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* INeedToGoIronMyDog: Rich often shouts ''"My neighbour has been kidnapped!"'' before fleeing. Matt doesn't usually care enough to bother making excuses, and just wanders off.

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* INeedToGoIronMyDog: Rich often shouts ''"My neighbour has been kidnapped!"'' before fleeing. fleeing an awkward situation. Matt on the other hand typically doesn't usually care enough to bother making excuses, and just wanders off.


* MoodDissonance: "The Empty Room", a song Matt wrote after his brother committed suicide, and then plays on a talk show hosted by Creator/RichardAyoade (aka [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Dean Learner]]) quickly turns into an instrumental glamrock piece

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* MoodDissonance: "The Empty Room", a song Matt wrote after his brother committed suicide, and then plays on a talk show The Old Grey Whistle Test hosted by Creator/RichardAyoade (aka [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Dean Learner]]) quickly turns into an instrumental glamrock piece


* MoodDissonance: "The Empty Room", a song Matt wrote after his brother committed suicide, and then plays on a talk show hosted by Richard Ayoade (aka [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Dean Learner]]) quickly turns into an instrumental glamrock piece

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* MoodDissonance: "The Empty Room", a song Matt wrote after his brother committed suicide, and then plays on a talk show hosted by Richard Ayoade Creator/RichardAyoade (aka [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Dean Learner]]) quickly turns into an instrumental glamrock piece



* RunningGag: Quite a few. One particularly delightful one is that Matt will be hitting on a beautiful woman, often carrying something for her, when she will mention her boyfriend, causing him to matter-of-factly announce "Fuck you!", drop whatever he was carrying, and leave.

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* RunningGag: Quite a few. few.
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One particularly delightful one is that Matt will be hitting on a beautiful woman, often carrying something for her, when she will mention her boyfriend, causing him to matter-of-factly announce "Fuck you!", drop whatever he was carrying, and leave.


''Snuff Box'' is a bawdy and truly bizarre SketchComedy[=/=]BritCom, starring Englishman [[Series/TheITCrowd Matt]] [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Berry]] and American [[Series/TheMightyBoosh Rich]] [[Series/NoelFieldingsLuxuryComedy Fulcher]], who work as hangmen and spend time at a gentleman's club. (Evidently, the series takes place in a world in which hanging still survives as an institution). Each episode has a main plot and other one plot and other sketches of tangential relevance. Adding to the confusion, almost every character has the same name as their actor, so it's difficult to tell which Matt/Rich it is you're watching, but the show is funny enough that you don't care.

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''Snuff Box'' ''Snuffbox'' is a bawdy and truly bizarre SketchComedy[=/=]BritCom, starring Englishman [[Series/TheITCrowd Matt]] [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Berry]] and American [[Series/TheMightyBoosh Rich]] [[Series/NoelFieldingsLuxuryComedy Fulcher]], who work as hangmen and spend time at a gentleman's club. (Evidently, the series takes place in a world in which hanging still survives as an institution). Each episode has a main plot and other one plot and other sketches of tangential relevance. Adding to the confusion, almost every character has the same name as their actor, so it's difficult to tell which Matt/Rich it is you're watching, but the show is funny enough that you don't care.


Highly surreal and bawdy SketchComedy[=/=]BritCom, starring Englishman [[Series/TheITCrowd Matt]] [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Berry]] and American [[Series/TheMightyBoosh Rich]] [[Series/NoelFieldingsLuxuryComedy Fulcher]]. Each episode has one plot focusing on them as a pair of well-to-do hangmen at a gentleman's club, as well as various sketches of tangential relevance and canonicity. To add to the confusion, almost every character has the same name as their actor, so it's difficult to tell which Matt/Rich it is you're watching, but the show is funny enough that you don't care.

The show was highly reliant on {{Running Gag}}s that, though hilarious, probably would have gotten old eventually were it not for BritishBrevity: the series was commissioned as a replacement for another show, ''Popetown'', axed because of backlash from Catholics; the BBC gave Berry and Fulcher [[AuteurLicense complete creative freedom]] on the condition that it would (most likely) not be brought back after its original run of six episodes. It was not recommissioned.

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Highly surreal and ''Snuff Box'' is a bawdy and truly bizarre SketchComedy[=/=]BritCom, starring Englishman [[Series/TheITCrowd Matt]] [[Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace Berry]] and American [[Series/TheMightyBoosh Rich]] [[Series/NoelFieldingsLuxuryComedy Fulcher]]. Each episode has one plot focusing on them Fulcher]], who work as a pair of well-to-do hangmen and spend time at a gentleman's club, club. (Evidently, the series takes place in a world in which hanging still survives as well as various an institution). Each episode has a main plot and other one plot and other sketches of tangential relevance and canonicity. To add relevance. Adding to the confusion, almost every character has the same name as their actor, so it's difficult to tell which Matt/Rich it is you're watching, but the show is funny enough that you don't care.

The show was highly reliant on {{Running Gag}}s that, though hilarious, probably would have gotten old eventually were it not for BritishBrevity: the BritishBrevity. The series was commissioned as a replacement for another show, ''Popetown'', which was axed because of backlash from Catholics; the BBC gave Berry and Fulcher [[AuteurLicense complete creative freedom]] on the condition that it would (most likely) not be brought back after its original run of six episodes. It was not recommissioned.


Also see ''Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace'', most of whose cast have appeared on this show at one time or another, and ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'', which also features Messrs. Berry and Fulcher as a comic duo.

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Also see ''Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace'', most of whose cast have appeared on this show at one time or another, and ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'', which also features Messrs. Berry and Fulcher as a comic duo.duo with a similar dynamic.


* UnsympatheticComedyProtagonist

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* UnsympatheticComedyProtagonistUnsympatheticComedyProtagonist: Rich is an obnoxious, idiotic CloudCuckoolander, while Matt is a boorish alcoholic JerkAss.


* INeedToGoIronMyDog: Rich often shouts ''"My neighbour has been kidnapped!"'' before fleeing.

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* INeedToGoIronMyDog: Rich often shouts ''"My neighbour has been kidnapped!"'' before fleeing. Matt doesn't usually care enough to bother making excuses, and just wanders off.


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* VitriolicBestBuds: An ''extremely'' charitable interpretation of the relationship between Matt and Rich.


* BewareTheNiceOnes: JimiHendrix is very patient with an obliviously abusive Rich, until he snaps and basically turns into Creator/SamuelLJackson.

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: JimiHendrix Music/JimiHendrix is very patient with an obliviously abusive Rich, until he snaps and basically turns into Creator/SamuelLJackson.


Also see ''Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace'', most of whose cast have appeared on this show at one time or another, and ''TheMightyBoosh'', which also features Messrs. Berry and Fulcher as a comic duo.

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Also see ''Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace'', most of whose cast have appeared on this show at one time or another, and ''TheMightyBoosh'', ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'', which also features Messrs. Berry and Fulcher as a comic duo.



-->'''Rich''': [as a [[{{The Mighty Boosh}} crimp]]] I haven't got a bean, but my shoes are clean!\\

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-->'''Rich''': [as a [[{{The Mighty Boosh}} [[Series/TheMightyBoosh crimp]]] I haven't got a bean, but my shoes are clean!\\


* NotQuiteStarring: Quite a few impersonations, including Creator/ChristopherLee as a porn star, DavidBowie (played by Alice Lowe of ''Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace''), UsefulNotes/CharlesManson, Jimi Hendrix, Elvis, David Beckham, and others.

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* NotQuiteStarring: Quite a few impersonations, including Creator/ChristopherLee as a porn star, DavidBowie Music/DavidBowie (played by Alice Lowe of ''Series/GarthMarenghisDarkplace''), UsefulNotes/CharlesManson, Jimi Hendrix, Elvis, David Beckham, and others.


* HeyItsThatGuy: The obvious example being [[TheMightyBoosh Bob Fossil and Dixon Bainbridge, almost straight outta the Boosh]].
** Also [[GarthMarenghisDarkplace Dr. Lucien Sanchez and, briefly, Thornton Reed]]. Dr. Liz Asher also turns up in the recording studio as David Bowie.


* HollywoodTourettes: In stereo!



* NotableOriginalMusic: The theme tune, "I'm A Rapper With A Baby", and the Rude Song (mentioned below under TourettesShitcockSyndrome)

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* NotableOriginalMusic: The theme tune, "I'm A Rapper With A Baby", and the Rude Song (mentioned below under TourettesShitcockSyndrome)HollywoodTourettes)



* TourettesShitcockSyndrome: In stereo!


* ShoutOut: Rich is given a birthday present by Ricky from {{the office}}."

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
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Rich is given a birthday present by Ricky "Ricky from {{the office}}."[[Series/TheOfficeUK the office]]."
** Matt's Victorian tour guide walks off the job after getting a call from his agent about a part in ''Theatre/StarlightExpress''.
** "The Diary Song" has Matt in zombie makeup pulling off some [[MichaelJacksonsThrillerParody Jacko-esque dance moves]].


The show was highly reliant on {{Running Gag}}s that, though hilarious, probably would have gotten old eventually were it not for BritishBrevity: the series was commissioned as a replacement for another show, ''Popetown'', axed because of backlash from Catholics; the BBC gave Berry and Fulcher complete creative freedom on the condition that it would (most likely) not be brought back after its original run of six episodes. It was not recommissioned.

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The show was highly reliant on {{Running Gag}}s that, though hilarious, probably would have gotten old eventually were it not for BritishBrevity: the series was commissioned as a replacement for another show, ''Popetown'', axed because of backlash from Catholics; the BBC gave Berry and Fulcher [[AuteurLicense complete creative freedom freedom]] on the condition that it would (most likely) not be brought back after its original run of six episodes. It was not recommissioned.

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