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Overview

The first Monty Python film, which is little more than a collection of sketches from Flying Circus that were restaged for film cameras, comes to DVD with a pair of transfers. The widescreen transfer preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1, and is preferable to the standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. English, Spanish, and French subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include filmographies of the cast and crew. Fans of the group will ...
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Overview

The first Monty Python film, which is little more than a collection of sketches from Flying Circus that were restaged for film cameras, comes to DVD with a pair of transfers. The widescreen transfer preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1, and is preferable to the standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. English, Spanish, and French subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include filmographies of the cast and crew. Fans of the group will love the disc, although they may be left wanting some more extras.
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Special Features

Interactive menus; Language: English; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; Talent and filmographies; Scene selections; Widescreen and full-screen formats
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/3/1999
  • UPC: 043396012394
  • Original Release: 1971
  • Rating:

  • Source: Sony Pictures
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1), Theatre Wide-Screen (1.85.1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Pan & Scan / Mono
  • Sound: monaural
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Graham Chapman Various roles
John Cleese
Eric Idle Various roles
Connie Booth Various roles
Michael Palin Various roles
Carol Cleveland Various roles
Terry Gilliam Various roles
Terry Jones Various roles
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Technical Credits
Terry Gilliam Director, Animator, Screenwriter
Ian MacNaughton Director
Patricia Casey Producer
Graham Chapman Screenwriter
John Cleese Screenwriter
Kevin Francis Production Manager
Douglas Gamley Score Composer
Colin Grimes Art Director
Douglas Hermes Asst. Director
Eric Idle Screenwriter
Terry Jones Screenwriter
Victor Lownes II Executive Producer
David Muir Cinematographer
Thom Noble Editor
Tom Noble Editor
Michael Palin Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Scene Selections
0. Scene Selections
1. How Not To Be Seen [3:24]
2. Man with tape recorder [2:16]
3. The Tobacconist [4:18]
4. Marriage Counselor [4:59]
5. The Baby Carriage [1:56]
6. "Nudge, nudge" [2:28]
7. Self-defense class [3:47]
8. Hell's Grannies [3:29]
9. Silly Army drills [2:12]
10. Expedition interview [5:27]
11. Women in bikinis [:29]
12. A stolen wallet [:36]
13. The Flasher [:23]
14. American defense [4:04]
15. Musical mice [1:46]
16. It's The Arts [3:31]
17. The milkman collector [1:12]
18. World's funniest joke [5:24]
19. The Killer Cars [3:00]
20. The pet shop [4:06]
21. "The Lumberjack Song" [2:18]
22. A dirty fork [5:49]
23. The bank robber [1:21]
24. Falling past the window [3:11]
25. Guidance counselor [4:31]
26. Blackmail [4:28]
27. Romantic interlude [1:15]
28. Twit of the Year [6:12]
Scene Selections
0. Scene Selections
1. How Not To Be Seen [3:24]
2. Man with tape recorder [2:16]
3. The Tobacconist [4:18]
4. Marriage Counselor [4:59]
5. The Baby Carriage [1:56]
6. "Nudge, nudge" [2:28]
7. Self-defense class [3:47]
8. Hell's Grannies [3:29]
9. Silly Army drills [2:12]
10. Expedition interview [5:27]
11. Women in bikinis [:29]
12. A stolen wallet [:36]
13. The Flasher [:23]
14. American defense [4:04]
15. Musical mice [1:46]
16. It's The Arts [3:31]
17. The milkman collector [1:12]
18. World's funniest joke [5:24]
19. The Killer Cars [3:00]
20. The pet shop [4:06]
21. "The Lumberjack Song" [2:18]
22. A dirty fork [5:49]
23. The bank robber [1:21]
24. Falling past the window [3:11]
25. Guidance counselor [4:31]
26. Blackmail [4:28]
27. Romantic interlude [1:15]
28. Twit of the Year [6:12]
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Menu

Side #1- Widescreen
Play Movie
Subtitles
   Menu Group #1 with 28 chapter(s) covering 01:28:06
Side #2- Full Screen
Play Movie
Subtitles
   Menu Group #1 with 28 chapter(s) covering 01:28:06
Talent & Failmographies
   Ian Macnaughton
   Graham Chapman
   John Cleese
   Eric Idle
   Terry Gilliam
   Terry Jones
   Michael Palin
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