Written by Michael Palin and Terry Jones, these nine brilliant half-hour comedies spoof the stirring adventure stories written in the early 1900s to stiffen the characters of British boys.
Testing of Eric Olthwaite
Escape from Stalag Luft 112B
Murder at Moorstones Manor
Across the Andes by frog
Curse of the claw
Whinfrey's last case
Roger of the Raj.
Endowed public schools (Great Britain)
Murder -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Prisoners and prisons -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Soccer -- Drama.
Soccer fans -- Drama.
Coming of age -- England -- Yorkshire -- Drama.
Travel -- Drama.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Drama.
|Publisher|| [United States] :Acorn Media,2005
Jones, Terry, 1942-2020
Hughes, Terry (Terry W.)
Franklin, Jim, 1936-
Bell, Alan J. W.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Acorn Media (Firm)
MPAA rating: Not rated.
In English, with English subtitles.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast by the BBC from 1976-1979.
Special features: commentaries for all 9 episodes by Michael Palin and Terry Jones; laugh-track-free audio option; deleted scene; photo gallery; Comic Roots: Michael Palin, 1983; restoration clip; stills gallery; Michael Palin's original scripts (DVD-ROM); commemorative booklet.
DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
2 videodiscs (approximately 274 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (23 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)