The Story of Bean (1997)

TV Special  |   |  Documentary, Comedy
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 137 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 219 titles
created 11 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1312 titles
created 10 Mar 2012
 
a list of 920 titles
created 29 May 2012
 
k
a list of 32 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 
a list of 139 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Story of Bean (1997– )

The Story of Bean (1997– ) on IMDb 7.3/10

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.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A group of camp counselors is stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp which, years before, was the site of a child's drowning.

Director: Sean S. Cunningham
Stars: Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Jeannine Taylor
Mr Bean: The Bus Stop (Video 1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Mr. Bean tries to get first in line at the bus-stop.

Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Robin Driscoll, Matilda Ziegler
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Director: John Howard Davies
Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Rudolph Walker, Paul Brooke
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Matilda Ziegler
Unseen Bean (Video 1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

That incorigable Mr. Bean is back! First, he's attending an open house day at school where he raises an uproar in art class, and wreaks havoc on the science lab. Next, Mr. Bean ... See full summary »

Director: John Birkin
Stars: Rowan Atkinson
Mr Bean: The Library (Video 1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Mr. Bean visits a rare book library (possibly the British Library), where he reads a rare tome that must be handled with gloves. Soon after he uses a pencil and a crayon to copy a page of ... See full summary »

Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Paul Brooke, Rex Doyle
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself / Mr. Bean
...
Himself - Director of "Bean: The Movie"
...
Himself
...
Himself
Ben Elton ...
Himself
...
Himself
Canon Grove ...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself
John Lloyd ...
Himself
Howard Goodall ...
Himself - Composer
Angus Deayton ...
Himself
John Birkin ...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andy Bradford ...
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:

Berättelsen om Mr. 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 Blackadder Goes Forth (1989) 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:
?