Graham Chapman

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    5 Movies That Wouldn't Exist Without George Harrison

    After giving the deluxe documentary treatment to Bob Dylan (No Direction Home) and the Rolling Stones (Shine a Light), Martin Scorsese now trains his camera on George Harrison for George Harrison: Living In the Material World, his two-part film about the "Quiet Beatle" that airs at 8 p.m. tonight an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    For Anthony Weiner, Eight Awkward Dongs From The Movies (NSFW)

    Did not make the cut.​In my review of The Hangover Part II, I made a comment about the seeming preponderance of male genitalia on the big screen lately. The phenomenon has been limited primarily to comedies because, let's face it, penises are pretty damn funny looking. Judging by that screeni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2008

    Get Lit: Diaries 1969-79: The Python Years, by Michael Palin

    Michael Palin is best-known for – take your pick: The store proprietor in the Dead Parrot sketch? The priest who blurts out “No one expects the Spanish Inquisition!!”? Or any of a half-dozen other memorable Monty Python characters? It’s hard to say. But Palin has plenty – maybe too much ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2008

    Lame Stunt: Clay Aiken in Spamalot

    Cart Driver: Bring out your dead. [a man puts a body on the cart] Large Man: Here's one. Cart Driver: That'll be ninepence. Body: I’m not dead. ****************** Body: I'm getting better. Large Man: No you're not, you'll be stone dead in a moment. Cart Driver: Well, I can't take him ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 11, 2005

    Oh, the Insanity

    dos chicas theatre commune's latest show tackles Quentin Tarantino, Christian puppets and necrophelia porn

  • Calendar

    June 30, 2005

    Fringe Benefits

    Main Street Theater revives the precursor to Python

  • Calendar

    May 20, 2004

    The Passion of Brian

    Move over, Mel, it's the second coming of Monty Python

  • Film

    July 10, 2003

    Depp's of the Sea

    In Johnny and the crew's slick and handsome Pirates of the Caribbean, more is somehow less

  • Film

    September 6, 2001

    Not Dead Yet

    A tarted-up Holy Grail lives to fight (rabbits) another day