Life of Brian

Life of Brian

1979, R, 93 min. Directed by Terry Jones. Starring Terry Jones, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Michael Palin.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Tue., Dec. 18, 2001

Is it Christ or is it Brian? Only the Monty Python crew know for sure in this sacrilegious comedy designed to equally offend all practitioners of organized religion everywhere. It's a case of mistaken identity when Brian, a neighbor of Christ, is misidentified as the Chosen One. This fearless Python comedy screens the day after Christmas (or Brianbris). (For more on the Something Weird Wednesdays series see

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