I need to Google these things more often..forgot that Beyond the Fringe was out
on videotape (Beta only!) back in the 80s. Never owned a Betamax, didn't think
it was worth renting one just to dub one tape.
Roger and Allison Kulp wrote:
> An excerpt from "Pete and Dud" is avaliable on the "Legends of British Comedy" DVD,there is also a PAL tape called "Pete and Dud:Laughing Stock",which I am not aware of the contents of.
> Roger Kulp
> Mike Richter <[log in to unmask]> wrote: Matt Sohn wrote:
>>> One thing you'll never find on DVD or any other format is Pete & Dud.
>>> Other surprising goodies have shown up, like At Last The 1948 Show,
>>> but Dudley Moore told me in an interview that the Beeb, in its
>>> infinite idiocy, had erased all the "Not Only But Also" tapes. The
>>> salvaged soundtrack excerpts issued on Decca/London LPs is all that
>>> exists, as far as I know.
>> There is, however, a DVD of the "1964 gala farewell performance" of
>> "Beyond the Fringe" featuring Pete & Dud as well as Jonathan Miller and
>> Alan Bennett.
> It seems unlikely that the Goons' "Down among the X Men" will ever make
> it to DVD. On which topic, are there other shorts than the Muckinese
> Battle Horn? I've a decent tape of that and want more!