Loved the series when it was first shown on the BBC many years ago and am delighted to now own it so that I can watch it when I want. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Are You Being Served? He then goes to get a job at a pig farm while Elizabeth gets a job at 'Sunshine Desserts' (C.J. Both series were superb, but, in my humble opinion, the performance of the late, great, John Barron as 'CJ' edges it in favour of the 'Perrin' series. Wonderful series with Leonard Rossiter at his most creative. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 It is based on a series of novels written by David Nobbs. And, as I've said in the heading to this review, steals the show in my opinion. I didn't get where I am today without writing a review of Reginald Perrin. Reggie Perrin's new shop should be an absolute disaster but has he tapped into a lucrative vein? Please try again. Sold by Price Clock and ships from Amazon … 4.6 out of 5 stars 388 ratings. The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin: Complete Box Set [DVD] [1976] Leonard Rossiter (Actor), Pauline Yates (Actor) Rated: Suitable for 12 years and over Format: DVD. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. The DVDs were in Region 2 format, not playable in the US. It puts many of the modern comedies to shame. The second series continues directly from where the first series left off. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 11, 2020. Anarchic, silly at times & dark at times too. See other DVD options under “Other Formats & Versions”. He begins to have a … The Fall & … Directed by Kevin McMunigal. David Nobbs's Reginald Perrin: 'a stealth drama riding on the wheels of a sitcom' From mother-in-law gags to existential angst, The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin by the late David Nobbs … With Leonard Rossiter, Pauline Yates, John Barron, John Horsley. The revival stars Martin Clunes and was first broadcast on 24 April 2009. Reginald Iolanthe Perrin is a 46-year old sales executive for Sunshine Desserts,run by the … (The Complete Series). A few scenes that wouldn't be accepted by today's more woke viewers. I'm probably in the minority, but I think 'The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin' was better than 'Rising Damp'. It perfectly captured the … Discs are Region 2 encoded. After an unsatisfying spell on a pig farm, Reggie comes up with a whole new concept in shopping: a store where everything sold is guaranteed one hundred per cent useless. With Leonard Rossiter, Pauline Yates, John Barron, Sue Nicholls. Deadline: The Complete 39 Episode Series! Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Highly commended. It was produced from 1976 to 1979. Reggie Perrin is a modern update of the 1970s BBC sitcom The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, which starred Leonard Rossiter. Returning … Time has done nothing to diminish the outlandish humour of this show. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. The Fall And Rise of Reginald Perrin 1976 - The Complete Collection DVD Set of 3 Discs Released 2003 In this classic BBC comedy, Reginald Perrin (Leonard Rossiter), an executive at … Having faked his own death, Reggie Perrin (Leonard Rossiter) has adopted the new identity of Martin Wellbourne, his own long-lost friend from Brazil, and re-married his wife, Elizabeth (Pauline Yates). He names his new enterprise Grot, and surprises even himself with his success. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. 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