Life of Brian (1979)
Set in 33 A.D. Judea where the exasperated Romans try to impose order, it is a time of chaos and change with no shortage of messiahs and followers willing to believe them. Brian who is born on the original Christmas, in the stable next door, spends his life being mistaken for a messiah.
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Film Freak Central
April 07, 2008 Boys of my generation memorize the Monty Python repertoire as a buttress against the terror of losing their virginity.Read in Source
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)
May 10, 2012 It looked back 2000 years for its comic content, but was a decade ahead in provoking Christian controversy. Yet how much hotter would the steaming Pilate of blasphemy-accusations have got if the Pythons had included their scripted mockeries of Zionism?Read in Source
September 11, 2009 Brian contains too many hilarious bits to single out the best.Read in Source
June 18, 2004 Funny, in that peculiar British way where jokes are told sideways, with the obvious point and then the delayed zinger.Read in Source
Common Sense Media
December 31, 2010 Sandaled Python pic too irreverent for young kids.
February 09, 2006 Python successfully lampoon religious attitudes rather than religion itself.Read in Source
September 11, 2009 I've always considered it the group's nadir; it seems toothlessly silly.Read in Source
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
October 13, 2010 It's a Mel Brooks kind of Jewish joke film made by gentiles.Read in Source
February 06, 2014 Only a select few of [Monty Python's] truest fans will appreciate the message they convey in a movie that actively mocks the concept of organized religion while making us laugh along with them.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...