Only When I Laugh (1979–1982)

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A rather naive, middle-class man is admitted to a hospital ward and finds that he is sharing it with a working-class layabout and an upper-class hypochondriac. All three of them cause headaches for the hospital staff.

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A rather naive, middle-class man is admitted to a hospital ward and finds that he is sharing it with a working-class layabout and an upper-class hypochondriac. All three of them cause headaches for the hospital staff.

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Hypochondria at its best
27 November 1998 | by (Rishon Lezion, Israel) – See all my reviews

The three hypochondriacs strike again. A good series must make one sit down from the beginning to the end, and this one certainly manages it!


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