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12 September 2018updated 03 Aug 2021 6:06am

SRSLY #153: Sharp Objects / Disenchantment / Beginners

The pop culture podcast with Caroline Crampton and Anna Leszkiewicz.

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Caroline and Anna discuss the HBO series Sharp Objects (3:11, full spoilers from 8:47), the Netflix animated series Disenchantment (22:38) and the 2010 film Beginners (31:47).

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The trailer for Sharp Objects.

The hidden words in Sharp Objects.

Disenchantment on Netflix.

The trailer for Beginners.

For next time:

We are watching Gemma Collins on Celebrity Masterchef.

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Our theme music is “Guatemala – Panama March” (by Heftone Banjo Orchestra), licensed under Creative Commons. 

See you next week!