Slate is now posting its Spoiler Special podcasts—in which Dana Stevens talks in detail about new and forthcoming movies with a guest—here on Brow Beat. You can listen to past Spoiler Specials here, and you can also subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.
In the latest installment, Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Side Effects, the new... movie by Steven Soderbergh. We will not categorize the film in any more detail, and, even more than usual, we recommend that you not listen to this until you have seen the movie. But to each his own. And for a take on the film that is careful to avoid spoilers, you can read Dana Stevens's review.
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