Comedy Television

All my favourite comedy shows.
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1.
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000 TV Series)
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The life and times of Larry David and the predicaments he gets himself in with his friends and complete strangers. (28 mins.)
“ Larry David is a genius and the situations he gets into are pure magic. I laugh out loud and cringe at the same time. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
2.
Modern Family (2009 TV Series)
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Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways. (22 mins.)
“ Another top comedy about an american family with patriarch Ed O'Neil. This one always makes me emotional and I find a lot of positive situations and outcomes in this ensemble piece. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
3.
Community (2009 TV Series)
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A suspended lawyer is forced to enroll in a community college with an eclectic staff and student body. (22 mins.)
“ This is quite a sharp comedy which takes no prisoners and explores each of the characters flaws in a 3rd rate college. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
4.
Parks and Recreation (2009 TV Series)
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The absurd antics of an Indiana town's public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place. (22 mins.)
“ This is one of my all time favourites and it has some fantastic characters. Its not malicious and all the characters are involved. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
5.
The League (2009 TV Series)
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An ensemble comedy that follows a group of old friends in a fantasy football league who care deeply about one another -- so deeply that they use every opportunity to make each other's lives miserable. (22 mins.)
 
6.
The Guild (2007 TV Series)
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The show revolves around the lives of online guild, The Knights of Good, who play countless hours of an unnamed MMORPG video game... (4 mins.)
“ This is web based comedy about a group of people who play Role Playing Game together. Its short but very well done and the lead is hot. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
7.
The Knights of Prosperity (2007 TV Series)
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A group of blue-collar guys scheme to rob a celebrity in New York City (30 mins.)
 
8.
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.)
 
9.
First of the Summer Wine (1988 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
10.
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...
 
11.
The Morecambe & Wise Show (1968 TV Series)
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The Morecambe & Wise Show was a long running and massively popular sketch series starring British comedy duo Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise, plus a string of top-name international celebrity guests (of a bygone age), like André Prévin.
 
12.
Sykes (1972 TV Series)
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Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play twins. They live together and lead a slightly surreal life... (30 mins.)
 
13.
Two in Clover (1969 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
14.
Party Down (2009 TV Series)
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A group of actors move to LA to make it big, but end up working as caterers. (30 mins.)
Director: Rob Thomas
 
15.
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.)
 
16.
Going Straight (1978 TV Series)
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Following his release from Slade prison, Fletcher tries to stick to the straight and narrow, but it isn't easy! (30 mins.)
 
17.
Clarence (1988 TV Series)
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Clarence is a myopic delivery man who retires to the countryside, and goes from one mishap to another due to his short-sightedness (30 mins.)
“ Low key final effort from Ronnie Barker, which was an enjoyable easy going visual comedy. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
18.
The Gaffer (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
“ This is a witty comedy about a factory owner fighting against his staff, his competitors, his suppliers and the people he is contracted to supply. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
19.
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 prepares for an imminent German invasion. (30 mins.)
 
20.
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.)
 
21.
Lilyhammer (2012 TV Series)
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A New York mobster goes into hiding in rural Lillehammer in Norway after testifying against his former associates. (45 mins.)
“ This is about a mafia boss who escapes from his enemies to Sweden in the town of Lillyhammer. There he tries to integrate with various degrees of success. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
22.
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.)
 
23.
Bent (2012 TV Series)
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On the surface, Alex and Pete could not be more different. The recently divorced Alex is a hard-working... (30 mins.)
 
24.
Newhart (1982 TV Series)
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Dick Loudon and his wife Joanna decide to leave life in New York City and buy a little inn in Vermont... (30 mins.)
 
25.
Ripping Yarns (1976 TV Series)
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Ripping Yarns is a collection of tales that make for 'ripping good' television. Michael Palin plays a different lead character in each yarn. (30 mins.)
Director: Terry Hughes
 
26.
Love on a Branch Line (1994 Mini-Series)
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Jasper is the perfect English Civil Servant - polite and refined. But to his girl friend, and even to himself... (198 mins.)
 
27.
The Paul Hogan Show (1973 TV Series)
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An Australian comedy show hosted by Crocodile Dundee Star, Paul Hogan. (50 mins.)
 
28.
Private Schulz (1981 TV Series)
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The Time - WWII, the place - Germany. The Germans have a plan to destroy the British economy by flooding the country with forged £5 notes... (300 mins.)
 
29.
Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge (2004 TV Movie)
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In an effort to raise money for charity, adventurer Russell Coight decides to lead a group of celebrities on a trek across Australia - from east to west coast in just seven days. (90 mins.)
 
30.
Animal Practice (2012 TV Series)
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An animal loving veterinarian despises pet owners. (22 mins.)
 
31.
Trophy Wife (2013 TV Series)
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A reformed party girl finds herself an insta-family after falling in love with a man with 3 manipulative children and two judgmental ex-wives. (30 mins.)
“ A middle aged man gets a a much younger wife, hence trophy wife. Anyway he has 2 ex-wives and 3 children. Its funny and light hearted fun. Malin is a knockout in all senses of the word! She is trying to fit in and she fails spectacularly. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
32.
The Thick of It (2005 TV Series)
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Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs, is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants. (29 mins.)
“ This is a comedy of the machinations of politicians and the people who work for them. Its full of swearing and full of insight. Its cutting irony and there are no endearing characters. Peter Capaldi is majestic in his evilness and dominates every scene. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
33.
Veep (2012 TV Series)
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Former Senator Selina Meyer finds that being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she hoped and everything that everyone ever warned her about. (28 mins.)
“ Another show from the guy who created "The Thick of it" and its another hit. This time its from the perspective of the US and it shows they are just as shallow and evil as the British. Dreyfuss is also in top form, and I think this is the best stuff she has ever done. ” - mohammed-n-khan
 
34.
Hellfjord (2012 Mini-Series)
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This is the story of the urban police officer Salmander who, after somewhat accidentally killing his police horse in front of thousands of children, gets relocated to the location farthest north in Norway: Hellfjord. (210 mins.)
“ This is about a police officer who is given notice after shooting his horse dead. He has to service 3 months notice in the backwater of Hellfjord. Salamander is the police officer and he is an absolute useless as a crime fighter, but his misadventures are hilarious. ” - mohammed-n-khan