Life's questions are 'answered' in a series of outrageous vignettes, beginning with a staid London insurance company which transforms before our eyes into a pirate ship. Then there's the National Health doctors who try to claim a healthy liver from a still-living donor. The world's most voracious glutton brings the art of vomiting to new heights before his spectacular demise.

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  1. Terry Jones

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Terry Gilliam

    Director, Screenplay

  3. Eric Idle


  4. John Cleese


  5. Michael Palin


  6. Graham Chapman


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  1. Terry Gilliam

    Terry Gilliam

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  2. Graham Chapman

    Graham Chapman

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  3. John Cleese

    John Cleese

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  4. Eric Idle

    Eric Idle

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  5. Terry Jones

    Terry Jones

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  6. Michael Palin

    Michael Palin

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 47m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • March 31, 1983
    R, Theatrical



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