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The Armando Iannucci Shows 

Observations of society and life by Armando Iannucci in comedy sketches and narration.
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Series cast summary:
Armando Iannucci ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2001
Hugh Cecil Hugh Cecil ...  Hugh 8 episodes, 2001
Karen Ascoe 7 episodes, 2001
Melanie Hudson 7 episodes, 2001
Tony Gardner 6 episodes, 2001
Stephen Mangan 6 episodes, 2001
Darren Strange Darren Strange 6 episodes, 2001
Steve Brody Steve Brody ...  Barber 6 episodes, 2001
Tracey Saunders Tracey Saunders ...  Newly Weds 5 episodes, 2001
Ian Ashpitel Ian Ashpitel 5 episodes, 2001
Marian Diamond Marian Diamond 5 episodes, 2001
Donald Douglas 5 episodes, 2001
Nigel Lindsay ...  Various 5 episodes, 2001
Carolina Giammetta 4 episodes, 2001
Darren Higham 4 episodes, 2001
Fraser James ...  Newlyweds 4 episodes, 2001
David Schaal 4 episodes, 2001
Kish Sharma Kish Sharma 4 episodes, 2001
Tim Bentinck 4 episodes, 2001
Alan Ford ...  East End Thug 4 episodes, 2001
Shaughan Seymour Shaughan Seymour 4 episodes, 2001
Richard Angol 3 episodes, 2001
Rakie Ayola 3 episodes, 2001
Niven Boyd Niven Boyd 3 episodes, 2001
Carol Harvey Carol Harvey 3 episodes, 2001
Paul Ridley Paul Ridley 3 episodes, 2001
Martin Ball Martin Ball 2 episodes, 2001
John Paul Connolly John Paul Connolly 2 episodes, 2001
Amanda Dickinson Amanda Dickinson 2 episodes, 2001
Toni Barry Toni Barry 2 episodes, 2001
John Biggins John Biggins 2 episodes, 2001
Di Botcher ...  Tinaturnerogram 2 episodes, 2001
Helen Coker Helen Coker ...  Louisa 2 episodes, 2001
Jamie Dispirito Jamie Dispirito ...  Actor 2 episodes, 2001
Callum Dixon 2 episodes, 2001
Richard Dixon ...  Martin 2 episodes, 2001
Mark Farrell Mark Farrell 2 episodes, 2001
Sky Glover Sky Glover 2 episodes, 2001
Jeff Harding 2 episodes, 2001
Brian Hibbard Brian Hibbard ...  Iketurnerogram 2 episodes, 2001
Dele Johnson Dele Johnson 2 episodes, 2001
Ivan Kaye 2 episodes, 2001
Robert Portal 2 episodes, 2001
James Smith ...  Bob Davidson / ... 2 episodes, 2001
Colin Stinton 2 episodes, 2001
Ben Thornton 2 episodes, 2001
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Observations of society and life by Armando Iannucci in comedy sketches and narration.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 August 2001 (UK) See more »

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TalkBack Productions See more »
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Runtime:

(8 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color
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The episodes are in a different order on the DVD, as they were rescheduled on their TV broadcasts due to mentions of terrorism around the time of 9/11. The DVD restores the original intended order. See more »

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A village sniper puts life in perspective
25 October 2010 | by kassarjohannesSee all my reviews

How does Ianucci operate? Well, that's the question. I'd say it's by dislocating implicitness, by making the invisible that is our symbolic world visible, for just a moment. What appears is cultural contingency relativity of our perceptions. This is what appears when we dare to glimpse in the distorted mirror that the Armondo Iannucci Shows provide. Medieval mystic of numbers, a home for middle-aged men, the kitchen here is made of paper, thoughts on social inadequacy, knife attack reunions or the flight simulator. This is what makes it not just special but the best and most philosophical piece of satirical work of the last 20 years. A must see!

If you dare!


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