FILM : Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The
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Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The 1970 Peter Cook, Denholm Elliott, Ronald Fraser, Vanessa Howard, Arthur Lowe, Harold Pinter, James Cossins, Dudley Foster, Dennis Price, John Cleese, Diana Coupland, Ronnie Corbett West Sussex, London, Surrey
Director : Kevin Billington   Production Company : Warner Brothers/Seven Arts  Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z

Mysterious Michael Rimmer appears at a small, ailing advertising agency and quickly begins to assert authority. After acquiring control of the business from the incompetent boss he moves onwards and up the political ladder to become Prime Minister.

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Peter Cook - The Rise And Rise Of Michael Rimmer [2006] [DVD]

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Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - Crodder (James Cossins) carrying out an opinion poll for Fairburn Polls in an unidentified street.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr001. Crodder (James Cossins) carrying out an opinion poll for Fairburn Polls in an unidentified street.

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - Pumer (John Cleese) asks a driver questions in an unknown location.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr002. Pumer (John Cleese) asks a driver questions in an unknown location.

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - A rival Interviewer (Ronnie Corbett) prepares to ask questions in Nuneaton, actually this is the now redeveloped shopping centre in Walton on Thames, Surrey.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr003. A rival Interviewer (Ronnie Corbett) prepares to ask questions in Nuneaton, actually this is the now redeveloped shopping centre in Walton on Thames, Surrey.

rrmr003n. The Heart shopping centre now. Looking towards Hepworth Way, named after Cecil Hepworth, whose studio originally occupied this site. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 20-10-2015)

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - The poll takers from Fairburn arrive in Nuneaton.  Walton on Thames.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr004. The poll takers from Fairburn arrive in Nuneaton. Walton on Thames.

rrmr004n. The entrance to The Heart shopping centre, looking towards New Zealand Avenue. The white building is the now demolished town hall which was seen in a Monty Python sketch. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 20-10-2015)

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - Walton on Thames shopping centre. Designed by R. Seifert & Partners and opened in 1965.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr005. Walton on Thames shopping centre. Designed by R. Seifert & Partners and opened in 1965.

rrmr005n. The redesigned shopping centre, opened as The Heart in 2006. The original version was also seen in 'Psychomania'. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 20-10-2015)

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - An interview takes place in front of The Dukes Head public house in Hepworth Way, Walton on Thames.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr006. An interview takes place in front of The Dukes Head public house in Hepworth Way, Walton on Thames.

rrmr006n. The Dukes Head in 2001. The pub was closed in 2005 and has since disappeared due to redevelopment. Picture copyright Walton-on-thames.org
(Modern Photo Added: 24-04-2012)

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - Michael Rimmer (Peter Cook) is interviewed by Steven Hench (Harold Pinter) high above London.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr007. Michael Rimmer (Peter Cook) is interviewed by Steven Hench (Harold Pinter) high above London.

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - Outside London Zoo on Outer Circle, Regent's Park, London NW1
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr008. Outside London Zoo on Outer Circle, Regent's Park, London NW1

rrmr008n. The same entrance now, captured by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 23-06-2015)

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - London Zoo's Mappin Pavilion, seen from 'Goat Mountain'.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr009. London Zoo's Mappin Pavilion, seen from 'Goat Mountain'.

rrmr009n. Peter found many alterations at the zoo but this is one location that remains relatively unchanged.
(Modern Photo Added: 23-06-2015)

Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The - Rimmer makes plans with Peter Niss (Denholm Elliott) and Tom Hutchinson (Ronald Fraser) in Brighton.
Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, The

rrmr010. Rimmer makes plans with Peter Niss (Denholm Elliott) and Tom Hutchinson (Ronald Fraser) in Brighton.

rrmr010n. Only pretending to be Brighton. This is Worthing. The pier has also impersonated Brighton's West Pier in 'Cor Blimey'. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 25-06-2015)

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