The Complete Comic Strip Presents... Channel 4 Films

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Format: Blu-Ray
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They were the pioneering '80s comedy troupe - which included Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmondson, Dawn French, Nigel Planer, Peter Richardson and Jennifer Saunders - whose series of short films for Britain's Channel 4 led directly to THE YOUNG ONES, ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS and the entire UK alt-comedy movement. This 3-disc collection now presents all 3 seasons and 5 specials from The Comic Strip on Channel 4, including their legendary mockumentary BAD NEWS TOUR and its sequel MORE BAD NEWS featuring appearances by Lemmy, Ozzy Osbourne and Def Leppard, the classic MR. JOLLY LIVES NEXT DOOR - now scanned in 2K from a 16mm print - directed by two-time Oscar® nominee Stephen Frears, plus more than 4 hours of Special Features including an all-new documentary.

Format Blu-Ray
Year 1982-1999
Rating 15
Director Peter Richardson, Bob Spiers, Stephen Frears, Sandy Johnson
Starring Peter Richardson

Jennifer Saunders

Dawn French

Adrian Edmondson

Rik Mayall

Alexei Sayle

Daniel Peacock

Keith Allen

Nigel Planer

Robbie Coltrane

Country UK
Label Severin
Region / TV Standard Region 0
Language English
Subtitles Closed Captions
Running time 895 mins (combined)
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Case type Standard with slipcover
Extra features The Rise Of The Comic Strip (2023, 93 mins) - Documentary Featuring Peter Richardson, Nigel Planer, Alexei Sayle, Sandy Johnson, Oliver Stapleton, Stephen Frears, Rowland Rivron & More

The Comic Strip (1981, 30 mins) - Short Film By Julien Temple

30 Years Of Comic Strip (2012, 96 mins)

Bad News: The Whole Sordid Story

Bad News "Bohemian Rhapsody" Music Video

Behind The Scenes Of "Bohemian Rhapsody"

More Bad News Tour Stories

Bad News Photo Gallery

Series Trailer

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