Gags aplenty: a definitive list of the best comedy shows

A Listmania! list by Mr. Mjp Saunders "marky104" (uk)
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The Office - Complete Series One & Two [2001] [DVD]
1.  The Office - Complete Series One & Two [2001] [DVD] DVD ~ Ricky Gervais
The list author says:
  "The absolute pinacle of comedy: perceptive, funny of several levels, touching and with more quotable lines than anything else written. Also has the biggest issue for debate: would you pump Dawn?"
£7.80   Used & New from: £0.19
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

The Best of Monty Python's Flying Circus Volumes 1-3  / Live at Aspen [DVD]  [1969]
2.  The Best of Monty Python's Flying Circus Volumes 1-3 / Live at Aspen [DVD] [1969] DVD ~ Graham Chapman
The list author says:
  "Ground breaking"
£2.99   Used & New from: £1.89
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Fawlty Towers - Series 1 & 2 [1975] [DVD]
3.  Fawlty Towers - Series 1 & 2 [1975] [DVD] DVD ~ John Cleese
The list author says:
  "Close to perfection"
£24.97   Used & New from: £2.19
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (451 customer reviews)

The Simpsons - Season 5 [DVD] [1990]
4.  The Simpsons - Season 5 [DVD] [1990] DVD ~ Dan Castellaneta
The list author says:
  "Best animated comedy: though running out of ideas these days and deteriorating"
£17.01   Used & New from: £5.06
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

The Complete Blackadder - All Four Series [DVD]
5.  The Complete Blackadder - All Four Series [DVD] DVD ~ Rowan Atkinson
The list author says:
  "Stephen Fry at his best as Melchit"
£39.76   Used & New from: £6.94
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

I'm Alan Partridge : Complete BBC Series 1 [1997] [DVD]
6.  I'm Alan Partridge : Complete BBC Series 1 [1997] [DVD] DVD ~ Steve Coogan
The list author says:
  "Jurassic Park"
£4.20   Used & New from: £0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (104 customer reviews)

Only Fools and Horses - The Complete Series 1-7 [DVD] [1981]
7.  Only Fools and Horses - The Complete Series 1-7 [DVD] [1981] DVD ~ David Jason
The list author says:
  "A national treasure, perhaps somewhat over lauded in recent years"
£48.99   Used & New from: £12.44
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

South Park: Complete Series 3 [DVD]
8.  South Park: Complete Series 3 [DVD] DVD ~ Trey Parker
The list author says:
  "Do you know about women? 'yes there's the ones with vaginas in 'em'"
£21.09   Used & New from: £4.68
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

The Young Ones: Series 1 [DVD] [1982]
9.  The Young Ones: Series 1 [DVD] [1982] DVD ~ Rik Mayall
The list author says:
  "Ground breaking - launched the careers of many a seventies band, not to mention ade edmonson and rick mayal, and of course ricardo carvalio once of porto now a mercenary traitor"
£4.50   Used & New from: £1.21
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

The Day Today : Complete BBC Series (2 Disc Set) [1994] [DVD]
10.  The Day Today : Complete BBC Series (2 Disc Set) [1994] [DVD] DVD ~ Steve Coogan
The list author says:
  "Now fact me till I fart"
£5.80   Used & New from: £1.29
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (91 customer reviews)

Men Behaving Badly Six Pack - Series 1-6 BBC [1992] [DVD]
11.  Men Behaving Badly Six Pack - Series 1-6 BBC [1992] [DVD] DVD ~ Martin Clunes
The list author says:
  "Absolutely awesome at the time. Somewhat dated now."
£14.60   Used & New from: £2.64
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (56 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Little Britain - Series 1 [DVD] [2003]
12.  Little Britain - Series 1 [DVD] [2003] DVD ~ Matt Lucas
The list author says:
  "Could do some sort of 'I want that one' kind of gag. But it's not nice to take the micky out of the handicapped. Shame on you."
£1.40   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

The Fast Show - Series One [DVD] [1994]
13.  The Fast Show - Series One [DVD] [1994] DVD ~ Paul Whitehouse
The list author says:
  "Awesome at the time, slightly dated now"
£8.83   Used & New from: £0.20
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

The Best of Not the 9 O'Clock News - Volume 1 [DVD] [1979]
14.  The Best of Not the 9 O'Clock News - Volume 1 [DVD] [1979] DVD ~ Rowan Atkinson
The list author says:
  "And if you are a homosexual that's ok, that's alright. just don't expect God to love you. He hates puffs."
£4.60   Used & New from: £1.30
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

The Fall And Rise Of Reginald Perrin : The Complete BBC Series Collection [1976] [DVD]
15.  The Fall And Rise Of Reginald Perrin : The Complete BBC Series Collection [1976] [DVD] DVD ~ David Warwick
The list author says:
  "I didn't get where I am today without knowing that it's no fun getting where I am today"
£39.86   Used & New from: £12.33
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Porridge - Series One [1974] [DVD]
16.  Porridge - Series One [1974] [DVD] DVD ~ Ronnie Barker
The list author says:
  "Very clever launched some liginds onto our screens, some of whom are dead now"
£5.28   Used & New from: £0.75
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You' [1990-2002] [DVD]
17.  The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You' [1990-2002] [DVD] DVD ~ Angus Deayton
The list author says:
  "Angus Deaton: coke snorting sex purchasing ligind!!!!!"
£4.13   Used & New from: £0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue: Anniversary Special (BBC Radio Collection)
18.  I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue: Anniversary Special (BBC Radio Collection) by Humphrey Lyttelton
The list author says:
  "Radio genius"
Used & New from: £0.08
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

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One Foot in the Grave - Series 1 [1990] [DVD]
19.  One Foot in the Grave - Series 1 [1990] [DVD] DVD ~ Richard Wilson
The list author says:
  "Miserable old git"
£6.58   Used & New from: £1.14
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Two Pints of Lager & a Packet of Crisps - Series 3 & 4 [DVD] [2001]
20.  Two Pints of Lager & a Packet of Crisps - Series 3 & 4 [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Natalie Casey
The list author says:
  "No, only joking this is toss"
£11.73   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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