Life of Brian

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Movie"He's not the messiah...he's just a naughty boy."

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Looking to watch 'Life of Brian' in the comfort of your own home? Tracking down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or watch the Terry Jones-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to do the heavy lifting.

We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'Life of Brian' on each platform when they are available. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'Life of Brian' right now, here are some details about the Handmade Films, Python (Monty) Pictures Limited comedy flick.

Released August 17th, 1979, 'Life of Brian' stars Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle The R movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 34 min, and received a user score of 78 (out of 100) on TMDb, which collated reviews from 4,269 top users.

What, so now you want to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "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."

'Life of Brian' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Netflix, Amazon Video, YouTube, Netflix basic with Ads, Apple iTunes, and Google Play Movies .

'Life of Brian' Release Dates

Watch in Movie Theaters on August 17th, 1979 - Buy Life of Brian Movie Tickets
Watch on DVD or Blu-ray starting November 16th, 1999 - Buy Life of Brian DVD