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The yanks-love them or hate them

Discussion in 'General' started by craigevelyn, Dec 22, 2009.

  1. Ramiles

    Ramiles Researching 9th Lancers, 24th L and SRY

  2. Eskil

    Eskil From Sweden.

    Steptoe and son..
    Who would have known.
    We actually had a version of this here in Sweden when I was a kid aswell called Albert and Herbert.
    Loved it then and still do!
    But now I got to look at its original ofcourse.
     
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  3. SteveDee

    SteveDee Well-Known Member

    Steptoe's living room and the yard outside, were famously packed with junk.

    Most of the episodes I watched as a youngster in the 1960s/early 1970s were on a black & white TV, so it was a real eye-opener when I first saw the program in colour!

    In colour you seem to notice far more objects like carpets, pictures, pots & lamp-shades that were not really so obvious in monochrome, especially on 405 lines.

    I understand that many of the colour episodes (i.e. series 5 & 6) now only survive in good old B&W ...maybe this is another project for Peter Jackson!

     
  4. Eskil

    Eskil From Sweden.

    Lol yea maby he can do it as a spin off from that last movie when the world has gone down the drain and the citys are moving around.. Should leave alot of junk laying around I guess.o_O
     

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