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Oh you're in the wrong room. This is abuse.
but when it's great it's really great
Life Of Brian is one of the funniest films ever made. I guess the other thing to remember is the influence they had on the next generation which included the Not The Nine O'clock News bunch and any number of the 'alternative' comedy stars
fave sketch; the film version of Blackmail
they're just sometimes few and far between
These days it's a dead heat between Idle and Palin, while Cleese leaves me stony-faced.
Graham whatshisname is fucking funny in Life of Brian too, something I hadn't fully appreciated back when I first saw it.
he stops being as funny.
(Still great in Fawlty Towers though)
has just become an embittered old bitch these days. He's less than complimentary about the other Pythons, and seems to base everything he does around paying off his ex-wives.
now you've seen it in public life it's hard not to see him the same way in python, kind of overbearing and annoying.