One Foot in the Grave 4.02 Descent into the Maelstrom (1993, TV) – 7/10

One Foot in the Grave 4.02 Descent into the Maelstrom (1993) When Margaret falls ill Victor ‘looks after’ her for a couple of weeks. Her already shortened tether is almost immediately snapped thanks to Victor’s typical run of mishaps (involving giving away their video recorders… and car) but a visit from a child she used … Continue reading One Foot in the Grave 4.02 Descent into the Maelstrom (1993, TV) – 7/10

One Foot in the Grave 4.03 Hearts of Darkness (1993, TV) – 7/10

One Foot in the Grave 4.03 Hearts of Darkness (1993) Victor, Margaret, Mrs Warboys and Mr Swainey all go out for a day in the country but you just know with Victor around something unbelievable is going to happen. 7/10 Super episode that is put together much like a horror movie but contains a strong … Continue reading One Foot in the Grave 4.03 Hearts of Darkness (1993, TV) – 7/10

One Foot in the Grave 4.01 The Pit and the Pendulum (1993, TV) – 8/10

One Foot in the Grave 4.01 Pit and the Pendulum, The (1993) Victor is busy killing tropical fish and is having trouble with yet another workman. 8/10 While the clumsy emotional content is awkward (though punctured brilliantly) there are two legendary visual gags this week: Victor picking up the dog to answer the phone and … Continue reading One Foot in the Grave 4.01 The Pit and the Pendulum (1993, TV) – 8/10