A dissatisfied bridegroom tries to exchange his spouse; hunters pursue a terrifying mosquito; domestic problems interrupt the work of Beethoven, Shakespeare, Michelangelo and other creative geniuses.

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The Rev. Arthur Belling of St. Looney Up-The-Cream-Bun-and-Jam / Dr. Watson / Party Host / Hank Spim / Mrs. Thing / Mrs. Beethoven
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Sir Robert Eversley / Referee / Mrs. Dreary Fat Boring Old Git / 'Mosquito Hunters' Narrator / Ludwig van Beethoven
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BBC Announcer / Absent-Minded Woman / Registrar / Registrar's Customer / Roy Spim / First Poofy Judge / Mrs. Entity / William Shakespeare
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Professor Lucien Kastner / Sir Robert Eversley's Singing Voice / Man in Registrar's Office / A Sniveling Little Rat-Faced Git / Michelangelo (singing voice)
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Archaeology Today Interviewer / Doctor / John Stokes / Second Poofy Judge / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Colin Mozart
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Animated Archaeologists / Boxer / 'Eggs Diamond' Narrator / Spiny Norman
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Danielle / Norah Jane Stokes / Nun
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A dissatisfied bridegroom tries to exchange his spouse; hunters pursue a terrifying mosquito; domestic problems interrupt the work of Beethoven, Shakespeare, Michelangelo and other creative geniuses.

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17 November 1970 (UK)  »

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During the archaeological dig musical number, John Cleese's singing is dubbed with Terry Jones singing voice. See more »

Quotes

'Eggs Diamond' Narrator: Yes, in those days, a man's life wasn't worth the paper it was printed on.
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Connections

References Flaming Star (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

Symphony No. 5
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Composed by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performed by John Cleese
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