trans-chigley express wrote:Jeemo wrote:I only saw the last series without Cleese as it was broadcast. My mum wouldn't let me see it before then. As things weren't routinely repeated I became a fan by listening to the records. When I did see the tv shows I was a bit disappointed as they hadn't the budget for tv to fully do the sketches justice. Whereas the albums were very well produced.
I always enjoyed hearing the sketches performed on the albums more the on TV. They just seemed funnier somehow.
Similarly Spike Milligan - the surreal aspects are much better imagined than portrayed on screen.