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Monty Python Legend Terry Jones Passes Away Age 77

"Monty Python" Legend Terry Jones Passes Away, Age 77

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/aczPDGC3f8UJones directed a few more features and more on television but concentrated primarily on acting and writing[...]


Monty Python 50 Years of Contemporary Relevance [OPINION]

"Monty Python" 50 Years of Contemporary Relevance [OPINION]

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[...]


Time Bandits TV Series at Apple Gains Taika Waititi Will Co-Write and Direct

'Time Bandits' TV Series at Apple Gains Taika Waititi, Will Co-Write and Direct

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.[caption id="attachment_1000405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Taika WaititiPhoto by Andrea Raffin / Shutterstock.com[/caption]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[...]

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Opens in US Theaters Next Month Heres a New Trailer

'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.[caption id="attachment_826799" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Adam Driver and Jonathan Pryce in "The[...]

Terry Gilliams The Man Who Killed Don Quixote WILL Release in North America

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[...]

Apple Closing Deal for TV Rights to Time Bandits Plans for Series

Apple Closing Deal for TV Rights to 'Time Bandits', Plans for Series

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[...]

Whats Going on with Terry Gilliams The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Now

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 To dive right in,[...]

At Long Last Terry Gilliam Has Screened The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

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 Didnt Have a Stroke It Was a Perforated Artery

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.[caption id="attachment_850204" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 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[...]

Updates on Terry Gilliam Cannes Decision and More

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[...]

UPDATE- Terry Gilliam Suffers Stroke Amazon Pulls Distribution For Quixote

UPDATE- Terry Gilliam Suffers Stroke, Amazon Pulls Distribution For 'Quixote'

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).[caption id="attachment_844315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 07: Terry Gilliam during the 72th Venice Film Festival 2015 in Venice, ItalyPhoto[...]

Watch: Trailer for Terry Gilliams The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

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 Has the Entire Monty Python Catalogue Will Launch Later This Year

Netflix Has the Entire Monty Python Catalogue, Will Launch Later This Year

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.[caption id="attachment_752780" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]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[...]

17 Years Into The Quest Monty Pythons Terry Gilliam Has Wrapped Production On Don Quixote

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 &#8211 Jodorowskys Dune

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

Reflecting On The Future Of 12 Monkeys

By Brandon EngelWhile 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

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[...]