Bah Humbug: A Christmas Movie Podcast with Helen O'Hara


Operation Christmas Drop and Joyeux Noel with Pamela Hutchinson and Phil De Semlyen

Season 1, Ep. 6

Helen invites Pamela and Phil to talk Operation Christmas Drop and Joyeux Noel

  • Did Phil and Pamela draw the short straw with Christmas films?
  • What's it like to spend Christmas away from home?
  • Can you compare Christmas films to mulled wine?
  • Is "It's a Wonderful Life" too happy?

Listen now to find out!

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Helen O'Hara is also on the Empire podcast every week and hosts the Podcast "His Darker Materials" to coincide with the BBC/HBO TV drama "His Dark Materials".

You can find Helen on Twitter @HelenLOHara, and her guests @PhilDeSemlyen and @PamHutch

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