Fawlty Towers: Series 1
Country of Origin:  United Kingdom
Production year: 1975
Director:
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: Disc ID: E95A-8C71-AB9F-F9DB
Running time: 3:00 (180 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak
Format: PAL, Color, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: October 19, 2009
Collection type: Owned (#776)
Status: Unavailable ... Currently on Loan
Purchase date: October 04, 2010
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
This Special Edition marks the 30th Anniversary of one of the greatest situation comedies British television has ever seen. Every episode of the BAFTA winning sitcom has been fantastically remastered and for the first time ever John Cleese provides audio commentaries on all 12 episodes.

1. A Touch of Class
2. The Builders
3. The Wedding Party
4. The Hotel Inspectors
5. Gourmet Night
6. The Germans
DVD Covers
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Misc.
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Genres
Comedy
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • BBC
Media Companies:
 • BBC DVD
 • 2 entertain Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Mono
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Audio Descriptive  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
Dutch
English
French
German
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Episodes 1-6
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Commentary
Crew
 1. A Touch of Class
Writing
John Cleese....Writer
Connie Booth....Writer
Production
John Howard Davies....Producer
Film Editing
Bill Harris....Film Editor
Music
Dennis Wilson....Composer
Sound
Mike Jones....Sound
Art
Mary Woods....Costume Designer
Cheryl Wright....Make-up Artist
Jean McMillan....Make-up Artist
Peter Kindred....Production Designer
 2. The Builders
Writing
John Cleese....Writer
Connie Booth....Writer
Production
John Howard Davies....Producer
Film Editing
Bob Rymer....Film Editor
Music
Dennis Wilson....Composer
Sound
John Howell....Sound
Art
Mary Woods....Costume Designer
Jean Speak....Make-up Artist
Peter Kindred....Production Designer
 3. The Wedding Party
Writing
John Cleese....Writer
Connie Booth....Writer
Production
John Howard Davies....Producer
Music
Dennis Wilson....Composer
Sound
John Howell....Sound
Art
Mary Woods....Costume Designer
Jean Speak....Make-up Artist
Peter Kindred....Production Designer
 4. The Hotel Inspectors
Writing
John Cleese....Writer
Connie Booth....Writer
Production
John Howard Davies....Producer
Music
Dennis Wilson....Composer
Sound
John Howell....Sound
Art
Mary Woods....Costume Designer
Jean Speak....Make-up Artist
Peter Kindred....Production Designer
 5. Gourmet Night
Writing
John Cleese....Writer
Connie Booth....Writer
Production
John Howard Davies....Producer
Film Editing
Bob Rymer....Film Editor
Music
Dennis Wilson....Composer
Sound
John Howell....Sound
Art
Mary Woods....Costume Designer
Jean Speak....Make-up Artist
Peter Kindred....Production Designer
 6. The Germans
Writing
John Cleese....Writer
Connie Booth....Writer
Production
John Howard Davies....Producer
Film Editing
Bob Rymer....Film Editor
Music
Dennis Wilson....Composer
Sound
John Howell....Sound
Art
Mary Woods....Costume Designer
Jean Speak....Make-up Artist
Peter Pegrum....Visual Effects
Ken Bomphray....Visual Effects
Peter Kindred....Production Designer
Cast
 1. A Touch of Class
John Cleese....Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales....Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs....Manuel
Connie Booth....Polly
Michael Gwynn....Lord Melbury
Robin Ellis....Danny Brown
Ballard Berkeley....Major Gowen
Martin Wyldeck....Sir Richard Morris
David Simeon....Mr. Mackenzie
Terence Conoley....Mr. Wareing
Lionel Wheeler....Mr. Watson
 2. The Builders
John Cleese....Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales....Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs....Manuel
Connie Booth....Polly
Ballard Berkeley....Major Gowan
David Kelly....O'Reilly
Gilly Flower....Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts....Miss Gatsby
James Appleby....Stubbs
George Lee....Delivery Man
Michael Cronin....Lurphy
Michael Halsey....Jones
Barney Dorman....Kerr
 3. The Wedding Party
John Cleese....Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales....Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs....Manuel
Connie Booth....Polly
Ballard Berkeley....Major Gowen
Yvonne Gilan....Mrs. Peignoir
Conrad Phillips....Mr. Lloyd
Diana King....Mrs. Lloyd
Trevor Adams....Alan
April Walker....Jean
Gilly Flower....Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts....Miss Gatsby
Jay Neill....Bar Guest
 4. The Hotel Inspectors
John Cleese....Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales....Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs....Manuel
Connie Booth....Polly
Bernard Cribbins....Mr. Hutchinson
James Cossins....Mr. Walt
Ballard Berkeley....Major Gowen
Gilly Flower....Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts....Miss Gatsby
Geoffrey Morris....John
Peter Brett....Brian
 5. Gourmet Night
John Cleese....Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales....Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs....Manuel
Connie Booth....Polly
André Maranne....André
Steve Plytas....Kurt
Allan Cuthbertson....Colonel Hall
Ann Way....Mrs. Hall
Richard Caldicot....Mr. Twitchen
Betty Huntley-Wright....Mrs. Twitchen
Ballard Berkeley....Major Gowen
Gilly Flower....Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts....Miss Gatsby
Jeffrey Segal....Mr. Heath
Elizabeth Benson....Mrs. Heath
Tony Page....Master Heath
 6. The Germans
John Cleese....Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales....Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs....Manuel
Connie Booth....Polly
Ballard Berkeley....Major Gowen
Claire Davenport....Mrs. Wilson
Gilly Flower....Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts....Miss Gatsby
Brenda Cowling....Sister
Louis Mahoney....Doctor
John Lawrence....Mr. Sharp
Iris Fry....Mrs. Sharp
German Guests
Willy Bowman
Nick Kane
Lisa Bergmayr
Dan Gillan