Blackadder Goes Forth (1989)

TV Series   |  TV-PG   |    |  Comedy, War


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Stuck in the middle of World War I, Captain Edmund Blackadder does his best to escape the banality of the war.


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25 July 2003 | Phil_slann
British comedy at its best
Forget "The Royle Family", forget "My Family", if you want a good example of British comedy, watch blacadder goes forth. In my opinion the best series of the lot; it has everything. Brilliant scripts, faultless acting and sarcastic and hilarious humour. My favorite episode has to be Captain Cook simply because it is so sarcastic and mocking of real life; both now and in the trenches of WWI. Facts that in history books seem shocking are made into hilarious situations, like the lack of food or the dangers of flying in aeroplanes of the era. Without doubt the best British comedy since Monty Python. See it.

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