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Doc Martin and Doc Martin and the Legend of the Cloutie

It’s a jelly. Successful London obstetrician, Dr. Martin Bamford (Martin Clunes) takes his three best friends out to lunch.  He suspects his wife, Petronella (Lynsey Baxter) is having an affair.  Because of a snafu with beepers, he finds out that … Continue reading

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British Comedy: A Guide (Part III: The Sketch Show)

Tier One – Buy It, Buy It, You Fool, Buy It Big Train (1998-2o02) This show featured Kevin Eldon, Julia Davis, Amelia Bullmore,  Mark Heap and Simon Pegg. While it lasts only two series, it is full of great material. These guys like … Continue reading

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British Comedy: A Guide (Part II: The SitCom Complete Guide)

Looking over Comedy.co.uk and its list of comedies can be a little daunting–perhaps more daunting for me, as someone who takes themselves to be pretty knowledgeable of the genre.  Well, I’ll see if I can’t cut through some of that for you. … Continue reading

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British Comedy: A Guide (Part II: The SitCom Tier 2)

Yesterday was the top tier of British SitComs.  This is Tier Two, which means these shows may not be classics, but they’re so much fun that they’re a must-see if you want to be satisfied that you’ve tried out the … Continue reading

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