Comic Strip Presents...

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Outrageous and hilarious films from the Comic Strip team, who helped make Channel 4's early reputation as champions of alternative comedy

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Outrageous and hilarious films from the Comic Strip team, who helped make Channel 4's early reputation as champions of alternative comedy

  • Didn't You Kill My Brother?

    Old rivalries are renewed when Carl Moss - Alexei Sayle - is prematurely released from prison. His new occupation leads him into direct conflict with his gangland brother and the notorious Mrs Moss.

  • The Hunt for Tony Blair

    The Hunt for Tony Blair

    A 50s-style fugitive film noir spoof, penned by Peter Richardson and Pete Richens, follows Tony Blair, wanted for murder and on the run. Tony vows to clear his name, no matter what the consequences.

  • Four Men in a Plane

    The legendary Comic Strip team reassemble for a tale of four salesmen sharing a flight from hell on their way to a conference. With Adrian Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Peter Richardson and Nigel Planer.

  • Four Men in a Car

    The four salesmen - Adrian Edmonson, Rik Mayall, Peter Richardson and Nigel Planer - share the car journey from hell, on their way to a sales conference where only one of them will be selected for promotion

  • Funseekers

    It's high season in Ibiza, and the18-30s holidaymakers have arrived for another annual binge. But the pace is so frantic no-one notices the pregnant maid ostracised by her nearest and dearest.

  • The Yob

    An illegal psychic teleportation experiment goes horribly wrong, and pretentious promo director Patrick gets his genes mixed with those of a football hooligan. Slowly, he begins to change - taking on some undeniably yobbish tendencies.

  • Mr Jolly Lives Next Door

    The inappropriately named hit man Mr Jolly, played by Peter Cook, rents office space next door to the alcoholic incompetents Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson, proprietors of Dreamy Time Escorts

  • More Bad News

    A rock journalist reunites the Bad News band, who parted company after a disastrous maiden tour, for a one-off gig. But all does not go according to plan...

  • The Strike

    A young and innocent man from the Welsh Valleys pens a script about the miners' strike. When success comes calling, he and the script get the Hollywood treatment.

  • Private Enterprise

    A toilet paper delivery man steals a band's demo tape and gets the money when the 'mystery' band is a success.

  • Consuela

    A man brings his pretty new wife back to his ancestral home but she soon runs into trouble with the housekeeper, who seems to resent her.

  • The Bullshitters

    Bonehead and Foyle have retired and are running a training school for TV tough guys. But after the kidnapping of the daughter of DI5's Commander Jackson they must save her - and the Western world.

  • Slags

    In the not-too distant future, the evil Slags confront the 'nice' Hawaiians, who control with goodwill and flower garlands, in a story of passion and shadowy violence.

  • Eddie Monsoon - A Life?

    A television biography of the most offensive TV star South Africa has ever produced, played by Adrian Edmondson.

  • Gino - Full Story and Pics

    The story of Gino the delinquent and Angie the party girl who, due to an excess of drink and drugs, passes out in the back of his taxi.

  • Fistful of Travellers Cheques

    Two students go to Spain to do the 'whole spaghetti western thing' and run into a series of disparate and desperate characters.

  • Susie

    In a quiet village, a teacher is about to leave her husband for her lover, but the triangle is disturbed by the arrival of an aging rock star.

  • Dirty Movie

    Cinema manager Terry Toadstool has a plan to watch a porno movie at 9am, but certain people are out to thwart him.

  • Five Go Mad on Mescalin

    While on their way to stay with Mrs French at Hot Turkey Farm the intrepid youngsters learn that their Uncle Quentin, a well-known scientist and homosexual, has escaped from prison

  • The Summer School

    Dawn French's improbable expose of a university course in Iron Age Living, with Robbie Coltrane and Peter Richardson.

  • Bad News Tour

    A day on the road with the most controversial heavy metal band in the history of the universe, man.

  • The Beat Generation

    A part-time hipster desperately wants to be part of the 'Beat' scene, but can he handle it? With Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders.

  • War

    What if there were armies from Russia and America occupying Britain? With Rik Mayall, Robbie Coltrane and Peter Richardson.

  • Five Go Mad in Dorset

    Keith Allen, Peter Richardson, Adrian Edmondson, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders from the Comic Strip have a ripping time on their summer hols.

Comic Strip Presents... synopsis

Outrageous and hilarious films from the Comic Strip team, who helped make Channel 4's early reputation as champions of alternative comedy

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