MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 11,731 this week

Viva Blackpool (2006)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Drama  |  10 June 2006 (UK)
6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 117 users  
Reviews: write review

Ripley returns from Las Vegas with some big ideas in the form of a chain of wedding chapels and along the way gets roped into trying to steal the World Cup.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 250 titles
created 25 Feb 2011
 
a list of 115 titles
created 24 Oct 2011
 
a list of 129 titles
created 24 Apr 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Viva Blackpool" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Viva Blackpool (TV Movie 2006)

Viva Blackpool (TV Movie 2006) on IMDb 6.8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Viva Blackpool.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Blackpool (TV Series 2004)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Soon after local entrepreneur Ripley Holden (Morrissey) opens his arcade in his beloved home town of Blackpool, a murder investigation makes tears at the fabric of his personal and professional lives.

Stars: David Morrissey, Sarah Parish, Thomas Morrison
Viva Laughlin (TV Series 2007)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Small-time casino owner, Ripley Holden, dreams of opening up a snazzy resort on the Laughlin Strip. Based on the BBC murder-mystery-musical series, "Blackpool."

Stars: Sebastian Tillinger, Carter Jenkins, Jenny Mollen
Learners (TV Movie 2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Bev is a downtrodden housewife who's failed her driving test eight times, having only been instructed by her impatient husband Ian. After registering with a driving school, she develops a crush on her instructor, Chris.

Director: Francesca Joseph
Stars: Jessica Hynes, Shaun Dingwall, Richard Glover
The Deal (TV Movie 2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Follows the rise to power of Tony Blair, and his friendship and rivalry with his contemporary, Gordon Brown.

Director: Stephen Frears
Stars: David Morrissey, Matt Blair, Michael Sheen
Bonekickers (TV Series 2008)
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

English archaeology professor 'Dolly' Parton's team handles high-profile (notably relic) finds. Often those prove relevant in the present, as such and/or as symbol for a cause. So the team ... See full summary »

Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Julie Graham, Adrian Lester
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

DI Tom Thorne's only key to a catching a serial killer is a survivor unable to move or communicate.

Director: Stephen Hopkins
Stars: Lorraine Ashbourne, Brana Bajic, Trinity Barden
Legless (TV Movie 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A Drama examining how licensing laws and binge drinking affects the lives of the citizens in an unspecified town centre.

Director: Matt Greenhalgh
Stars: Chris Coghill, Robert Glenister, Oliver Lee
Walk Away and I Stumble (TV Movie 2005)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Andy Spader has been happily married for 13 years, with two teenage children, when he meets a younger woman, Claire Holmes, after going to investigate a break-in at her travel agency shop. ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Hurran
Stars: Tamzin Outhwaite, Julie Graham, Mark Strong
Born Equal (TV Movie 2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Four characters living in one neighborhood in London - all living dramatically different lives, all of them on the edge - see their stories unfold.

Director: Dominic Savage
Stars: Robert Carlyle, Colin Firth, Peter O'Connor
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Dearbhla Walsh
Stars: Dean Lennox Kelly, Andy Darbyshire, Lesley Nicol
Act of God II (2009)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An unhinged man metes out his own form of justice when a surgeon chooses another girl over his girlfriend for a lifesaving heart transplant.

Directors: Sean Faughnan, Ezna Sands, and 1 more credit »
Stars: David Suchet, Max Brown, Jenny Agutter
Fallout (TV Movie 2008)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two detectives, one black and one white, investigate the murder of a studious black teenager. Adapted by the playwright from his 2002 play.

Director: Ian Rickson
Stars: Lanre Malaolu, Hugh Wilkinson, Aml Ameen
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
...
Mrs. Berry
...
Tommy Vesty
...
Kitty De-Luxe
...
Vibe
...
Steve Pollard
...
...
Billy Pope
...
Pretty Young Woman
Bailey-Mai Mosely ...
Freya
Jim Whelan ...
Jacqueline Pilton ...
Ruth
Eddie Large ...
Eddie
Hayley Carmichael ...
D.S. Coogan
...
Buttons
Edit

Storyline

Ripley returns from Las Vegas with some big ideas in the form of a chain of wedding chapels and along the way gets roped into trying to steal the World Cup.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Musical

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 June 2006 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Both Sarah Parish and David Tennant (who appeared in the original Blackpool (2004) series) were due to make cameo appearances in a dream sequence but had to pull out due to work on other projects. See more »

Connections

Remade as Viva Laughlin (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

I Only Want to Be With You
Written by Mike Hawker and Ivor Raymonde
Performed by Dusty Springfield
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Will this be or has this been shown on Australian TV glenn_brian
How good is this compared to the first one? kwalli1
dvd adamsplace1981
Awesome program captain_beyond
Did anyone else miss the end? kayrice
Discuss Viva Blackpool (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?