Laugh and Smile

Comedy sketch shows and classic sitcoms
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Dad's Army (1968 TV Series)
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During WW2, in a fictional British seaside town, a ragtag group of Home Guard local defense volunteers prepare for an imminent German invasion. (30 mins.)
 
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On the Buses (1969 TV Series)
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Jack-the-lad bus driver and conductor Stan and Jack enjoy the female employees more than their work and Inspector Blake is relentless in his attempts to make their lives a misery. (30 mins.)
 
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The Goodies (1970 TV Series)
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Long running British situation comedy with the vaguest of situations. The Goodies are a three man agency whose brief is to do 'anything... (30 mins.)
 
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The Two Ronnies (1971 TV Series)
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Long running BBC comedy show consisting of sketches and humourous musical routines involving the large Ronnie Barker and the small Ronnie Corbett...
 
5.
Are You Being Served? (1972 TV Series)
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The misadventures of the staff of a retail floor of a major department store. (28 mins.)
 
6.
Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973 TV Series)
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Terry and Bob from The Likely Lads continue their life after Terry arrives home from serving in the... (30 mins.)
 
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It Ain't Half Hot Mum (1974 TV Series)
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The comic adventures of a group of misfits who form an extremely bad concert party touring the hot and steamy jungles of Burma entertaining the troops during World War II. (30 mins.)
 
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Good Neighbors (1975 TV Series)
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The perils of "escaping the rat race" and dropping out of society - to start a farm in Surbiton (and to drive Margo nuts). (28 mins.)
 
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Porridge (1974 TV Series)
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The prison life of Fletcher, a criminal serving a five-year sentence, as he strives to bide his time, keep his record clean, and refuses to be ground down by the prison system. (45 mins.)
 
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Open All Hours (1973 TV Series)
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Arkwright is a tight-fisted shop owner in Doncaster, who will stop at nothing to keep his profits high and his overheads low... (30 mins.)
 
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The Muppet Show (1976 TV Series)
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Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show. (30 mins.)
 
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To the Manor Born (1979 TV Series)
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Audrey fforbes-Hamilton is sad when her husband dies but is shocked when she realises that she has to... (30 mins.)
 
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Hi-de-Hi! (1980 TV Series)
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Comic goings on in this series set in an English holiday camp called Maplins. The title comes from the camp's greeting... (60 mins.)
 
14.
'Allo 'Allo! (1982 TV Series)
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In WW2 France, Rene Artois runs a small café where Resistance fighters, Gestapo men, German Army officers and escaped Allied POWs interact daily, ignorant of one another's true identity or presence, exasperating Rene. (45 mins.)
 
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The Black Adder (1982 TV Series)
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In the Middle Ages, Prince Edmund the Black Adder constantly schemes and endeavors to seize the crown from his father and brother. (195 mins.)
 
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Alas Smith & Jones (1984 TV Series)
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Mel Smith and Griff Rhys-Jones present a series of short (often tasteless, always scathing) sketches... (30 mins.)
 
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Black-Adder II (1986 TV Series)
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In the Tudor court of Elizabeth I, Lord Edmund Blackadder strives to win Her Majesty's favour while attempting to avoid a grisly fate should he offend her. (176 mins.)
 
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Black Adder the Third (1987 TV Series)
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In the Regency era, Mr E. Blackadder serves as butler to the foppish numskull Prince George amidst the fads and crazes of the time. (180 mins.)
 
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French and Saunders (1987 TV Series)
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This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders... (30 mins.)
 
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Rab C. Nesbitt (1988 TV Series)
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Rab C. Nesbitt is lowlife scum (and proud of it) in Glasgow, Scotland who spends his time drinking in his local and speaking to the camera about the state of society as he sees it. (50 mins.)
Director: Ron Bain
 
21.
Waiting for God (1990 TV Series)
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When Tom Ballard moves to Bayview Retirement Vilage, he meets Diana Trent, a feisty old woman who complains... (30 mins.)
 
22.
Keeping Up Appearances (1990 TV Series)
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A snobbish housewife is determined to climb the social ladder, in spite of her family's working class connections and the constant chagrin of her long suffering husband. (60 mins.)
 
23.
The Brittas Empire (1991 TV Series)
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Gordon Brittas is the manager of the Whitbury-Newtown Leisure Centre. Despite his ambition and good intentions... (30 mins.)
 
24.
Absolutely Fabulous (1992 TV Series)
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Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their... (45 mins.)
 
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The Vicar of Dibley (1994 TV Series)
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A boisterous female minister comes to serve in an eccentricly conservative small town's church. (60 mins.)
 
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Father Ted (1995 TV Series)
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Crazy sitcom about 3 priests and their housekeeper who live on Craggy Island, not the peaceful and quiet part of Ireland it seems! (25 mins.)
 
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Dinnerladies (1998 TV Series)
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Comedy about the workers in a factory canteen. (34 mins.)
 
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Let Them Eat Cake (1999 TV Series)
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It's 1782 and welcome to the fabulous Palace of Versailles, France. Outside the gates, the peasants... (30 mins.)
 
29.
My Family (2000 TV Series)
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Comedy about Ben, a dentist, and his family. They don't exactly get along well. (50 mins.)
 
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The Catherine Tate Show (2004 TV Series)
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Skits by Catherine Tate and her comedy troupe. (30 mins.)
 
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Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004 TV Series)
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Hopeless doormen Max and Paddy leave clubland and embark on a series of wild and exciting adventures in their prized motorhome, "Easy Rider" style. (25 mins.)
 
32.
According to Bex (2005 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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The Green Green Grass (2005 TV Series)
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Shifty car salesman Boycie and his wife Marlene leave their council estate in Peckham, London to start a new life in a rambling farmhouse in Shropshire. (50 mins.)
 
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Benidorm (2007 TV Series)
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Follow holidaymakers at the Solana Resort in Benidorm. Hilarity ensues as guests try to get value for their Euros. (30 mins.)
 
35.
Life of Riley (2009 TV Series)
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Sitcom about the dysfunctional lives of a newly married couple and the children each of them bring from a previous relationship. (30 mins.)
 
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Miranda (2009 TV Series)
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Socially inept Miranda always gets into awkward situations; working in her joke shop with best friend Stevie, being hounded by her pushy mother, and especially when she's around her crush Gary. (30 mins.)
 
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Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire (2009 TV Series)
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Monty Python meets The Princess Bride in this Comedy Central original series. Follow Kröd and his band of ineffectual freedom fighters as they fight evil and save the world. (30 mins.)
 
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Better Off Ted (2009 TV Series)
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In a science-based company, a manager tries to keep control of his scientists while being pressured by his shrewd boss. (30 mins.)