Rising Damp - The Complete TV Series (DVD)
Comic genius, Leonard Rossiter heads the cast of this enduringly popular comedy of lodgers versus their miserly landlord. With lecherous but lovable landlord, Rigsby obsessed with lovelorn spinster, Ruth Jones and her own affections tangled with African Prince, Philip and later the sophisticated, brylcreem-ed newcomer, Seymour, this hilarious comedy works its way out of the rising damp of requited love. Watch as the wallpaper develops a deeper shade of yellow and the dust layer gains another inch, from the first series through to the highly entertaining movie. Episodes include: All Our Yesterdays Charisma Black Magic Rooksby Night Cut Stand up and be Counted The Prowler The Cocktail Hour Fawcett's Python Suddenly at Home That's my Boy Stage Struck Clunk Click The Good Samaritans A Perfect Gentleman Last of the Big Spenders Things that go bump in the Night Pink Carnations Under the Influence Come on in the Waters Lovely Hello Young Lovers Fire and Brimstone Great Expectations Food Glorious Food A Body Like Mine Moonlight & Ross The Permissive Society For the Man who has Everything Also includes the movie Synopsis The Rising Damp - Series 1 To 4 Plus The Movie DVD box set contains the complete collection of the TV comedy, plus Rising Damp the movie. Rising Damp is a legendary 1970s comedy, in which Leonard Rossiter starred as Rigsby--the sneering, conniving landlord of a seedy boarding house. Rigsby's main mission in life is to chase female boarder Miss Jones (Frances de la Tour), while endlessly battling with his two male tenants, medical student Alan (Richard Beckinsale), and Philip (Don Warrington), scion of an African chief. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Running Time: 771 minutes
Region: Region 2
Release Date: 1 Sept. 2008