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Monty Python

Discussion in 'Sensorium' started by Barmy Army, Jul 2, 2006.

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    Best Comedy.Ever.
    The Spanish Inquisition episode is the greatest :)


    But why do they have those odd animated scenes, yeah they're a bit funny,but not SO funny
     
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    Barmy Army Simple mind, simple pleasures... Adored Veteran

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    I'm quite surprised! I didn't so many people from such a wide range of countries would like them. I would have thought it was a bit too 'wierd' for those who don't understand the humour. Of course, the films are a bit more mainstream.

    The Arguement Clinic sketch is brilliant :lol:
     
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    When I was a kid, PBS (Public Television) showed Monty Python late at night. When my parents went to sleep, I'd sneak downstairs and watch Benny Hill & Monty Python. Python was my favorite!!

    I also have to thank PBS for getting me into Doctor Who. Although, it was the theme song that hooked me!
     
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    It's what, Tal?
     
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    Obviously, Barmy has never seen an episode!

    And now for something completely different...
     
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    I have only seen about 10% of the TV sketches and never saw (or remember) anything that is just 'it's...'
     
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    Monty Python is really the biggest thing that Britain has ever given to the USA in the way of comedy.
     
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    well Barmy, given your comment was about the argument clinic and its brilliance, I reckon Tal implies "It's not" - but just for the sake of argument ;)
     
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    "It's" is from most, if not all, the beginnings of the Monty Python show. Usually, it's Michael Palin dressed as a ragged old man who runs up to the screen and says... "It's..."

    Then the Monty Python music starts and so does the show...Good stuff!!
     
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    I'm a huge fan of Monty Python and especially John Cleese.

    ...cannibalism and necrophilia...Jenkins!! Put that down!
     
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    Yeah, I remember that whole "It's" thing. It was how they introduced the show. Palin always seemed to be about to keel over. It's..........
     
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    Parkinson'll be next.
     
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    OoTS

    This might seem familiar
     
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    It didn't have bazouki music!!!
     
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    Spamalot was hilarious, if anyone else saw it... it was better than the movie, and it had some references to their other works.
     
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    Is it just me or is Mel Gibsons remake of The Life of Brian not as funny as the original.
     
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    Monty python, is funny plain and simple.
    -parrot sketch
    -spanish inqusition
    -Holy grail
    -life of brian

    and now for something completely different
    blackadder is good too
     
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