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The Best of The Billy T James Collection

Television (Full Length) – 1992

PG
Parental Guidance
A cow cocky nearly died of exposure from standing in the middle of his paddock for 18 hours. The man said he was trying to win the Nobel Peace Prize by being out standing in his field.
– Billy T reads Te News
In the 1980s tape and storage was expensive, so TV stations simply taped over everything after transmission. The most surprising thing was how little is left of Billy's original shows. Of the first three series only a few episodes remain...
– Toby Parkinson, co-producer of Billy T: Te Movie, in Onfilm, August 2011, page 10

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