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Dudley... The delightfully silly cartoon Mountie becomes real in "Dudley Do-Right" (1999).... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

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2.
Absolutely Anything (2015)
Aliens give a man the ability to invoke magical powers to do anything he likes, just to see what happens. A talking dog provides analysis of the chaos that ensues.
3.
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.
4.
Shrek the Third (2007)
Being king isn't for everyone--especially if you're a prickly ogre who smells like the shallow end of a swamp. When Shrek married Fiona, the last thing he wanted was to rule Far Far Away, but when his frogger-in-law, King Harold, suddenly croaks, Shrek is quickly fitted for the crown. Now, unless the reluctant would-be king can find a suitable replacement, he'll be royally screwed for the rest of his days. As if Shrek didn't have enough on his plate, Princess Fiona has another little surprise on the way. With his head spinning and his belly in knots, Shrek sets off on a quest to find the only other possible heir to the throne, Fiona's long-lost cousin Artie, an underachieving medieval high schooler. While the ogre is away, his old nemesis Prince Charming rears his handsome head and returns to the kingdom of Far Far Away with redemption on his shallow little mind. Even with Donkey and the ever-so-suave Puss-in-Boots by their side, it's going to take an ogre-sized effort--and a whole lot of help from Fiona and her band of princesses--for Shrek and Artie to save the day and find their own "Happily Ever After."
5.
Aristocrats, The (2005)
Comedy veterans and co-creators Penn Jillette and Paul Provenza capitalize on thier insider status and invite over 100 of their closest friends--who happen to be some of the biggest names in entertainment, from George Carlin, Whoopi Goldberg, Drew Cary to Gilbert Gottfried, Bob Saget, Paul Reiser an
6.
Ella Enchanted (2004) as Narrator
Ella lives in a fanciful and magical world where all children are given a "gift" from a fairy Godmother at the moment of their birth. Little Ella's birthright is the gift--and curse--of obedience. As a result of this unfortunate circumstance, Ella cannot refuse any command, and is often left at the mercy of unscrupulous personalities. In a bid to regain control of her life, Ella goes on a quest to free herself from this mysterious curse. Ella must outwit a kingdom filled with ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, talking books and evil plots. And, if she's lucky, she may find love along the way.
7.
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure (2003) as English Victim
Though Eddie's fired right at Christmastime, his boss sends him and his family on a South Pacific vacation, hoping Eddie won't sue him after being bitten by a lab monkey. When the Tuttle family winds up trapped on a tropical island, however, Eddie manages to provide for everyone and prove himself a
8.
Hollywood Homicide (2003) as Celebrity
Veteran detective Joe Gavilan, a weary but tenacious police veteran at the top of his game professionally, though his personal life is rapidly unraveling. His partner, K.C. Calden, seems to be more interested in his side jobs as a yoga teacher and aspiring actor than in the high-profile gangland-sty
9.
Pinocchio (2002) as Voice Of Medoro (English Version)
A live-action adaptation of the classic children's tale which centers on a wooden puppet who wants to become a real boy. Despite guidance from the beautiful Blue Fairy and the love of his father, Geppetto, Pinocchio's curious spirit leads him into one wild adventure after another.
10.
102 Dalmatians (2000) as Voice Of Waddlesworth
Released from prison on good behavior after swearing that she will have nothing to do with fur again, Cruella De Vil cannot keep this promise and is soon plotting another "FUR-OCIOUS" scheme to get her ultimate Dalmatian coat. Again eager to obtain her fur at any cost, the adventures begin when Crue
11.
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999) as Voice Of Doctor Vosknocker
Four little kids sneak into an R-rated movie and begin to use the foul language they heard in the show, eventually leading to a war with Canada.
12.
Dudley Do-Right (1999) as The Prospector
In the Canadian Rockies community of Semi-Happy Valley, Dudley Do-Right works as a dedicated but hapless young Mountie. Dudley's ladylove, Nell Fenwick, has seen the world and decided to settle down in Seattle, still confused about her relationships with men. The evil Snidley Whiplash is out to rule
13.
Secret of NIMH II: Timmy to the Rescue, The (1998)
The continuing story of Timmy Brisby--a mouse--who tries to prove that he is a worthy of his destiny to become the leader of Thorn Valley. Timmy sets off to perform a heroic deed by trying to rescue six elderly mice who are being held hostage.
14.
Quest for Camelot (1998) as Singing Voice Of 'Devon' The Two-Headed Dragon
An Arthurian romance tale of an independent young woman and a handsome young man who embark upon a dangerous quest for the Holy Grail in order to save King Arthur's kingdom, while also trying to save the woman's sister from the evil Baron Ruber.
15.
Burn, Hollywood, Burn (1997) as Alan Smithee
A young filmmaker comes to Hollywood to direct an action movie but does not like the finished product.
16.
Wind in the Willows, The (1997) as Rat
The adventures of Mole on a journey to the riverfront home of his buddy, Rat. Mole and Rat must put the brakes on their fast-paced friend Toad and stop the tyranny of arch speculators, the Weasels.
17.
Casper (1995) as Dibs
Casper, a friendly young ghost, is visited by a young girl and her "ghost therapist" dad who has been hired to exorcise the haunted house so its owner can find the manor's fabled treasure.
18.
Splitting Heirs (1993) as Tommy
After being abandoned as an infant, the rightful Duke of Bournemouth tries to kill the American who's taken his place.
19.
Mom and Dad Save the World (1992) as Raff
A middle-aged couple are abducted by the evil ruler of a far away planet, who has eyes for the wife.
20.
Missing Pieces (1991) as Wendel Dickens
Wendell Dickens is a failed, but cheerfully optimistic, greet card writer. His friend, Lou Wimpole, is a failed, and hopeless pessimistic, cello player. When Wendell inherits a riddle from a distant Chinese relative, their luck soon changes... for the worse. The two set off in search of an answer, p
21.
Too Much Sun (1990) as Sonny Rivers
A dying millionaire will leave his fortune to his gay son and lesbian daughter upon condition--they each must have children.
22.
Nuns On The Run (1990) as Brian Hope
Two con men, disguised as nuns, are on the lam.
23.
Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989) as Berthold; Desmond
A comedic look at the life of Baron Munchausen.
24.
Transformers - The Movie (1986) as Voice Of Wreck Gar
The heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons are two factions of transforming robots who are fighting a war on the planet Cybertron. Further complicating matters is the giant planet Unicron, which can consume anything in its path. Unicron must be stopped and the Autobots possess the only thing that
25.
National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985) as Bike Rider
In this sequel to the original "National Lampoon's Vacation," the Griswold family (Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo as the parents, Jason Lively and Dana Hill as the children) win a trip to Europe. Hijinks ensue throughout England, France, Italy and Germany, bringing American-style comedy to the continent.
27.
Yellowbeard (1983) as Commander Clement
29.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Culprit Woman--Casts The First Stone; Harry The Haggler--A Beard-And-Stone Salesman; Intensely Dull Youth--A Passerby; Jailer'S Assistant; Mr Cheeky; Mr Frisbee Iii; Otto--Leader Of Judean Peoples' Front; Stan--Called Loretta--A Confused 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 Brother Maynard; Collector Of Corpses; Concord--Sir Lancelot'S Servant; Guard; Knight Who Says; Roger The Shrubber; Sir Robin; Townsperson
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.
Splitting Heirs (1993) as Screenwriter
After being abandoned as an infant, the rightful Duke of Bournemouth tries to kill the American who's taken his place.
33.
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) as Screenwriter
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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.
36.
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 !
37.
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)

38.
Splitting Heirs (1993) as Executive Producer
After being abandoned as an infant, the rightful Duke of Bournemouth tries to kill the American who's taken his place.

Music (feature film)

39.
Wild, The (2006)
An odd assortment of animals from the New York Zoo--including a lion, a giraffe, an anaconda, a koala, and a squirrel--discover what a jungle the city can be when they set off on a daring mission to rescue one of their own.
40.
Wild, The (2006)
An odd assortment of animals from the New York Zoo--including a lion, a giraffe, an anaconda, a koala, and a squirrel--discover what a jungle the city can be when they set off on a daring mission to rescue one of their own.
41.
Quest for Camelot (1998) as Song Performer ("If I Didn'T Have You")
An Arthurian romance tale of an independent young woman and a handsome young man who embark upon a dangerous quest for the Holy Grail in order to save King Arthur's kingdom, while also trying to save the woman's sister from the evil Baron Ruber.
42.
As Good As it Gets (1997) as Song ("Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life")
An obsessive-compulsive writer comes out of his shell to help a struggling waitress and an injured artist.
43.
Splitting Heirs (1993) as Lyrics
After being abandoned as an infant, the rightful Duke of Bournemouth tries to kill the American who's taken his place.
44.
Splitting Heirs (1993) as Song Performer ("Someone Stole My Baby" "La Mere")
After being abandoned as an infant, the rightful Duke of Bournemouth tries to kill the American who's taken his place.
45.
Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989) as Song ("The Torturer'S Apprentice")
A comedic look at the life of Baron Munchausen.
46.
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) as Song ("The Meaning Of Life" "Galaxy Song" "Oh Lord Please Don'T Burn Us Down" "Penis Song" "Christmas In Heaven")
47.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Song Performer ("Bright Side Of Life")
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.
48.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (1979) as Song
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)

49.
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.
50.
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.

Director (special)

51.
Rutles: All You Need Is Cash, The (1978) as Creator
Mockumentary on the "greatest rock group of all time" -- The Rutles, who possess an uncanny resemblance to The Beatles.
52.
Rutles: All You Need Is Cash, The (1978) as Director
Mockumentary on the "greatest rock group of all time" -- The Rutles, who possess an uncanny resemblance to The Beatles.

Cast (special)

53.
Canned Ham: Eric Idle (2000) as Interviewee
Eric Idle gives viewers a peek into the creative and demented wit behind Monty Python, discusses what he has been doing since the troupe disbanded and entertains with a few original tunes on his ukulele. Idle also shares secrets about his preparation for his "Eric Idle Sings Exploits Monty Python" t
54.
Life of Python (2000) as Host
Documentary that highlights the careers of the six members of the Monty Python comedy team -- Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin. Eric Idle hosts; Michael Palin leads a guided tour in search of locations where many of the best-known "Flying Circus" s
55.
Beatles Revolution, The (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary that examines how much of the world we know in 2000 was inspired by ideas the Beatles popularized during the six years they commanded the world's attention. The special is also a portrait of today's heroes, who talk about the influence the band had on them as individuals.
56.
Steve Martin Seriously Funny (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary that looks at the career of comedian/actor/writer/producer Steve Martin.
57.
Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer (1998) as Voice Of Slyly The Fox
Rudolph is ostracised by reindeer society for his difference - his father is embarrassed and the others won't let him play their reindeer games. But when evil Stormella threatens the delivery of Christmas presents by creating bad weather, Rudolph saves the day by lighting the way for Santa.
58.
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.
59.
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."
60.
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."
61.
Saturday Night Live 15th Anniversary (1989)
A live broadcast of the 15th Anniversary of "Saturday Night Live," featuring clips and highlights from the past fourteen years as well as appearances from previous regulars and guests.
62.
Mikado, The (1988) as Ko-Ko
A retelling of the classic Gilbert & Sullivan operetta by the English National Opera in the style of a Busby Berkeley/Marx Brothers film set in a seaside English hotel. A "Great Performances" presentation.
63.
Rutles: All You Need Is Cash, The (1978) as Dirk Mcquickly
Mockumentary on the "greatest rock group of all time" -- The Rutles, who possess an uncanny resemblance to The Beatles.

Writer (special)

64.
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."
65.
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."
66.
Rutles: All You Need Is Cash, The (1978) as Writer
Mockumentary on the "greatest rock group of all time" -- The Rutles, who possess an uncanny resemblance to The Beatles.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

67.
Scream Team, The (2002) as Coffin Ed
68.
Around the World in 80 Days (1989) as Passepartout
When Phileas Fogg makes the claim that nineteenth century technology could enable a man to circumnavigate the globe in only 80 days, he's taken up on his bet. He then sets out to see the world by train, boat and hot air balloon

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