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Maybe It's All the Disco 

The ladies celebrate Sheila's birthday by treating her to a party at a roller disco. Meanwhile, Ruth finds out she is pregnant and secretly undergoes an abortion.

Director:

Sian Heder

Writers:

Nick Jones, Liz Flahive (created by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Alison Brie ... Ruth Wilder
Betty Gilpin ... Debbie Eagan
Sydelle Noel ... Cherry Bang
Britney Young ... Carmen Wade
Marc Maron ... Sam Sylvia
Britt Baron ... Justine Biagi
Kimmy Gatewood ... Stacey Beswick
Rebekka Johnson ... Dawn Rivecca
Sunita Mani ... Arthie Premkumar
Kate Nash ... Rhonda Richardson
Marianna Palka ... Reggie Walsh
Gayle Rankin ... Sheila the She-Wolf
Kia Stevens ... Tammé Dawson
Jackie Tohn ... Melanie Rosen
Ellen Wong ... Jenny Chey
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The ladies celebrate Sheila's birthday by treating her to a party at a roller disco. Meanwhile, Ruth finds out she is pregnant and secretly undergoes an abortion.

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Genres:

Short | Comedy | Drama | Sport

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TV-MA | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 June 2017 (USA) See more »

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Netflix See more »
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Alison Brie (Ruth Wilder) & Rich Sommer (Mark Eagan) also worked together on Mad Men (2007) as Trudy Campbell & Harry Crane respectively. See more »

Quotes

Ruth Wilder: Um... Ruth Wilder. I have a 10 a.m. appointment.
Receptionist: Hi, Ruth. If you could just sign in for me.
Ruth Wilder: Sure.
Receptionist: And... If you could sign these for me as well.
Ruth Wilder: Mm-hmm.
Receptionist: The doctor will answer any questions that you and your boyfriend might have.
Ruth Wilder: Oh, we're not...
Sam Sylvia: Oh, I'm not her boyfriend. I'm her husband.
[shocked look in Ruth's face]
Sam Sylvia: Common mistake. You know, sort of like... having sex without a condom. Right?
[...]
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Connections

References Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Under Pressure
Written by Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon and David Bowie
Performed by Queen and David Bowie
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Drama outside the ring
30 August 2017 | by Mr-FusionSee all my reviews

I was on board with a lot of this, up until a certain plot point. As usual, some nice interactions among the supporting cast, the disco party for Sheila was a well-deserved injection of humor, and even an awkward dinner between estranged lovers seemed to work.

But that pregnancy twist was way too soap opera.

That said, the moments between Alison Brie and Marc Maron are natural and go a long way towards excusing such a misstep.

6/10


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