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A box office success, Jones directed the next two features: Monty Python's Life of Brian (1979) and Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) – with fellow Python Terry Gilliam co-directing on Holy Grail and The Meaning of Life. https://youtu.be/aczPDGC3f8UVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Mr Creosote – Monty Python's The Meaning of Life[...]
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The stories and sketches Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, and Terry Gilliam have heavily influenced generaations. Every 10 years, Monty Python reunites to tell and retell their stories about pitching the idea to the BBC, creative process of the television series, and shooting the films The last time the six were[...]
Taika Waititi
Apple's upcoming tv series Time Bandits, based on the 1981 film from Terry Gilliam, will have a pretty perfect co-writer and director- Taika Waititi. Taika WaititiPhoto by Andrea Raffin / Shutterstock.com The New Zealander filmmaker will be co-writing and directing the pilot for the series (it Apple picks it up), which will be co-produced by Anonymous Content, Paramount Television and[...]
'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' Opens in US Theaters Next Month, Here's a New Trailer
At long last, Terry Gilliam's seemingly impossible dream will come to US/North American theaters beginning next month- The Man Who Killed Don Quixote An almost 30-year odyssey, the film has jousted it's fair share of windmill giants before finally landing a distributor after Amazon pulled out. Adam Driver and Jonathan Pryce in "The Man Who Killed Don[...]
Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' WILL Release in North America!
Its been a hell of a year for filmmaker Terry Gilliam and his 25+ year quest to complete and release his The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. After Amazon pulled their planned North America distribution of the film earlier this year, the legal troubles, and the almost-didn't-happen premiere during Cannes- it appears US residents WILL have the[...]
Time Bandits
It appears that Apple is in the process of closing a bid to secure the rights to turn Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits film into a tv series, which they are actively planning on developing. It's been a tough and yet awesome year for Gilliam fans, as his almost 30-year epic quest to finish and release The Man Who Killed[...]
What's Going on with Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' Now?
Okay, so, this is super disappointing and confusing on multiple levels but we've got the latest on the almost 30-year epic of Terry Gilliam's quest to finish and release The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. Reports (Io9, Screen Rant) are surfacing that Gilliam has "lost the rights" to his film, which is not correct[...]
At Long Last, Terry Gilliam Has Screened "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote"
We are so pleased to report that after almost 30 years, Terry Gilliam was finally able to show The Man Who Killed Don Quixote to an audience Closing out the famed Cannes Film Festival Saturday night, the gathered audience treated the 77 year old filmmaker to a standing ovation last almost 15 minutes long.  Why you ask?[...]
Terry Gilliam Says He Didn't Have a Stroke, It Was a Perforated Artery
Let us first say how glad we are the medical issues Terry Gilliam was suffering from last week have worked themselves out in a non-deadly way. Terry Gilliam attends a screening of 'Julieta' at the annual 69th Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 17, 2016 in Cannes, France.Photo by Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com Early reports[...]
Updates on Terry Gilliam, Cannes Decision, and More
Late last night we reported, as did pretty much everyone, that filmmaker Terry Gilliam had suffered a stroke while home in England But now, at least according to Deadline, it appears the 77-year-old did not in fact suffer a stroke, but came down with some kind of illness. The outlet says that exec producer Jeremy Thomas told them[...]
Terry Gilliam during the 72th Venice Film Festival 2015 in Venice, Italy
Monty Python member Terry Gilliam has reportedly suffered a stroke, but is currently at home after being released from the hospital.  The report comes from a French newspaper (which google translate hasn't done the best job of). VENICE, ITALY – SEPTEMBER 07: Terry Gilliam during the 72th Venice Film Festival 2015 in Venice, ItalyPhoto By Matteo Chinellato Filmmaker Gilliam[...]
Watch: Trailer for Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote'
Five years is a crazy long time for any film to be in production these days, so take into account the 18 years Terry Gilliam has been developing his The Man Who Killed Don Quixote The Monty Python member has long called the film his passion project, and we finally have a trailer to show off some[...]
netflix
The streaming service giant has acquired the entire Python catalogue of films, Flying Circus episodes, and various live performances and will be launching them sometime later this year. Credit: Netflix The UK and Canada Netflix subscribers will actually get access to everything on April 15th (at least according to Deadline), but the US won't until sometime later in[...]
17 Years Into The Quest, Monty Python's Terry Gilliam Has Wrapped Production On Don Quixote
Or actually, one man who killed Don Quixote. Yes, after nearly twenty years of setbacks and hardships, Terry Gilliam's The Man Who Killed Don Quixote wrapped production Sunday morning, with Gilliam taking to Facebook to make the announcement: Few productions have ever faced the mountain of problems that Gilliam's project has, with a laundry list of disasters[...]
The Lost Tale of Arrakis – Jodorowsky's Dune
Unlike Lost in La Mancha where Terry Gilliam's film was tantalisingly close to completion until illness and costs beset its downfall Jodorowsky's Dune is a good study of controlling excess, managing expectations and realising when you had bitten off far more than you could chew. Phil Harris (@PhilipGHarris) is a games developer and writer currently working[...]
Reflecting On The Future Of 12 Monkeys
By Brandon Engel While Terry Gilliam may have gotten his start in the comedy troupe Monty Python, he has become something of an authority when it comes to dark, genre filmmaking All of Terry Gilliam's early films had at least some elements of science-fiction or fantasy stories, including Time Bandits and Brazil, but he became an[...]
Paddington Is Love Actually Meets Brazil
This is not a London that exists, but an amalgamation of the Londons that have existed, in truth and in imagination, not dissimilar to Richard Curtis' Love Actually and Notting Hill, but richly portrayed in a manner closer to Terry Gilliam Because, while the London it shows is a chocolate box of delights, it is also[...]
Good Signs For Good Omens – Neil Gaiman Updates Us On The Project
Good Omens, the book by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, has long been talked about as a possible movie or television adaptation as far back as 2002 when it was being championed by Terry Gilliam At the time rumors included involvement from Johnny Depp and the late Robin Williams Most of the funding was in[...]
Monty Python Live (Mostly): One Down, Five to Go – The Perils Of High-Def
He's always been the most musically-inclined of the group (and given that this was filmed at the end of a 2-week run, his singing voice is in amazing shape), and that musical hook (along with Terry Gilliam's distinctive visuals) has made Python, as a concept, easily recognizable, and broadened their merchandising reach, allowing them to[...]
Official U.S. Trailer For Terry Gilliam's Zero Theorem
The Zero Theorem is the latest film from Terry Gilliam of Monty Python and the director of Brazil and Twelve Monkeys It was released last March in the U.K but is finally set for a U.S release on August 19th The movie stars Christoph Waltz and Melanie Thierry and is said to be about a[...]
Lying In The Gutters – 3rd February 2014 – Terry Gilliam Beats The Superbowl
When the porn parody version of Quicksilver looks better than the actual movie version… So what have you been reading this week? Well, top of the list, that's what happens when Terry Gilliam links to Bleeding Cool on his Facebook page… I also reckon the Geoff Johns story will get some extra play later this week! Top[...]