Search results for "Terry Gilliam"


Brazil (1985)

Low-level bureaucrat Sam Lowry escapes the monotony of his day-to-day life through a recurring daydream of himself as a virtuous hero saving a beautiful damsel. Investigating ...  (more)

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

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

DVD release: Nov 1998

Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their ...  (more)

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

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

King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the ...  (more)

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

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

DVD release: May 1998

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.  (more)

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

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

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

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

DVD release: Sep 2003

Life's questions are 'answered' in a series of outrageous vignettes, beginning with a staid London insurance company which transforms before our eyes into a pirate ship. Then ...  (more)

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

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

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

DVD release: Mar 1999

Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they've purloined a map charting all ...  (more)

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




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 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

Miracle of Flight (1975)

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
CAST: 

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018) RT Audience 67%

Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Adam Driver  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Óscar Jaenada  •  Stellan Skarsgård

The Zero Theorem (2013) 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

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 Wholly Family (2011)

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

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

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 Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)

A traveling theater company gives its audience much more than they were expecting.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Christopher Plummer  •  Heath Ledger  •  Johnny Depp  •  Jude Law