About

King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black Knight who, despite having had all his limbs chopped off, insists he can still fight. They reach Camelot, but Arthur decides not to enter, as "it is...

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Directed by

Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones

Written by

Terry Gilliam (Writer)
Terry Jones (Writer)
Graham Chapman (Writer)
John Cleese (Writer)
Eric Idle (Writer)
Michael Palin (Writer)

Runtime

91 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

And now! At Last! Another film completely different from some of the other films which aren't quite the same as this one is.

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Keywords

king arthur monk england anarchic comedy cult film holy grail satire knight scotland yard midnight movie swordplay animal attack wedding reception camelot round table chapter monty python knights of the round table

Lists

#104 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#636 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#381 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

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