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Life Of Brian DVD £2.99 delivered @ HMV + Quidco

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Monty Python delivers a scathing, anarchic satire of both religion and Hollywood's depiction of all things biblical with their second--and tightest--full-length film. The setting is the Holy Land in 33 A.D., a time of poverty and chaos, with no shortage of messiahs, followers willing to believe in them, and exasperated Romans trying to impose some order. At the center of it all is Brian Cohen (Graham Chapman), a reluctant would-be messiah who rises to prominence as a result of a series of absurd and truly hilarious circumstances that parallel the life of Christ--providing ample opportunity for the entire ensemble (John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, and Chapman) to shine in multiple roles as they blaspheme and mock everyone and everything from ex-lepers, Pontius Pilate, and the art of haggling to crazy prophets, Roman centurions, and crucifixion.
Directed by Python Terry Jones, MONTY PYTHON'S LIFE OF BRIAN is an uproarious biblical parody that does to ancient Rome what THE HOLY GRAIL did to the Middle Ages. Rome is run by pathetic wimps, liberation fronts fight with each other over acronyms, and gladiators put on bloody children's matinees as the people search desperately for someone to lead them out of their life of misery and poverty. And Brian is that man. Sort of. Well, not really. Chapman excels as Brian, a simple, quiet man suddenly thrust in the role of leading the revolution--while constantly being yelled at by his shrew of a mother.
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#1
Looks like a good price for the best comedy film ever made
#2
regcar;4815674
Looks like a good price for the best comedy film ever made


Hot just 'cos the film is superb
#3
we have no woger!

brilliant film,
#4
Hot purely as previously mentioned, the best film there ever was, were and will be!
#5
Yeah, arguably the greatest film ever made.
#6
Definately not the best movie ever...
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donovandav
Definately not the best movie ever...


I agree, i can think of at least 50 better movies than this. but this price is hot, may buy it later
#8
definAtely unabell to spelll
#9
this film is pure genius.....terrific race the romans
#10
awesome
#11
Before I read one opinion on this thread, I was going to write "I was born at the right time, and opinions are everyone's privilege, but this film is my favourite of all time - the best film ever made!" but I've no need to now. I sneaked in to the cinema at 11 years of age to watch this and it's one of the best risks I've ever taken! Voted hot although people should consider the box set of the films as it comes around quicker than Christmas. It just does not date at all if you're intelligent enough to understand it.
#12
TELREA
this film is pure genius.....terrific race the romans


Why.....what did they ever do for us ?:roll:
#13
Stuboy63;4823399
Why.....what did they ever do for us ?:roll:



Lol.....what apart from sanitation,medicine,education,irrigation,public health,roads and a fresh water system,baths,and public order....:):)agreed my No1 all time favourite voted hot

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