Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life to be Released on Blu-ray Disc October 8th, 2013

Posted in Blu-ray, Pre-orders on May 30th, 2013 by Dave

Monty Python's The Meaning of Life

Monty Python fans will be thrilled to hear that Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life has just been announced by Universal Studios Home Entertainment for release on Blu-ray Disc October 8th, 2013.

This 1983 musical-sketch comedy film by the Monty Python team is being released as a 30th Anniversary Edition.

After Holy Grail and Life of Brian featured a more-or-less coherent story, The Meaning of Life returns to the sketch comedy format of the original television series.

The cast of course includes Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin.

Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life was directed by Terry Jones, who also directed Holy Grail an Life of Brian, along with Terry Gilliam, whose many films include The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus, Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas, Brazil and 12 Monkeys.

The movie was met with strong reviews, earning a Rotten Tomatoes score of 89% and an IMDb score of 7.5/10.

Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life took in $14.9M at the US box office, and has since become a cult favourite among fans.

Planned features for the disc include lossless 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and UltraViolet Digital Copy.

The retail price is a budget friendly $19.98, though you can pre-order it from Amazon for $13.99, saving 30%!

Alternatively you can add it to your Blu-rayStats Wishlist.

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