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Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Fri Sep 20, 2013 4:53 pm
by Garrett Gilchrist
http://www.youtube.com/montypythonet

I have a Youtube channel dedicated to Monty Python rarities. Back in 1996 I created a Monty Python website called PythoNET which was very popular for about six years. It's gone now, but this Youtube channel lives on.

http://www.youtube.com/themontypythonmuseum

This Youtube channel is run by Reinier Wels (Spiny Norman) who does a terrific job finding rare Python footage and bringing it to light.

Here is the wonderful SOTCAA writeup about the history of Monty Python and all sorts of rarities from the original scripts, and so on.
http://sotcaa.org/history/ukonline/python/

Info about the unreleased album "Hastily Cobbled Together For a Fast Buck" - still unreleased!
http://sotcaa.org/history/ukonline/pyth ... stily.html


The focus of my own Python site was largely the more obscure series and projects, like Rutland Weekend Television, At Last the 1948 Show, Out of the Trees, Do Not Adjust Your Set, and indeed Hastily Cobbled. It would be laughably out of date now, and the Youtube channel contains most of that material in video form.


The work of musical Python associate Neil Innes, including the Innes Book of Records series, is well represented here:
http://www.youtube.com/nellym
http://neilinnes.org
http://www.youtube.com/user/NeilinnesOrg

and on the Pirate sites, apparently.

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Sun Oct 06, 2013 1:25 pm
by Garrett Gilchrist
Monty Python - original artwork created for the Paramount Home Video releases based on Gilliam's animations.

http://smollin.com/store/reserve/Monty.htm

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Sun Oct 06, 2013 1:48 pm
by Garrett Gilchrist
At 3:25 in this episode of "It's Marty" with Marty Feldman, Terry Gilliam does his animation thing.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcPyxxtRBwc

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Sun Oct 06, 2013 2:11 pm
by Garrett Gilchrist
At 6:20 in this episode of "It's Marty" with Marty Feldman, Cleese, Chapman, Palin and Jones appear. And Tim Brooke-Taylor, I'd say. Only the audio now exists.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBpyy7gqzRA

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2013 12:49 pm
by Garrett Gilchrist
Comparing the Life of Brian Blu-Ray with the Criterion DVD.
http://www.dvdbeaver.com/film2/dvdrevie ... lu-ray.htm

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2013 1:53 pm
by Nailwraps
A very rare trailer for The Meaning Of Life:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LH8aTeouR4Y

Life Of Brian TV Spot 1:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0-MmKbHHfk

The very fame Life Of Brian debate:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoM46jRJnHM

German opening for And Now For Something Completely Different (with a rare Terry Gilliam animation lasting a glorious 5 seconds):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fb6zQ9wj0Xo

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Sat Nov 16, 2013 8:58 am
by Garrett Gilchrist

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:31 am
by Arnaud

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Wed Nov 20, 2013 5:13 pm
by Garrett Gilchrist
Monty Python fans! You should follow The Monty Python Museum on Youtube. Reinier has done an amazing job tracking down rare projects by the team. Let's help him out a little right now. He's going to buy a very rare recording of the deleted Flying Circus sketch "Choreographed Party Political Broadcast" to be digitally restored. The cost is $105 to do so - high for such a short clip, but if a few people throw him $10 it's no trouble at all. He does great work and deserves the help. His Paypal is itsmartyfeldman (at) gmail .com.
www.youtube.com/user/themontypythonmuseum

Re: Monty Python Thread

PostPosted: Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:53 am
by Garrett Gilchrist