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1. Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

PG | 91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

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90 Metascore

King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail, encountering many, very silly obstacles.

Directors: Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam

Votes: 391,469 | Gross: $1.23M

2. Life of Brian (1979)

R | 94 min | Comedy

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75 Metascore

Brian is born on the original Christmas, in the stable next door. He spends his life being mistaken for a messiah.

Director: Terry Jones | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam

Votes: 279,472 | Gross: $0.65M

3. The Meaning of Life (1983)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

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The comedy team takes a look at life in all its stages in their own uniquely silly way.

Directors: Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam | Stars: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Votes: 88,631

4. Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969–1974)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

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The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe.

Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 46,513

5. And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)

PG | 88 min | Animation, Comedy

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An anthology of Monty Python's best sketches from their 1st & 2nd seasons of their original TV show.

Director: Ian MacNaughton | Stars: John Cleese, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, Terry Gilliam

Votes: 24,239

6. A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman (2012)

R | 85 min | Animation, Comedy

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45 Metascore

An animated, factually incorrect biography of Graham Arthur Chapman, one of the founding members of the comedy group Monty Python.

Directors: Bill Jones, Jeff Simpson, Ben Timlett | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Jones, Michael Palin

Votes: 1,292 | Gross: $0.01M

7. Monty Python Live (Mostly) (2014)

162 min | Comedy

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The reunion of the Monty Python team on stage for the first time in over 30 years, and for the last time ever.

Directors: Eric Idle, Aubrey Powell | Stars: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Votes: 1,477

8. Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (1982)

R | 77 min | Documentary, Comedy

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The Monty Python troupe perform a combination of classic sketches and new material at the Hollywood Bowl.

Directors: Terry Hughes, Ian MacNaughton | Stars: John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Graham Chapman

Votes: 11,671

9. Not the Messiah: He's a Very Naughty Boy (2010)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Music

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A comic oratorio inspired by Monty Python's Life of Brian (1979) filmed at its only European performance at the Royal Albert Hall in October 2009 to celebrate 40 years of Monty Python.

Director: Aubrey Powell | Stars: Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam

Votes: 921

10. Monty Python & the Quest for the Holy Grail (1996 Video Game)

Comedy, Musical

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A parody of computer games, mainly CD-ROM ones, in which King Arthur must search for the Holy Grail.

Directors: Terry Jones, Steve Martino | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 1,426

11. The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)

56 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

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The grandson of the world's first and foremost consulting detective and his bumbling, bionic sidekick attempt to catch the only living descendant of Professor Moriarty.

Director: Joseph McGrath | Stars: John Cleese, Arthur Lowe, Ron Moody, Holly Palance

Votes: 514

12. Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus (1972– )

87 min | Comedy

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Two parts Monty Python German television comedy specials.

Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Votes: 1,259

13. The Secret Policeman's Ball (1979 TV Movie)

94 min | Documentary, Comedy

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A series of benefit concerts to raise money for Amnesty International. Performances include comedy skits and musical numbers by a varied cast of mostly British performers. Featuring several... See full summary »

Director: Roger Graef | Stars: Paul Abrahams, Rowan Atkinson, Chris Beetles, Mike Brearley

Votes: 356

14. Monty Python: The Meaning of Live (2014 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

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Directors: Roger Graef, James Rogan | Stars: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Votes: 107

15. The Secret Life of Brian (2007 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary

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A documentary about the making of the controversial Life of Brian (1979) and the surrounding accusations of blasphemy.

Director: Will Yapp | Stars: Richard Dillane, Jonathan Benson, John Beyer, Inayat Bunglawala

Votes: 112

16. The Meaning of Monty Python's Meaning of Life (1983 TV Short)

29 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Iain Johnstone | Stars: John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Terry Jones

Votes: 50

17. Python Night: 30 Years of Monty Python (1999 TV Movie)

125 min | Documentary, Comedy

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Series of new sketches performed by the Monty Python team, linking programmes to celebrate their 30th anniversary.

Directors: Terry Jones, Elaine Shepherd | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 565

18. The Meaning of Life (1997 Video Game)

M | Comedy, Musical

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The British troupe's sketches include themes of gluttony, birth control, total insignificance and, of course, the meaning of life.

Director: Steve Martino | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 1,118

19. The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (1982)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Documentary, Music

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The film of an on-stage charity benefit for Amnesty International. The show includes comedy skits by the members of Monty Python, as well as noted comedians Peter Cook, Rowan Atkinson, and ... See full summary »

Director: Julien Temple | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Jeff Beck, Alan Bennett, John Bird

Votes: 418

20. The Quest

Animation | Announced

Loosey, an escaped alien crook joins Clando who claims to be a king on an intergalactic quest to save his kingdom from an alien hoard. Along with Harold, a psychic bird and warrior princess Helly, alien forces chase them across the galaxy.

Director: Will Vinton | Star: John Cleese

21. Pleasure at Her Majesty's (1976 TV Movie)

85 min | Documentary, Comedy

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Directors: Roger Graef, Jonathan Miller | Stars: Alan Bennett, John Bird, Eleanor Bron, Tim Brooke-Taylor

Votes: 195

22. Life of Python (1990 TV Special)

57 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

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This documentary tells the history of the Python group, allowing a few glimpses at the works of its predecessors (At Last the 1948 Show, Do Not Adjust Your Sets etc.) and various interviews... See full summary »

Director: Mark Redhead | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Dudley Moore, Steve Martin, Chevy Chase

Votes: 182

23. Behind the Director's Son's Cut (2007 Video)

10 min | Short, Comedy

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Director/Father Terry Jones along with Editor/Son Bill Jones share their experiences in recutting the 1989 classic "Erik the Viking" for a 2007 DVD Director's (Son's) Cut.

Stars: Gary Cady, John Cleese, Bill Jones, Terry Jones

Votes: 13

24. Forefathers

Comedy, History | Announced

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Director: Victor Quinaz | Stars: Brian Shoaf, Philip Quinaz

25. Flock of Meese (2011)

25 min | Short, Comedy

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Directors: R.J. Feher, Dee Drenta | Stars: Danielle Andrade, Lucas Conant, Eddie Deirmenjian, Dee Drenta

26. The Secret Policeman's Private Parts (1984)

R | 77 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

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This video provides a retrospective of music and comedy from four Amnesty International benefit performances held in 1976, 1977, 1979, and 1981.

Directors: Roger Graef, Julien Temple | Stars: Connie Booth, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Carol Cleveland

Votes: 90

27. The Meaning of Monty Python (2013 Video)

Documentary

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Director: Albert Sharpe | Stars: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Votes: 7

28. King Arthur (Le Roi Arthur) (2009 TV Movie)

112 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

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Director: Olivier Simonnet | Stars: Ana Maria Labin, Chantal Santon-Jeffery, Mélodie Ruvio, Mathias Vidal

29. John Cleese & Anders Lund Madsen (1999 TV Short)

24 min | Documentary, Short

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Comfortably lying in a deck chair on a parking lot John Cleese is being interviewed by popular Danish TV philosopher Anders Lund Madsen. Among many, topics range from hiring people to make ... See full summary »

Stars: Anders Lund Madsen, John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Carol Cleveland

Votes: 22

30. Benvenuto Cellini (2015 TV Movie)

Drama, Musical, Romance

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Director: François Roussillon | Stars: Mark Elder, John Osborn, Mariangela Sicilia, Laurent Naouri

31. Chessmaster Theatre (1994)

3 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

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Monty Python like short film that pokes fun at the stuffy programs on the BBC that teach you the elements of the game of chess. This chess game includes cheating and mercenaries.

Director: John Wardlaw | Star: John Wardlaw

32. The Meaning of Making 'The Meaning of Life' (2003 Video)

49 min | Comedy, Documentary

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Director: David Willing | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 95

33. The Roots of Monty Python (2005 Video)

75 min | Documentary

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Several contemporary British comedians discuss the early work of Monty Python.

Director: Rachael Griffiths | Stars: Tom Binns, Neil Innes, Kevin McCarthy, Graham McTavish

Votes: 16

34. John Cleeses fornemmelse for humor (1997 TV Short)

28 min | Documentary, Short

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Stars: John Cleese, Eddie Michel

Votes: 21

35. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )
Episode: Chris Evans/Monty Python/LunchMoney Lewis (2015)

TV-14 | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Chris Evans (Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)); comedy troupe Monty Python (Monty Python: The Meaning of Live (2014)). Also: LunchMoney Lewis performs with The Roots.

Director: Dave Diomedi | Stars: Jimmy Fallon, Chris Evans, LunchMoney Lewis, The Roots

Votes: 15

36. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009– )
Episode: Episode #1.132 (2009)

TV-14 | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Jimmy Fallon, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

37. The Midnight Special (1972–1981)
Episode: Episode #2.5 (1973)

Music

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Stars: Peter Banks, Chuck Berry, Graham Chapman, John Cleese

38. David Frost Presents (1968– )
Episode: How to Irritate People (1969)

TV-PG | 68 min | Talk-Show

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In this mock-documentary, John Cleese narrates a series of sketches on irritation -- types and techniques. Included are parents irritating their children, old ladies irritating movie-goers ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Fordyce | Stars: John Cleese, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin

Votes: 1,843

39. Total Remake (2015– )
Episode: La Jetée/12 Monkeys (Terry Gilliam) (2016)

22 min | Documentary, Short

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Directors: Kevin Villet-Bouvier, Kor Wentemn | Stars: Romain Bressy, Rom Buddy, Nicolas Canavaggia, Laurent Ibanez

40. Comic Roots (1982–1983)
Episode: Michael Palin (1983)

29 min | Biography

7.8
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Short biographical documentary about comedian Michael Palin and his early interest in acting and comedy. Includes his education at the Shrewsbury School and Oxford.

Stars: Michael Palin, Audrey Andrews, J.D.A. Hall, Robert Hewison

Votes: 11