Search results for "Terry Gilliam"


Brazil (1985)

Brazil is a Terry Gilliam dystopic black comedy film that reflects the melancholy, dreamlike quality of a famous Brazilian song that’s been translated into English. The film ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jonathan Pryce  •  Robert De Niro  •  Katherine Helmond  •  Ian Holm

The Wholly Family (2011)

An American family's magical adventure in Naples.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Cristiana Capotondi  •  Douglas Dean  •  Nicolas Connolly

Tideland (2005) RT 29% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Because of the actions of her irresponsible parents, a young girl is left alone on a decrepit country estate and survives inside her fantastic imagination.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jodelle Ferland  •  Janet McTeer  •  Brendan Fletcher  •  Jeff Bridges

The Brothers Grimm (2005)

Folklore collectors and con artists, Jake and Will Grimm, travel from village to village pretending to protect townsfolk from enchanted creatures and performing exorcisms. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Heath Ledger  •  Matt Damon  •  Mackenzie Crook  •  Roger Ashton-Griffiths

12 Monkeys (1995)

In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Brad Pitt  •  Christopher Plummer

The Fisher King (1991) RT 82% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Robin Williams  •  Mercedes Ruehl  •  Amanda Plummer

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988) RT 92% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 1998

Nominated for 4 Oscars in 1989 and directed by Monty Python's Terry Gilliam (The Fisher King), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen stars John Neville, Eric Idle and Uma Thurman ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  John Neville  •  Eric Idle  •  Sarah Polley  •  Oliver Reed

The Crimson Permanent Assurance (1983) RT Audience 91%

In the bleak days of 1983, the Crimson Permanent Assurance, an accountancy staffed by elderly workers much like a slave ship, has been taken over by efficiency-minded ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Sydney Arnold  •  Guy Bertrand  •  Andrew Bicknell  •  Ross Davidson

Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983) RT 90% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Monty Python's The Meaning of Life is a 1983 musical comedy film by the Monty Python comedy team. Unlike the two previous films they had made, which had more or less each told ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam  •  Terry Jones
CAST:  Terry Gilliam  •  Graham Chapman  •  John Cleese  •  Eric Idle

Time Bandits (1981) RT 91% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Mar 1999

In Terry Gilliam's fantastic voyage through time and space, a boy escapes from his gadget-obsessed parents to join a band of time-traveling dwarves. On their journey, they ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Sean Connery  •  Shelley Duvall  •  Katherine Helmond




Jabberwocky (1977) RT 62% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A medieval tale with Pythonesque humour: After the death of his father the young Dennis Cooper goes to town where he has to pass several adventures. The town and the whole ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Michael Palin  •  Harry H. Corbett  •  John Le Mesurier  •  Max Wall

Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) RT 97% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Monty Python and the Holy Grail loosely follows the legend of King Arthur. Arthur along with his squire, Patsy, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam  •  Terry Jones
CAST:  Graham Chapman  •  John Cleese  •  Eric Idle  •  Michael Palin

Miracle of Flight (1974)

We're given the history of man seeking flight, however not by the channels of 'do-it-yourself': men jump off of cliffs while trying to flap their arms, be them in armor or ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
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Storytime (1968)

The first story-time segment is about a cheerful cockroach named Don, who scurries throughout his mansion home, walks beneath the floorboards and does unspeakable things in ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST: 

The Legend of Hallowdega (2010)

The host of an investigative news show joins forces with a techno-geek paranormal expert to dodge close-calls and chase crazy leads to get to the bottom of the mysteries ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Justin Kirk  •  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.  •  Tim Ware

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2017) RT Audience 67%

An advertising executive jumps back and forth in time between 21st century London and 17th century La Mancha, where Don Quixote mistakes him for Sancho Panza.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Michael Palin  •  Adam Driver  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Stellan Skarsgård

The Zero Theorem (2014) RT 51% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A computer hacker's goal to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; this time, they send a teenager and lusty ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Christoph Waltz  •  David Thewlis  •  Mélanie Thierry  •  Lucas Hedges

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) RT 49% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Nov 1998

The hallucinogenic misadventures of sportswriter Raoul Duke and his Samoan lawyer, Dr. Gonzo, on a three-day romp from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. Motoring across the Mojave ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Benicio del Toro  •  Tobey Maguire  •  Christina Ricci

And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)

And Now for Something Completely Different is a film spin-off from the television comedy series Monty Python's Flying Circus featuring favourite sketches from the first two ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ian MacNaughton
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Graham Chapman  •  Terry Gilliam  •  Eric Idle

Jupiter Ascending (2015) RT 26% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jun 2015

In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andy Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Mila Kunis  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tuppence Middleton