UPCOMING SCREENINGS


7/27/18 Rochester, NY - Kodak Theater HOLY GRAIL AND JOHN CLEESE

7/28/18 Baltimore, NY - The Lyric HOLY GRAIL AND JOHN CLEESE

7/29/18 Lubbock, TX - Alamo Drafthouse Lubbock SING-ALONG

8/5/18 Katy, TX - Alamo La Centerra

8/8-8/11/18 Dayton, OH - Victoria Theatre Association - 35mm PRINT!

8/17-8/18/18 Jackson, OH - Southern Hills Arts Council and Markay Cultural Arts Center

8/17, 8/18, 8/19/18 Coos Bay, OR - Egyptian Theatre

8/31/18 Minneapolis, MN - Parkway Theatre - 35mm PRINT!

8/31-9118 Denver, CO - Esquire

9/6/18 Omaha, NE - Joslyn Art Museum

9/19/18 Manville, NJ - Reading Cinema Manville

9/22/18 Westminster, CO - City of Westminster

Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Monty Python is on a medieval quest in their first feature film Monty Python and The Holy Grail. England 932 A.D and King Arthur (Graham Chapman) accompanied by his trusty servant Patsy (Terry Gilliam) is seeking Knights to join his Round Table at Camelot. Arthur confronts two guards preoccupied with swallows, argues with a group of constitutional peasants, challenges a Black Knight who comes apart at the seams and witnesses the outing of a witch before enrolling his first knight, Bedevere the Wise (Terry Jones). Other knights follow: Sir Lancelot the Brave (John Cleese), Sir Galahad the Pure (Michael Palin) and the not-quite-so-brave Sir Robin (Eric Idle). Avoiding the singing dancers of Camelot, Arthur and his Knights are inspired by God to quest together for the Holy Grail. But taunted and humiliated by the French, they decide go their separate ways. Sir Robin is confronted by a Three-Headed Knight, Sir Lancelot hacks his way through a wedding to save a damsel in distress, Arthur and Bedevere, warned by a Soothsayer, meet the shrubbery loving Knights of Ni while Sir Galahad almost falls to the temptation of the virgins of Castle Anthrax. The Knights join up again and after an arduous journey encounter Tim the Enchanter who leads them to the cave, guarded by a foul creature, wherein an ancient inscription reveals the whereabouts of the Grail. The Bridge of Death claims its victims and only Arthur and Bedevere reach the final resting place of the Holy Grail, only to be thwarted by old adversaries.

UPCOMING SCREENINGS


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Monty Python's Life of Brian

Monty Python delivers a scathing, anarchic satire of both religion and Hollywood's depiction of all things biblical with their second film. The setting is Judea 33 A.D, a time of poverty and chaos, with no shortage of messiahs, followers willing to believe in them, and exasperated Romans trying to impose some order. At the centre of it all is Brian Cohen (Graham Chapman), a reluctant would-be messiah who rises to prominence as a result of a series of absurd and truly hilarious circumstances providing ample opportunity for the entire ensemble (John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, and Chapman) to shine in multiple roles as they mock everyone and everything from ex-lepers, Pontius Pilate, the art of haggling to crazy prophets, Roman centurions, and crucifixion.