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Seasons:
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Plot:
Britain's top comedians pay tribute to the iconic series, Monty Python's Flying Circus.
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Awards:
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. See more »
User Reviews:
Above comment is just silly See more (12 total) »

Cast

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Eric Idle ... Himself (6 episodes, 2009)

John Cleese ... Himself (6 episodes, 2009)

Michael Palin ... Himself (6 episodes, 2009)

Terry Gilliam ... Himself (6 episodes, 2009)

Terry Jones ... Himself (6 episodes, 2009)
Danny Scheinmann ... Abe Appenheimer (6 episodes, 2009)
Barry Cryer ... Himself (5 episodes, 2009)
David Sherlock ... Himself (5 episodes, 2009)

Steve Coogan ... Himself (4 episodes, 2009)
Phill Jupitus ... Himself (4 episodes, 2009)
Bill Oddie ... Himself (4 episodes, 2009)
Neil Innes ... Himself (4 episodes, 2009)

Julian Doyle ... Himself (4 episodes, 2009)

Eddie Izzard ... Himself (4 episodes, 2009)
Nancy Lewis ... Herself (3 episodes, 2009)
John Goldstone ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)

Carol Cleveland ... Herself (3 episodes, 2009)

Dan Aykroyd ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)

Sanjeev Bhaskar ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)
Robert Hewison ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)

Bruce Dickinson ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)

Russell Brand ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)
John Du Prez ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)
Tim Brooke-Taylor ... Himself (3 episodes, 2009)

Olivia Harrison ... Herself (2 episodes, 2009)
Dave Howman ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)
John Massey ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)
André Jacquemin ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)
Art Mortimer ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)

Seth Green ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)
Nick Mason ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)

Stephen Merchant ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)

Simon Pegg ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)

Tim Roth ... Himself (2 episodes, 2009)
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Series Directed by
Bill Jones (6 episodes, 2009)
Alan G. Parker (6 episodes, 2009)
Ben Timlett (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Produced by
Margarita Doyle .... line producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Bill Jones .... series producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Tina Pawlik .... associate producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Evan Shapiro .... executive producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Ben Timlett .... series producer (6 episodes, 2009)
Andrew Winter .... supervising producer (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Original Music by
Dave Howman (6 episodes, 2009)
André Jacquemin (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Cinematography by
Nick Rutter (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Film Editing by
Caroline Sarin (6 episodes, 2009)

Ben Luria (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Direction by
Sonia Timlett (unknown episodes, 2009)
 
Series Sound Department
André Jacquemin .... sound designer (6 episodes, 2009)

Peter Gaudino .... sound recordist (unknown episodes, 2009)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Mike Farr .... gaffer (6 episodes, 2009)

Ben Fordesman .... gaffer (unknown episodes, 2009)
 
Series Animation Department
Nick Rutter .... animation director (6 episodes, 2009)
Jesse Sanders .... senior animator (6 episodes, 2009)
Steven Lall .... animator (2 episodes, 2009)

Justin Weyers .... key animator (unknown episodes, 2009)
 
Series Editorial Department
Andy Lee .... colorist / on-line editor (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Other crew
Tim Cooke .... production runner (unknown episodes, 2009)
John Edginton .... production consultant (unknown episodes, 2009)
Laura Louise Hodgson .... researcher (unknown episodes, 2009)
Steven Seller .... production assistant (unknown episodes, 2009)
 
Series Thanks
Sonia Timlett .... very special thanks (unknown episodes, 2009)
 

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Runtime:
Netherlands:107 min (6 parts)
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Australia:M | Canada:18+ (TV rating)

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47 out of 51 people found the following review useful.
Above comment is just silly, 10 October 2009
Author: elMato from France

You can pass on above comment because when you reach the end and read "They weren't that funny anyway! " you just know that this person doesn't know the meaning of life... errrr, sorry, the meaning of humor and nonsense :)

Just look at the bonus in the DVD of their movies, and you'll see they haven't changed at all :). Still the same spirit, they have the same look in their eyes, they're just very humble, full of nonsense and funny as hell.

If you've never laugh with the Pythons, I don't really think that you can post a comment saying it's boring, not fun, and just for money and that they grew old because even when they were young you missed the point :)

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