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Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut 

A documentary on the history on British comedy group Monty Python. Features interviews with the five surviving members plus other comedians and artists whose careers they have influenced.
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Series cast summary:
Eric Idle ...  Himself 6 episodes, 2009
John Cleese ...  Himself 6 episodes, 2009
Michael Palin ...  Himself 6 episodes, 2009
Terry Gilliam ...  Himself 6 episodes, 2009
Terry Jones ...  Himself 6 episodes, 2009
Danny Scheinmann ...  Abe Appenheimer 6 episodes, 2009
Barry Cryer Barry Cryer ...  Himself 5 episodes, 2009
David Sherlock David Sherlock ...  Himself 5 episodes, 2009
Steve Coogan ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Phill Jupitus ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Bill Oddie ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Neil Innes Neil Innes ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Julian Doyle ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Eddie Izzard ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Nancy Lewis Nancy Lewis ...  Herself 3 episodes, 2009
John Goldstone John Goldstone ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Carol Cleveland ...  Herself 5 episodes, 2009
Dan Aykroyd ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Sanjeev Bhaskar ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Robert Hewison Robert Hewison ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Bruce Dickinson ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Russell Brand ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
John Du Prez John Du Prez ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Tim Brooke-Taylor ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2009
Olivia Harrison ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2009
Dave Howman Dave Howman ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
John Massey John Massey ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
André Jacquemin André Jacquemin ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
Art Mortimer Art Mortimer ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
Seth Green ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
Nick Mason ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
Stephen Merchant ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
Simon Pegg ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
Tim Roth ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2009
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A documentary on the history on British comedy group Monty Python. Features interviews with the five surviving members plus other comedians and artists whose careers they have influenced.

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UK

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English

Release Date:

18 October 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Monty Python - Fast die ganze Wahrheit See more »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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(6 parts)

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This documentary series consists of six episodes. The running time per episode is just under one hour; so the total running time of the show would be 5 1/2 to 6 hours. The 1h 47min running time listed here on imdb only refers to a special cut shown in one particular cinema, for one night only; this 107min. listing is therefore a bit pointless. See more »

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What more could you want?
26 April 2018 | by jellopukeSee all my reviews

The best look at the Pythons and pretty much covers their whole careers (as the group) as best as it can. Sure it would have been nice to talk a bit about what they did outside the group, but this was billed as being about Python, not about the individual members. Besides, any show that leaves you wanting even more of what you got, has to have been worthwhile. Totally recommended for Python fans.


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