Whoops Apocalypse (1982): S01E03 – How to Get Rid of It


Introduction

Whoops Apocalypse is a six-part 1982 television sitcom by Andrew Marshall and David Renwick, made by London Weekend Television for ITV.

Marshall and Renwick later reworked the concept as a 1986 film of the same name from ITC Entertainment, with almost completely different characters and plot, although one or two of the original actors returned in different roles.

Outline

The aged members of the Russian Politburo meet in the Kremlin and decide that as all-American defence arrangements for Britain have been curtailed, Britain can conveniently be annexed into the Soviet Bloc.

Whoops Apocalypse Series

You can find a full index and overview of Whoops Apocalypse here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 28 March 1982.
  • Running time: 30 minutes (per episode).
  • Rating: 15.
  • Country: UK.
  • Language: English.

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