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The Resource Life of Brian, Handmade Films presents ; produced by John Goldstone ; directed by Terry Jones ; written by John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman ; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd

Life of Brian, Handmade Films presents ; produced by John Goldstone ; directed by Terry Jones ; written by John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman ; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd

Label
Life of Brian
Title
Life of Brian
Statement of responsibility
Handmade Films presents ; produced by John Goldstone ; directed by Terry Jones ; written by John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman ; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd
Title variation
Monty Python's life of Brian
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
HVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; editor, Julian Doyle ; animation and design, Terry Gilliam ; music, Geoffrey Burgon
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Gwen Taylor, Sue Jones-Davis, Spike Milligan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-1989
  • 1942-
  • 1943-
  • 1918-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chapman, Graham
  • Cleese, John
  • Gilliam, Terry
  • Idle, Eric
  • Jones, Terry
  • Palin, Michael
  • Goldstone, John
  • Milligan, Spike
  • Monty Python (Comedy troupe)
  • Handmade Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
94
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
61
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Judaea, Wilderness of
  • Religion
  • Politics and government
  • Religion
  • Middle East
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Life of Brian, Handmade Films presents ; produced by John Goldstone ; directed by Terry Jones ; written by John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman ; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life of Brian [feature film, also called Monty Python's life of Brian] (1979, 94 min.) -- The Pythons [documentary] (1979, ca. 50 min.) / produced by Iain Johnstone; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd. -- other special features (theatrical trailer, commentaries by members of the troupe, 5 deleted scenes, 4 radio ads)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Governing access note
Educational use only
Isbn
9781559409018
Lccn
2006005013
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515010320
  • 00715515010320
  • 043396225923
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43327561
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital surround stereo., RSDL dual-layer edition, Widescreen presentation (1.85:1 theatrical aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life of Brian, Handmade Films presents ; produced by John Goldstone ; directed by Terry Jones ; written by John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman ; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life of Brian [feature film, also called Monty Python's life of Brian] (1979, 94 min.) -- The Pythons [documentary] (1979, ca. 50 min.) / produced by Iain Johnstone; Python (Monty) Pictures Ltd. -- other special features (theatrical trailer, commentaries by members of the troupe, 5 deleted scenes, 4 radio ads)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Governing access note
Educational use only
Isbn
9781559409018
Lccn
2006005013
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515010320
  • 00715515010320
  • 043396225923
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43327561
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital surround stereo., RSDL dual-layer edition, Widescreen presentation (1.85:1 theatrical aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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