Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
Added by Abhi on 6 Feb 2011 12:32
1529 Views 1 Comments

The British Village

Sort by: Showing 7 items
Decade: Rating: List Type:
There seem to be a whole lot of murders in the village of St. Mary Mead, where Miss Marple resides and also in every other village she happens to visit.
Abhi's rating:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 108 Average listal rating (50 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.3
The village of Cranford has a largely female population, doesn't like the idea of a railway very much and everyone seems to be in everyone's business. A really great cast of actors stars here and bring the village and it's characters vividly to life. No hint of any murders though.
Abhi's rating:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 144 Average listal rating (95 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.8
The (fictional) rural county of Midsomer seems to be having a spree of murders. It's been 14 years, and the spree continues unabated.
Watched Wanted Custom
Candleford village (again, it's fictional) is filled entirely with interesting characters.
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 26 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.9
Peter Kingdom has a law practice in the small town of Market Shipborough. Going by the amount of eccentrics living here, if I walked into an English village or small town today, I should probably be kept thoroughly entertained every day.
Abhi's rating:
Watched Wanted Custom
As an alternative, I could walk into a village with an eccentric doctor and be entertained every day. The rest of the villagers seem to be pretty normal, as TV villages go, despite the regular occurrence of rare diseases to keep the Doc occupied.
Abhi's rating:
Watched Wanted Custom
Watched Wanted Custom

Fictional British villagers come in two varieties - eccentric or murderous, going by this list of TV shows.

Added to

4 votes
Popular Lists (Abhi) (21 lists)
list by Abhi
Published 6 years, 10 months ago

Related lists

British Comedy: Coogan's Run
10 item list by Onion Jack
11 votes
British Comedy: The Magnificent Evans
8 item list by Holy Godiva
5 votes
British Comedy: How Do You Want Me?
17 item list by Holy Godiva
6 votes
13 item list by TrekMedic
18 votes 2 comments
British Comedy: Dawsons Weekly
4 item list by Onion Jack
7 votes
British Comedy: The Vicar of Dibley
18 item list by Holy Godiva
12 votes
Young & British
45 item list by Surey
131 votes 15 comments
Best of the British.
27 item list by SJMJ91
15 votes 2 comments
BBC 100 Greatest British Novels
100 item list by tartan_skirt
8 votes
British Comedy: Adventures...
4 item list by Onion Jack
6 votes

View more top voted lists

People who voted for this also voted for

More lists from Abhi