Blackadder

The Witchsmeller Pursuivant - S1-E5

Trivia: There are in fact two versions of the bonfire scene. Although most countries use the intended censored version (where somebody coughs right as Edmund says the F word) there are a few US editions where you can hear him swearing uninterrupted.

Add time

Duel and Duality - S3-E6

Trivia: Stephen Fry, who played Lord Wellington, ad-libbed most of his lines.

Add time

Trivia: BlackAdder was recently voted the second best British comedy, losing to Only Fools and Horses.

Add time

Plan F: Goodbyeee - S4-E6

Trivia: When the last scene was filmed, the cast ran onto a polystyrene no man's land, someone shouted bang and they all fell down. only to bounce back up. Obviously, this was edited out, which is why you never actually see them getting shot.

Add time

Money - S2-E4

Trivia: In the Millennium special 'Back & Forth', Blackadder first brought the Polo mint to England - which would explain how a lone polo came to be in the purse in this episode's opening sequence.

Add time

Chimera

Plan E: General Hospital - S4-E5

Trivia: When Blackadder is explaining how he caught the nurse as the German spy by saying three schools of which only two were great universities, Melchett says "Quite right, Oxford's a right dump." This is an in-joke, as Stephen Fry (who played Melchett) went to Cambridge, and Rowan Atkinson (Blackadder) went to Oxford.

Add time

Trivia: The episode "Blackadder Back And Forth" was originally shown only in an exhibit at the Millennium Dome in Greenwich.

Add time

Moose

Trivia: In the first scene of "Blackadder Back and Forth," a portrait of First World War Blackadder can be seen on the wall.

Add time

Sense and Senility - S3-E4

Trivia: During the scene about how to give the speech, Kenneth Connor coughs during the filming and Hugh Laurie does his best to stifle a laugh whilst berating Edmund. They were kept in, adding to the hilarity.

Add time

Share

Follow

Join the mailing list

Add something

Share

Follow

Most popular pages

Best movie mistakesBest mistake picturesBest comedy movie quotesMovies with the most mistakesNew this monthDunkirk mistakesThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring mistake pictureFriends mistakesThe Perfect Storm endingFriends questionsShaun of the Dead triviaStep Brothers quotesTitanic plotSusan Sarandon movies & TV shows25 mistakes you never noticed in great moviesWonder Woman mistake video

Quotes

Percy: It will be a great day tomorrow for we nobles.
Edmund: Well, not if we lose, Percy. If we lose, I'll be chopped to pieces. My arms will end up at Essex, my torso in Norfolk, and my genitalia stuck up in a tree somewhere in Rutland.

More...

Mistakes

Back and Forth: When Blackadder first goes into the time machine to get the items from Baldrick, and the door goes up, you can see a crew member pushing the door closed, wearing a red shirt.

More...

Follow