While it may lack the sheer comic anarchy of their other work, LIFE OF BRIAN may be probably the funniest collective efforts concocted by the British comedy troupe "Monty Python's Flying Circus," is their most sustained effort.
In Judea, a mother tends her newborn infant. Three wise men come to herald his birth and then find out that they want the manger next door. This is the birthplace of Brian Cohen, not Jesus Christ. Fast forward to the year 33 AD.: Brian (Graham Chapman) joins the People's Front of Judea, a small group of would-be terrorists. Brian aids a PFJ plot to kidnap the wife of Pontius Pilate (Michael Palin), Roman governor of Jerusalem. But inside P...