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Five Reason Why Red Dwarf is My Favorite

Updated on August 28, 2016

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Five Reason Why Red Dwarf is my Favorite. Red Dwarf is a British sitcom, it is totally wacky and strikes me a one of the funniest TV shows I have ever seen. It takes a bit of watching to develop a taste for the kind of humor the characters project. There are only a few main character, but each is unique and their interactions with one another make it worth watching.

The premise of the show is that the crew of Red Dwarf is somewhere in deep space over 3 million years from Earth. The ship is an old worn mining ship and the crew members are the last living humans in existence. Their travel in space finds them with a new dilemma to be worked out in each episode. They encounter mutant space viruses and diseases, come across new life forms solving these problems with far fetched improbable schemes. Once you get into the series and develop an understanding of the characters and appreciate their situation, it becomes addicting and leaves the viewer with the desire to see more.

Photo taken of my TV set picture Dave Lister, Cat, Kryten, and Arthur Rimmer.

Collectibles from the series

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Five Reason to like the Series

The Series - A British Science Fiction Sitcom Like no Other!

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David Lister chicken soup repairman who survived a radiation leak on the ship while doing repairs to the vending machine on the ship. He was held in suspended animation for 3 million years, while the ship traveled into deep space. Being the last human alive he is home sick, and wants to go back to Earth get married and live on a farm, on the island of Fiji. Lister Is a totally adorable character and is the only living human.

These are the 5 Reason to Watch Red Dwarf

1.When you've had a long hard day it will give you a good laugh and put a smile on your face.

2.It makes you feel happy while you watch it.

3..It has easy to understand the story and the humor.

4.It is a good escape from reality.

5.You'll enjoy the new words the characters make up and understand there meaning the minute you hear them.

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Arnold Rimmer a deceased crew leader, interacts with the team as a hologram. Holograms have an H tatooed on the forehead

Arnold Rimmer a deceased crew leader, interacts with the team as a hologram. Holograms have an H tatooed on the forehead
Arnold Rimmer a deceased crew leader, interacts with the team as a hologram. Holograms have an H tatooed on the forehead

Kryten a mechanoid recused from "Novas" where he served a dead crew for 1 milion years.

Kryten a mechanoid recused from "Novas" where he served a dead crew for 1 milion years.
Kryten a mechanoid recused from "Novas" where he served a dead crew for 1 milion years.

Five Best Reasons to Make Red Dwarf Your Favorite

The five best reasons to like Red Dwarf are:

1. Lister

2. RImmer

3. Kryten

4. Cat

5. Holly

These characters are the best .part of the series. Watch the antics and experience the joy of British SItcom, you'll wonder way you never watched it before. Crazy stunts, hilarious banter, outrageous situations, and the perfect mix of characters in a Science Fiction Series that is out of this world.

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Cat, Lister's smuggled cat turned humanoid, well dressed and extremely self-centered.

Cat, Lister's smuggled cat turned humanoid, well dressed and extremely self-centered.
Cat, Lister's smuggled cat turned humanoid, well dressed and extremely self-centered.

Holly the ships computer with an IQ of 6000, suffering from "computer senility" after being left alone for 3 million years.

Holly the ships computer with an IQ of 6000, suffering from "computer senility" after being left alone for 3 million years.
Holly the ships computer with an IQ of 6000, suffering from "computer senility" after being left alone for 3 million years.

The 10th Season

The boys look a bit older, but still as hilarious as ever.

Still the Same Hilarious Crew - Laugh until your sides ache!

The Red Dwarf Series began in 1988-2009, after taking a short hiatus the group filmed season 10 in 2012. The new episode are every bit as funny as the previous season. The cast may have gotten a little older, but the comedy is spot on with antic to make you smile. You are guaranteed a smile.

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Cat in another one of his fashionable outfits.

Cat in another one of his fashionable outfits.
Cat in another one of his fashionable outfits.

Blue Alert

Kryen programed to follow protocal no matter what the outcome will be.

Kryen programed to follow protocal no matter what the outcome will be.
Kryen programed to follow protocal no matter what the outcome will be.

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    • theserpentisris profile image

      theserpentisris 4 years ago

      I will tell you the only problem I have ever had with this show is that Lister has his appendix removed twice - without any explanation as to how he got it back. I think the first time it was mentioned was in "Thanks for the Memories" and then again in "Legion"

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      Erin Mellor 4 years ago from Europe

      I'll often use the phrase "Smoke me a kipper, I'll be back for breakfast" when heading out to a difficult or unpleasant task. It's a great show.

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      mattywh 4 years ago

      I love Red Dwarf. Do you like keeping up appearances?

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      CaztyBon 4 years ago

      I've never heard of Red Dwarf. I've watched and liked other British series.

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      reasonablerobby 4 years ago

      I love this programme

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      Katie Hazel 4 years ago

      Red Dwarf is one of my favorite shows as well! I often watch it before bed, lol although I think it keeps me up more than anything. My favorite episode was when Rimmer got that computer virus and was wearing a dress and had a sock puppet. SO funny!

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      June Parker 4 years ago from New York

      I never heard of the show before. I watched a couple of the YouTube videos and they are pretty funny. I will have to look for them on Netflix.

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      Two Crafty Paws 4 years ago

      I watched the show as a kid and loved it. I didn't quite get all of the humor back then, a silly example I didn't know why Cat made that funny face at the end of the "Nodnol" episode - when I watched is as an adult I almost died of laughter (poor Cat though). Brilliant series.

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      KimGiancaterino 4 years ago

      I had the first season on VHS, and watched it over and over. I'll have to try some of the later seasons. Definitely wacky and funny!

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      junkcat 4 years ago

      Sound like something I could watch on Netflick next time, Thanks always looking for something new to watch.