And Now For Something Completely Different (Monty Python Series)

And for something completely different…our podcast on Monty Python’s And Now For Something Completely Different. Yes, as we continue Python month on Back Lot 605 we are joined by the No Franchise Fatigue Podcast host Matt Reifschneider to discuss the Python’s debut film! Reifschneider, a huge fan of comedic bad boys of Britain, joins this silly episode discussing the film, this week’s Python related movie news, and the weekend box office numbers!

What is your favorite sketch from And Now For Something Completely Different, and why is it the Parrot/Lumberjack Song sketch?

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The Box Office

Wonder Woman 1984 tops the weekend box office for the third straight week with $3 million. Our week continues last week’s trend with The Croods sequel taking the second position with $1.81 million. News of the World comes in at the number three spot with $1.24 million. At number four is Monster Hunter with $1.1 million. Rounding out our top five is Fatale with just under $700,000.

The News

This week’s news is quite fitting for this months podcast series. Paramount announces they have picked up the rights to the film version of Monty Python’s hit Broadway musical Spamalot. The musical is an adaptation of Python’s Holy Grail feature film, adapted by Python member Eric Idle. Idle will pen the screenplay, with Casey Nicholaw set to direct.

The Shameless Plugs

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About the Author
Casey Kelderman found a love for film at a very early age. One of his earliest memories of watching movies was the original Star Wars trilogy on VHS. Casey graduated from The University of Sioux Falls in 2017. At USF Casey produced weekly movie reviews and hosted a radio show. He graduated with a degree in Media Studies. Skills he learned in college have allowed him to help create Back Lot 605. He has produced and directed 4 short films. His favorite films include Halloween, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and Die Hard.
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