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Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus 

Two parts Monty Python German television comedy specials.
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Series cast summary:
Graham Chapman ...  A Humble Woodcutter / ... 1 episode, 1972
John Cleese ...  Attendant / ... 1 episode, 1972
Eric Idle ...  Abe Seagull / ... 1 episode, 1972
Terry Jones ...  Albrecht Dürer Singer / ... 1 episode, 1972
Michael Palin ...  Chairman / ... 1 episode, 1972
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Two parts Monty Python German television comedy specials.

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Country:

UK | West Germany

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English | German

Release Date:

6 October 1973 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Монти Пайтон: Летающий цирк в Германии See more »

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(2 episodes)

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The first special (which the Pythons performed in German) has also been called "Monty Python in Deutschland". The second special (which they performed in English) was referred to in contemporary guides, at the time of its original British airing, with the subtitle "Schnapps with Everything". See more »

Quotes

News Anchor: What is it with all these older men chasing fit young women? Are they eating too much fresh fruit?
Expert: [Clown attire, long nose, has a Camel on a leash] Maybe they're just confused...
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A Feeling of happiness
8 August 2002 | by PiersiSee all my reviews

Can you get any funnier this really shows people they we'rent just known in England but Germany as well. Imagine that they not only took time to look through the German landscape but also learned the language. Saturday night Live certinley would not go that far to do something like that. Real classic gems. I wish they would have made more of them.


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