A collection of skits that made the Python troup famous, performed live at the Hollywood Bowl. Included are the singing philosophers, lumberjacks, the pope, and a suspiciously-male looking seabird vendor. Written by
Murray Chapman <email@example.com>
Never before in the history of human civilization has there been a movie called "Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl"
Did You Know?
To incorporate the more limited format of a live show, many roles were reassigned or otherwise altered (See above note on "Crunchy Frog" sketch) and Terry Gilliam
, who seldom appeared on screen on TV, was given much more to do here. See more
In the German philosophers' soccer team there's Ludwig Wittgenstein, who is actually Austrian. See more
Hello and welcome to the Ronald Reagan Memorial Bowl, here in the pretty L.A. suburb of Hollywood. Well, we're about to witness All-in Wrestling, brought to you tonight, ladies and gentlemen, by the makers of Scum, the world's first combined hair oil, foot ointment, and salad dressing; and by the makers of Titan, the novelty nuclear missile. You never know when it'll go off.
The opening titles also feature a parody of the MGM logo, with a frog instead of a lion, complete with the "ars gratia artis" (art for art's sake) inscription. See more
The Lumberjack Song
Written by Terry Jones
, Michael Palin
and Fred Tomlinson See more