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  • Adult Material: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on Channel 4's Adult Material.

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    Scott says: "It paves its own way"

    Scott: “It manages to look at the adult industry in a way which I think is showing its complexities, in a way that I think is so fascinating.

    “It doesn’t fall into the pitfalls about whether it’s a good or a bad thing, whilst also still managing to talk about the myriad of issues that adult performers face in this industry. Whether that’s being pressured into participating in things they may not…

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  • Emily in Paris: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on Netflix comedy Emily in Paris.

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    Hayley says: "It's lazy and uninteresting"

    Hayley: “It’s a never watch. It literally has no redeeming features. It’s not even so bad that it’s fun to watch. It’s lazy and uninteresting.
    "I unironically love Sex and the City even though I know it’s bad. I can see as reviewer that Sex and the City is objectively not a good show, but I can't help it. Emily in Paris isn't that. This isn’t even as absurd as that episode where…

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  • What the Must Watch reviewers think: Brave New World, Spitting Image, Agatha and the Midnight Murders

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on Sky One's Brave New World, Agatha and the Midnight Murders on Channel 5 and Spitting Image on Britbox. 

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    Brave New World 

    Based on Aldous Huxley's dystopian novel from 1932 and starring Jessica Brown Findlay and Harry Lloyd, Brave New World imagines a utopia were perfection hinges upon control of monogamy and privacy. It's available now on Sky On Demand and NOW TV. 

    (Credit: 2019 Peacock TV LLC)

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  • Ratched: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on Ratched on Netflix. 

    Inspired by the iconic character in One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Ryan Murphy's drama tells the origin story of asylum nurse Mildred Ratched. In 1947, Mildred (Sarah Paulson) arrives in Northern California to seek employment at a leading psychiatric hospital where new experiments have begun on the human mind. Sharon Stone and Cynthia Nixon also star.

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  • Life: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Scott Bryan and Hayley Campbell share their thoughts on Life on BBC One. Alison Steadman, Adrian Lester, Peter Davidson and Victoria Hamilton star in the Doctor Foster spin-off. The series follows the residents of a large house divided into four flats in Manchester. 

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  • Ghosts S2: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Scott Bryan and Hayley Campbell share their thoughts on the second series of Ghosts on BBC One. The sitcom from the team behind Horrible Histories sees a young couple (Charlotte Ritchie and Kiell Smith-Bynoe) inherit a house only to find it's haunted. 

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  • Criminal S2: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows. 

    This week, Scott Bryan and Hayley Campbell share their thoughts on season 2 of Criminal on Netflix. Katherine Kelly and Lee Ingleby star as investigators questioning suspects accused of grievous crimes until the truth comes to life. 

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  • The Third Day: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on The Third Day on Sky Atlantic.

    Jude Law and Naomie Harris star in the series about a man and a woman who arrive on a mysterious island near the British coast at different times. The second part of the production is planned to be told in a one-off live event in London. 

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  • Us: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on Us.

    Based on David Nicholls' novel - the four part BBC One drama stars Tom Hollander as a husband using a family holiday to rescue his marriage and relationship with his son. 

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  • The Duchess: What the Must Watch reviewers think

    Every week, the Must Watch podcasters review the biggest TV and streaming shows.

    This week, Hayley Campbell and Scott Bryan share their thoughts on The Duchess on Netflix.

    Comedian Katherine Ryan stars as a single mother who wonders if she should have another child. 

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