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The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer 

Bizarre, anarchic and frequently silly comedy sketch show written by and starring double act Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.
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 Robert DeNiro / ... 10 episodes, 1993-1995
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 Jimmy Lea from Slade / ... 8 episodes, 1993-1995
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 Don Powell from Slade 7 episodes, 1993-1995
Rupert Bates
Mike Wattam
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Bizarre, anarchic and frequently silly comedy sketch show written by and starring double act Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.

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Like a sugar unicycle being ridden by a fork........
27 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

Vic and Bob are the greatest 'surrealist' comedians since the Monty Python team.

And 'The Smell Of...' is their greatest achievement to date. Never have I laughed as much as when I first saw this on TV back in the early 90's.

*The schizophrenic folk singers Mulligan and 'O' Hare.

*Otis Reading and Marvin Gaye in a wardrobe.

*Film noir style vegetable adverts.

*Silent French flatulence shorts.

*The paranoid bra-men.

*Frying-pan fights.

*And of course, Uncle 'DONKEY' Peter.

This really is a show that cannot be adequately described on paper, so watch it for yourself and witness the genius that is Vic and Bob.

"Come on, let's have a look at it..."


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