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Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus 

Two parts Monty Python German television comedy specials.
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Two parts Monty Python German television comedy specials.

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Монти Пайтон: Летающий цирк в Германии  »

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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 »

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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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What a great show
18 February 2000 | by See all my reviews

Monty Python came to Germany to write some sketches for the German and Austrian TV and it became one of the best shows of them ever. Alfred Biolek, a forward looking man, did a great job by inviting them.

My absolutely favourite scene is the 100 meter final of the men without any sense of direction. The lumberjack song is also great.

I'm sure it was hard for them to speak "German" but they didn't fail. So if you have the chance to watch the show, do it.


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