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Johnny English Reborn

Unbelievable, there’s a vole in MI-7. Espionage is hardly the subject for a comedy.  I have liked some of them, no question.  The original Johnny English (2003), for example, is very funny.  I even liked I Spy (2002).  But when you do comic espionage, … 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 5)

This is it, bottom marks in comedy.  For the bulk of these, I’ve seen very few episodes.  You may think that’s unfair to the show, but with these, it’s got one trick in its bag and if you’re not with … Continue reading

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