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Python Night: 30 Years of Monty Python (1999)

TV Movie  |   |  Documentary, Comedy  |  8 October 1999 (UK)
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Series of new sketches performed by the Monty Python team, linking programmes to celebrate their 30th anniversary.

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Himself (archive footage)
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Himself / Announcer / Gumby / Pepperpot / Gent / BBC Voice Over
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Himself / Man with Vercotti / BBC Crewmember / Gumby / Onan Vandergoy / Gorilla
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Himself / Arthur Ewing / BBC Crewmember / Gumby / Pepperpot / Gorilla / BBC Voice Over / Policeman
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Himself / Luigi Vercotti / BBC Crewmember / Gumby / Pepperpot / Magnus Magnusson / Gorilla / BBC Voice Over / Ken Shabby / Policeman / It's Man
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Ian Davidson ...
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Himself - Host
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Ian MacNaughton ...
Stereotype Scotsman (as Ian McNaughton)
Peter Sissons ...
Himself
Pam Buckley
Kelly Hart
Stanley Kaye
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Host Eddie Izzard links together interviews with former Python members and other famous comedians to tell the story of one the most famous comedy troupes of the 20th century. Includes rare clips, including the seldom seen "German episodes." Written by Mike Konczewski

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Eric: Well, John's obviously the cruel heartless bastard.
Doctor: [archive footage] Now I know some hospitals where you get the patients lying around in beds.
Eric: Michael's the sweet, slightly ineffective lower middle class one.
Silly Walker: [archive footage] I have a silly walk and I'd like to obtain a government grant to help me develop it.
Eric: Terry is the ratbag woman.
Ratbag Woman: [archive footage]
[cackles with laughter]
Eric: and Gilliam is anything with unpleasant makeup jobs.
[archive footage of Gilliam with a ferret through his head]
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31 March 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I loved it alot. I never thought for a second that it would be boring. Nothing about Monty Python could be boring for me and I love when they talk about their Python days. At one point it got sad for like a minite.


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