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Retrospectives - E2 - Zodiac

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Join Matt Hudson in The Back Row as he talks all things movies. Views, rankings, opinions, annual lists, guest interviews and more - there's more going on in the back row than you might think!

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Join Matt Hudson in The Back Row as he talks all things movies. Views, rankings, opinions, annual lists, guest interviews and more - there's more going on in the back row than you might think!

The Back Row from What I Watched Tonight - the home of Rotten Tomatoes certified movie reviews. Find them all at www.whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk

Join us on Twitter (@wiwt_uk) and Instagram (@whatiwatchedtonight), send emails/voice messages to thebackrow [DOT] wiwt [AT] gmail [DOT] com and please rate, review and the share the show wherever you can!
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Retrospectives - E2 - Zodiac
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