Tag Archives: Ideal

BMTH F&CC ’16

On Saturday I once again schlepped up to the mighty metropolis of Bournemouth for the (bi-annual?) Film & Comic Con… and had a very lovely time there, thank you for asking. My first stop (after the loos, obviously) was the … Continue reading

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Quasi-PunkWatch: Permanent Smile

Still on an Ideal kick, in ep #3.5, for no apparent reason, Yasuko (Haruka Kuroda) turned up at Moz’s flat with two visiting Japanese friends in tow, claiming that they all played together in a girl band called “Permanent Smile”, … Continue reading

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Nicely-Nicely

Recently I went on a little pre-Xmas shopping spree, and managed to find the first three series of Ideal going for two quid each! Hurrah! I’ve already written about my belated embracing of the show, just as it entered its seventh … Continue reading

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Playing With Fryer

Last week, while I was prematurely bemoaning the end of Perfect Couples, I forgot to mention the silver lining: PhoneShop is back for a second series this week! Admittedly, I was rather slow to catch on to the show first … Continue reading

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Tilly Bye-Bye

And so, the seventh series of Ideal came to a cliff-hanger ending this week… seems like it flew by in the blink of an eye! This is the first time I’ve watched the show properly from start to finish, and … Continue reading

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JG on BBC3!?

I didn’t bother watching Ideal when it first started airing back in 2005, because the premise didn’t sound very promising… for those who don’t know, the sitcom centres around the flat of a small-time cannabis dealer named ‘Moz’ (played by … Continue reading

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