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Mog

LAMENTABLE LOONCOM starring the eternally underwhelming ENN REITEL (see THE OPTIMIST, if you dare) as a crim on the run hiding out in – of course! – a mental home where he pretends to be mad. “Colourful” “comedy” “fruitcakes” are his friends. Accusations of tastelessness minor in comparison to accusations of shiteness.

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  1. Ken Shinn

    May 19, 2009 at 10:52 pm

    I don’t know who’s got such a downer on Mog, but they’re spectacularly wrong here. Mog was no classic, to be sure, but it was a neat British suburban spin on One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest, and often genuinely funny. Neat Joe Fagan-esque theme song, as well – plus the delights of Abigail Cruttenden in a school uniform forever fretting about getting her “oats”. What can I say? I was young(ish) and impressionable…

  2. lk_ie

    May 15, 2010 at 10:27 pm

    Regarding Mog, wasn’t the the show with Catherine Schell(she of Space 1999 fame)??? Was she in it much? and what did she actually do in the show???

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