Ripping Yarns

Ripping Yarns

1977 - 1979, Comedy
Comedy series of parodies made from pre-war stories and different aspects of British culture.

Episode Guide

  • Ripping Yarns - Roger of the Raj (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Roger of the Raj

    Wealthy Roger grows up a bit in World War I India.

  • Ripping Yarns - Golden Gordon (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Golden Gordon

    Gordon's favorite football team hasn't won a game in six years.

  • Ripping Yarns - Whinfrey's Last Case (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Whinfrey's Last Case

    War hero Gerald Whinfrey reluctantly accepts an assignment.

  • Ripping Yarns - The Curse of the Claw (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Curse of the Claw

    Sir Kevin Orr leads a lonely, fearful life at Maidenhead.

  • Ripping Yarns - Across the Andes by Frog (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Across the Andes by Frog

    Capt. Snetterton invades the Andes with a battalion of frogs.

  • Ripping Yarns - Murder at Moorstones Manor (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Murder at Moorstones Manor

    The dull-witted Chiddingfold family assembles for a party.

  • Ripping Yarns - Escape From Stalag Luft 112B (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Escape From Stalag Luft 112B

    Maj. Phipps plans to escape from a German prison camp.

  • Ripping Yarns - The Testing of Eric Olthwaite (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Testing of Eric Olthwaite

    Dull Eric lacks the intelligence to decide upon a career.

  • Ripping Yarns - Tomkinson's Schooldays (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Tomkinson's Schooldays

    Tomkinson's luck improves when he is appointed school bully.