Blackadder Goes Forth (1989)
Rowan Atkinson appears as a character based on Blackadder
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).
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.
Reference to General Melchett
Title referenced on 'Commedy Connections' graphic.
The documentary covers this series.
Reference to the fourth "Blackadder" series
Mentioned in dialogue
A picture of Baldrick is shown and Stephen Fry imitates his character, Melchett.
Answer to a question; cast photo shown
The Battle of Mboto Gorge (from "Plan F: Goodbyeee") referenced.
Publicity photo shown.
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"
A clip is shown.
Clips seen and discussed
Clips from the series were included.
A fragment is shown.
contains excerpts from the series
Capt. Kevin Darling is #7.
Flashheart Drops By is #8.
Melchett Passing Sentence is #8.
Blackadder Goes Forth: Goodbyeee (1989) is #1.
General Melchett and Captain Darling are parodied in the Blackadder skit.