• A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman (2012)

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Release Date: 2012

DVD Release Date: February 12th, 2013

R|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
A flawed biography of one of the founders of "Monty Python's Flying Circus."

Cast: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Carol Cleveland, Philip Bulcock, Stephen Fry

Director: Bill Jones , Jeff Simpson , Ben Timlett

Genres: Comedy, Animated

Production Co: Brainstorm Media

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  • The film only really has a pulse when it switches to live action in a few brief archival snippets, most memorably in John Cleese's appropriately outrageous eulogy for his late friend, an offering in the name of "anything for him, but mindless good taste." show more

  • The results are exactly as patchwork as that sounds, with sequences of rowdy, sacrilegious invention punctuated by long spells of tedium. show more

  • Like a lesser Python entry ("The Meaning of Life"?), it's alternately brilliant and frustrating. show more

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