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Absolute Power Radio/TV Program

Absolute Power: The Complete BBC Radio 4 Radio Comedy Series

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Publisher's Summary

Stephen Fry and John Bird star as masters of spin Charles Prentiss and Martin McCabe in all 22 episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series.

Prentiss McCabe is a London-based 'government-media relations consultancy', and in each episode Charles and Martin are embroiled in the machinations of the British political system. This complete collection includes all 21 episodes of the four series broadcast between 2000 and 2004, plus the special 2006 episode.

Duration: 11 hours approx.

©2016 BBC Worldwide Ltd (P)2016 BBC Worldwide Ltd

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    Some people are meant for greatness. Others are meant to listen to audiobooks. Go and buy the audiobook Morris.

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    6/17/16
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    "Very entertaining!"

    Witty, bite -sized comedy wondrfully performed. Characters slightly dated now but that doesn't detract from the enjoyment at all. Recommended!

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    7/5/16
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    "I could listen to this over and over and over .."

    ..in fact I do listen to it over and over again. I still find it very funny.

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  • Hamish Drummond
    9/10/16
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    "Corny fun"

    I'd missed this on the radio, and it was an impulse purchase that I quite enjoyed, but I think it has dated a bit and with less stellar a cast it might not have kept me listening right through. Great fun in parts, and great performances.

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  • L. F. Baxter
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    "still relevant now"

    Very funny episodes that cover topics that are still applicable today -if you like the House of Cards you'll love this.

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    ". SOLID GOLD comedy"

    Perfect combination humour and episodes true today as before Eu Cash for honours Spin Doctors

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    "Still very apt"

    what goes around comes around and it's funny in a way that politics shouldn't be

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