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The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer 

Bizarre, anarchic and frequently silly comedy sketch show written by and starring double act Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.
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Series cast summary:
Vic Reeves Vic Reeves ...  Various / ... 12 episodes, 1993-1995
Bob Mortimer ...  Bob / ... 12 episodes, 1993-1995
Charlie Chuck Charlie Chuck ...  Uncle Peter 12 episodes, 1993-1995
Patrick Allen ...  Announcer 12 episodes, 1993-1995
Charlie Higson ...  Robert DeNiro / ... 10 episodes, 1993-1995
Paul Whitehouse ...  Jimmy Lea from Slade / ... 8 episodes, 1993-1995
Mark Williams ...  Don Powell from Slade 7 episodes, 1993-1995
Rupert Bates Rupert Bates 5 episodes, 1993
Mike Wattam Mike Wattam 5 episodes, 1995
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Bizarre, anarchic and frequently silly comedy sketch show written by and starring double act Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.

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21 September 1993 (UK) See more »

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(12 episodes)

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It is speculated Tom Fun may or may not had been modeled after singer Elvis Costello. See more »

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Uncle Peter: I don't want to go back to the Dark Place!
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Featured in This Is Your Life: Noddy Holder (1997) See more »

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Like A Tudor Vaccum Cleaner
6 May 2006 | by will2000ukSee all my reviews

I love Reeves And Mortimer in a way that can only be described via dance. However since you cannot see my dance, I will review it.

Reeves And Mortimer are geniuses. Who else could make farting Frenchman, pan fights and a pub in an organ so monumentally hilarious? Shooting Stars is the one everyone remembers but this is so good I'd like to cover it in fudge.

For those that are not initiated, the show was divided between many bizarre sketches (70's glam band Slade on holiday, Men In Bras, numerous TV mickey takes) and the pair's rather bizarre attempts to host a show, usually interrupted by Uncle Peter and a man demanding "booze for'baby".

In short buy it, treasure it and praise the lemonade for this fine pair!


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