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Jake's Journey (1988)

A normal teenager is transported to a Monty Pythonesque medieval fantasy land where an odd, adamant knight takes him on a quest.

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Credited cast:
... Princess / Fiona Penwarden
Peter Benson ... Peasant
Susie Blake ... Torturer's wife #2
... Sir George / Queen / Taxi driver
... King
Michael Crane ... Huge Guard
... Mother
... Troll
Daniel Peacock ... British Telecom Engineer
... Innkeeper
... Head torturer
Charles Simon ... Servant
... Lobster #2
... Father
... Witch
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A normal teenager is transported to a Monty Pythonesque medieval fantasy land where an odd, adamant knight takes him on a quest.

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American network CBS was briefly interested in producing the show due to the 1988 writers strike. But when the strike ended, the network lost interest. See more »

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It should have been made...
10 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to see the pilot episde and thought it was fantastic. I was completely gutted that some idiot said no to what could have been a massive cult hit. I wanted more and I'm sure I wasn't alone. The pilot was really funny and very original. You guys made a great production - have you ever thought about making it into a movie? Now that would be cool.


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