Minder

The ever so interesting question which book,composer,film,TV series…whatsoever would you take to a desert island, in the knowledge that there is no more replacemnet possible and you can just choose one item ? For British comedy my choice would be ( and has been for some decades ) the series ‘Minder’. Shot between 1979 and 1994, its 118 Episodes of the London underworld — of course portrayed in typical Brit humour fashion: everything and everybody is a failure — warrant repeated watching, the joy never diminshes. Here is one episode as a teaser. The great Joe Cole as Minder…