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Strike it Lucky

Before the fall“TOP, MIDDLE OR BOTTOM?” Screen-striking family Monday evening gameshow fun ably helmed by TROUBLED ENTERTAINER MICHAEL BARRYMORE at his most bendy-legged and condescending to the elderly, at times barely including questions and prizewinning opportunities for all the banter. Did anyone ever finish the end game successfully? Rubbish revamp in 1996 changed the name to STRIKE IT RICH to supposedly better emphasise the generosity of the prizes. “What is a Hot Spot not?”

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  1. Des Elmes

    January 17, 2011 at 11:10 pm

    The real reason why it was renamed Strike it Rich: LWT took over production of the show, and Thames wouldn’t give them the rights to the Strike it Lucky name.

    Yes, even after Thames lost its franchise, the hatchet wouldn’t be buried.

    And the best strategy in the end game? Just keep going through the middle:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoJQq17nFqk

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