Blackadder Goes Forth (TV Series 1989) Poster


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Blackadder (1982) (TV Series)
Blackadder II (1986) (TV Series)
Blackadder the Third (1987) (TV Series)
Blackadder: The Cavalier Years (1988) (TV Short)
Blackadder's Christmas Carol (1988) (TV Movie)

Followed by 

Blackadder Back & Forth (1999) (Short)


The Grand Knockout Tournament (1987) (TV Special)
Rowan Atkinson appears as a character based on Blackadder

Referenced in 

Mr. Bean: Merry Christmas, Mr. Bean (1992) (TV Episode)
The tune Mr. Bean hums whilst moving the military band during the nativity scene is the theme from Rowan Atkinson's final series as Blackadder, "Blackadder Goes Forth" (1989).
Blackadder Back & Forth (1999) (Short)
At the dinner party at the beginning, a portrait of Captain Blackadder from "Blackadder Goes Forth" (1989) is positioned on the wall behind the present Blackadder.
Comic Relief Does University Challenge (2003) (TV Special)
Reference to General Melchett
The Smith & Jones Sketchbook: Episode #1.2 (2006) (TV Episode)
Title referenced on 'Commedy Connections' graphic.
Blackadder Exclusive: The Whole Rotten Saga (2008) (TV Movie)
The documentary covers this series.
Blackadder's Most Cunning Moments (2008) (TV Movie)
Reference to the fourth "Blackadder" series
That Mitchell and Webb Look: Episode #4.5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
QI: International (2011) (TV Episode)
Stephen Fry imitates General Melchett.
QI: Kris Kringle (2013) (TV Episode)
A picture of Baldrick is shown and Stephen Fry imitates his character, Melchett.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #10.22 (2017) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; cast photo shown
Endeavour: Colours (2018) (TV Episode)
The Battle of Mboto Gorge (from "Plan F: Goodbyeee") referenced.
How The Young Ones Changed Comedy (2018) (TV Movie)
Publicity photo shown.
The Sara Cox Show: Episode #1.17 (2019) (TV Episode)
Emma Bullimore says Catch-22 is "basically sexy Blackadder because it's a pilot who wants to get out of the war whatever way he can, like Blackadder did"

Featured in 

The Story of Bean (1997) (TV Special)
A clip is shown.
You Cannot Be Serious: War (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
The 100 Greatest TV Moments (1999) (TV Special)
Night of a Thousand Shows (2000) (TV Special)
The Funny Blokes of British Comedy (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips from the series were included.
De wereld draait door: Episode #4.49 (2008) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
Ben Elton: Laughing at the 80s (2011) (TV Movie)
contains excerpts from the series
WatchMojo: Top 10 TV Suck Ups (2015) (TV Episode)
Capt. Kevin Darling is #7.
Lost in Adaptation: Goldfinger (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Timeshift: Flights of Fancy: Pigeons and the British (2017) (TV Episode)
excerpt shown
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Best of Rik Mayall and Ade Edmondson (2018) (TV Episode)
Flashheart Drops By is #8.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Hilarious TV Outtakes (2018) (TV Episode)
Melchett Passing Sentence is #8.

Spoofed in 

Harry & Paul's Story of the 2s (2014) (TV Movie)
General Melchett and Captain Darling are parodied in the Blackadder skit.

See also

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