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    • Cabin Pressure: Molokai (Christmas Special 2010)

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 751
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 699
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 696

    In this Christmas special 'Molokai' - It's Christmas morning, but when Carolyn schedules an extra stop-off to the Hawaiian island of Molokai, Arthur has just seven minutes to celebrate Christmas. Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch & Roger Allam star in the second series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I can't believe I missed this Cabin Pressure.

    • By Shopper Mom on 04-15-15

    Regular price: $6.20

    • Cabin Pressure

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,624
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,481
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,473

    John Finnemore (Dead Ringers & Mitchell & Webb) has written this brilliant new sitcom starring Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam & Benedict Cumberbatch. Cabin Pressure is set in a small airline business. The flipside of the glamorous world of international airlines.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Mad Cap Comedy Silliness By The Experts

    • By Sara on 02-21-15

    Regular price: $12.40

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 3

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch, Roger Allam, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,093
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,022
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,018

    Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Roger Allam star in the first series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • MJN keeps flying, I keep laughing

    • By SJS on 10-30-12

    Regular price: $12.40

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 2

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,203
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,088
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,087

    Stephanie Cole ("Doc Martin"), Benedict Cumberbatch and Roger Allam ("The Thick Of It") star in the complete second series of the hit sitcom about the pilots of a tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant Fun!

    • By Gwynne O'Reagan on 11-06-09

    Regular price: $12.40

    • Cabin Pressure

    • Zurich: The BBC Radio 4 airline
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Full Cast, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 843
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 759
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 753

    The complete finale of the hit BBC Radio 4 sitcom- 2 episodes. Cabin Pressure is set in the wing and prayer world of a tiny, one-plane airline, staffed by two pilots, one on his way down, and one who was never up to start with. In this, the finale of the whole series, we discover that for MJN Air, whether it's choosing an ice-cream flavour, putting a princess in a van or remembering your grandmother's name, no job is too small, but, many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!

    • By Rosanne Limoncelli on 03-02-15

    Regular price: $8.53

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 4

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: AudioGO Ltd
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,394
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,290
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,284

    Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch & Roger Allam star in the fourth series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult. By John Finnemore (The News Quiz, Mitchell & Webb).

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Laugh out loud

    • By Mary on 06-04-13

    Regular price: $12.40

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: The Complete Series 1

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 1 hr and 51 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 344
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 309
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 304

    John Finnemore, writer and star of Cabin Pressure, returns in four episodes of his own sketches, as heard on BBC Radio. These episodes feature a tiger with a gun, reveal the truth behind the war effort, visit some documentary-makers, has a big debate and then treats itself to a little trophy. Plus, there are also some musical interludes from the zoo. John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme is written by and stars John Finnemore (The Now Show, Miranda, That Mitchell and Webb Look).

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So very special in every special way...

    • By Marissa on 09-02-13

    Regular price: $10.66

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: Series 7

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: full cast, John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 68

    Six more episodes of BBC Radio 4's multi-award-winning sketch show, written by and starring John Finnemore. John Finnemore, writer and star of Cabin Pressure and John Finnemore's Double Acts, returns for a seventh series of his hugely acclaimed Souvenir Programme, which won him Radio Broadcaster of the Year at the 2016 Broadcasting Press Guild Awards. Expect sketches! Expect songs! They're what made up the previous series, so it seems a pretty safe bet that that's what will be in this series as well.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Some great moments

    • By Gudrun on 05-29-18

    Regular price: $13.08

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme, Series 5

    • The BBC Radio 4 Comedy Sketch Show
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 129

    The complete fifth series of BBC Radio 4's award-winning sketch show, written by and starring the writer of Cabin Pressure. John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme has won a host of awards, including the 2015 BBC Audio Drama Award for Best Scripted Comedy with Live Audience. Written by and starring John Finnemore, this fifth series of the hit show returns with more witty wordplay and laugh-out-loud sketches.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very funny

    • By Diana on 08-02-17

    Regular price: $14.31

    • John Finnemore's Double Acts: Series 2

    • 6 full-cast radio dramas
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    This is the second series of one-off comedies written by the genius behind the smash-hit radio sitcom Cabin Pressure - John Finnemore. The first series won the coveted Writers Guild of Great Britain award for Best Comedy. Each show is a comedy perfumed by just two actors - including (across the series) famous household names such as Martin Clunes ( Doc Martin), Julia McKenzie ( Fresh Fields) and the inimitable voice of Carolyn in Cabin Pressure, Stephanie Cole.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Mixed Bag

    • By Maineiac on 08-06-17

    Regular price: $12.78

    • John Finnemore's Double Acts

    • Six BBC Radio 4 Comedy Dramas
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Alison Steadman, Celia Imrie, full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135

    Winner of the Writers Guild Award for Best Radio Comedy and the Comedy.co.uk awards for Best Radio Sketch Show! Celia Imrie, Alison Steadman, John Bird and Rebecca Front are among the cast of these BBC Radio 4 comedy dramas from the writer and producers of Cabin Pressure. These six self-contained duologues, each one brimming with humour and charm, come from the pen of John Finnemore, author and star of the award-winning John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • If you like stories

    • By Hanna Raspel on 02-04-16

    Regular price: $15.16

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme

    • The Complete Series 3 & 4
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: a full cast, John Finnemore, Carrie Quinlan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 256
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 222

    The complete third and fourth series of BBC Radio 4’s award-winning sketch show, written by and starring the writer of Cabin Pressure. In the third and fourth series of his hit sketch show, John Finnemore examines a typically eclectic range of issues including making friends, the problem with polymath bestselling authors, the colour of posh men’s trousers, and a history of choice.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Comedy gold from Finnemore and company

    • By Emily on 12-29-14

    Regular price: $19.19

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: The Complete Series 2

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 284
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 247

    The complete second series of BBC Radio 4's award-winning sketch show - winner of the Chortle Radio Award of the Year. In these six episodes, which make up the complete second series, you'll hear some moth-based lunacy, an awkward celestial relationship, a heart-warming tale of the days before health and safety, and how The Archers sounds to people who don't listen to The Archers - plus many other sketches featuring acute observations and wonderful wordplay.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Insomnia song.

    • By Marissa on 09-07-13

    Regular price: $15.49

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: Series 6

    • BBC Radio 4 comedy sketch show
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Carrie Quinlan, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, John Finnemore, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    John Finnemore, writer and star of Cabin Pressure and John Finnemore's Double Acts, returns for a sixth series of his hugely acclaimed Souvenir Programme, which won him Radio Broadcaster of the Year at the 2016 Broadcasting Press Guild Awards. Expect sketches! Expect songs! They're what made up the previous five series, so it seems a pretty safe bet that that's what will be in this series as well. And, well, since you ask him for some tall tales...

    Regular price: $12.78