Monty Python And The Holy Grail

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Monty Python And The Holy Grail (1975, UK) is a Comedy-Cult Film directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones.


Main Details

  • Released on May 25, 1975
  • Color
  • Running time: 91 minutes
  • Production Co.: Python (Monty) Pictures (presents) (as Python [Monty] Pictures Ltd) | Michael White Productions (in association with) (as Michael White) | National Film Trustee Company (copyright © 1974) (as National Film Trustee Company Limited)
  • Distribution Co.: EMI Films
  • Directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones
  • Written by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and Thomas Malory (uncredited)
  • Starring: Terry Gilliam, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, Carol Cleveland
  • Edited by John Hackney
  • Cinematography by Terry Bedford


  • King Arthur and his Knights go on a surreal, low-budget search for the Holy Grail, encountering very silly obstacles.


  • AND NOW! AT LAST! Another film completely different from some of the other films which aren't quite the same as this one is
  • Sets the cinema back 900 years!
  • Makes Ben-Hur look like an epic!

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