The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin - The Complete Series

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Overview

Disillusioned by his unrewarding career at Sunshine Desserts, his marriage, and two "less than satisfactory" children, Reginald Perrin (Leonard Rossiter) has a mid-life crisis and fakes his own death. He hilariously attempts to "start over," but every time he breaks free, life comes full circle and the eccentric Reggie winds up exactly where he started. Adapted by David Nobbs from his darkly-comedic novels, this is the complete BBC series (1976-9) of 21 episodes on four discs, plus the bonus features "The Very ...
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Overview

Disillusioned by his unrewarding career at Sunshine Desserts, his marriage, and two "less than satisfactory" children, Reginald Perrin (Leonard Rossiter) has a mid-life crisis and fakes his own death. He hilariously attempts to "start over," but every time he breaks free, life comes full circle and the eccentric Reggie winds up exactly where he started. Adapted by David Nobbs from his darkly-comedic novels, this is the complete BBC series (1976-9) of 21 episodes on four discs, plus the bonus features "The Very Best of leonard Rossiter," and the "Reginald Perrin Christmas Special Sketch" from 1982.
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Special Features

"The Very Best of Leonard Rossiter"; The ultimate film review of Leonard Rossiter, including unforgettable highlights, archive interviews with Leonard and first-hand reflections from four of his Reginald Perrin co-stars; ; "Reginald Perrin Christmas Special Sketch" - The long-lost sketch, which reunited the cast three years after the completion of the series, was originally broadcast as part of BBC's 1982 "The Funny Side of Christmas" special
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/5/2009
  • UPC: 741952666790
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  • Source: Koch Vision
  • Presentation: Subtitled / Pan & Scan
  • Time: 10:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 22,926

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Leonard Rossiter Reggie
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin
1. Episode 1 [:38]
1. Episode 2 [6:19]
1. Episode 3 [8:10]
1. Episode 4 [8:58]
5. Episode 5 [3:55]
1. Episode 6 [:56]
1. Episode 7 [:00]
Disc #2 -- The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin: Season II
1. Episode 8 [:37]
1. Episode 9 [6:17]
1. Episode 10 [7:55]
1. Episode 11 [7:52]
1. Episode 12 [4:48]
1. Episode 13 [:48]
1. Episode 14 [:00]
Disc #3 -- The Fall and Rise Reginald Perrin: Season III
1. Episode 15 [:43]
1. Episode 16 [6:17]
1. Episode 17 [7:32]
1. Episode 18 [7:29]
1. Episode 19 [3:54]
1. Episode 20 [:42]
1. Episode 21 [:00]
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Disc #4 -- Fall and Rise Of Reginald Perrin: Bonus Features
   Reginald Perrin: The Funny Side Of Christmas
   The Very Best of Leonard Rossiter
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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    Englishman bored with life takes life..........

    Reginald Perrin is bored with his job, life, wife, mother -in -law(the hippo). Spends time daydreaming about what his life should be like and then sets out to change everything including his death by drowning....Typical dry English humor.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A Little Disappointing

    Does not come close to matching Rising Damp.

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    Posted July 25, 2009

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    Posted October 26, 2009

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