NUNS ON THE RUN reunites three of England's most prominent entertainment figures--Monty Python's Eric Idle, writer-director Jonathan Lynn (best known outside Britain for the ubiquitous BBC satire series "Yes Minister" and "Yes Prime Minister"), and stage/screen/TV producer Michael White
(MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL; THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW; MY DINNER WITH ANDRE)--for the first time since 1963. That year White transferred "Cambridge Circus," a student show involving Idle and Lynn, from Cambridge University to London's West End for a successful run, followed by a stint on
Broadway. Unfortunately, this bland and ultimately banal comedy is nowhere near as auspicious ...