Alexander Armstrong's Real Ripping Yarns
Alexander Armstrong explores the literature that inspired Michael Palin and Terry Jones's classic comedy anthology series, Ripping Yarns
- BBC Four
- Alexander Armstrong, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Matthew Grenby, Dennis Butts, Kim Reynolds, Peter Wothers, Honor Beddard and others
- Mary Crisp
- Mary Crisp, Tara Duffy and Mark Freeland
Featuring clips from Ripping Yarns, archive and interviews with experts, modern-day adventurers and Palin and Jones's own memories.
In this affectionate and entertaining film Armstrong celebrates a long-lost slice of Britishness.