The Story of Bean (1997)

TV Special  -   -  Documentary | Comedy
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 123 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

The story behind "the funny little wiggly man".

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 309 titles
created 11 Dec 2011
 
a list of 2547 titles
created 14 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1199 titles
created 10 Mar 2012
 
a list of 885 titles
created 29 May 2012
 
a list of 2049 titles
created 08 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "The Story of Bean" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Story of Bean (1997– )

The Story of Bean (1997– ) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Story of Bean.
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself / Mr. Bean
...
Himself - Director of "Bean: The Movie"
...
Himself
...
Himself
Ben Elton ...
Himself
...
Himself
Canon Grove ...
Himself
Helen Atkinson-Wood ...
Herself (as Helen Atkinson Wood)
...
Himself
John Lloyd ...
Himself
Howard Goodall ...
Himself - Composer
Angus Deayton ...
Himself
John Birkin ...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andy Bradford ...
Mr. Bean in mailbag (from "Hair By Mr. Bean Of London") (archive footage)
Robin Driscoll ...
Various Characters in Mr. Bean TV Series (archive footage)
Edit

Storyline

A little documentary which simply chronicles the story behind the television series "Mr. Bean" (1989) and the film Bean (1997), released that year. It tells the story of Rowan Atkinson and shows clips of him as a child, as well as shows skits from "Not the Nine O'Clock News" (1979) and "Black Adder, The" (1983) and, of course, sketches from the Mr. Bean series and clips from the film. Written by Bloggers!

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 July 1997 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

The Story of Bean  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features Mr. Bean (1990) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not quite as informative as I had wanted, but it's a great look at Rowan's career.
13 June 2010 | by See all my reviews

Perhaps i'm being a bit over-picky but there was a few times where I wanted more background of the character of Mr. Bean. Seeing Rowan's childhood, his early comedic stuff was great, no doubt about that but I really wanted more about Bean sometimes. That being said Rowan gives us a great insightful look on how the Bean character started, and even gives us some cool little behind the scenes of the filming of some of the episodes|Hair by Mr. Bean of London| was especially cool. I enjoyed most of the interviews from Rowan's colleagues and it gave us some great detail of his earlier career too. Rowan seems like a very quiet, yet humble man who has not let his success get to his head.

Bottom line. Bean and Rowan fans will love this like I did for the most part, now let's get an up to date one!.

9/10


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Story of Bean (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?