Life of Brian (1979)

"He wasn't the messiah. He was a very naughty boy."
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R 1 hr 34 minAug 17th, 1979Comedy
Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the pompous Pontius Pilate and acronym-obsessed members of a separatist movement. Rife with Monty Python's signature absurdity, the tale finds Brian's life paralleling Biblical lore, albeit with many more laughs.
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Movie Details

Theatrical Release:August 17th, 1979
On DVD & Blu-ray:November 16th, 1999 - Buy DVD
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Python (Monty) Pictures Limited, HandMade Films
Movie Tags:parody, religion, satire