Monty Python Box Set

Monty Python Box Set

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Cast: Monty Python's Flying Circus, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

     
 

Director Terry Gilliam adroitly applies his Monty Python sensibilities upon the "career" of famed German prevaricator Baron von Munchausen. Played herein by John Neville, the baron is seen quelling a war that he himself started, flying into the stratosphere on the back of a cannonball, ballooning toSee more details below

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Director Terry Gilliam adroitly applies his Monty Python sensibilities upon the "career" of famed German prevaricator Baron von Munchausen. Played herein by John Neville, the baron is seen quelling a war that he himself started, flying into the stratosphere on the back of a cannonball, ballooning to the moon, exploring the innards of a volcano, being swallowed by a whale....In short, all of Munchausen's fabulous lies are here presented as "truth," played out in full view of nonplussed witnesses Eric Idle, Charles McKeown, Jack Purvis, and Sarah Polley. Fringe benefits include several loving medium shots of jaybird-naked Uma Thurman as Boticelli's Venus and an extended unbilled cameo by Robin Williams -- that is, by the head of Robin Williams -- as the King of the Moon. Filmed under considerable duress on a budget eventually exceeding 45 million dollars, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen never quite caught on with moviegoers, though it has enjoyed a lucrative afterlife on videocassette.

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Product Details

Release Date:
11/15/2005
UPC:
0043396129412
Source:
Sony Pictures
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
5:07:00

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Closed Caption

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Monty Python Box Set: And Now For Something Completely Different
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 Art's [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]
Disc #2 -- Monty Python Box Set: Baron Munshausen
1. Start [3:18]
2. Henry Salt and Son [4:57]
3. Act II [7:04]
4. A Wager [2:21]
5. "Torturer's Apprentice" [2:53]
6. Awakening Bertholdt [3:13]
7. Empty Treasury [3:07]
8. Theatre Under Siege [7:07]
9. Cannonball Express [5:51]
10. Inflatable Knickers [6:07]
11. Off to the Moon [4:10]
12. Royal Welcome [5:58]
13. Berthholdt [5:42]
14. A Jealous King [6:46]
15. With Vulcan [5:43]
16. Venus [9:18]
17. Expelled [1:43]
18. World's Other Side [5:10]
19. Adolphus & Gustavus [3:35]
20. Bucephalus & Snuff [3:13]
21. "The Town! We're Here!" [2:10]
22. The Baron Surrender's [3:10]
23. Executioner's Block [3:14]
24. Routing the Turk [5:50]
25. Victory Parade [3:04]
26. "I Met my Death" [5:02]
27. Adieu [1:14]
28. End Credits [4:54]
Disc #3 -- Monty Python Box Set: Holy and the Grail
1. Main Titles [:01]
2. Coconuts [3:36]
3. Plague Village [:48]
4. Constitutional Peasants [:11]
5. The Black Knight [2:17]
6. Witch Village [:41]
7. Knights of the Round Table [:07]
8. God [1:06]
9. French Taunters [3:10]
10. The Trojan Rabbit [:11]
11. The Tale of Sir Robin [:05]
12. The Tale of Sir Galahao [1:01]
13. Scene 24 [:04]
14. The Knights Who Say Ni [3:08]
15. The Tale of Sir Lancelot [:48]
16. The Rescue of Prince Herbert [:05]
17. The Wedding Guests [:25]
18. Roger the Shrubber [:03]
19. A Herring [2:58]
20. Tim the Enchanter [:03]
21. The Cave of Caerbannog [1:06]
22. The Holy Hano Grendoe [:12]
23. The Black Beast of Aaarrghh! [:03]
24. The Bridge of Death [:57]
25. The Castle of Aaarrghh! [:03]
26. The Holy Grail [:22]
27. Prepare to Attack [1:25]
28. The End of the Film [:04]

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