Almost The Truth – The Lawyer’s Cut (Theatrical Version)
- Monty Python
- Release: Out Now
Originally released in October 2009 for the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the first broadcast of “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” by BBC TV in 1969. “Almost The Truth: The Lawyer’s Cut” tells the story of Monty Python through brand new interviews with the Pythons: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones & Michael Palin and archive material from the late Graham Chapman. A host of others also contribute to putting the Python legacy in context including: Phil Jupitus, Bruce Dickinson, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan, Stephen Merchant, Dan Aykroyd, Nick Mason, Tim Roth, Simon Pegg, Eddie Izzard and more. This theatrical version combines the interviews with clips from pre-Python material, the original “Flying Circus” TV series, the films and their classic live performance at the Hollywood Bowl.