Pythonesque

Films that features at least one member of the Pythons as either an actor, writer or director
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1.
Doctor in Trouble (1970)
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Dr. Burke is in love with Ophelia but doesn't have time to propose to her as she leaves for a cruise to the Mediterranean... (90 mins.)
Director: Ralph Thomas
 
2.
And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)
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An anthology of the best sketches from the first and second seasons of Monty Python's Flying Circus. (88 mins.)
Director: Ian MacNaughton
 
3.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
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King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail, encountering many, very silly obstacles. (91 mins.)
 
4.
The Odd Job (1978)
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Arthur Harris is a happily married man who returns from his job to discover that his wife, Fiona, is leaving him... (87 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
 
5.
Life of Brian (1979)
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Brian is born on the original Christmas, in the stable next door. He spends his life being mistaken for a messiah. (94 mins.)
Director: Terry Jones
 
6.
Yellowbeard (1983)
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Yellowbeard, a pirate's pirate, is allowed to escape from prison to lead the authorities to his treasure... (96 mins.)
Director: Mel Damski
 
7.
The Meaning of Life (1983)
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The comedy team takes a look at life in all its stages in their own uniquely silly way. (107 mins.)
 
8.
Still Crazy Like a Fox (1987 TV Movie)
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Harrison Fox Snr (Jack Warden) and Harrison Fox Jnr (John Rubinstein) are two of San Francisco's most successful private eyes... (93 mins.)
Director: Paul Krasny
 
9.
The Dangerous Film Club (1987 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Walter Santucci
 
10.
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978 TV Movie)
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Charts the adventures of the prefab four, possibly the most famous band of all time. (76 mins.)
Director: Eric Idle, Gary Weis
 
11.
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
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An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits. (126 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
12.
Nuns on the Run (1990)
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Brian and Charlie (B & C) work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave", he sets them up to be killed... (89 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Lynn
 
13.
Splitting Heirs (1993)
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A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he... (87 mins.)
Director: Robert Young
 
14.
The Wind in the Willows (1995 TV Movie)
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When three tight friends Mole, Ratty, and Badger, find out that the infamous Mr. Toad of Toad Hall has been up to no good, they must find him and change his ways for good. (73 mins.)
Director: Dave Unwin
 
15.
Labyrinth (1986)
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A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. (101 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
 
16.
Personal Services (1987)
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The story of the rise of a madame of a suburban brothel catering to older men, inspired by the real experiences of Cynthia Payne. (105 mins.)
Director: Terry Jones
 
17.
Erik the Viking (1989)
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Erik the Viking and his men travel across the sea to find Valhalla to ask the gods to end the Age of Ragnarok. (107 mins.)
Director: Terry Jones
 
18.
Crusades (1995 Mini-Series)
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Terry Jones presents the history of the medieval religious wars in the middle-east known as the Crusades. (200 mins.)
 
19.
Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
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Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. (30 mins.)
 
20.
Privates on Parade (1983)
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The members of SADUSEA (Song And Dance Unit South East Asia) fall in and out of love while trying to dodge Malayan Communist bullets in the late 1940s... (107 mins.)
 
21.
Silverado (1985)
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A misfit bunch of friends come together to right the injustices which exist in a small town. (133 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Kasdan
 
22.
Clockwise (1986)
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An obsessively punctual comprehensive school headmaster sets out to give an important speech at the annual Headmasters' Conference. (96 mins.)
 
23.
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
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In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot. (108 mins.)
 
24.
Fierce Creatures (1997)
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Zookeepers struggle to deal with the policies of changing directors. (93 mins.)
 
25.
The Out-of-Towners (1999)
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The remake of the 1970 Neil Simon comedy follows the adventures of a couple, Henry and Nancy Clark, vexed by misfortune while in New York City for a job interview. (90 mins.)
Director: Sam Weisman
 
26.
The Frost Report (1966 TV Series)
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A comedy show written and staring various comedy pioneers including comedians who would go on to form the Two Ronnies and Monty Python. (30 mins.)
 
27.
Do Not Adjust Your Set (1967 TV Series)
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The Bonzo Dog Dooh Dah Band, an eccentric English group featuring Neil Innes was fronted by the late Vivian Stanshall. (50 mins.)
 
28.
Jabberwocky (1977)
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A young peasant, with no interest in adventure or fortune, is mistaken as the kingdom's only hope when a horrible monster threatens the countryside. (105 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
29.
Time Bandits (1981)
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A young boy accidentally joins a band of time travelling dwarves, as they jump from era to era looking for treasure to steal. (116 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
30.
Brazil (1985)
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A bureaucrat, in a retro-future world, tries to correct an administrative error, and becomes an enemy of the state. (132 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
31.
A Private Function (1984)
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In post-war Britain, food rationing continues, leading a married couple to become involved in the flourishing bacon black market. (92 mins.)
Director: Malcolm Mowbray
 
32.
The Fisher King (1991)
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A former radio DJ, suicidally despondent because of a terrible mistake he made, finds redemption in helping a deranged homeless man who was an unwitting victim of that mistake. (137 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
33.
Twelve Monkeys (1995)
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In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet. (129 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
34.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
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An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades. (118 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
35.
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970)
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Fresh-faced young Michael Rimmer worms his way into an opinion poll company and is soon running the place... (94 mins.)
 
36.
Mom and Dad Save the World (1992)
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Emperor Tod Spengo sees Marge Nelson and using a giant magnet, kidnaps her and her husband Dick, hoping... (88 mins.)
Director: Greg Beeman
 
37.
Ripping Yarns (1976 TV Series)
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Ripping Yarns is a collection of tales that make for 'ripping good' television. Michael Palin plays a different lead character in each yarn. (30 mins.)
Director: Terry Hughes
“ As suggested by Edward Schreiber · Multi-instrumentalist at SETESH ” - sheyenne
 
38.
Rutland Weekend Television (1975 TV Series)
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Low budget comedy sketch series purporting to show the programming of a low key regional television service... (30 mins.)
“ As suggested by Edward Schreiber · Multi-instrumentalist at SETESH ” - sheyenne
 
39.
David Frost Presents (1968 TV Series)
Episode: How to Irritate People (1969)
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In this mock-documentary, John Cleese narrates a series of sketches on irritation -- types and techniques...
“ As suggested by Edward Schreiber · Multi-instrumentalist at SETESH ” - sheyenne