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    Monty Python and the Holy Grail (EMI Film Distributors Ltd., 1975). British Quad (30" X 40"). The first original feature film by British comedy sensation Monty Python - in reality Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Terry Gilliam - this movie is a landmark in modern comedy. A spoof of the legend of King Arthur, funding was provided from profits earned by Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon album. The band members were huge fans of the Python's TV show, and would stop in the middle of recording sessions just to watch. The rare country-of-origin British Quad offered here, featuring classic art by Gilliam, shows light edge wear, tape stains in the top and bottom borders, and two light extra horizontal folds. These are minor concerns, however, that do not detract at all from the overwhelming appeal of this highly desirable piece. Very Fine-.

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