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Does anyone remember this show?
Perfect Saturday night tv. See also 'Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.'
And knowing you I thought this would be about one of the few comics I've actually ever read
He used to run up walls kung fu style and it was funny because he was a bit overweight.
I've seen some of his kung fu films from earlier in his career, he was pretty sharp
i loved 'Hercules: The Legendary Journeys'.
to find My Dad (who did classics at university) almost in tears and angrily complaining about the flippancy with which Hercules - The Legendary Journeys was treating the original mythology. I think he had looked forward to it all day and then sat down expecting a documentary or something.
and seemed to be in fortresses in an eternally muddy, rain-soaked location that looked very much like Britain.
would it have been too much to have an acropolis?
it was brilliant terrible :D
was the title music. In order to convey the "East Meets West" theme of the show they had the bulk of the music as rock (west) and then, to convey the magic and mystery of the entire Eastern Hemisphere inserted a little chinese "didi didi di di do do di" before launching back into the rock. Brilliant.
she was distraught when it finished/channel five stopped showing it.