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knickernicker Mon 07-Apr-14 22:10:01

I just realised- the old grey haired bloke in the restaurant was the boy from Press Gang. I am old!

Davros Mon 07-Apr-14 23:30:14

Dexter fletcher. Also of Bugsy Malone and Lock Stock amongst other things!

Dappydongle Mon 07-Apr-14 23:31:57

Difficult episode tonight...

RufusTheReindeer Tue 08-Apr-14 18:14:24

I had to hide behind my hands at the statue unveiling, I was just so embarrassed for Adam

JohnBarleycorn Thu 10-Apr-14 08:13:34

This week's episode just felt stressy. Think I'm going off Rev. Poor bloke never seems to get a break.

2whippetsnobed Fri 11-Apr-14 22:04:28

I've loved the series so far but tonights episode was quite uncomfortable viewing I thought. Seems a shame and I hope this is just a blip.

lucjam Sat 12-Apr-14 21:43:11

I thought that the first two episodes of this seies were a bit lame, I loved this weeks! Hilarious although was a bit cringey at times. I really relate as my Dad is a vicar and it is very well researched. Inner city ministry is bloody hard work!

ThreeLannistersOneTargaryen Tue 15-Apr-14 20:46:52

I thought this was supposed to be a comedy. The scene between Alex & Adam at the beginning of this episode was a bit fraught.

ThreeLannistersOneTargaryen Tue 15-Apr-14 20:57:19

And now the subject of child pornography. It's still a great programme, but more serious than it used to be.

cricketpitch Wed 16-Apr-14 00:34:54

I used to like it - a gentle comedy with a little bit of social observation and a likeable central character but this series has been a disappointment. I turned it off as I wasn't in the mood to hear the child porn storyline or to listen to adam and his wife arguing.

It seems to have changed and I don't really know what it is now.

jaynebxl Wed 16-Apr-14 07:55:09

I agree. Adam is a bit less likeable, his relationship with Alex is a bit less happy, it all feels a bit darker and less appealing.

yummymumtobe Wed 16-Apr-14 08:06:37

The beauty of Rev is that he is a real human being, with believable traits. Not just a one dimensional sweet vicar. I agree that is was slightly heavier this episode and has changed direction slightly and I did probably prefer the laugh out loud episodes, but it's still good. It was never just a pure comedy sure - it was always a bit more layered as its about real people and faith.

2whippetsnobed Fri 18-Apr-14 21:30:09

Definitely agree to it becoming darker this series. Although this makes it more real but not as comforting - especially the Alex and Adam marriage.

I will keep watching though.

jaynebxl Mon 21-Apr-14 22:50:24

Can't believe they had Liam Neeson tonight!

Shartibartfast Mon 21-Apr-14 23:34:03

I thought tonight's episode was fantastic - deep and thought provoking for Easter. Tom Holland is a great actor!

Davros Tue 22-Apr-14 00:53:29

We thought tonight's episode was utterly brilliant and we did laugh in some of it. My only complaint is that Mick hasn't been in it for two weeks, I love him

PansBigChainring Tue 22-Apr-14 01:06:50

This was excellent! Neeson as God and Colin as St Peter, and the Bishop as Pontius Pilot. Shame that non-one was on hand to help him carry the cross as he made his way. I just wished it was an hour long special. Lots of the analogies broke down, but to squeeze so much in such a short space was really good scripting. And yes, fantastic with LM as a dancing chav with a beer in hand first thing in the morning was fab.

iK8AllTheEggs Tue 22-Apr-14 02:25:28

Isn't the Bishop played by Ralph Fiennes? Very funny episode tonight grin

Loved prissy Nigel.

drxerox Tue 22-Apr-14 07:31:07

Is this the end of the series, or is there one next week?

drxerox Tue 22-Apr-14 07:31:17

Is this the end of the series, or is there one next week?

Iseenyou Tue 22-Apr-14 07:39:29

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jaynebxl Tue 22-Apr-14 07:44:21

Looks like it closes but hopefully something good will come out of it.

jaynebxl Tue 22-Apr-14 07:44:53

Looks like it closes but hopefully something good will come out of it.

PansBigChainring Tue 22-Apr-14 07:48:10

God will provide....

Iseenyou Tue 22-Apr-14 09:00:48

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