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Palin, Michael

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

102 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of the legend of King Arthur, the king recruits the Knights of the Round Table. He is soon joined by Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Galahad the Chaste and the Pure, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir- Lancelot, and Sir Not-Appearing-In-This-Film. God sends them on a quest to find the Holy Grail. Along the way they encounter a plague-ridden community, the Knights who say Ni, a killer rabbit, and more
The complete Monty Python's flying circus by Ian MacNaughton( Visual )

138 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy sketches and animation from the influential British comedy show
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

63 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. This is the original 142 minute director's cut edition of the film assembled from both the European and American versions
A fish called Wanda by Charles Crichton( Visual )

48 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sexy American diamonds lover Wanda and her boyfriend Otto are in England to plot alongside George and Ken the robbery of a diamond collection. Wanda and Otto want the stolen diamonds for themselves, and inform the police about George, not knowing that he has already moved the diamonds to another secret place. Wanda thinks the best way to find out is by getting close to George's lawyer, Archie Leach."--Www. imdb. com
Time bandits by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

76 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troupe of tiny bandits, challenged with the task of patching up the handiwork of a Supreme Being who was forced into creating the world in only 6 days, instead steal the priceless map of the universe. Accompanied by an English school boy (Warnock), they are swept away on a whirlwind adventure through time and space, encountering bizarre incarnations of Napoelon (Holm), Robinhood (Cleese), Agamemnon (Connery), and others
Monty Python's Life of Brian by Terry Jones( Visual )

58 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Arthur Christmas( Visual )

18 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
Hemingway's chair by Michael Palin( Book )

52 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a British post office, injustice arrives in the guise of modernization. The mild-mannered assistant, Martin Sproale, an admirer of Hemingway must decide whether to accept it passively, or fight for what he believes, like his hero would
The truth by Michael Palin( Book )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Keith Mabbut is at a crossroads in his life. A professional writer of some repute, he has reached the age of fifty-six with nothing resembling the success of his two great literary heroes, George Orwell and Albert Camus. When he is offered the opportunity of a lifetime-- to write the biography of the elusive Hamish Melville, a widely respected and highly influential activist and humanitarian-- he seizes the chance to write something meaningful. His search to find out the real story behind the legend takes Mabbut to the lush landscapes and environmental hotspots of India. The more he discovers about Melville, the more he admires him-- and the more he connects with an idealist who wanted to make a difference. But is his quarry really who he claims to be? As Keith discovers, the truth can be whatever we make it"--Publisher's web site
Monty Python's The meaning of life by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

67 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Python presents a glimpse into the true meaning of life (and fish). Preceeded by the exciting adventure film, "The Crimson Permanent Assurance."
Around the world in 80 days by Michael Palin( Book )

45 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of the story of, and the story behind the making of the BBC television series
Life of Brian by Terry Jones( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and German and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Himalaya by Michael Palin( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tour of the Himalayan countryside and an introduction to the indigenous people
Monty Python's The meaning of life( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedic sketches and musical numbers covering every stage of life
Jack and the beanstalk by Eric Metaxas( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the classic British tale of young Jack, who stumbles into a hilarious series of misadventures with a dim-witted ogre and his spouse
The human face by John Cleese( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A veil of 44 muscles stretched over your skull or a summary of your identity? Everybody has one but what do we really know about them? This is the definitive story of the human face around the world."--Container
Michael Palin's New Europe by John-Paul Davidson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel into territory that was once forbidden - the new Europe previously shrouded behind the Iron Curtain. Now that the Iron Curtain has lifted and the Cold War is over, Michael can enjoy a new freedom to roam unhindered across an unexplored swathe of this continent. From Estonia in the north to Turkey in the south, where Europe reaches out to Asia across the Bosphorus, Michael's journey takes him through twenty countries, some Central European, some Eastern European, some straddling continents, and all compelling
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be astounded by the fifth largest country in the world, from the lost world of Amazonia, to the buzzing cities of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paolo, a city of 30 million, where the super rich commute by helicopter. Meet remote tribes who pit their survival skills against gold diggers and loggers. In the entertaining company of good-natured host Michael Palin, delight in the spectacular landscape, food, music, beach life and unique cultural heritage of a rising global power
Sahara by Michael Palin( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this exhausting journey, Michael will pass through the rock of Gibraltar to Morocco, Mauritania, Mali, and beyond. His route takes him across sand-seas, along treacherous rivers, through oases, and over mountain ranges
The mirrorstone by Michael Palin( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English schoolboy is snatched into another world by the magician scientist Salaman, who forces him to brave underwater terrors in a quest for the priceless Mirrorstone
 
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail
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Michael Palin acteur britannique

Michael Palin aktor brytyjski (Latający Cyrk Monty Pythona)

Michael Palin attore britannico

Michael Palin britischer Schauspieler und Sänger, Mitglied von Monty Python

Michael Palin britisk komikar og skodespelar

Michael Palin britisk komiker og skuespiller

Michael Palin Brits acteur

Michael Palin brittisk komiker och skådespelare

Michael Palin histrio

Palin, Michael

Palin, Michael Edward

Palin, Michael Edward 1943-

Майкл Пелін

Майкъл Пейлин

Мајкл Палин

Пейлин, Майкл

Մայքլ Փեյլին

מייקל פיילין

مايكل پيلين

مایکل پیلین بازیگر و کمدین بریتانیایی

மைக்கேல் பாலின்

마이클 페일린

パリン, マイケル

ペイリン, マイケル

ペリン, マイケル

マイケル・ペイリン

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The complete Monty Python's flying circusBrazilTime banditsMonty Python's Life of BrianHemingway's chairMonty Python's The meaning of lifeAround the world in 80 daysLife of Brian