A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman
- 85 min
- Directed by: Bill Jones/Jeff Simpson
- Written by: Graham Chapman/David Sherlock (book)
- Cast: Graham Chapman, Philip Bulcock, John Cleese
Animated biography of the late Graham Chapman, the most enigmatic (and most dead) member of Monty Python, adapted from his audiobook recording of his highly unreliable autobiography. The patchwork style captures Chapman's anarchic spirit but doesn't exactly illuminate him, the best bit being John Cleese's memorable speech at Chapman's funeral.
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A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman4 Feb 2013
A chaotic tribute to the former Python that sheds very little light on the facts
Graham Chapman remains the most enigmatic member of the Monty Python team. Even before his premature death in 1989, when he succumbed to throat cancer aged just 49, he had failed to capitalise on the success of the landmark BBC show in the way the other…
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