Articles tagged british comedy

‘Inside No. 9’: The Beautiful Horror Continues

Series 2 of Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith's Inside No. 9 provides a perfect balance of tragedy and comedy.

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‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ Pushes the Spy Spoof Only So Far

Kingsman is a cut above the usual winter flicks, but it's also flummoxed by its inability to maintain it subversive tone.

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13 Sep 2011 // 9:30 AM

Shooting Stars - Vic and Bob Return

Those masters of the surreal, Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, are back for another series of the BBC panel show. Celebrities, get ready to run for the hills...

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9 Dec 2010 // 5:03 AM

Some Holiday Fun With Mr. Bean

Many different families have various traditions around this time of year, but probably few of them came from something PBS used to air about ten

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18 Apr 2008 // 5:43 AM

John Oliver Britain may have conquered much of the globe in its heyday, but at least it did so with a certain flair. So says “

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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