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A British comedy group made up of six men (John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones and Graham Chapman) that produced a television sketch comedy called Monty Python's Flying Circus and multiple films.

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Who killed the Famous Historian?

At the end of Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Earlier in the film, we see Frank murdered by an unknown knight dressed similarly to the Knights of the Round Table. However, the knight who kills him ...
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Why did the executioner tie a coconut to a bird?

Early on in Monty Python and the Holy Grail, we see an executioner in town tying a coconut to a bird before it flies off. Why did the executioner tie a coconut to a ...
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Monty Python reference in Harry Potter?

I just watched this Monty Python sketch and instantly noticed the mention of "Cockroach Clusters" as a kind of confectionery (skip to 2:44 in the video below): But ...
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References to Monty Python's Holy Grail in A Song of Ice and Fire

In A Dance with Dragons, when the sellswords of the talk between themselves, one says about Daenerys' Unsullied that they are the kind that don't break and run when you fart in their general ...
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What legend did the guy with the ship-hat represent in Time Bandits?

I am curious about the gigantic "big boat for a hat guy" played by Ian Muir in the Time of Legends part of "Time Bandits". Was he a Monty Python whimsy created by Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin or ...
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What was the intended ending of Monty Python and the Holy Grail?

I've heard from many sources that the ending to Monty Python and the Holy Grail (where it abruptly ends just before an invasion on the French castle, due to the police arriving to arrest the cast) was ...