Recommended DVDs

Here is a list of DVDs recommended by the editors of this website. We've put these DVDs on this page as they are either currently on sale for a bargain price, one of our all-time favourite series, or a top new release worth checking out...

The Liver Birds - Collection One (DVD)

The Liver Birds - Collection One (DVD)

This double-disc set includes all twelve episodes from the second series of Carla Lane's hit Liverpudlian female sitcom The Liver Birds.

The series stars Polly James as Beryl Hennessey and Nerys Hughes as Sandra Hutchinson.

Sadly, neither the pilot nor the four episodes of Series 1 remain in the BBC's archives, making this the earliest collection of episodes available.

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Release Date: 8th April 2013   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd

Horrible Histories - Series 1 - 5 (DVD)

Horrible Histories - Series 1 - 5 (DVD)

All episodes from the first five series of the award-winning CBBC history show.

Based on the best-selling children's books and liberally splattered with guts, blood and poo, the series offers an anarchic and unconventional take on some of history's most gruesome and funny moments, with topics including the Stone Age, the Middle Ages, the Egyptians and the Romans, among others.

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Release Date: 28th October 2013   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (10 discs)   Distributor: BBC

An Audience With... - Ken Dodd (DVD)

An Audience With... - Ken Dodd (DVD)

Legendary British comedian and Squire of Knotty Ash, Ken Dodd, tells jokes and offers anecdotes from his lengthy career in showbiz in front of a special celebrity audience.

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Release Date: 10th May 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment

Jonathan Creek - Complete Series One To Four & The Christmas Specials (DVD)

Jonathan Creek - Complete Series One To Four & The Christmas Specials (DVD)

From the often bizarre pen of One Foot In The Grave writer David Renwick comes the entire first four series of this very popular BBC drama series.

Working from his home in a converted windmill, Jonathan Creek (Alan Davies) is a magician with a natural ability for solving puzzles. He soon puts this ability to another use: solving murders. Together with his journalist sidekick played by Caroline Quentin, and later by Julia Sawalha (and now in this updat... Go

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Release Date: 27th September 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The Fosters - The Complete First Series (DVD)

The Fosters - The Complete First Series (DVD)

The first sitcom written both for and starring black actors, The Fosters showcased the early work of Lenny Henry (riding high on a recent win in talent series New Faces) as the budding artist son of easygoing family man Samuel Foster (Norman Beaton, who would go on to gain fame in '90s comedy Desmond's). The series follows the day-to-day trials of Samuel and his lively wife Pearl (both immigrants from Guyana) and their three children on a South London housing e... Go

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Release Date: 5th July 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: Network

Green Wing - 8 Disc Collectors' Edition (DVD)

Green Wing - 8 Disc Collectors' Edition (DVD)

The complete Series One. The complete Series Two. The special.

What more could you want from an 8 disc collectors' edition?
Extras, you say? Well fret not, for this release has them in spades:

Audio commentaries from members of the cast on episodes 1, 2, 5 and 9
'Behind The Scenes' featurette
Cast and crew biographies
Green Wing Phenomena documentary
Green Wing music tracks
Deleted scenes
Guy Ball feature
A 12 page booklet

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Release Date: 15th October 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs)   Distributor: 4DVD

Are You Being Served? - The Complete Package (DVD)

Are You Being Served? - The Complete Package (DVD)

Are You Being Served? was broadcast for 13 years, from 1972 to 1985. It was set in the department store, Grace Brothers and was written mainly by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft.

The idea for the show came from Lloyd's brief period working at Simpson's of Piccadilly in the early 1950s, a clothing store that traded for over 60 years until 1999.

Now you can buy all 10 series, including the Christmas specials - although sadly not spin-off Grave & Favour... Go

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Release Date: 13th September 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

That Mitchell And Webb Look - Series One (DVD)

That Mitchell And Webb Look - Series One (DVD)

Relive the entire Series 1 of That Mitchell And Webb Look on DVD.

The DVD is bursting with well loved characters such as Sir Digby Chicken Ceasar, Angel Summoner and BMX Bandit, as well exclusive extras including, outtakes, behind the scenes and a M&W documentary. A must for any fans of Mitchell & Webb and the hit series Peep Show.

Special features include outtakes, a special documentary, and behind the scenes footage.

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Release Date: 29th October 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: Contender Entertainment Group

An Audience With... - Freddie Starr (DVD)

An Audience With... - Freddie Starr (DVD)

12,000,000 television viewers saw the outrageous Freddie Starr perform at the top of his form in front of a brave, understandably nervous, star-studded audience...

This, the highest-rated, Audience With show ever, was witnessed live by a host of TV celebrities including Patsy Palmer, Vanessa Feltz, Garry Bushell, The Jourdanaires, Peter Stringfellow, Torvill & Dean, Mr Motivator, Dale Winton and many more.

Includes footage not suitab... Go

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Release Date: 13th June 2005   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: Universal Pictures

Monty Python And The Holy Grail (Blu-ray)

Monty Python And The Holy Grail (Blu-ray)

Hailed by Time Magazine as "a movie" and the Chicago Reader as "full of stuff", Monty Python And The Holy Grail follows King Arthur and his band of less-than-merry men across the English countryside as they search for the elusive Grail. See flying cows, killer rabbits, vestal virgins and various forms of shrubbery as the Knights of the Round Table run away from peril at every possible moment. See the movie which critics universally agree is about 92 minutes long!

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Release Date: 26th March 2012   Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (1 disc)   Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

The IT Crowd - Series 1 - 4 Special Edition (DVD)

The IT Crowd - Series 1 - 4 Special Edition (DVD)

Here are the complete first 4 series from the highly acclaimed comedy from Graham Linehan. The short story is that in the dark and shabby basement, the company's IT Support Team - bitter slacker Roy (Chris O'Dowd), socially inept Moss (Richard Ayoade), and their new boss, computer illiterate Jen (Katherine Parkinson) - rule their own domain of professional irresponsibility, mega-nerd ecstasy, and random acts of personal insanity.

Special Features
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Release Date: 27th September 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The Young Ones - Complete Series One & Two (DVD)

The Young Ones - Complete Series One & Two (DVD)

A mad, helter-skelter, rude, awesomely violent, unpredictable, swaggering, staggering, joyously infantile, exhilarating steamroller of a sitcom, The Young Ones provided the breakthrough for the new generation of aggressive and forthright 'alternative' comedians.

Join Rick, Vyv, Neil and Mike in their crazy and surreal comedy adventures in this 25th anniversary box set, with each episode uncut and a selection of special features.

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Release Date: 29th October 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Gimme Gimme Gimme - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Gimme Gimme Gimme - The Complete Collection (DVD)

All 19 full-length episodes from the three series brought together in one box set.

Delusional Liam Gallagher-loving Linda La Hughes (Kathy Burke) and camp struggling actorrrr Tom Farrell (James Dreyfus) are oddball flatmates. They're both dim bulbs looking for a good man - well any man at all really; even an escaped con will do. Witness the coarsest, foul-mouthed side-splitting complaints, bitching, intolerance and yet touching camaraderie between these two of life's unfortunate... Go

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Release Date: 13th November 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs)   Distributor: Universal Playback

Man About The House - The Complete Series (DVD)

Man About The House - The Complete Series (DVD)

Chrissy and Jo share a bedsit flat at 6 Myddleton Terrace in Earls Court. The morning after a farewell party for a third (female) flatmate, and in sore need of the extra financial contribution, they prepare to start looking for her replacement. Unbeknownst to them, asleep in the bath after drinking too much of an appalling concoction they called punch, is Robin Tripp, the friend of a friend of a friend of a friend, and a catering student to boot. Since he can cook, they invite him to become the ... Go

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Release Date: 26th May 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: Network

Drop The Dead Donkey - The Complete 1st, 2nd & 3rd Series (DVD)

Drop The Dead Donkey - The Complete 1st, 2nd & 3rd Series (DVD)

Features every single episode from the first, second and third series of the topical comedy show, based in the offices of 'Globelink News'. The best satire of television that you will find, anywhere.

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Release Date: 3rd April 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The Armando Iannucci Shows (DVD)

The Armando Iannucci Shows (DVD)

Modern life is rubbish. Nobody talks to each other, work is dull and we are made to feel inadequate by everyone and everything around us. Features the complete series of comedy guru Armando Iannucci's sketch shows.

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Release Date: 4th September 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: Fremantle Home Entertainment

Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2010 (DVD)

Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2010 (DVD)

The biggest stand-up gig in history in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital. With a stellar comedy line-up including Alan Carr, Michael McIntyre, Lee Evans, Bill Bailey, Rob Brydon and Jack Dee - this spectacular, must-see DVD was filmed live at London's O2 Arena.

The profits from this DVD go to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children.

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Release Date: 26th April 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: Universal Pictures

Goodnight Sweetheart - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Goodnight Sweetheart - The Complete Collection (DVD)

This box set features all 6 series of the popular sitcom, Goodnight Sweetheart.

Meet Mr. Gary Sparrow, an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary life. Juggling his roles as 'devoted' husband, dependable friend and doting father; Gary also partakes in courageous acts of 1940s heroism. In the East End of London lies a strange alley - Duckett's Passage - an alley that leads Gary back to war torn London, to his wife Phoebe and their son, Michael.

This set was initially available as 'The C... Go

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Release Date: 23rd October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (11 discs)   Distributor: Revelation Films Ltd

Still Game - The Complete Series 1-6 Plus Christmas & Hogmanay Specials (DVD)

Still Game - The Complete Series 1-6 Plus Christmas & Hogmanay Specials (DVD)

A comedy based around the lives of pensioner pals Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade, Still Game is set in and around a fictional part of Glasgow called Craiglang, and Jack and Victor's home in Osprey Heights. Focusing on the ironies and comedy of old age with humour, tenderness and pathos, these OAPS prove they're still game for anything the world can throw at them!

This set contains every episode made to date. That's all six series of the show, plus the two 2007 Christmas and New Year spe... Go

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Release Date: 3rd November 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

One Foot In The Grave (DVD)

One Foot In The Grave (DVD)

Who would have thought retirement could be so chaotic? Certainly not querulous Victor Meldrew, one of tree-lined suburbia's perennial complainers, or his long suffering wife Margaret. When he's forced to take early retirement, Victor suddenly has plenty of time on his hands to rage against the petty annoyances of life. But there's one thing to remember in the Meldrew household - whatever can go wrong often does and it usually spells disaster for Victor...

Includes all 6 series plus all of the... Go

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Release Date: 4th October 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

'Allo 'Allo! - The Complete Collection (DVD)

'Allo 'Allo! - The Complete Collection (DVD)

The Café René, at the heart of the picturesque town of Nouvion in occupied France, is a hot-bed of war-time intrigue. Look around and you'll see the Resistance, the Communists, the German army, the Gestapo, the Royal Air Force and one Officer Crabtree (sent from "British Ontelligence Headquitters"), all in various disguises. But just where is the painting of The Fallen Madonna With The Big Boobies by Van Clomp? There's only one way to find out...

Includes all 84 episodes of the global comed... Go

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Release Date: 23rd September 2013   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (16 discs)   Distributor: Universal Playback

The Two Ronnies - The Complete Collection (DVD)

The Two Ronnies - The Complete Collection (DVD)

From 1971 to 1987, over 12 series, four Christmas specials and two classic silent films, Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett combined to produce one of the most popular television comedy series ever made.

From their introduction, "And in a packed programme tonight..." to the "Goodnight from him" finale, viewers savoured every moment. The 'Four Candles' and 'Mastermind' sketches, the Piggy Malone and Charley Farley stories and the hilarious musical numbers have a speci... Go

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Release Date: 17th September 2012   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (27 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Not Going Out - Series One, Two, Three, Four & Five (DVD)

Not Going Out - Series One, Two, Three, Four & Five (DVD)

BAFTA-winning comedians Lee Mack and Tim Vine star alongside Sally Bretton (The Office, Green Wing), Miranda Hart (Miranda), Megan Dodds (Spooks) and Katy Wix (Torchwood) in the hit BBC One prime-time series Not Going Out.

Series 1: Lee is unburdened by ambition or drive, drifting from one ill-advised job to another, living off the goodwill and generosity of his landlady, Kate (Dodds), a clean li... Go

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Release Date: 21st May 2012   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs)   Distributor: Universal Pictures

Jeeves & Wooster - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Jeeves & Wooster - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Featuring the entire series of Jeeves And Wooster based on the characters created by P.G. Wodehouse.

Jeeves And Wooster is one of the most delightful period comedy series in TV history. Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie have captured the wit and sophistication of P.G Wodehouse and manage to portray the marvellous, light hearted atmosphere in which the stories were originally set to perfection. Now you can enjoy every episode at your leisure in this delightf... Go

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Release Date: 5th September 2011   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs)   Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment

Hot Metal - The Complete Series (DVD)

Hot Metal - The Complete Series (DVD)

Robert Hardy takes a dual role in Andrew Marshall and David Renwick's (Whoops Apocalypse, 2point4 Children, One Foot In The Grave) razor-sharp satire depicting the ongoing shenanigans of the day-to-day running of a tabloid newspaper. Co-starring Richard Wilson (One Foot In The Grave) as former TV presenter Dicky Lipton - employed to clean up the newspaper - and Geoffrey Palmer (As Time Goes By) as 'managing editor' Harry Strin... Go

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Release Date: 18th October 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: Network

The Day Today (DVD)

The Day Today (DVD)

The Day Today, based on the classic radio series On The Hour is one of the greatest satirical comedies ever made.

Hosted by arch-anchorman Christopher Morris, he and his team of reporters cover every single news story and fact possible. Alongside Morris are his reporting teaming including incomprehensible business correspondent Collaterlie Sisters, incompetent economics correspondent Peter O'Hanarah-hanrahan, and the legendary but tactless sports reporter Alan Partridge.

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Release Date: 24th April 2004   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Brush Strokes - Complete Series One To Six (DVD)

Brush Strokes - Complete Series One To Six (DVD)

The complete collection of hit BBC sitcom Brush Strokes, five (not six) series of which were broadcast during the late 1980s and early 1990s.

From John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, the creators of hit series Please Sir! and The Good Life, Karl Howman stars as Jacko: painter, decorator and all-round charmer, never happier than when he's in the company of the opposite sex.

Somewhat naughty, always good-natured, Jacko lives with his married sister J... Go

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Release Date: 7th October 2013   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd

Dear John.... - Complete Collection (DVD)

Dear John.... - Complete Collection (DVD)

The entire first and second series, plus Christmas special, of sitcom Dear John...., where upon finding his wife has left him for his best friend, John joins the 1-2-1 Club, a local encounter group for the divorced and separated.

Here he meets the feisty Kate, the bland, bespectacled Ralph, the exuberant Kirk St. Moritz, resplendent in white suit and medallion, and of course club founder Louise, who asks everyone with relish "Were there any sexual problems?"

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Release Date: 9th May 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd

Bottom - 1-3 (DVD)

Bottom - 1-3 (DVD)

All the episodes from series one, two and three of the anarchic, violent sitcom, following the fortunes of Richie Richard (Rik Mayall) and Eddie Hitler (Adrian Edmondson), two grotesque losers living in a squalid flat in London and trying to make sense of their pointless existence.

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Release Date: 3rd October 2005   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Outnumbered - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Outnumbered - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Behold the complete collection of Outnumbered, the semi-improvised awards-winning comedy that has touched the hearts of the nation.

Revel in a full five series and seven years with the Brockmans, discovering how this chaotic and charming family has grown and matured with us.

Outnumbered has redefined the family comedy by bringing it closer to home.

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Release Date: 10th March 2014   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs)   Distributor: BBC

Game On - The Complete DVD Box Set (DVD)

Game On - The Complete DVD Box Set (DVD)

Join Matthew (the agoraphobic, self-obsessed, macho man); Martin (the wimpish, sex-starved underdog) and Mandy (the gorgeous blonde, who always seems to end up with the wrong men), in this outrageously funny flat-share comedy that is anything but politically correct.

In the second series, Mandy decides that being celibate could solve her problems with men, but finds it extremely difficult to say no. A friend helps Matthew overcome his agoraphobia and he ventures outside the flat, only to disc... Go

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Release Date: 23rd August 2004   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

George & Mildred - The Complete Series (DVD)

George & Mildred - The Complete Series (DVD)

This 6 disc set contains all the series of this classic Man About The House spin-off.

The acclaimed series follows dispassionate landlord George Roper (Brian Murphy - Last Of The Summer Wine) and his upwardly mobile wife Mildred (Yootha Joyce - Nearest And Dearest), as they move from working class life to 46 Peacock Crescent, and thus to suburbia. The move is long awaited for domineering Mildred, who climbs the social ladder to middle class with gusto. Georg... Go

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Release Date: 6th October 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: Network

The Frankie Howerd Collection (DVD)

The Frankie Howerd Collection (DVD)

Frankie Howerd, one of the 20th Century's best-loved comics, left behind a wide variety of work. Arguably his most well-known and loved role was that of Lurcio in Up Pompeii!, available on DVD here for the first time.

Contents are as follows:
Up Pompeii! Pilot episode (1969)
Up Pompeii! Series 1 (1970)
Up Pompeii! Series 2 (1970)
Further Up Pompeii! Special (1975)
Then Churchill Said To Me (1982)
Comedy Greats: Frankie Howerd

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Release Date: 16th October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Psychoville - Series 1 + 2 (Blu-ray)

Psychoville - Series 1 + 2 (Blu-ray)

Psychoville is the award-winning, dark, twisted comedy bought to us by Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton, two of The League Of Gentlemen.

Over the two series we follow the fortunes or mis-fortunes of a bizarre bunch of characters including; Mr Lomax, a blind toy collector. Mr Jelly - the clown of a hundred hands (well, 13, but who's counting). Maureen and David Sourbutts, a serial killer obsessed mother and son duo. Joy Aston - a midwife with an unhealthy obsess... Go

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Release Date: 13th June 2011   Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (4 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Outside Edge - The Complete Series (DVD)

Outside Edge - The Complete Series (DVD)

Cricket - the sport of gentlemen - takes on new dimensions in this cheeky British comedy about the foibles and follies of married life.

Kevin and Maggie Costello live for the moment, constantly expressing their affection for each other in outrageous ways. Roger and Mim Dervish, on the other hand, lead a quiet life, reserving their passions for the seemingly more subdued activities of cricket and tea cakes. But when the Costellos and Dervishes meet at a cricket match, the collision of opposing... Go

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Release Date: 6th April 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: Network

The Complete Open All Hours - Series One - Four (DVD)

The Complete Open All Hours - Series One - Four (DVD)

Ronnie Barker stars as Arkwright, the tight-fisted stammering shop-keeper, who would rather risk instant amputation than replace his death-trap of a till. A young David Jason plays Granville, Arkwright's ill-fated, over-worked, sexually-frustrated errand boy, while Lynda Baron is Nurse Gladys Emmanuel, the owner of an awesome bosom and an old Morris Minor and is the object of the grocer's undying lust.

Contains the original 1973 pilot, and every episode from the fo... Go

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Release Date: 12th October 2009   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Only Fools And Horses - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Only Fools And Horses - The Complete Collection (DVD)

This amazing 26-disc set, the complete Only Fools And Horses, has been reissued with new packaging.

Presented as a leopard-skin photograph album, this complete Only Fools And Horses twenty-six disc set is a must have for serious fans of the Trotters and their escapades. It contains all the episodes from the seven series plus all the specials. Lovely jubbly indeed!

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Release Date: 16th October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (26 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Not Going Out - The Complete Series 1-7 (DVD)

Not Going Out - The Complete Series 1-7 (DVD)

For the first time you can view the complete Series 1-7 of Rose d'Or award-winning sitcom Not Going Out, starring BAFTA winning comedians Lee Mack and Tim Vine, alongside Sally Bretton, Miranda Hart, Megan Dodds, Katy Wix and Hugh Dennis.

SERIES ONE
Lee is unburdened by ambition or drive, drifting from one ill-advised job to another, living off the goodwill and generosity of his landlady, Kate (Megan Dodds), a clean living Californi... Go

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Release Date: 1st June 2015 (New!)   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs)   Distributor: Universal Pictures

Blackadder Remastered - The Ultimate Edition (DVD)

Blackadder Remastered - The Ultimate Edition (DVD)

This deluxe edition includes fantastic digitally remastered episodes plus a whole host of special features, many of which are completely exclusive to this DVD set.

Contents include:

All four series fully remastered; brand new audio commentaries with Rowan Atkinson & John Lloyd, Stephen Fry, Ben Elton, Richard Curtis & John Lloyd, Tony Robinson & Tim McInnerny; Blackadder Rides Again, a special documentary to mark the 25th Anniversary; exclusive extended interviews with Richard Curtis & Ben... Go

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Release Date: 15th June 2009   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Maid Marian And Her Merry Men - Special Edition Box Set (DVD)

Maid Marian And Her Merry Men - Special Edition Box Set (DVD)

Shun your Shakespeare, chuck away your Chaucer, destroy your DVDs of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle! You've got to make shelf space for the complete box set of Maid Marian And Her Merry Men. Never has so much fun and lunacy been crammed into one small cardboard container. If you tried to squeeze in even one more tiny joke, it would squash the others so badly they'd jump out and run home crying to their mummies.

Marvel at the relatively young Tony Robinson's hilarious cavortings in t... Go

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Release Date: 21st September 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs)   Distributor: Eureka Entertainment

The Thick Of It - Complete Collection (DVD)

The Thick Of It - Complete Collection (DVD)

Government embarrassment, ministerial cock-up, coalition rows, backroom deals, policy U-turns, spin-doctoring, political back-stabbing, wild media speculation, and more time spent with ones family. It can only be the cult Westminster political comedy.

This 8-disc box set includes all four series of Armando Iannucci's hit political-set comedy The Thick Of It.

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Release Date: 19th November 2012   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs)   Distributor: BBC

George And The Dragon - The Complete Series (DVD)

George And The Dragon - The Complete Series (DVD)

All four series of the late 1960s British television comedy George And The Dragon starring Sid James.

James plays George Russell, chauffeur to the aristocratic Colonel Maynard (John Le Mesurier). The Colonel has immense trouble in keeping a housekeeper, as the lecherous George can't keep his hands to himself. However, George might have met his match when the formidable Gabrielle Dragon (Peggy Mount) is hired.

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Release Date: 24th January 2005   Product Type: DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: Network

I, Partridge: We Need To Talk About Alan (Book)

I, Partridge: We Need To Talk About Alan (Book)

Journalist, presenter, broadcaster, husband, father, vigorous all-rounder - Alan Partridge - a man with a fascinating past and an amazing future. Gregarious and popular, yet Alan's never happier than when relaxing in his own five-bedroom, south-built house with three acres of land and access to a private stream. But who is this mysterious enigma?

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Release Date: 29th September 2011   Product Type: Book   Distributor: Harper Collins

Doctor On The Box (DVD)

Doctor On The Box (DVD)

Eight series, 137 episodes, over 20 discs. This is the complete collection of ITV's sitcom spin-offs from the popular Doctor... series of books, also popular films from Rank: Doctor In The House, Doctor At Large, Doctor In Charge, Doctor At Sea and Doctor On The Go.

Doctor In The House follows the exploits of student doctors Upton (Barry Evans), Waring (Robin Nedwell), Stuart-Clarke (Geoffrey Davies) and Colli... Go

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Release Date: 10th November 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (20 discs)   Distributor: Network

The Complete Yes Minister & Yes Prime Minister (DVD)

The Complete Yes Minister & Yes Prime Minister (DVD)

This 7-disc set contains all three series of Yes Minister, and both series of its sequel, Yes, Prime Minister.

Please note that this set has been re-issued on a number of occasions, merely with differing artwork.

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Release Date: 15th October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The Ultimate Fast Show Collection (DVD)

The Ultimate Fast Show Collection (DVD)

The complete collection of The Fast Show, featuring characters such as Ted and Ralph, coughing Bob Fleming, the "Suit you, sir" tailors from hell and the bloke in the stupid hat.

Special features include highlights from Fast Show Night, the show's Comedy Connections episode, Suit You Sir!: The Inside Leg Of The Fast Show, interviews and a behind-the-scenes feature.

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Release Date: 5th November 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The League Of Gentlemen - The Complete Collection (DVD)

The League Of Gentlemen - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Royston Vasey - It may look like every bleak provincial town you've ever seen, but as for the locals...

Over thress series and a Christmas special we follow the strange, macabre and shocking stories of some of the residents. Edward and Tubbs, brother and sister shopkeepers whose only desire is to keep their customers local and find a bridge for their 'offspring'. Pauline the demonic Restart Officers whose control problem with pens leads to a hostage situation and a touching tale of transvesti... Go

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Release Date: 30th May 2005   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Brass Eye - Series And Special (DVD)

Brass Eye - Series And Special (DVD)

All six episodes from Chris Morris's controversial spoof on current affairs television.

Animals includes Paul Daniels's impassioned appeal on behalf of a distressed elephant.
Drugs features a host of celebrities condemning the made-up drug Cake.
Science has Steven Berkoff warn the nation about the dangers of heavy electricity.
Sex explores the difference between Good and Bad AIDS.
Crime features more on-the-spot, up-to-the-minute rep... Go

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Release Date: 13th August 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: 4DVD

Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life - 30th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)

Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life - 30th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)

It took god six days to create the heavens and the earth... and Monty Python 90 minutes to screw it up.

John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin have returned to explain The Meaning of Life (again - this time on Blu-ray). The Python crew offer the usual tasteful sketches involving favourite bodily parts and functions, the wonders of war, the miracle of birth and a special preview of what's waiting for us in ... Go

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Release Date: 9th September 2013   Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (1 disc)   Distributor: Universal Pictures

Morecambe & Wise - The BBC Collection (DVD)

Morecambe & Wise - The BBC Collection (DVD)

Morecambe and Wise are the greatest comedy double act ever to grace our TV screens. The fabulous mixture of sketches, musical numbers, insights into their 'home' life and the plays 'wot Ernie wrote' brought them audiences in the millions.

On stage they were living legends with Eric's raised eyebrows, Des O'Connor jibes and cheeky catchphrases putting every audience in the palm of their hands. And, of course, the stars - from Shirley Bassey and Elton John to Laurence Ol... Go

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Release Date: 3rd October 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (20 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Sunday Night At The London Palladium - Volume One & Two (DVD)

Sunday Night At The London Palladium - Volume One & Two (DVD)

Debuting on ITV's opening weekend in 1955, Sunday Night At The London Palladium swiftly established itself as one of the weekly televisual highlights for the British viewing public. Lasting fourteen years until 1969 (and enjoying a revival in the 1970s), the show gained average viewing figures of 14 million and Top Ten placings most weeks, and was one of the core shows that helped establish commercial television in the UK, transcending class, denomination and age grou... Go

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Release Date: 10th October 2011   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs)   Distributor: Network

Bean - The Ultimate Disaster Movie (Blu-ray)

Bean - The Ultimate Disaster Movie (Blu-ray)

When the Royal National Gallery of London is asked to send their finest scholar to oversee the unveiling of Whistler's Mother in California, they send their most inept and detested employee, in a desperate attempt to get him out of their lives. That employee is Mr. Bean - the master of disaster! Within days of his arrival, Mr. Bean destroys virtually everything he comes into contact with, be it the career and marriage of his host or America's greatest painting.

Forget volcanoes and alien inv... Go

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Release Date: 18th October 2010   Product Type: Blu-ray (1 disc)   Distributor: Universal Pictures

The Complete Black Books - Series 1, 2 & 3 (DVD)

The Complete Black Books - Series 1, 2 & 3 (DVD)

All 18 episodes from the complete three series of the Channel 4 sitcom based on the testing times of bohemian, heavy-drinking misanthrope and second-hand bookshop owner Bernard Black (Dylan Moran) - who loves books but hates customers.

Help is at hand, however, in the form of mild-mannered Manny (Bill Bailey), who proves to be something of a star at selling books, and Fran (Tamsin Greig), who owns the 'Nifty Gifty' gift shop next door.

A range of extras include ... Go

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Release Date: 2nd September 2013   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs)   Distributor: 4DVD

Love Thy Neighbour - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Love Thy Neighbour - The Complete Collection (DVD)

A television comedy which centres around the relationship between two neighbours, as they attempt to live and work together, and their long suffering wives. This box set features the complete collection from all 8 series of the popular show.

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Release Date: 18th April 2011   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs)   Distributor: Fremantle Home Entertainment

Norman Wisdom Collection (DVD)

Norman Wisdom Collection (DVD)

This collection contains 12 feature films starring diminutive funny-man Norman Wisdom.

The twelve classic British comedy titles are: The Bulldog Breed, One Good Turn, The Early Bird, Press For Time, On The Beat, Man Of The Moment, A Stitch In Time, Just My Luck, The Square Peg, Follow A Star, Trouble In Store and Up In The World. The Norman Wisdom Collection has over 18 hours of content.

The c... Go

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Release Date: 1st September 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs)   Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment

The Smoking Room - The Complete First & Second Series (DVD)

The Smoking Room - The Complete First & Second Series (DVD)

This set includes series one and two of the sitcom where a smoking room in a large company becomes the place to hide for a group of personnel misfits. It doesn't matter if you don't smoke, it's the place for a work break.

A great value set containing all 17 episodes plus extras.

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Release Date: 16th October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: Cinema Club

Monty Python's Life Of Brian - The Immaculate Edition (Blu-ray)

Monty Python's Life Of Brian - The Immaculate Edition (Blu-ray)

This 2-disc special edition of Monty Python's Life Of Brian is packed with extra features:

Commentary with Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle and Terry Jones
Commentary with John Cleese and Michael Palin
Brand new hour-long documentary The Story Of Brian
An illustrated recording by the Pythons of their early screenplay in progress
5 deleted scenes: 'Shepherds', 'The Sign That is The Sign', 'Otto', 'Pilate's Wife' and 'The Souvenir Salesman'.
Origina... Go

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Release Date: 3rd December 2007   Product Type: Blu-ray (1 disc)   Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

The Likely Lads Collection (DVD)

The Likely Lads Collection (DVD)

This 6 disc box set contains all 27 episodes of classic sitcom Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads?, and the 8 surviving episodes of its predecessor, The Likely Lads:

Entente Cordiale
Double Date
Older Women Are More Experienced
The Suitor
The Last Of The Big Spenders
Rocker
Goodbye To All That
The Other Side Of The Fence

This classic comedy series stars Rodney Bewes and James Bolam as Geordies Terr... Go

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Release Date: 16th October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Fawlty Towers - The Complete Collection Remastered (DVD)

Fawlty Towers - The Complete Collection Remastered (DVD)

This special edition marks the 30th Anniversary of one of the greatest situation comedies British television has ever seen. John Cleese provides audio commentaries on all 12 episodes.

SPECIAL FEATURES:

Exclusive commentaries by John Cleese
2009 extended interviews
Includes exclusive interview with Connie Booth
Accompanying booklet
Interviews with John Cleese, Prunella Scales and Andrew Sachs.
Series 1 director's commentary by John Howard Da... Go

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Release Date: 19th October 2009   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The Complete Steptoe & Son (DVD)

The Complete Steptoe & Son (DVD)

The classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful 'rag and bone' business. Harold (the son) wants to better himself but his father always seems to ruin things, sometimes accidentally and other times deliberately.

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Release Date: 29th October 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Ever Decreasing Circles - The Complete Series (DVD)

Ever Decreasing Circles - The Complete Series (DVD)

Written by the successful team of John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, Ever Decreasing Circles was first broadcast by the BBC in February 1984. Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton and Peter Egan star in this popular suburban-set comedy.

This box set features all four series of the hit comedy show.

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Release Date: 16th April 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs)   Distributor: Cinema Club

An Audience With Jasper Carrott - The Complete Series (DVD)

An Audience With Jasper Carrott - The Complete Series (DVD)

Comedian, actor, folk singer and TV presenter Jasper Carrott first came to national attention in 1975 with his top five double-A-side hit single, Funky Moped/Magic Roundabout.

Thirty-five years on, he remains one of Britain's best-loved comic performers. His many awards include a BAFTA (for Carrott's Lib) and a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2008 British Comedy Awards; he has twice been voted TV Personality of the Year, and received an OBE in 20... Go

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Release Date: 28th February 2011   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: Network

On The Buses - The Complete Omnibus Edition (DVD)

On The Buses - The Complete Omnibus Edition (DVD)

Without a doubt one of the most popular and endearing of ITV sitcoms, On The Buses ran for a tremendous seven series along with three feature films and a spin-off featuring Blakey on the Costa del Sol!

For the first time ever, both series and all of the films are gathered together in one hilarious set. Reg Varney stars as jack-the-lad Stan Butler and Bob Grant as clippie Jack Harper, employees whose unwavering objective was to get through the day with the minimum o... Go

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Release Date: 19th September 2011   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (15 discs)   Distributor: Network

Father Ted - The Complete Boxset (DVD)

Father Ted - The Complete Boxset (DVD)

First screened in 1995, the four-time BAFTA award-winning Father Ted tells the tale of three Irish priests and their housekeeper. Life is hard for Ted. Exiled to the remote Craggy Island (for reasons which never quite become clear but may have something to do with missing Church funds), he is forced to share a house with three of the most difficult people in Ireland...

First there's Father Jack (Frank Kelly), who has not been sober since 1936 and has a vocabulary which ex... Go

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Release Date: 12th November 2012   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs)   Distributor: 4DVD

Coupling - The Complete Series 1, 2, 3 & 4 (DVD)

Coupling - The Complete Series 1, 2, 3 & 4 (DVD)

Complete collection of this popular television series about a group of six friends - three men and three women - and the ups and downs they encounter playing the 21st century dating game.

A range of extras include interviews, commentaries, documentaries, script extracts, out-takes and more.

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Release Date: 16th August 2004   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: VCI Group

Human Remains (DVD)

Human Remains (DVD)

Human Remains is a darkly comic series about six very different, very offbeat, and very engrossing couples who unwittingly expose the dynamics of their dysfunctional relationships.

The Human Remains DVD features a generous package of extras, including deleted scenes and outtakes.

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Release Date: 29th September 2003   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Bromwell High - The Complete Series 1 & 2 (DVD)

Bromwell High - The Complete Series 1 & 2 (DVD)

This DVD set includes all 13 episodes of Bromwell High - seven of which were never broadcast on British television. Extras include a behind the scenes featurette and a selection of deleted scenes.

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Release Date: 1st October 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Desmond's - Series 1 (DVD)

Desmond's - Series 1 (DVD)

Desmond's follows the exploits of Peckham barber shop proprietor Desmond Ambrose, his wife Sheila, three children and an assortment of locals and regulars.

Includes a bonus documentary about the late Norman Beaton (Desmond): Beaton But Unbowed - A Tribute To An Artist.

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Release Date: 30th September 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc)   Distributor: 4DVD

Dinnerladies - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Dinnerladies - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Includes series 1 and 2 of the television comedy Dinnerladies. The programme follows a group of Northern factory canteen workers who manage to find a seam of humour in their humdrum jobs. There's hard-working and normal Bren (Victoria Wood), her love-interest Tony the canteen manager, and a clutch of peculiarly eccentric characters on both sides of the counter. And then there's Julie Walters as Bren's filthy, drunken, scene-stealing mother Petula. Dinnerladies is a classic magic bl... Go

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Release Date: 13th November 2006   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: Universal Playback

The Tony Hancock Collection (DVD)

The Tony Hancock Collection (DVD)

This collection contains all 37 surviving episodes, from 1956 to 1961, of the classic TV sitcom written by Galton and Simpson, featuring East Cheam's most famous resident, Tony Hancock, alongside supporting stars including Sid James and Kenneth Williams.

Sadly, 17 episodes from the series are missing believed wiped, but their scripts are included in PDF form amongst the set's extras.

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Release Date: 22nd October 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Hi-De-Hi! - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Hi-De-Hi! - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Welcome to Maplin's, Britain's favourite holiday camp, where the sun-drenched summer never ends. Here we find our heroic Yellowcoats involved in all kinds of jolly japes and comic capers, in the chalets, in the Hawaiian Ballroom and all around the Olympic-sized swimming pool. So roll up your trousers and get those knobbly knees out, it's time for a complete season of fun and frolics - come on campers, Hi-De-Hi!

Brand new repackaged box set collection all 8 series of the sitcom classic.

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Release Date: 23rd September 2013   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs)   Distributor: Universal Playback

Almost Everything Ever In One Gloriously Fabulous Ludicrously Definitive Outrageously Luxurious Monty Python Boxset (DVD)

Almost Everything Ever In One Gloriously Fabulous Ludicrously Definitive Outrageously Luxurious Monty Python Boxset (DVD)

Contains all four movies, all four TV series, Monty Python Live At The Hollywood Bowl, and a sample of the 'personal best' releases.

This is almost identical to an earlier set, but this time with no t-shirt or inflatable parrot!

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Release Date: 16th February 2009   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (11 discs)   Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Rising Damp - The Complete TV Series Plus The Movie (DVD)

Rising Damp - The Complete TV Series Plus The Movie (DVD)

Includes all 28 episodes from the TV series, plus the movie.

A genuine British comedy classic, the popularity of Rising Damp remains unparalleled some 25 years after the first transmission. Detailing the day-to-day events at Rigsby's dingy boarding-house in which the landlord from hell, Rupert Rigsby prowled around his dilapidated eyrie, poking his nose into his lodgers' affairs.

In the feature length movie, Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter) is still intending to make Miss Jones (... Go

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Release Date: 1st September 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs)   Distributor: ITV DVD

Citizen James (DVD)

Citizen James (DVD)

Sid Balmoral James is a hard-working layabout, gambler and con artist, hanging out in Charlie's Nosh Bar and on the Soho streets, occasionally stopping off at Liz's drinking club to borrow money to pay off his gambling debts and cons gone wrong.

Includes all 10 surviving episodes of the 1960s sitcom, all but a Hancock's Half Hour spin-off, starring Sid James, as created and written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton (Series 1), and continued by Sid Green and ... Go

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Release Date: 6th February 2012   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd

Gavin & Stacey - The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)

Gavin & Stacey - The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)

All three series of the BBC sitcom written by and starring Ruth Jones and James Corden, which chronicles the ongoing romance between Essex boy Gavin (Mathew Horne) and Cardiff lass Stacey (Joanna Page) - and the cataclysmic combining of their respective family and friends!

The 2008 Christmas special is also included.

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Release Date: 7th December 2009   Product Type: Blu-ray (4 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

The Complete Thin Blue Line (DVD)

The Complete Thin Blue Line (DVD)

Features all the fourteen episodes from both series of the police sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson.

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Release Date: 17th September 2001   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs)   Distributor: Vision Video Ltd.

Dad's Army - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Dad's Army - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Captain Mainwaring, Sergeant Wilson, Corporal Jones and Privates Pike, Godfrey, Walker and Frazer are back in this complete series boxset - enjoy the endeavours and hilarious antics of the Walmington-On-Sea Home Guard!

This box set contains the complete series: One, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, The Christmas Specials and all 3 surviving episodes of Series 2, plus a great selection of extras including the radio adaptations of the 3 Series 2 missing episodes.

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Release Date: 29th October 2007   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (14 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Alan Partridge - The Complete Collection (DVD)

Alan Partridge - The Complete Collection (DVD)

TV talkshow and radio personality Alan Partridge is Steve Coogan's most famous and celebrated character. This all-encompassing collection consists of all the episodes of Knowing Me, Knowing You (including the Christmas special) and its follow-up I'm Alan Partridge.

The set's myriad of exras include deleted scenes, documentaries, episode commentaries, Comic Relief appearances, and much more.

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Release Date: 16th November 2009   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs)   Distributor: 2 Entertain

Bless This House - The Complete Series (DVD)

Bless This House - The Complete Series (DVD)

Sid James stars as successful travelling stationery salesman and average family man Sid Abbott in this classic television comedy. A man who would give anything for a quiet life, his position as head of the chaotic Abbott household is constantly being eroded by the harassment and seemingly unreasonable demands made by his family - wife and sparring partner Jean, (Diana Coupland), groovy, art school dropout son Mike (Robin Stewart) and schoolgirl daughter Sally (Sally Geeso... Go

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Release Date: 1st September 2008   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs)   Distributor: Network

Just Good Friends - The Complete Series 1 - 3 And Christmas Special (DVD)

Just Good Friends - The Complete Series 1 - 3 And Christmas Special (DVD)

Paul Nicholas and Jan Francis are outstanding in their roles as Vince - the cockney, unreliable, Jack-the-lad with a witty one-liner for every occasion - and Penny - the posh, prim and proper lady. When Vince got cold feet and left Penny standing at the altar, Penny got on with her life and tried to forget Vince once and for all. Five years, and a chance meeting later, Penny's feelings are rekindled, feelings that she thought were gone forever. Insisting that they would remain 'jus... Go

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Release Date: 25th October 2010   Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs)   Distributor: Eureka Entertainment

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Ronnie Barker Lecture

Ronnie Barker Lecture

The BBC has announced the creation of an annual Ronnie Barker Comedy Lecture. Read

New Ben Miller sitcom

New Ben Miller sitcom

Ben Miller will be reunited The Worst Week Of My Life writers for new BBC One sitcom I Want My Wife Back. Read

Tracey Ullman back at BBC

Tracey Ullman back at BBC

Tracey Ullman is to make a brand new series for the BBC, more than 30 years since last working for them. Read

Morgana Robinson pilot

Morgana Robinson pilot

Morgana Robinson has been awarded her own sketch show pilot for BBC Two, called Morgana & Friends. Read

Harry & Paul retrospective

Harry & Paul retrospective

BBC Two has confirmed a programme celebrating the 25-year partnership of Harry Enfield & Paul Whitehouse. Read

Post-election Bremner show

Post-election Bremner show

Rory Bremner will follow up his Coalition Report with an Election Report special after May's General Election. Read

Kerry Howard sitcom Witless

Kerry Howard sitcom Witless

BBC Three has ordered a sitcom starring Kerry Howard about flatmates who go into witness protection. Read

Bad Education Movie details

Bad Education Movie details

Sarah Solemani, Mathew Horne and Harry Enfield will all appear in The Bad Education Movie. Read

Paul Whitehouse interview

Paul Whitehouse interview

An interview with Paul Whitehouse and David Cummings, writers of new sitcom Nurse. Read

O2 Comedy Gala 2015

O2 Comedy Gala 2015

Channel 4 has confirmed a sixth year of its Comedy Gala fundraiser in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital. Read

Vic & Bob on tour

Vic & Bob on tour

Reeves & Mortimer will later this year with their Poignant Moments show, celebrating 25 years together. Read

Sara Pascoe signs book deal

Sara Pascoe signs book deal

Sara Pascoe will write "funny, feminist exploration of the female body", Animal: How a Woman is Made. Read

Bad Education Movie is go

Bad Education Movie is go

Jack Whitehall has confirmed that his hit BBC Three sitcom Bad Education is heading to the big screen. Read

Funz And Gamez on TV

Funz And Gamez on TV

Funz And Gamez, the award-winning live comedy show hosted by Phil Ellis, is to be piloted as a TV show by the BBC. Read

BBC Scotland's 2015 shows

BBC Scotland's 2015 shows

BBC Scotland has unveiled its comedy plans for 2015. They include a full series for Two Doors Down. Read

RTS Awards nominations

RTS Awards nominations

Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse lead the comedy-based nominations in the Royal Television Society Awards. Read

Top Coppers filming now

Top Coppers filming now

Production is underway on Top Coppers, a new BBC comedy series starring John Kearns and Steen Raskopoulos. Read

Matt Lucas interview

Matt Lucas interview

Matt Lucas talks about filming Pompidou, the visual comedy series for the BBC in which he plays an aristocrat. Read

Would I Lie To You? - S9

Would I Lie To You? - S9

Following strong ratings, the BBC has ordered 10 more episodes of its panel show Would I Lie To You?. Read

Do you run a funny blog?

Do you run a funny blog?

Do you write a funny blog, curate an amusing website or joke a lot on Twitter? If so, here's a competition: Read

Rare 1980s photo exhibition

Rare 1980s photo exhibition

Rare images of iconic 1980s British comedy stars are to be displayed at the Museum Of Comedy. Read

Russell Brand's podcast

Russell Brand's podcast

Russell Brand has announced he is to launch a new podcast. The Russell Brand Podcast will be a 24-part series. Read

Tom Little wins competition

Tom Little wins competition

Stand-up comedian Tom Little has won the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2015 competition. Read

I Live With Models interview

I Live With Models interview

The main cast members involved in new Comedy Central sitcom I Live With Models introduce themselves. Read

Getting fit pitfalls

Getting fit pitfalls

Tiffany Stevenson talks us through some of the bad things that occur when you sort out your health and fitness. Read

Rik Mayall snowman series

Rik Mayall snowman series

Radio 4 Extra is to mark Rik Mayall's birthday by broadcasting The Last Hurrah - Interview With The Snowman. Read

Idil Sukan photo exhibition

Idil Sukan photo exhibition

Take a look at some of the iconic photos of comedians that feature in photographer Idil Sukan's London exhibition. View

Margaret Thatcher podcast

Margaret Thatcher podcast

Check out our funny new satirical comedy podcast. It's hosted by our former Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher! Listen

Craft of Comedy Conference

Craft of Comedy Conference

Llandudno in North Wales is hosting The Craft of Comedy Writing Conference on the 24th and 25th April 2015. Read

Old Comedian Of The Year

Old Comedian Of The Year

The Museum of Comedy has a competition for 'comics who've been around long enough to know better'. Read

Elis James interview

Elis James interview

Crims star Elis James talks about preparing to helm Centrepoint's next Laughing Stock gala. Read

Dick Emery at 100

Dick Emery at 100

On what would have been his 100th birthday, we look at the life and work of character comic Dick Emery. Read

Chortle Awards nominees

Chortle Awards nominees

The nominees for the 2015 Chortle Awards have been revealed, with Funz And Gamez leading the pack. Read

Mark Steel's In Town 6

Mark Steel's In Town 6

The sixth series of radio comedy Mark Steel's In Town will be recorded between March and May. Read

Basil Brush is now online

Basil Brush is now online

Classic children's TV character Basil Brush is moving online, with a 32-part sketch show broadcasting on YouTube. Read

Shaun The Sheep facts

Shaun The Sheep facts

Here's some interesting facts about Shaun The Sheep Movie. For example, there are 1589 'baa' sounds in the film. Read

Hunderby to return

Hunderby to return

Julia Davis's black comedy Hunderby is to return later this year to Sky Atlantic for a two-part special. Read

ITV2 orders Job Lot Series 3

ITV2 orders Job Lot Series 3

ITV2 sitcom The Job Lot, starring Russell Tovey and Sarah Hadland, will return for a third series. Read

Valentine's Day puns

Valentine's Day puns

Some pun-based jokes for Valentine's Day from Darren Walsh. Plus some additional themed cartoon illustrations too. View

Valentine's Day sketches

Valentine's Day sketches

A bunch of new sketches from British comedy groups, all of which are related to love and Valentine's Day. Watch

Funny Valentine's comedies

Funny Valentine's comedies

The BBC have released a collection of nine Valentine's-related original short comedy films exclusive to BBC iPlayer. Watch

Jack Docherty - TV pilot

Jack Docherty - TV pilot

Stop/Start, a Radio 4 sitcom by Jack Docherty about three married couples, is to be piloted for TV soon. Read

Leo Kearse: Pun Champion

Leo Kearse: Pun Champion

Leo Kearse has been named as the winner of the UK Pun Championships 2015. Read some of his gags here: Read

Detectorists award noms

Detectorists award noms

Nominations have been revealed for the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards 2015. Read

Bad Robots to return for S2

Bad Robots to return for S2

E4 hidden-camera prank series Bad Robots will return for a second series. Read

E4 orders Crashing sitcom

E4 orders Crashing sitcom

E4 has commissioned a sitcom about six 20- and 30-somethings living in a disused hospital. Read

Goodness Gracious Me return

Goodness Gracious Me return

The team behind hit sketch show Goodness Gracious Me are to re-form again to make another special. Read

Lee & Herring podcast

Lee & Herring podcast

Stewart Lee and Richard Herring chat about their 1990s TV show, This Morning With Richard Not Judy. Listen

BattleActs on crowd ideas

BattleActs on crowd ideas

Improv group BattleActs sometimes receive unwanted advice from the audience. Here's their thoughts. Read

ITV's new puppet show

ITV's new puppet show

ITV is to launch Newzoids, a new satirical puppet show which is being dubbed 'a modern day Spitting Image'. Read

Vic & Bob live shows?

Vic & Bob live shows?

Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer say they are planning to tour the UK with a live show later this year. Read

Rich Hall search pilot

Rich Hall search pilot

Rich Hall will host the pilot episode of Search History, a new comedy format based around the internet. Read

Channel 4 making The Cloud

Channel 4 making The Cloud

Adam Buxton and Graham Linehan are working together to write a new Channel 4 sitcom set on a spaceship. Read

Taskmaster line-up revealed

Taskmaster line-up revealed

Taskmaster, the new comedy show for channel Dave starring Greg Davies, will feature guests like Tim Key. Read

Comic Relief statues

Comic Relief statues

A series of statues of comedians has been unveiled by Comic Relief. The models will appear in shopping centres. Read

Nick Helm interview

Nick Helm interview

Nick Helm talks about the return of Uncle, and explains why he would love to swear at his young co-star. Read

Top 10 OFAH catchphrases

Top 10 OFAH catchphrases

Lovely Jubbly! A poll has determined the top 10 most used phrases from Only Fools And Horses. Cushti. Read

Nish Kumar hosts Newsjack

Nish Kumar hosts Newsjack

Stand-up comedian Nish Kumar has been named as the new host of Newsjack, the Radio 4 Extra sketch show. Read

Mark Watson's 27 hour gig

Mark Watson's 27 hour gig

Stand-up comedian Mark Watson is preparing to present a 27 hour long Comic Relief comedy gig. Read

Benidorm Series 8 ordered

Benidorm Series 8 ordered

ITV has ordered an 8th series of its hit sitcom Benidorm. 7 new episodes will be filmed later this year. Read

Rick Edwards pilot

Rick Edwards pilot

ITV2 is piloting Safe Word, a new panel show in which celebrity reputations are put in the hands of comedians. Read

Best TV show in 20 years?

Best TV show in 20 years?

The Office was amongst the winners at the 2015 Broadcast Awards, named best show in the past 20 years. Read

Stewart Lee versus touts

Stewart Lee versus touts

Stewart Lee has complained that tickets for his live shows are appearing on sites with nearly a 400% mark-up. Read

Democracy Dealers

Democracy Dealers

The team behind The Revolution Will Be Televised have filmed a political special called Revolution Presents. Read

Transgender sitcom filming

Transgender sitcom filming

Filming has begun on BBC Two sitcom Boy Meets Girl, focusing on a transgender relationship. Read

Ruth Jones interview

Ruth Jones interview

Ruth Jones reveals what viewers can expect from the fourth series of Stella, her hit Sky1 comedy drama. Read

Danielle Ward interview

Danielle Ward interview

Danielle Ward introduces her alter-ego Dani Frankenstein, talks about music, and how the circuit has changed. Read

Murder mystery comedy

Murder mystery comedy

BBC Three has commissioned a full series of comedy/murder-mystery format Murder In Successville. Read

Ted Robbins stage collapse

Ted Robbins stage collapse

Actor Ted Robbins has a suspected heart attack live on stage during the first Phoenix Nights Live show. Read

Neil Fitzmaurice interview

Neil Fitzmaurice interview

We talk to Neil Fitzmaurice ahead of Phoenix Nights' live stage revival for Comic Relief. Read

QI to be shown in the USA

QI to be shown in the USA

QI, the long-running British panel show hosted by Stephen Fry, is finally set to be broadcast in the USA. Read

David Jason interview

David Jason interview

David Jason talks about Only Fools And Horses, in the process revealing his favourite scene from the show. Read

R4's religious panel show

R4's religious panel show

Radio 4 is developing And God Laughs, a new panel show that will 'take a humorous look at religion'. Read

Let's Play Darts

Let's Play Darts

The comedians involved in Let's Play Darts For Comic Relief talk about how good they are at throwing the 'arrows'. Read

Catastrophe gets Series 2

Catastrophe gets Series 2

Channel 4 has recommissioned Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney's sitcom Catastrophe. Read

Harry & Paul - 25 years

Harry & Paul - 25 years

Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse are reportedly making a special to celebrate 25 years of their sketches. Read

8m see Still Open All Hours

8m see Still Open All Hours

The first series of Still Open All Hours came to a close last night with a peak of over 8m viewers. Read

(After) Life of Cook & Moore

(After) Life of Cook & Moore

A preview of 'Goodbye - The (After) Life of Cook & Moore', the comic play about Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. Read

Comedy.co.uk Awards 2014

Comedy.co.uk Awards 2014

The results of the 9th Comedy.co.uk Awards. Cabin Pressure writer John Finnemore is the biggest winner. Read

Arthur Strong interview

Arthur Strong interview

BCG chats to Count Arthur Strong. Somehow he gets the impression we've booked him for Just A Minute. Read

New reality TV panel show

New reality TV panel show

ITV2 has ordered a brand new panel show focussed on the world of reality television. Read

iPlayer: Funny Valentines

iPlayer: Funny Valentines

The BBC has announced a set of 9 new iPlayer comedy programmes to mark Valentine's Day 2015. Read

Moone Boy Series 3 stars

Moone Boy Series 3 stars

Sky has announced a raft of guest stars for Moone Boy Series 3, which returns to screens in March. Read

The Walshes axed

The Walshes axed

The BBC has axed new sitcom The Walshes, prompting writer Graham Linehan to complain. Read

Rich Fulcher's new TV pilot

Rich Fulcher's new TV pilot

Mighty Boosh actor Rich Fulcher is to star in a Channel 4 sitcom pilot set around a struggling adult store. Read

Mr Bean is to return

Mr Bean is to return

Rowan Atkinson is to return as the hapless character Mr Bean for a new sketch for Comic Relief 2015. Read

Katherine Ryan gets pilot

Katherine Ryan gets pilot

Canadian comic Katherine Ryan is to host a pilot episode for her own series, The Katherine Ryan Show. Read

Catastrophe interview

Catastrophe interview

Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney talk about how Catastrophe, their new Channel 4 show was conceived. Read

Leicester Comedy Festival

Leicester Comedy Festival

100s of comedians will take part in Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival 2015 between 4th & 22nd February. Read

Stephen Mangan is pregnant

Stephen Mangan is pregnant

Episodes star Stephen Mangan is to play a pregnant man in Birthday, a comic drama coming to Sky Arts in 2015. Read

Inside No. 9 - Series 2

Inside No. 9 - Series 2

The second series of Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton's anthology show is filming now. More details here: Read

Fresh Meat - final series

Fresh Meat - final series

Channel 4 has confirmed it has ordered eight final episodes of university-based comedy drama Fresh Meat. Read

Al Murray, MP?

Al Murray, MP?

The Pub Landlord - aka Al Murray - is to stand in the election as an MP against UKIP leader Nigel Farage. Read

Chris Ramsey pilot

Chris Ramsey pilot

Chris Ramsey is working on a new comedy format for Channel 4 called Too Much Information. Read

Cockroaches interview

Cockroaches interview

The cast of ITV2's post-apocalyptic sitcom Cockroaches talk about the show. Jack Whitehall explains it's unique. Read

Most repeated shows 2014

Most repeated shows 2014

Here's a list of the ten British comedy shows that were repeated the most in 2014. LOTSW was top. Read

The Unbelievable Truth

The Unbelievable Truth

We've selected 10 great facts from David Mitchell's Radio 4 show The Unbelievable Truth. Have a look: Read

Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown

Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown

The hit panel show podcast returns. Pappy's are joined by guests Alex Brooker and Angela Barnes. Listen

Apocalypse Slough

Apocalypse Slough

Sky has ordered a comedy drama about characters from Slough, faced with a comet hurtling toward Earth. Read

Bad Education film

Bad Education film

Jack Whitehall is working on a film version of his BBC Three sitcom Bad Education, according to his father Michael. Read

Impractical Jokers pilot

Impractical Jokers pilot

Comedy Central has commissioned a pilot episode for a new version of the comedy format Impractical Jokers. Read

Josie Long interview

Josie Long interview

2014 saw the usually politics-fuelled Josie Long take a more personal fork of the comedy freeway. Interview

Rowan Atkinson as Henry 8th

Rowan Atkinson as Henry 8th

Rowan Atkinson is to return to TV comedy with a role in CBBC sketch show Horrible Histories. Read

Milton Jones podcast

Milton Jones podcast

Milton Jones joins Richard Herring to discuss killer heckles, when gigs go wrong and more besides. Listen

Jeremy Lloyd RIP

Jeremy Lloyd RIP

Jeremy Lloyd OBE, the co-creator of Are You Being Served? and 'Allo 'Allo!, has died at the age of 84. Read

David Walliams interview

David Walliams interview

David Walliams talks about bringing another one of his books, The Boy In The Dress, to television. Read

New Acts Of The Year 2015

New Acts Of The Year 2015

The finalists for the NATYS contest have been announced, but the organisers warn of problems with the circuit. Read

High Hopes returns in 2015

High Hopes returns in 2015

High Hopes, the BBC Wales sitcom which ran for six series between 1999 and 2008, is to return. Read