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Comedy Drama 
Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2015 - 20183 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Philo Hoopla AcornTV 

A recently widowed father, quits his job as a popular 800 word columnist for a top selling Sydney newspaper. Over the internet he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside town. He then has to break the news to his two teenage kids who just lost their mum, and now face an even more uncertain future. But the colourful and inquisitive locals ensure his dream of a fresh start does not go to plan.800 Words featuring Erik Thomson and Melina Vidler has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Philo, streaming with subscription on Hoopla, streaming on AcornTV, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama show with 40 episodes over 3 seasons. 800 Words is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (1,640 votes).

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Erik Thomson

George Turner

All Seasons of 800 Words

Season 1
8 Episodes | AcornTV, Hoopla, & Rent or Buy

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40 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Philo, Hoopla & AcornTV).

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40 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#3,256 Ranked TV Show

#56 Ranked in TV on AcornTV

#138 Ranked in TV on Philo

#457 Ranked in Family TV

800 Words has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (1,640 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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