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Born: November 22, 1940 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Medicine Lake, Minnesota, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Man Who Killed Don Quixote, The (2016)
A contemporary story of how a man who made a "Don Quixote" movie in the past is affected by that film along with others around him.
3.
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, The (2009)
A fantastical morality tale, set in the present-day. It tells the story of Dr. Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a traveling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of g
4.
Brothers Grimm, The (2005) as Director
Legendary fairytale scribes, brothers Will and Jake Grimm, travel around the Napoleonic countryside vanquishing monsters and demons in exchange for quick money. But when the French authorities figure out their scheme, the con men are forced to contend with a real magical curse when they enter an enc
5.
Tideland (2005)
Jeliza-Rose is a young child in a very unusual situation - both parents are junkies. When her mother dies, she embarks on a strange journey with her father, Noah, a rock'n roll musician well past his time. Jeliza-Rose escapes the vast loneliness of her new home into the fantasy world that exists in
6.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) as Director
Journalist Raoul Duke and his lawyer Dr Gonzo drive from LA to Las Vegas on a drugs binge. They nominally cover news stories, including a convention on drug abuse, but also sink deeper into a frightening psychedelic otherworld. As Vietnam, Altamont and the Tate killings impinge from the world of TV
7.
12 Monkeys (1995) as Director
The year is 2035 and humankind subsists in a desolate netherworld following the eradication of 99% of the Earth's population, a holocaust that makes the planet's surface uninhabitable, and mankind's destiny uncertain. A desperate group of scientists secure a reluctant volunteer, Cole, to embark on a
8.
The Fisher King (1991) as Director
A DJ tries to help a homeless madman whose life he had unwittingly ruined.
9.
Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989) as Director
Baron Munchausen, with the help of a little girl and his four assistants, saves a town from being taken by the Turks.
11.
Brazil (1985) as Director
A clerk in a bureaucratic future world becomes an enemy of the state when he falls in love.
12.
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) as Special Sequence Director
13.
Time Bandits (1981) as Director
A young boy embarks on an adventure through time with a group of runaway dwarfs.
14.
Jabberwocky (1977) as Director
After the death of his father the young cooper 'Dennis Cooper' goes to town where he has to pass several adventures. The town and the whole kingdom is threatened by a terrible monster called 'Jabberwocky'. Will Dennis make his fortune? Is anyone brave enough to defeat the monster? A medieval tale with Pythonesque humour.
15.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) as Director
We follow King Arthur and his knights in their search for the Holy Grail. Thisisn't your average medieval knights and horses story - for a start, due to a shortage in the kingdom, all the horses have been replaced by servants clopping coconuts together !

Cast (feature film)

16.
Absolutely Anything (2017)
Disillusioned schoolteacher Neil Clarke is suddenly granted the ability to do anything he wishes. These powers are bestowed upon him by a group of aliens, who are watching him from outer space. Unbeknownst to Neil, how he employs his newfound powers will dictate the fate of mankind. One wrong move a
17.
Monty Python: The Meaning of Live (2015)
Since the group's earliest days, Monty Python has performed its signature, surreal humor in live shows. Here, we dive into the history of Python's stage work and the genesis of some of its most well-known pieces as they prepare for their last-ever live show.
18.
Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Jupiter's life is a miserable disappointment until she learns that her genetic signature marks her for an extraordinary inheritance that could alter the balance of the cosmos.
19.
For No Good Reason (2013)
A portrait of artist Ralph Steadman, most frequently celebrated for his illustrations accompanying the writings of Hunter S Thompson and their collaborations identified as the Gonzo school of journalism that emerged during the turbulent eras of Vietnam and Nixon. Here, Johnny Depp appears at Steadma
20.
For No Good Reason (2013)
A portrait of artist Ralph Steadman, most frequently celebrated for his illustrations accompanying the writings of Hunter S Thompson and their collaborations identified as the Gonzo school of journalism that emerged during the turbulent eras of Vietnam and Nixon. Here, Johnny Depp appears at Steadma
21.
Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)
An exploration of the life and career of the multi-talented singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. Friends, family and colleagues talk about the troubled and brilliant Nilsson, and home movies and excerpts from his recently discovered oral autobiography are included.
22.
Enfermes Dehors (2006)
The delirious misadventures of a homeless man who champions the powerless after finding and wearing a policeman's uniform.
23.
Breakfast with Hunter (2003) as Interviewee
An intimate look at the real-life trials and triumphs of the infamous outlaw journalist Dr. Hunter S. Thompson. The self-described "most elderly dope fiend in America" who created his own genre of writing- gonzo journalism- and changed the nature of American journalism forever.
24.
Lost in La Mancha (2002) as Himself
A documentary that details and depicts the pre-production and the first six days of production of acclaimed director Terry Gilliam's ill-fated attempt to film "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" in late 2000. Piece by piece, the entire production ended up falling apart. A series of events conspire to s
25.
Spies Like Us (1985) as Dr Imhaus
A pair of naive guys with aspirations to become government spies have their wish come true only to find out that they''re being used as decoys for a real spy team.
28.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Another Person Further Forward; Blood-And-Thunder Prophet; Geoffrey--A Passerby; Jailer; Masked Commando; Revolutionary
Irreverent satire of Biblical films and religious intolerance focuses on Brian, a Jew in Roman-occupied Judea. After joining up with an anti-Roman political organization, Brian is mistaken for a prophet, and becomes a reluctant Messiah.
30.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) as Keeper Of The Bridge Of Death; Patsy--Arthur'S Servant; Weird Old Man
We follow King Arthur and his knights in their search for the Holy Grail. Thisisn't your average medieval knights and horses story - for a start, due to a shortage in the kingdom, all the horses have been replaced by servants clopping coconuts together !
31.
And Now For Something Completely Different (1974)
This first feature by the Monty Python troup is a kind of greatest hits album with some of the most popular sketches and animated bus from their long-running television series.

Writer (feature film)

32.
Man Who Killed Don Quixote, The (2016)
A contemporary story of how a man who made a "Don Quixote" movie in the past is affected by that film along with others around him.
33.
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, The (2009)
A fantastical morality tale, set in the present-day. It tells the story of Dr. Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a traveling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of g
34.
Tideland (2005)
Jeliza-Rose is a young child in a very unusual situation - both parents are junkies. When her mother dies, she embarks on a strange journey with her father, Noah, a rock'n roll musician well past his time. Jeliza-Rose escapes the vast loneliness of her new home into the fantasy world that exists in
35.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) as Screenwriter
Journalist Raoul Duke and his lawyer Dr Gonzo drive from LA to Las Vegas on a drugs binge. They nominally cover news stories, including a convention on drug abuse, but also sink deeper into a frightening psychedelic otherworld. As Vietnam, Altamont and the Tate killings impinge from the world of TV
36.
Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989) as Screenwriter
Baron Munchausen, with the help of a little girl and his four assistants, saves a town from being taken by the Turks.
37.
Brazil (1985) as Screenwriter
A clerk in a bureaucratic future world becomes an enemy of the state when he falls in love.
38.
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) as Screenwriter
39.
40.
Time Bandits (1981) as Screenwriter
A young boy embarks on an adventure through time with a group of runaway dwarfs.
41.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Screenwriter
Irreverent satire of Biblical films and religious intolerance focuses on Brian, a Jew in Roman-occupied Judea. After joining up with an anti-Roman political organization, Brian is mistaken for a prophet, and becomes a reluctant Messiah.
42.
Jabberwocky (1977) as Screenwriter
After the death of his father the young cooper 'Dennis Cooper' goes to town where he has to pass several adventures. The town and the whole kingdom is threatened by a terrible monster called 'Jabberwocky'. Will Dennis make his fortune? Is anyone brave enough to defeat the monster? A medieval tale with Pythonesque humour.
43.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) as Screenwriter
We follow King Arthur and his knights in their search for the Holy Grail. Thisisn't your average medieval knights and horses story - for a start, due to a shortage in the kingdom, all the horses have been replaced by servants clopping coconuts together !
44.
And Now For Something Completely Different (1974) as Screenwriter
This first feature by the Monty Python troup is a kind of greatest hits album with some of the most popular sketches and animated bus from their long-running television series.

Producer (feature film)

45.
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, The (2009)
A fantastical morality tale, set in the present-day. It tells the story of Dr. Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a traveling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of g
46.
Piano Tuner of Earthquakes, The (2005)
The night before her marriage, the very beautiful opera singer Malvina is murdered on stage, in front of her public. The disturbing Docteur Droz takes her corpse to a strange and gigantic dwelling by the ocean, where he makes musical automata. He takes on a piano tuner, Felisberto, to look after his
47.
Time Bandits (1981) as Producer
A young boy embarks on an adventure through time with a group of runaway dwarfs.

Music (feature film)

48.
Tideland (2005)
Jeliza-Rose is a young child in a very unusual situation - both parents are junkies. When her mother dies, she embarks on a strange journey with her father, Noah, a rock'n roll musician well past his time. Jeliza-Rose escapes the vast loneliness of her new home into the fantasy world that exists in

Art Director (feature film)

49.
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, The (2009)
A fantastical morality tale, set in the present-day. It tells the story of Dr. Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a traveling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of g

Animation (feature film)

50.
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) as Animation Director
51.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Animator
Irreverent satire of Biblical films and religious intolerance focuses on Brian, a Jew in Roman-occupied Judea. After joining up with an anti-Roman political organization, Brian is mistaken for a prophet, and becomes a reluctant Messiah.
52.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) as Animator
We follow King Arthur and his knights in their search for the Holy Grail. Thisisn't your average medieval knights and horses story - for a start, due to a shortage in the kingdom, all the horses have been replaced by servants clopping coconuts together !
53.
And Now For Something Completely Different (1974) as Animator
This first feature by the Monty Python troup is a kind of greatest hits album with some of the most popular sketches and animated bus from their long-running television series.

Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

54.
Brothers Grimm, The (2005)
Legendary fairytale scribes, brothers Will and Jake Grimm, travel around the Napoleonic countryside vanquishing monsters and demons in exchange for quick money. But when the French authorities figure out their scheme, the con men are forced to contend with a real magical curse when they enter an enc

Art Department (feature film)

55.
Lost in La Mancha (2002) as Storyboard Illustrator
A documentary that details and depicts the pre-production and the first six days of production of acclaimed director Terry Gilliam's ill-fated attempt to film "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" in late 2000. Piece by piece, the entire production ended up falling apart. A series of events conspire to s

Production Designer (feature film)

56.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Production Designer
Irreverent satire of Biblical films and religious intolerance focuses on Brian, a Jew in Roman-occupied Judea. After joining up with an anti-Roman political organization, Brian is mistaken for a prophet, and becomes a reluctant Messiah.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

57.
And Now For Something Completely Different (1974)
This first feature by the Monty Python troup is a kind of greatest hits album with some of the most popular sketches and animated bus from their long-running television series.
58.
And Now For Something Completely Different (1974)
This first feature by the Monty Python troup is a kind of greatest hits album with some of the most popular sketches and animated bus from their long-running television series.

Special Thanks (feature film)

59.
Reservoir Dogs (1992) as Special Thanks
When a jewelry heist goes wrong, the surviving crooks turn on each other.

Cast (special)

60.
Forever Ealing (2002)
A documentary that explores the history and influence of England''''s Ealing Studios.
61.
U.S. Comedy Arts Festival Tribute to Monty Python (1998)
Retrospective and tribute to the Monty Python comedy troupe of John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and the late Graham Chapman. Includes a question and answer session with Monty Python members.
62.
Quentin Tarantino: Hollywood's Boy Wonder (1994)
Documentary on the life and career of filmmaker Quentin Tarantino.
63.
Twenty Years of Monty Python (Parrot Sketch Not Included) (1990)
A special that features a compilation of Monty Python's favorite sketches and characters from their series "Monty Python's Flying Circus."
64.
Life of Python (1990)
A special that offers a behind-the-scenes look at the Monty Python troupe, featuring interviews with the performers and highlights from the early '70s BBC series "Monty Python's Flying Circus."

Writer (special)

65.
Twenty Years of Monty Python (Parrot Sketch Not Included) (1990) as Writer
A special that features a compilation of Monty Python's favorite sketches and characters from their series "Monty Python's Flying Circus."
66.
Life of Python (1990) as Writer
A special that offers a behind-the-scenes look at the Monty Python troupe, featuring interviews with the performers and highlights from the early '70s BBC series "Monty Python's Flying Circus."

Art Department (special)

67.
U.S. Comedy Arts Festival Tribute to Monty Python (1998) as Main Title Graphics Designer
Retrospective and tribute to the Monty Python comedy troupe of John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and the late Graham Chapman. Includes a question and answer session with Monty Python members.

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