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Directed by:
Mel Smith

Starring Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, Pamela Reed, Harris Yulin, Burt Reynolds and Larry Drake, "Bean" (also known as "Mr. Bean - L'ultima catastrofe", "Bean - Der ultimative Katastrophenfilm", "Dr. Bean") is a Comedy film directed by Mel Smith, released on October 17 of 1997 in the USA.

One Man. One Masterpiece. One Very Big Mistake.

Who is the director of "Bean":

Bean was directed by Mel Smith, an English actor, director, producer, and writer.

Before directing Bean, Mel Smith had directed Radioland Murders, released in 1994, The Tall Guy (1989). Since, he directed High Heels and Low Lifes, released in 2001, Blackball (2003).

When was "Bean" released:

Bean was initally released in the United States on Friday, October 17, 1997. Also released on this day were Breaking Up (dir. Robert Greenwald) and Best Men (dir. Tamra Davis). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, August 01, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Friday, October 24, 1997 in Canada; Wednesday, October 29, 1997 in France; Thursday, August 28, 1997 in Germany; Friday, July 18, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, July 03, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, March 21, 1998 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Bean":

At the casting of Bean we find Rowan Atkinson, previously seen in The Lion King (1994) and Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994); Peter MacNicol (Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995), Radioland Murders (1994)); Pamela Reed (Junior (1994), Bob Roberts (1992)) [ more... ]

  • Burt Reynolds and Peter MacNicol also worked together in Heat, released in 1986.
  • Andrew Lawrence and Peter MacNicol can also be seen in Recess: School's Out, released in 2001.
  • Harris Yulin and Peter MacNicol also appeared in Ghostbusters II, released in 1989.
  • Peter MacNicol and Chris Ellis can be seen in Addams Family Values, released in 1993.

What is the Storyline of "Bean":

Mr. Bean, a hopeless guard at the Royal National Gallery in London, is sent by his employers (who wish to get rid of him) to America to oversee the transfer of Whistler's Mother to a Los Angeles art gallery. His visit has been engineered by Los Angeles curator David Langley (Peter MacNicol), who, impressed by the National Gallery's fabricated praise of "Dr. Bean", decides to board him in his home. Bean arrives, following police detainment at the airport for the first time due to pretending to have a [...]

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