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Look at the State We're In!


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The Status Quo.
by John Cleese, Hugh Laurie, and Chris Langham
The last of six short films taking a satirical look at state powers. Starring John Cleese, Hugh Laurie, Chris Langham.
A politician for the Status Quo Party gives a television broadcast in which he makes a blistering attack on political change and those who advocate it. In spite of the remonstrations of the director and writer, he is unaware of the irony of what he is saying.
A programme discussing the issues raised by this series, Look at the State We're In! - the Debate, can be seen tomorrow at 11.15pm. John Cleese is in Fawlty Towers tonight at 7.30pm on BBC 1.


Writer: John Cleese
Director: Hugh Laurie
'Politician': John Cleese
'Writer': Chris Langham
'Director': Hugh Laurie
'Make-up Girl': Sara Stockbridge

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Look at the State We're In!

BBC Two England, 4 June 1995 19.05

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