Blackadder (1983)


Plot: Set in England at the end of the War of the Roses, we soon find out that the history we know is a Tudor fiction. In fact, Henry VII did not actually win the battle of Bosworth Field; he lost and though Richard III died in the battle, his nephew King Richard IV (who certainly was not smothered while still a boy in the Tower of London) reigned on for some years. The story focuses on Richard IV's younger son Prince Edmund, a sniveling coward who calls himself the 'Black Adder'. Assisted by his grungy servant and the moronic Lord Percy, Edmund plots his rise to greatness. Read More



Episode 6: Plan F: Goodbyeee
Episode 5: Plan E: General Hospital
Episode 4: Plan D: Private Plane
Episode 3: Plan C: Major Star
Episode 2: Plan B: Corporal Punishment
Episode 1: Plan A: Captain Cook
Episode 6: Duel and Duality
Episode 5: Amy and Amiability
Episode 4: Sense and Senility
Episode 3: Nob and Nobility
Episode 2: Ink and Incapability
Episode 1: Dish and Dishonesty
Episode 6: Chains
Episode 5: Beer
Episode 4: Money
Episode 3: Potato
Episode 2: Head
Episode 1: Bells
Episode 6: The Black Seal
Episode 5: Witchsmeller Pursuivant
Episode 4: The Queen of Spain's Beard
Episode 3: The Archbishop
Episode 2: Born to Be King
Episode 1: The Foretelling