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PostPosted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:29 pm    Post subject: Hap and Leonard Reply with quote

Has anybody watched this yet? I heard that season 2 was starting and didn't know season 1 had begun, and then found it on Netflix.
I loves me some Hap and Leonard in the book form from Joe Lansdale, probably the friendliest professional author I have met. I've read a heap of the Hap and Leonard books, but not the latest.
I watched episode 1 and it shows promise, but just curious of any other opinions.
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 03, 2017 8:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Binged it in a night. Really enjoyed it, loved that it was set in the '80s (with everything that goes along with that).
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 07, 2017 9:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I just finished it recently, and really liked Season 1. It was my least favorite of the books I've read, and actually Mucho Mojo (which is what season 2 is drawing from) was the first of the Hap and Leonard books I read, so I'm hoping a) that the original is as good as I remember it, and b) that the series improves upon the first. And from the reviews I've read, it looks like it does.
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PostPosted: Tue May 02, 2017 7:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I've finished Season 2, and loved it even more than Season 1. Season 3 has been greenlit, which is the events of Two Bear Mambo. I definitely remember liking that book.
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PostPosted: Tue May 02, 2017 9:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Agreed, the second season was better, in no small part to the lack of Christina Hendricks (ugh).
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