Fabulous was first broadcast in 1992 and became an instant
hit. Originally a sketch on the French and Saunders Show, Jennifer
Saunders saw its potential and created one of the most ground-breaking
and debauched comedies on British TV.
Partridge. Includes Steve Coogan's media creation back in
his native Norwich, having lost his beloved chat show Knowing
Me, Knowing You, and now reduced to the pre-Breakfast slot playing
old T'Pau and Soft Cell singles to an audience of farmers and
all-night bakery workers.
G, Innit  An oasis of chortles in the laugh desert
that is Channel 4's The 11 O'Clock Show, Ali G has since progressed
to both his own programme and comedy icon status. Innit, meanwhile,
rounds up the finest moments from the rapper's time on 11 O'Clock
with some extra footage thrown in for good measure. Comedy
Follow the progress of Rowan Atkinson's irredeemably wicked
Edmund Blackadder throughout history in this complete box set
of all four series, from the snivelling War of the Roses-era
creep in the Shakespearean parody that was the first series,
to his final and unexpectedly noble demise in the trenches of
the First World War in Blackadder Goes Forth.
of Victor Borge: Act One & Two... Victor Borge is perhaps
the greatest performer of one man shows ever. His contact with
the audience and energy on stage is unique. Who will ever forget
"Phonetic punctuation", his stories about the danish
composer Mozart(!), and the magic moments, where he shows how
wonderful a pianist his is too? Comedy
Connolly - Live 2002 As you might have guessed already,
Billy Connolly Live 2002 presents highlights from the Big Yin's
2002 stage tour. The programme is divided in two, the first
part offering an hour from his Dublin show, the second delivering
45 minutes of highlights from eight other performances. Comedy
Army - The Complete Series 1 And... 2. Classic TV comedy
from the Home Guards at Walmington-On-Sea who are both bumbling
and ineffectual as well as incompetent which makes life chaotic
for all around. Contains all of the first series followed by
the remaining episodes of the second series. Comedy
Best Of Les Dawson Les Dawson’s career spanned
over 25 years and made him one of Britain’s best loved
comedians. This collection captures classic moments from the
Les Dawson show, Blankety Blank and Dawson’s hilarious
drag pairing with Roy Barraclough as the gossiping housewives.
- The Complete Second... This is the second series of the
comedy, penned by Victoria Wood, about a factory canteen and
the dinnerladies who work there.
Studios DVD Collection -... Featuring: Champagne Charlie,
The Maggie, It Always Rains On Sunday and Whisky Galore. Comedy
Towers. Often hailed as the greatest ever British sitcom,
Fawlty Towers is closer to the more elaborate tradition of farce.
Comprising two series made in 1975 and 1979, the total of 12
episodes were painstakingly constructed by writers John Cleese
and Connie Booth.
Includes a boxed set featuring all the episodes from season
two. 'Slow Tango In South Seattle', 'The Unkindest Cut Of All',
'The Matchmaker', 'Flour Child', 'Dukes, We Hardly Knew You',
'The Botched Language Of Cranes', 'The Candidate', 'Adventures
In Paradise - Parts One And Two', 'Burying A Grudge', 'Seat
Of Power', 'Roz In The Doghouse', 'Retirement Is Murder', 'Fool
Me Once, Shame on You, Fool Me Twice...', 'You Scratch My Book',
'The Show Where Sam Shows Up', 'Daphne's Room (aka A Room With
A View', 'The Club', 'Someone To Watch Over Me', 'Breaking The
Ice', 'An Affair To Forget', 'Agents In America - Part 3', 'The
Innkeeper' and 'Dark Victory'.
Offers include the final series of the TV comedy. Episodes include:
'The One Where Chandler Gets Caught', 'The One Where The Stripper
Cries', 'The One With Phoebe's Wedding', 'The One Where Joey
Speaks French', 'The One With Princess Consuela', 'The One Where
Estelle Dies', 'The One With Rachel's Going Away'.
Includes every episode from the first season of the hit television
comedy plus Seasons 2, 3 and 4. 'Space Pilot 3000', 'The Series
Has Landed', 'I, Roommate', 'Love's Labour's Lost In Space',
'Fear Of A Bot Planet', 'A Fistful Of Dollars', 'My Three Suns',
'A Big Piece Of Garbage'. Comedy
Good Life - Complete Features the complete episodes from
the television comedy series which sees Tom and Barbara leave
the rat-race in an attempt to live a self-sufficient life; with
varying degrees of success!
Half Hour - Vol. 1 . Tony Hancock has been voted Britain's
best ever comedy performer thirty-five years after his premature
death in 1968. Contains the remaining episodes from Series 2
and Series 3 plus a Christmas Special. Episodes from Series
2: 'The Alpine Holiday'. Episodes from Series 3: 'Air Steward
I Got News For You  The Very Best of Have I Got News
for You is a massive three-and-a-quarter-hour compilation of
many of the funniest and all the most famous moments from the
first 12 years of the BBC comedy satire quiz show. Comedy
Hill - Double Helpings Featuring two programmes: 'The Very
Best Of Benny Hill' and 'The Crazy World Of Benny Hill'. Comedy
Of The Summer Wine. The comic trials and tribulations of
life for a group of retired friends based in a village in West
Yorkshire. Episodes include: 'The Man From Oswestry', 'Mending
Stuart's Leg', 'Cheering Up Gordon', 'Ferret Come Home', 'Getting
On Sidney's Wire', 'Jubilee', 'Flower Pot Cut', 'Greenfingers'.
& Hardy - The Collection (21-disc... This 21-disc box set
includes 20 classic Laurel & Hardy films and various shorts,
plus a bonus disc containing the original version of Brats (1930),
extracts from the German version of Pardon Us (1931), Thundering
Fleas (1926), Fluttering Hearts (1927), Prudence (1927). Comedy
League Of Gentlemen  Critically acclaimed and rapidly
breeding a cult following, the bizarre BBC television series
The League of Gentlemen is to sitcoms like The Good Life or
even Friends what David Lynch's films are to Frank Capra movies.
Britain - Series 1  Meet the characters that inhabit
Little Britain, in the first series of the comedy sketch show.
Characters such as Dafydd, the only gay man in his village,
Fatfighters group leader Majorie Dawes, teenage girl Vicky Pollard,
and rubbish transvestite Emily Howard. Comedy
Hero  This film is gorgeous. If you want to roar with
laughter it might not be your cup of tea, but it's a real giggle
right the way through and actually gets funnier with repeat
viewing as you begin to notice all the little quirky moments.
- Season 5 The television comedy series which follows the
fortunes of the 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital on a tour
of duty in Korea in the 1950s. Episodes include: 'Dear Sigmund',
'Hawk's Nightmare' and 'Margaret's Marriage'. Comedy
Behaving Badly - Last Orders Men Behaving Badly has to be
one of the best comedies of the 90's. I was always in fits of
laughter when I first watched this comedy and still do when
I watch the repeats, it's a classic and this dvd box set is
a must for any fan!
Python. Offers include all four Monty Python movies in one
box set: And Now For Something Completely Different, Monty Python
And The Holy Grail, Monty Python's Life Of Brian and 'Monty
Python's Meaning Of Life. Comedy
Office. It feels both inaccurate and inadequate to describe
The Office as a comedy. On a superficial level, it disdains
all the conventions of television sitcoms: there are no punch
lines, no jokes, no laugh tracks, and no cute happy endings.
The Buses / Mutiny On The Buses /... In 'On The Buses' sees
women drivers employed to ease staff shortages at the bus depot.
'Mutiny On the Buses' visits Windsor Safari Park where the conductresses
are dropping their knickers in protest. 'Holiday On The Buses'
finds the team descending on a Welsh holiday village.
Foot In The Grave - Series 1 -... The entire first series
of 'One Foot In The Grave'. Includes the episodes 'Alive And
Buried', 'The Big Sleep', 'The Valley Of Fear', 'I'll Retire
To Bedlam', 'The Eternal Quadrangle' and 'The Return Of The
Speckled Band' in which Victor and his long suffering wife embark
on a holiday to Athens with a little more in their luggage than
Fools and Horses. Join Delboy, Rodney, Grandad and Uncle
Albert in the complete television series. Episodes include:
'Big Brother', 'Go West Young Man', 'Cash And Curry', 'The Second
Time Around', 'A Slow Bus To Chingford', 'The Russians Are Coming'
and 'Christmas Crackers'. Comedy
Includes all six episodes from the first series of the classic
TV comedy. The episodes are 'New Faces, Old Hands', 'The Hustler',
'A Night In', 'A Day Out', 'Ways And Means' and 'Men Without
Dwarf has been stolen and our intrepid heroes are hot on
its trail. Starbug, unable to match its speed, has to take a
short-cut to overtake it. Unfortunately this involves going
through a very dangerous area which is patrolled by rogue droids
that absolutely despise humans. Rimmer creates a a world populated
by his clones, Lister gets married, Kryten becomes Sheriff in
the Wild West and they meet their future selves who want to
Damp. Includes all the episodes from Series 1 to 4 including:
'Rooksby', 'Black Magic', 'Charisma', 'Night Out', 'All Our
Yesterdays', 'The Prowler', 'Permissive Society', 'Food Glorious
Food', 'A Body Like Mine', 'The Perfect Gentleman', 'The Last
Of The Big Spenders', 'Things That Go Bump In The Night'. Comedy
Simpsons smartly subverts traditional family sitcom convention,
but anyone who thinks the show doesn't have a heart is advised
to watch "I Love Lisa" and "New Kid on the Block",
two fourth-series gems that absolutely nail the agony and ecstasy
of unrequited crushes ("You won't be needing this",
a heartbroken Bart fantasises his babysitter saying while dropkicking
his heart into a wastebasket in "New Kid"). Comedy
Park: Complete Series 1 Set in a Colorado mountain town
that gets destroyed on a regular basis and is populated by the
dumbest, most vulgar characters imaginable, South Park is an
anarchic animated sitcom that owes more to the spirit of Monty
Python than to its comparatively tame predecessor The Simpsons.
Spikey - Overnight Success Tour... Filmed in front of a
live audience at the Leeds Music Varieties Theatre, Dave keeps
the audience in hysterics with his down-to-earth observations
about everything from the difference between Northerners and
Southerners to memory loss, fashion for old men, badly written
obituaries and ducks doing cabaret! Comedy
And Son / Steptoe And Son Ride... A double feature of the
rag and bone men from the popular TV series. 'Steptoe And Son'
sees Harold trying to marry a glamorous stripper called Zita.
'Steptoe And Son Ride Again' finds Harold receiving an assault
from a buxom blonde whilst he is collecting her late husband's
Cooper - The Very Best Of There are probably more Tommy
Cooper video recordings available than there were performances.
This one is as good as any, but then they're pretty much all
as good as each other.
West Wing - Complete Season 4 There is no letdown in talent
or skill for the third season of this blue ribbon drama. One
could say these 22 episodes play as a continuation of the second
season; there are no major new characters or earth-shattering
plots and the Emmys rewarded the series with its third straight
award for Best Comedy. Comedy
Wood - At The Albert Hall -... Victoria Wood Live at the
Albert Hall provides proof, if any were needed, that after two
decades at the top of her profession, Wood is one of a small
handful of British comedians of either sex capable of filling
the country's largest venues.
Prime Minister. Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn's superb sitcom
Yes, Prime Minister entered 10 Downing Street with Jim Hacker
now Prime Minister of Britain, following a campaign to "Save
the British Sausage". Whether tackling defence ("The
Grand Design"), local government ("Power to the People").
Young Ones. "A horrible, vile, disgusting sitcom about
four students who live in the most revolting house in Britain",
The Young Ones became an instant BBC comedy landmark in 1982
by launching an all-out assault on the moribund sitcom, mixing
Monty Python-esque madness with post-punk anarchy. Comedy
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