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YMMV / Police, Camera, Action!

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  • Growing the Beard: From the 1995 series onwards it was seen as getting significantly better.
  • Periphery Demographic: Watched by all ages, a la Doctor Who, despite intended audience being for adults.
  • Some Anvils Need to Be Dropped: Some website and discussion sites were describing this show as "anvilicious" fairly recently about the episodes Safety Last (1995 episode), Tales of the Unexpected and Rust Buckets.
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  • They Wasted a Perfectly Good Plot: The 1997 Extra-Long Episode Don't Look Back In Anger was billed as being about the history of policing and police cars through the ages, but it fell into becoming a Clip Show episode, which didn't please all of the audience. OK, so it's a documentary, but people felt it didn't live up to the billing in TV guides of the time, November 1997!

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