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CBC.ca
Why the Tragically Hip are so popular: history, intensity and a little mysteryPhantom Power, has over the years grown an extended intro, a long coda with Dow
Why the Tragically Hip are so popular: history, intensity and a little mystery
CBC.ca / Posted 11 hours ago
Phantom Power, has over the years grown an extended intro, a long coda with Downie screaming about a shark attack, and a Monty Python reference ("Bring out your dead!"). "I surrender," he told his friend, novelist Joseph Boyden, about how he... Read more
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examiner.com
'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' at Historic Howell Theater this weekendin the lobby to take into the screening," said Tyler DePerro, HHT's owner and f
'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' at Historic Howell Theater this weekend
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
in the lobby to take into the screening," said Tyler DePerro, HHT's owner and film programmer. The quote-along edition of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” runs from Thursday, May 26 to Sunday, May 29. Show times and tickets are available at the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tales of Germantown goblets, garbage, a Panther at Chavez Ravine, plus Monty Pythonextension of the Greenline is getting closer to reality, and if those subjects
Tales of Germantown goblets, garbage, a Panther at Chavez Ravine, plus Monty Python
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
extension of the Greenline is getting closer to reality, and if those subjects aren’t enough to keep your interest, a Monty Python reference finds its way into today’s column. GERMANTOWN GHOST OF GOBLETS PAST: When recently discussing meals... Read more
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EuroNews
Tim Burton hands over to British director for Alice sequelsurrealist and the original satirist, there’s a lot of satire in his work, and
Tim Burton hands over to British director for Alice sequel
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
surrealist and the original satirist, there’s a lot of satire in his work, and that is comedy. If you look at shows like ‘Monty Python’ in England, that is a show that has direct links to Lewis Carroll as far as I’m concerned. So from my comedic... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'2 for Tea'Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” fills the theater. The man with a mop of yellow hair a
'2 for Tea'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” fills the theater. The man with a mop of yellow hair and the silliest walk this side of Monty Python contorts his way across the stage. When he opens his mouth to speak, it’s with a squeakier voice than expected. “Oh,... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
The 50 Best Movies of All Timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 Best Movies of All Time
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
The 50 best movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The 'Preacher' twist too disgusting for Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg and Joe Gilgun's vampire gleehopping,” executive producer Catlin says. “[‘Preacher’] can be a serious drama
The 'Preacher' twist too disgusting for Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg and Joe Gilgun's vampire glee
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
hopping,” executive producer Catlin says. “[‘Preacher’] can be a serious drama about the meaning of life, it can be a silly Monty Python-esque comedy, it can be a crazy-violent [Quentin] Tarantino [film]. It’s a western. It has a lot of different... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Genetic 'gifts' part of sportSouth Africa's Caster Semenya. Photo / AP In one of their classic comedy sketc
Genetic 'gifts' part of sport
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya. Photo / AP In one of their classic comedy sketches, Monty Python once filmed the "world championship 100m race for people with no sense of direction". At the gun, the athletes (all of whom had lined up pointing towards... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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The Courier
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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The Young Witness
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Western Advocate
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Manning River Times
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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The North West Star
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Review: The Complete Deaths at the Liverpool PlayhouseTodd-style mincing machines, horses in gas masks at what appears to be a 90s ra
Review: The Complete Deaths at the Liverpool Playhouse
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Todd-style mincing machines, horses in gas masks at what appears to be a 90s rave, inflatable suits, shadow puppets, and a Monty Python-style floating Shakespeare head that can’t quite believe what it’s seeing. But along with the silliness,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Are these are the 50 greatest movies of all time?children's movies and dark comedies ("Dr. Strangelove"), you could argue the to
Are these are the 50 greatest movies of all time?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
children's movies and dark comedies ("Dr. Strangelove"), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" and "Modern Times." The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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Island Packet
Fancy a film? The top 50 movies of all timechildren’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the to
Fancy a film? The top 50 movies of all time
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
children’s movies and dark comedies (“Dr. Strangelove”), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” and “Modern Times.” The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have one downside... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Preacher: 'It's bigger than Breaking Bad. It's a romp'for Breaking Bad. “We’re figuring it out as we go. There are a lot of people we
Preacher: 'It's bigger than Breaking Bad. It's a romp'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
for Breaking Bad. “We’re figuring it out as we go. There are a lot of people we stole from: David Lynch, Quentin Tarantino, Monty Python and the Coen Brothers.” Catlin had never read the comic until Rogen and Goldberg pitched it to him. The pair... Read more
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The Mercury News
The 50 best movies of all timechildren's movies and dark comedies ("Dr. Strangelove"), you could argue the to
The 50 best movies of all time
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
children's movies and dark comedies ("Dr. Strangelove"), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" and "Modern Times." The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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The Border Mail
Six of the best: Roman ruinsvisitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the
Six of the best: Roman ruins
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
visitsplit.comPONT DU GARD, NIMES, FRANCE Aqueducts are one of the things the Romans did for us, according to the famous Monty Python sketch, and this superb example some 20 kilometres from Nimes (which itself has a fine Roman amphitheatre) is... Read more
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The Mercury News
50 Best Movies of All Timechildren's movies and dark comedies ("Dr. Strangelove"), you could argue the to
50 Best Movies of All Time
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
children's movies and dark comedies ("Dr. Strangelove"), you could argue the top 50 list includes just two true comedies: "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" and "Modern Times." The Future The explosion of film technology and opportunity may have... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
the Sketchpresale ($7 at the door), or $10 for adults online and at on-campus presale ($1
the Sketch
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 5 days ago
presale ($7 at the door), or $10 for adults online and at on-campus presale ($12 at the door). Doc Films Mega Screening: Monty Python’s Holy Grail and Life of Brian Do you know the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow? Either an African or a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Now for something completely different: Cleese comes to cityseeking further local investment and support to keep the entire production base
Now for something completely different: Cleese comes to city
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
seeking further local investment and support to keep the entire production based in Armidale.” Cleese, 76, co-founded Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the BBC sketch show Monty Python’s Flying Circus which included the famous... Read more
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examiner.com
MsMusic Productions releases new Dylan LeBlanc single from California Feeling 2T. & the M.G.'s and Stax / Volt fame, singer-songwriter P.F. Sloan ('Eve of Des
MsMusic Productions releases new Dylan LeBlanc single from California Feeling 2
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
T. & the M.G.'s and Stax / Volt fame, singer-songwriter P.F. Sloan ('Eve of Destruction,' 'Secret Agent Man'), Grammy Award winner and Beach Boys archivist Alan Boyd, Neil Innes of Monty Python and the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, and actor Stacy... Read more
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Evening Standard
Gilliam: Star Wars return gave him chance to make Quixote moviethe return of Star Wars to thank. His latest version of the movie, based on Ce
Gilliam: Star Wars return gave him chance to make Quixote movie
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
the return of Star Wars to thank. His latest version of the movie, based on Cervantes’ 17th-century novel, features fellow Monty Python star Michael Palin as the old Spanish adventurer. Adam Driver, who played villain Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The... Read more
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News.com.au
If Donald Trump met Clive Palmergreat writers, philosophers or politicians, but I’ve always thought there’s jus
If Donald Trump met Clive Palmer
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
great writers, philosophers or politicians, but I’ve always thought there’s just as much to be taken from something like Monty Python. DON: “Donald J Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Alleged boat terrorists extradited to Melbournedespite where they’re from, are just looking at this bunch of buffoons saying w
Alleged boat terrorists extradited to Melbourne
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
despite where they’re from, are just looking at this bunch of buffoons saying what on earth are you doing. “It’s like a Monty Python movie and it’s come to an end. “Welcome to the constabulary you clowns.” Mr Joyce is in Tweed Heads this... Read more
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Gamasutra
A Conspiracy Grows (literally) in the American Heartland - Maize, Debut Trailera memo and create sentient corn. See what's stalking the fields of Maize in th
A Conspiracy Grows (literally) in the American Heartland - Maize, Debut Trailer
Gamasutra / Posted 7 days ago
a memo and create sentient corn. See what's stalking the fields of Maize in the debut trailer: Channeling elements of Monty Python and the funnier episodes of the X-Files, Maize is an absurdist, first-person adventure with a cornucopia of... Read more
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Variety
Terry Gilliam Saddles Up for ‘Don Quixote’ After 20-Year JourneyToby up in a fantastic extravaganza complete with damsels in distress, knights
Terry Gilliam Saddles Up for ‘Don Quixote’ After 20-Year Journey
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
Toby up in a fantastic extravaganza complete with damsels in distress, knights and giants. Palin, one of Gilliam’s fellow “Monty Python” founders, plays a villager who believes himself to be Don Quixote. Kurylenko plays the wife of Toby’s... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Musical comedy kicks off Lighthouse seasonand company hope Fitz Happens is all of that and more. She describes the play
Musical comedy kicks off Lighthouse season
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 7 days ago
and company hope Fitz Happens is all of that and more. She describes the play as a "mish-mash of genres," a bit of Monty Python crossed with Mel Brooks and Blazing Saddles, with music in the style of both Gilbert & Sullivan and AC-DC. Fitz... Read more
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Evening Standard
Monster Raving Loony, review: Touching portrait of a raving loonwith a divisively zany style, and here a cast of six tells his story by channel
Monster Raving Loony, review: Touching portrait of a raving loon
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
with a divisively zany style, and here a cast of six tells his story by channelling the comic zest of popular shows such as Monty Python and Morecambe and Wise. Instead of straight biography, we get a bonkers essay in nostalgia. Simon Stokes’s... Read more
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The News & Observer
This Kentuckian is reallylike House Speaker Paul Ryan or Mitt Romney may as well wake-up now — McClatchy
This Kentuckian is really
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
like House Speaker Paul Ryan or Mitt Romney may as well wake-up now — McClatchy Political Editor Steve "Buzz" Thomma and Monty Python explain why a little-known “eight-state” rule has essentially locked the nomination in for Donald Trump. In a... Read more
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/Film
Adam Driver is The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Starit’ll instead star Adam Driver. As for the titular role, Gilliam has enlisted a
Adam Driver is The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Star
/Film / Posted 8 days ago
it’ll instead star Adam Driver. As for the titular role, Gilliam has enlisted an old collaborator of his, Michael Palin (Monty Python). Learn more about Gilliam’s passionate project and The Man Who Killed Don Quixote star below. O’Connell was... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tribute show explains Fawlty logic in response to Cleese legal threataccusing her for not paying him and co-creator Connie Booth to use the characte
Tribute show explains Fawlty logic in response to Cleese legal threat
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
accusing her for not paying him and co-creator Connie Booth to use the characters he created for the 1970s TV show. The Monty Python star took to social media with a series of tweets about the stage show: External Link: John Cleese... Read more
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Salon.com
Ayn Rand goes to “Silicon Valley”: The farcical libertarian world of Mike Judge, where corporations are the new soul-crushing villainstech.) Within the span of just one episode (“Two In A Box”), Jack neatly disma
Ayn Rand goes to “Silicon Valley”: The farcical libertarian world of Mike Judge, where corporations are the new soul-crushing villains
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
tech.) Within the span of just one episode (“Two In A Box”), Jack neatly dismantles Richard’s vision—going so far, in a “Monty Python”-esque farcical move, to “pivot” the company from user-facing machine-learning cloud-computing algorithm to B2B,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Airline business only good for the airlinesas much sense as anything in the increasing greed of the airline industry, whic
Airline business only good for the airlines
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
as much sense as anything in the increasing greed of the airline industry, which borders on the obscene. Remember that Monty Python movie where the obese man just keeps eating mountains of food? That’s the airline business in America. And it’s... Read more
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examiner.com
Examiner Exclusive: Inside Life Goes On: Done to Deathwere lots of different design influences from the other members of the team as
Examiner Exclusive: Inside Life Goes On: Done to Death
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
were lots of different design influences from the other members of the team as well, though. I think Ian's love of Monty Python shines through pretty strongly for example. Hickey Jr.: What do you want people to get from this... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Tinnie terrorists’ face 25 years jail‘ISIS cheerleader’ Musa Cerantonio leaves Maidstone mosque. TERRORIST sympathi
‘Tinnie terrorists’ face 25 years jail
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
‘ISIS cheerleader’ Musa Cerantonio leaves Maidstone mosque. TERRORIST sympathisers accused of hatching a Monty Python-style plan to sail a tinnie to Indonesia will be charged with terrorist offences that carry a maximum penalty of 25 years in... Read more
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