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The US edition as read by Stephen Fry

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 21-12-2018

Edits and certain words suggest this is a US edition. Fry's reading is impeccable although he gives Ford and Zaphod transatlantic accents and makes Eddie the shipboard computer quite camp. Might be jarring if you are used to rhe voices from the original radio show. Still shows Fry performing beautifully a great work by an old friend.

Classic Milton Jones

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 28-06-2018

Great to hear some of Milton Jones' first few series. The whole lot is a delight of terrible puns, mini sketches, running gags and the loosest of plots, tied together with the constant threat of Milton perishing (spoiler: he doesn't). Also a good chance to hear some cracking UK comedians in supporting roles: Mel Hudson, Dave Lamb, Olivia Colman, Alexander Armstrong and more. The only things missing are jokes relying on snippets of pop music, cut presumably because the rights to the music would be too expensive.