Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life.

Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life

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Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life Blu-ray review

At the final reckoning, Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life is a curate's egg.

Greg Jameson, Entertainment Focus, 24th September 2020

Monty Python's 50th anniversary details

A range of new and re-released products have been announced to mark the 50th anniversary of Monty Python's Flying Circus; plus a world record attempt; BFI and BBC Two seasons, an HD-restored box set, and more.

British Comedy Guide, 26th June 2019

Movies you might have missed: Python's Meaning of Life

The British musical sketch comedy film might have been a disappointment to the Monty Python troupe, but it still contains some of the funniest scenes ever committed to film.

Darren Richman, The Independent, 6th December 2017

How we made Monty Python's The Meaning of Life

Michael Palin and Terry Jones recall the hilarity on the set of their 1983 classic - and reveal what Mr Creosote's vomit was made of.

Chris Michael, The Guardian, 30th September 2013

Eric Idle rewrites Galaxy Song with Professor Brian Cox

Monty Python star Eric Idle wrote the original 'The Galaxy Song' for the 1983 Monty Python's The Meaning of Life movie but got the physics in the lyrics totally wrong. He asked Brian to correct them and the new version is premiering during Brian's talks in Melbourne and Sydney.

Music News, 10th November 2012

Archive correspondence: John Cleese vs The Sun

John Cleese's reaction to an inaccurate newspaper report in The Sun, in the form of a fruitless chain of correspondence between him and the newspaper's editor, Kenneth Donlan.

Letters of Note, 4th May 2012

This is the Pythons' third, and last, film is composed, like their TV show, of a series of sketches. They're arranged in chapters, tracing the stages of life, with titles such as "Part V: Live Organ Transplants". They feature birth, sex, death, vomiting and various other bodily functions.

Sam Richards, The Telegraph, 26th June 2011