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How The Beatles’ George Harrison Saved Monty Python’s Life Of Brian

    How The Beatles’ George Harrison Saved Monty Python’s Life Of Brian

As if the group didn’t contribute enough to society already, apparently we have a Beatle to thank for the most wittily blasphemous comedies ever seen on screen. These days, gospel

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George Harrison’s remarkable love affair with Monty Python

    George Harrison’s remarkable love affair with Monty Python

Pythonesque (adj) – denoting a kind of humour that is absurd and unpredictable; zany; surreal. The relationship between rock and roll and cinema in the 1960s and ‘70s was symbiotic.

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How George Harrison saved the legendary Monty Python comedy – Asap Land

    How George Harrison saved the legendary Monty Python comedy – Asap Land

Easter is synonymous with many things, but one of the most recent is ‘Brian’s life’, the great comedy of the Monty Python released in 1979. However, it was about not

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Terry Jones, charter member of Monty Python comedy team, dies at 77 – The Washington Post

    Terry Jones, charter member of Monty Python comedy team, dies at 77 – The Washington Post

By Adam Bernstein  Jan. 22, 2020 at 5:37 a.m. PST Terry Jones, a writer and actor who injected a surreal silliness into pop culture as a charter member of the

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George Harrison financed Life of Brian because he ‘wanted to see it’ | The List

    George Harrison financed Life of Brian because he ‘wanted to see it’ | The List

George Harrison “pawned his house and arranged a loan of $5m” to finance ‘Life of Brian’ simply because he “wanted

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Eric Idle reveals how one of The Beatles saved Life of Brian

    Eric Idle reveals how one of The Beatles saved Life of Brian

British comedy legend Eric Idle has joined Chris Smith in studio, and he’s come armed with some extraordinary tales. The

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Review: John Cleese keeps it loose, a little silly at Orpheum | Living | omaha.com

    Review: John Cleese keeps it loose, a little silly at Orpheum | Living | omaha.com

Perched on a presumably comfy chair, actor, writer and comedian John Cleese answered questions about what’s funny, what’s not, politics,

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How Did The Beatles’ George Harrison Save Monty Python? | moviepilot.com

    How Did The Beatles’ George Harrison Save Monty Python? | moviepilot.com

George Harrison built up an impressive resume as a member of The Beatles: being the first band to play a

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In the music spotlight: Neil Innes | Chicago Sun-Times

    In the music spotlight: Neil Innes | Chicago Sun-Times

British musician, writer and comedian Neil Innes has enjoyed a wide-ranging career as part of the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, close collaborator with Monty Python, TV personality, solo artist, and

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