Life of Brian(Movie, 1979)

| 1h 34min | Genre: Comedy
Life of BrianRating: 3.9/5 (with 1,107 votes)
Monty Python's Life of Brian, also known as Life of Brian, is a 1979 British comedy film starring and written by the comedy group Monty Python (Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin). It was also directed by Jones. The film tells the story of Brian Cohen (played by Chapman), a young Jewish man who is born on the same day as—and next door to—Jesus Christ, and is subsequently mistaken for the Messiah. Following the withdrawal of funding by EMI Films just days before production was scheduled to begin, long-time Monty Python fan and former member of the Beatles, George Harrison, arranged financing for Life of Brian through the formation of his company HandMade Films.... ()
Movie poster of Life of Brian

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Available languages: English (Original)
Available subtitles: Chinese (Mandarin) (Traditional Chinese), Spanish, French, Chinese (Mandarin) (Simplified Chinese), English
Duration: 1h 34min
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About Life of Brian

Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the pompous Pontius Pilate and acronym-obsessed members of a separatist movement. Rife with Monty Python's signature absurdity, the tale finds Brian's life paralleling Biblical lore, albeit with many more laughs.

Trailer for Life of Brian + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Additional Information

Production country: United Kingdom (UK)
Plays in: Asia
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Latin (LA)
Translated into 26 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/17/1979
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Monty Pythonův Život Briana"
"Monty Python's Das Leben des Brian"
"Brian of Nazareth"
"Jesus Christ: Lust for Glory"
"Monty Python's Life of Brian"
"The Gospel According to St. Brian"
"Profeten Brians liv og historie"
Budget: 4,000,000 USD
Revenue: 20,045,115 USD (= 501%)

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