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One Foot in the Grave - Season 5

Overview

Bald, bad-tempered Victor Meldrew (Richard Wilson) might be old and pensioned off, but he is not prepared to take insults, sloppiness, or stupidity lying down. His favorite phrase, "I don't believe it!" greets every new catastrophe and, being Victor, the smallest thing can assume epic proportions. Sharing the misery, nightmares and confusion are his long-suffering wife Margaret (Annette Crosbie); friend Mrs. Warboys (Doreen Mantle); neighbors Mr. Swainey (Owen Brenman) and his bedridden mother Pippa (Janine ...
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Overview

Bald, bad-tempered Victor Meldrew (Richard Wilson) might be old and pensioned off, but he is not prepared to take insults, sloppiness, or stupidity lying down. His favorite phrase, "I don't believe it!" greets every new catastrophe and, being Victor, the smallest thing can assume epic proportions. Sharing the misery, nightmares and confusion are his long-suffering wife Margaret (Annette Crosbie); friend Mrs. Warboys (Doreen Mantle); neighbors Mr. Swainey (Owen Brenman) and his bedridden mother Pippa (Janine Duvitski), and Patrick (Angus Deayton). This set contains six episodes from 1995's fifth season that aired on the BBC.
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Special Features

1995 Christmas Special: The Wisdom of the Witch; Commentary on The Man Who Blew Away with Richard Wilson and David Renwick
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/10/2009
  • UPC: 883929048731
  • Rating:

  • Source: Bbc Warner
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Language: English
  • Time: 3:05:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 4,357

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Wilson
Annette Crosbie
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- One Foot in the Grave: Season 5
1. The Man Who Blew Away [9:17]
2. Finland [5:08]
3. Blue Waistband [9:09]
4. Mr. Foskett [6:47]
5. Close to the Bridge [9:29]
1. Only a Story [4:51]
2. Life's Little Problems [5:09]
3. A Good Mystery [5:46]
4. Dear Editor [9:43]
5. Allergic to Feathers [3:19]
1. The Affair of the Hollow Lady [6:34]
2. Lottery Ticket [4:16]
3. Maris Pipers [3:42]
4. Mr. Laverick [6:54]
5. Bedtime [1:09]
1. Rearranging the Dust [6:04]
2. Just Sit Down [6:12]
3. Mr. Protheroe [6:21]
4. Spending a Penny [2:52]
5. Hanging on By a Thread [7:46]
1. Hole in the Sky [3:47]
2. Armenian Restaurant [6:44]
3. F80 [7:06]
4. In for the Night [6:34]
5. Splinter in the Tongue [4:39]
1. The Exterminating Angel [5:06]
2. The Singing Detective [5:15]
3. The Holy Trinity [5:38]
4. Surprise Party [6:27]
5. Life's Not That Wonderful [6:36]
Disc #2 -- One Foot in the Grave: Season 5
1. The Wisdom of the Witch [3:56]
2. Plague of Devils [5:54]
3. Having It Off [5:16]
4. One of Those Days [7:11]
5. Make One Move [6:59]
6. Very Nippy [4:32]
7. Mad Man [6:23]
8. Paprick and Pitta [6:43]
9. Last Minute Arrivals [9:14]
10. Long and Peaceful Life [4:04]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- One Foot in the Grave: Season 5
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   Episode Selection
      The Man Who Blew Away
      Only a Story
      The Affair of the Hollow Lady
      Rearranging the Dust
      Hole in the Sky
      The Exterminating Angel
   Scene Selection
      The Man Who Blew Away
      Only a Story
      The Affair of the Hollow Lady
      Rearranging the Dust
      Hole in the Sky
      The Exterminating Angel
   Commentary
      Commentary for Episode 1: The Man Who Blew Away: On
      Commentary for Episode 1: The Man Who Blew Away: Off
   Subtitles: On
   Subtitles: Off
Disc #2 -- One Foot in the Grave: Season 5
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   Scene Selection
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