10 Worst Episodes of Physical

Sheila Rubin is a quietly tormented housewife in ’80s San Diego. Behind closed doors, she battles extreme personal demons and a vicious inner voice. But things change when she discovers aerobics, sparking a journey toward empowerment and success.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 10, 2023.

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#10 - Don’t You Go Far (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Pushing through haunting memories and physical pain, Sheila seeks relief in the class of a local fitness icon. Bunny visits someone from her past.

The episode was rated 7.12 from 107 votes.

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#9 - Let's Not and Say We Did (Season 1 - Episode 8)


In need of money, Sheila pays an unexpected visit to her parents—and her past. Greta finally confronts Ernie.

The episode was rated 7.09 from 162 votes.

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#8 - Don’t You Want Me (Season 2 - Episode 1)

Sheila has replaced her former vice with a new one, while her frustration with Danny builds.

The episode was rated 7.08 from 113 votes.

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#7 - Don’t You Have Enough (Season 2 - Episode 6)


Danny makes some discoveries. Sheila and John discuss how to handle the threat. Greta proposes a new experience to the Rubins.

The episode was rated 7.07 from 97 votes.

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#6 - Let's Agree to Disagree (Season 1 - Episode 5)

Sheila teams up with Tyler to show her newfound vision—and unearths a disturbing secret. Danny participates in a debate and Bunny has a visitor.

The episode was rated 7.05 from 182 votes.

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#5 - Let's Get Political (Season 1 - Episode 2)


Desperate for more aerobics, Sheila struggles to get back to Bunny’s studio while also helping Danny lock down a much-needed endorsement.

The episode was rated 7.05 from 221 votes.

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#4 - Don’t You Ever Stop (Season 2 - Episode 2)

Sheila is confronted as she performs an aerobics demonstration. Danny leads a group of young environmental activists.

The episode was rated 7.03 from 114 votes.

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#3 - Let's Take This Show on the Road (Season 1 - Episode 7)


The Rubins head to Los Angeles, where they visit the Logans in hopes of fundraising at a party. Breem’s demons surface.

The episode was rated 7.02 from 166 votes.

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#2 - Let's Do This Thing (Season 1 - Episode 1)

Sheila discovers aerobics as a new outlet for her body anxiety. Danny, her husband, pursues a calling in politics after bad news about his job.

The episode was rated 7.01 from 277 votes.

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#1 - Don’t You Want to Watch (Season 2 - Episode 5)


Tyler and Bunny concoct a scheme. John confides in someone who was close to his father. Sheila and Greta get advice from Vinnie Green.

The episode was rated 6.95 from 101 votes.

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