League of Gentlemen

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League of Gentlemen

Postby Toby » 19 Jan 2018, 19:57

I'm finally getting round to watching this after completely missing it the first time round.

It's shit isn't it? I mean, it's watchable, and quite amusing in that "oh it's a bit dark" way, but I'm finding little else to redeem it.

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Re: League of Gentlemen

Postby jimboo » 19 Jan 2018, 20:50

What? Are you serious man , it's fucking magnificent!
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Re: League of Gentlemen

Postby Belle Lettre » 19 Jan 2018, 22:18

It's incredible.
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Re: League of Gentlemen

Postby The Modernist » 20 Jan 2018, 10:27

Toby wrote:I'm finally getting round to watching this after completely missing it the first time round.

It's shit isn't it? I mean, it's watchable, and quite amusing in that "oh it's a bit dark" way, but I'm finding little else to redeem it.


I never got it either, but I only ever saw a few. I always assumed it was the kind of thing you had to watch a lot of to start getting the humour as it seemed very dependent on 'in' jokes (catch phrases etc.). It didn't seem to be the kind of thing where you cold just catch the odd episode and start laughing right away.

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Re: League of Gentlemen

Postby Nuts » 20 Jan 2018, 10:53

Absolutely brilliant - just re-watched the whole lot from start to new series.
Amazing acting, you get totally drawn into the characters and forget it's just 3 people doing all of them.

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Re: League of Gentlemen

Postby caramba » 11 Feb 2018, 07:57

Very, very, very funny show. Psychoville and Inside No 9 by Reece S and Steve P are also well worth checking out.