Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) IMDb

Creators

Terry Gilliam (director).

Categorization

Parody of Arthurian legendry and medieval times in general. Directed by the two Terrys.

Subject

Arthur, king of the Britons, tries to scrape up a Round Table who can help him quest for the Holy Grail. They’re foiled at every turn by mud and the French.

Commentary

Watch Excalibur (1981) for contrast.

References here: Jabberwocky (1977), “Black Angel” (1980), History of the World: Part I (1981).

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