Edward and Richard are best buddies living off the government doing nothing more than having a good time and breaking stuff.
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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. Written by Graham Wilson Jr <diex@suburbia.net>

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The ending of Bottom (1991) mocks the ending of Blake's 7 (1978). Brian Croucher whom played Ted Nugent in Bottom: Parade (1992) played Travis in that series. See more »

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In the episode where Richie and Eddie look after the shop, Richie is doing a rain dance with his trousers pulled up over his knees. One of the trouser legs falls down but in the next shot it is up again. See more »

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Richie: [on various occasions seducing women, well, trying anyway] May I say, what a SMASHING blouse you have on?
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Crude, dirty, juvenile slapstick. Hurrah!
6 September 2003 | by See all my reviews

'Bottom' is one of those programmes whereby you know what it will be like before you watch it. If you like crude, dirty, juvenile slapstick then watch and enjoy. If you don't, then don't.

Edmundson and Mayall have been long famous for this type of comedy, so to watch it then complain about, it is rather like buying the Beano then moaning about it being childish.

Both are clever men and capable of doing more cerebral stuff than this. They just don't want to.

Long may this continue.


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