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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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The Likely Lads (1964 TV Series)
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The adventures of two "likely lads" ostensibly set in the North East of England (but filmed in Willesden Junction... (30 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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Last of the Summer Wine (1973 TV Series)
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Three old men from Yorkshire who have never grown up face the trials of their fellow town citizens and everyday life and stay young by reminiscing about the days of their youth and attempting feats not common to the elderly. (30 mins.)
 
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Only Fools and Horses.... (1981 TV Series)
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Classic comedy following the misadventures of two Wheeler Dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires. (95 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
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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.)
 
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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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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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Brush Strokes (1986 TV Series)
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Jacko is a house painter who "appreciates" women, he sees the best in each one of them and they in turn... (30 mins.)
 
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Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
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Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. (30 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.)
 
13.
Are You Being Served? Again! (1992 TV Series)
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The staff of the defunct Grace Brothers department store reunite to run a rural hotel. (26 mins.)
 
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Bread (1986 TV Series)
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The Liverpool-based Boswell family are experts at exploiting the system to get by in life. Despite the... (70 mins.)
 
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One Foot in the Grave (1990 TV Series)
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Victor Meldrew is a retiree who attracts bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margeret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with neighbors. (90 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 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...
 
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Sorry! (1981 TV Series)
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A 41 year old man is unable to leave home because of his domineering mother. (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.)
 
20.
You Rang, M'Lord? (1988 TV Series)
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Adventures and misadventures of Lord Meldrum, his family and their servants. Set in 1920's. (50 mins.)
 
21.
Oh Doctor Beeching! (1995 TV Series)
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The trials and tribulations of the staff at Hatley railway station, who are all wondering if Dr Beeching will close them down. (29 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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Terry and June (1979 TV Series)
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Terry Scott and June Whitfield star as Terry and June Medford. Both of them are middle-aged and finds... (30 mins.)
 
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Rising Damp (1974 TV Series)
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Popular sitcom set in a seedy bedsit lorded over by the mean, vain, boastful, cowardly landlord Rigsby. In each episode, his conceits are debunked by his long suffering tenants. (30 mins.)
 
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George & Mildred (1976 TV Series)
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George and Mildred Roper are forced to leave their home in South Kensington (as the landlords in Man About the House)... (30 mins.)
 
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Man About the House (1973 TV Series)
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One morning after a particularly wild party, Chrissy and Jo wake up to find Robin sleeping in their bath... (30 mins.)
 
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Robin's Nest (1977 TV Series)
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Now a qualified chef, Robin from "Man About the House" (1973) sets up home with his girlfriend, and a business with his girlfriend's father. (30 mins.)
 
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Don't Drink the Water (1974 TV Series)
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This short lived sequel to "On the Buses" saw Blakey move to Spain with his sister. (30 mins.)
 
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Bless This House (1971 TV Series)
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Bless This House centres on life in Birch Avenue, Putney, where travelling stationery salesman Sid Abbott... (30 mins.)
 
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Steptoe and Son (1962 TV Series)
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Classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful... (45 mins.)
 
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In Sickness and in Health (1985 TV Series)
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Alf and Else are getting old, Rita's left home, Else's confined to a wheelchair. Alf must now do battle with the Social Security system. (30 mins.)
 
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The Young Ones (1982 TV Series)
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The crazy and sometimes surreal comedic adventures of four very different students in Thatcher's Britain. (410 mins.)
 
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Bottom (1991 TV Series)
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Edward and Richard are best buddies living off the government doing nothing more than having a good time and breaking stuff. (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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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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'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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Dinnerladies (1998 TV Series)
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Comedy about the workers in a factory canteen. (34 mins.)
 
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The Royle Family (1998 TV Series)
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A British sitcom about a family going through everyday life in the Royle family house. (45 mins.)
 
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Victoria Wood: As Seen on TV (1985 TV Series)
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Sketch based show starring 'Victoria Wood', 'Julie Walters' and many others. Included regular items... (30 mins.)
Director: Marcus Mortimer
 
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Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999 TV Series)
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A sitcom about two dreamy roommates in London. Gay unemployed actor Tom Farrell, whose career is going nowhere... (34 mins.)
 
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Victoria Wood (1989 TV Series)
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A series of six self-contained comedy playlets written by and starring Victoria Wood (30 mins.)
 
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The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976 TV Series)
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BBC Television comedy detailing the fortunes of Reginald Iolanthe Perrin. Disillusioned after a long career at Sunshine Desserts... (30 mins.)
 
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Reggie Perrin (2009 TV Series)
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Reggie Perrin has a cushy job as head of innovation in a men's body care products firm, but philosophically hates meaningless office life... (30 mins.)
 
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British Men Behaving Badly (1992 TV Series)
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This comedy series is all about two mates, Gary and Tony who share a two bedroom home. They are grown men who act like a couple of drunk two year olds... (45 mins.)
 
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Selwyn (1978 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Oh No, It's Selwyn Froggitt (1974 TV Series)
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Selwyn Froggitt, a well read clumsy buffoon smashes his way through his sleepy Yorkshire village of Scarsdale in these 30 minute 1970's comedies... (30 mins.)
 
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7 of 1 (1973 TV Series)
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An anthology of one-off episodes starring actor-comedian Ronnie Barker. (30 mins.)
 
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The Army Game (1957 TV Series)
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The exploits of a bunch of army conscripts. (30 mins.)
Director: Eric Fawcett
 
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Love Thy Neighbour (1972 TV Series)
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A white, working-class, socialist has his world turned upside down when a black, educated, Tory moves in next door. (30 mins.)
 
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Goodnight Sweetheart (1993 TV Series)
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Mr Gary Sparrow is an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary life. By day, a very bored and uninspired TV repairman but by night, an accidental time traveler. (30 mins.)
 
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The Two of Us (1986 TV Series)
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It's about a young couple living in a basement apartment and the funny thing that happen to them and their family. (60 mins.)
 
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After You've Gone (2007 TV Series)
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The daily lives of Jimmy, his two kids and his mother in law whilst his wife is in Africa. (45 mins.)
 
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The Piglet Files (1990 TV Series)
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While taking a walk, Peter Chapman and his wife, Sarah, are followed by two bungling spies, Dexter and Lewis... (30 mins.)
 
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Butterflies (1978 TV Series)
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Ria, a happily married suburban housewife, reaches the age where she feels as if life is passing her by... (30 mins.)
 
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As Time Goes By (1992 TV Series)
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The Korean War and a long lost letter separate the lives of young lovers Jean and Lionel, whose paths cross again by happenstance. (60 mins.)
 
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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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First of the Summer Wine (1988 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Just Good Friends (1983 TV Series)
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The series followed the wavering relationship between two ex-lovers, Penny Warrender, a secretary for an advertising firm... (90 mins.)
 
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Red Dwarf (1988 TV Series)
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf. (30 mins.)