him myself. I have found his role here to be tolerable. Watched a few more last night....and getting more hooked.
    Columbia, South Carolina with a Medium, MiniMax & a 17" Blackstone

    “Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.”
  • GATravellerGATraveller Posts: 6,182
    I'll give it a shot.

    I've been on a Rock documentary kick lately.  Eagles and Tom Petty are both really good. "The Other One" about Bob Weir is awesome!  There's also one called "Beware of Mr. Baker" about Ginger Baker (drummer from Cream and Blind Faith) that's great.

    "Social media gives legions of idiots the right to speak when they once only spoke at a bar after a glass of wine, without harming the community [...] but now they have the same right to speak as a Nobel Prize winner. It's the invasion of the idiots."

                                                                                  -Umberto Eco

    2 Large
    Peachtree Corners, GA
  • Legume said:
    Peaky F‘n Blinders
    Couldn't agree more.  One of my favorite shows.  Are you caught up on this  season?  It was fantastic. 
    Midland, TX XLBGE
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