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Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Author: Michael WhiteGraham ChapmanJohn CleeseEric IdleTerry GilliamAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, California : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2001?] ©2001
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special editionView all editions and formats
The quest for the Holy Grail by King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table is retold in the inimitable Python fashion.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Action and adventure films
Comedy films
Fantasy films
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Legends Drama
Named Person: Arthur, King; Arthur, King.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael White; Graham Chapman; John Cleese; Eric Idle; Terry Gilliam; Terry Jones; Michael Palin; John Goldstone; Mark Forstater; Connie Booth; Carol Cleveland; Neil Innes; Bee Duffell; John Young; Rita Davies; Avril Stewart; Sally Kinghorn; Terry Bedford; Monty Python (Comedy troupe); Python (Monty) Pictures.; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767853520 9780767853521
Language Note: In English or dubbed French with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. Includes "read as you watch" screenplay.
OCLC Number: 48204903
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Special features Disc 1. Commentary by Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones; Commentary by John Cleese, Eric Idle & Michael Palin; Read as you watch screenplay; Subtitles for people who do not like the film (taken from Henry IV pt II by William Shakespeare); Follow the killer rabbit option.
Special features Disc 2. Singalong (Knights of the Round Table, Sir Robin, Monks chant); The quest for the Holy Grail locations; Sacred relics (Coconuts, Japanese version, BBC film night, Old rubbish, Artefacts, Photos, Trailers, The cast); Unshot footage. (Lego knights, Location recce with directors commentaries); Excommunication.

UNCG University Libraries notes:
Special features listed on container.
Credits: Photography, Terry Bedford ; animation, Terry Gilliam ; production design, Roy Smith ; songs, Neil Innes ; costume designer, Hazel Pethig ; editor, John Hackney.
Cast: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Connie Booth, Carol Cleveland, Neil Innes, Bee Duffell, John Young, Rita Davies, Avril Stewart, Sally Kinghorn.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 2 videodiscs (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital mono (English, French).
Contents: Disc one Main titles --
Coconuts --
Constitutional peasants --
The Black knight --
Witch village --
Knights of the Round Table --
God --
French taunters --
The Trojan rabbit --
The Tale of Sir Robin --
Scene 24 --
The Knights who say ni --
The Tale of Sir Lancelot --
The Rescue of prince Herbert --
The Wedding guests --
Roger the shrubber --
A Herring --
Tim the enchanter --
The Cave of Caerbonnog --
The Holy hand grenade --
Black beast of arrrghhh --
The Bridge of death --
The Holy Grail --
Prepare to attack --
The End of the film. Disc two Singalong --
Knights of the Round Table --
Sir Robin --
Monks chant --
Quest for the Holy Grail locations --
Sacred relics --
Coconuts --
Japanese version --
The French castle --
The Knights of ni --
BBC film night --
Old rubbish --
Artefacts --
Photos --
Trailers --
Cast --
Unshot footage --
Lego knights --
Location recce with director commentaries --
Unused ideas --
Other Titles: Holy Grail
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Motion picture)
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Python (Monty) Pictures in association with Michael White presents ; written and performed by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Michael Palin ; executive producer, John Goldstone ; producer, Mark Forstater ; directed by Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones.
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