The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
Peter Cook, Denholm Elliott, Ronald Fraser, Arthur Lowe, Vanessa Howard / Fiction / English
What gets you further: the personality of your politics, or the politics of your personality?
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Peter Cook’s mischievous performance fuels this uproarious satire, scripted by members of Monty Python, no less. Armed with little more than a clipboard and a whole lot of chutzpah, the mysterious Michael Rimmer sets on his ascent to prominence, ultimately bluffing his way into 10 Downing Street. A riotous reminder of the power of satire, and one that looks less far-fetched with every passing election.
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