Review: It's A Sin : Pop Culture Happy Hour It's A Sin chronicles the AIDS epidemic as experienced by a group of friends in London in the early 1980s. They come from different backgrounds, and deal with the dawning realization that a virus is ravaging their community in different ways. None of them will get through it unchanged, and some of them won't get through it at all.
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'It's A Sin' Chronicles The Plague Years

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'It's A Sin' Chronicles The Plague Years

'It's A Sin' Chronicles The Plague Years

'It's A Sin' Chronicles The Plague Years

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Olly Alexander and Lydia West star as Ritchie Tozer and Jill Baxter in It's A Sin. Russ Ferguson/HBO Max hide caption

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Olly Alexander and Lydia West star as Ritchie Tozer and Jill Baxter in It's A Sin.

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It's A Sin chronicles the AIDS epidemic as experienced by a group of friends in London in the early 1980s. They come from different backgrounds, and deal with the dawning realization that a virus is ravaging their community in different ways. None of them will get through it unchanged, and some of them won't get through it at all.

The audio was produced by Candice Lim and edited by Jessica Reedy.