All four series' of the hugely popular 70s sitcom in which lecherous but lovable landlord, Rupert Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter), comes together with an eclectic group of lodgers. Series 1 episodes comprise: 'The Lodgers', 'Black Magic', 'A Night Out', 'Charisma', 'All Our Yesterdays', 'The Prowler' and 'Stand Up and Be Counted'. Series 2 episodes comprise: 'Permissive Society', 'Food Glorious Food', 'A Body Like Mine', 'Moonlight and Roses', 'The Perfect Gentlemen', 'The Last of the Big Spenders' and 'Things That Go Bump in the Night'. Series 3 episodes comprise: 'That's My Boy', 'Stage Struck', 'Clunk Click', 'The Good Samaritan', 'Fawcett's Python', 'The Cocktail Hour' and 'Suddenly at Home'. Series 4 episodes comprise: 'Hello Young Lovers', 'Fire and Brimstone', 'Great Expectations', 'Pink Carnations', 'Under the Influence' and 'Come On In the Water's Lovely'. Also included is 'Rising Damp - The Movie' (1980).
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.