Celebrated British comedian Benny Hill pioneered sketch comedy, and his hilarious television show -- broadcast in some 140 countries worldwide -- features what he is best known for: burlesque, slapstick and double entredres. Lampooning just about everything, Hill often mimed and used sight gags as well as undercranking during "live" animation portions. The supporting cast for his show includes Henry McGee, who does the announcing.
Summary of Season 1 (1969) - 3 discs
Renowned British comedian Benny Hill was a pioneer in the area of sketch comedy, offering up hilarious but often controversial parodies on his television series. No societal stone was left unturned as he lampooned everything under the sun, tongue planted firmly in cheek almost every time. This release features episodes from the years 1969-1971 in their original glory, including some rare black-and-white clips.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
TV-PG - This program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children.