There are many of these lists doing the rounds online, but a lot of the choices tend to be the generic classics, the “Go-to comedies!”, but I want to go for something different here, skip past those obvious comic greats and put forward ten movies that have never failed to keep me in stitches, the movies that I hold up just as high as what other people consider to be the big classics, ten movies that I always love to re-watch over and over. 122 more words
Here is a review by The Retiree Diary: http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/1215868335 Have a read and leave me some comments. I would love to hear what you thought!
In 1979 famed British sketch comedy troupe Monty Python produced a satirical film regarding the New Testament, The Life of Brian. The story depicts the “tragic comedy” of Brian, a luckless fellow who is mistaken for one of the numerous messiahs popping up in Judea two thousand years ago when Jesus of Nazareth was alive and preaching, and his doomed efforts to avoid the stigma of having hordes of maniacal followers creating a religion around him because, well, they desperately need someone to deliver them from Roman rule. 170 more words