Monty Python and the Holy Grail


Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones
(UK, 1975, 35mm)

“Timelessly brilliant” —The Guardian

King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table embark on a surreal, satirical search for the Holy Grail, encountering many silly obstacles along the way. The comedic quest played out in Monty Python and the Holy Grail has kept audiences around the world laughing for almost 50 years. Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin star.

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones
(UK, 1975, 91 minutes)
Brown Auditorium Theater

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