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Too bad they don't just claim the coconuts were the original plan, as it worked the Best for the movie. Sometimes genius and brilliant ideas are forced upon people I suppose. Quite fortunately in this case, setting so much of the tone for this great farce. Do Not give producers or artists unlimited funds! - Billyv
Hmm, Sherlock Holmes' child out of wedlock...? - Billyv
Could they tell it wasn't just improv? - Billyv
Apparently not as idle as one may have assumed... - Billyv
Hmmm, then it must have been an extraordinary accomplishment to have all the Pythons (except for Chapman) create it... Did the Death Wagon from the plague scene carry Eric off prematurely? Did John Cleese dump him on it to get him out of the way? Conspiracy theorists, where are you?! - Billyv
It was rather silly... - Billyv
More brilliance! This is how to do it right, folks - Billyv
Cleese seems to have gotten too grand an idea of his self-importance persona on this one. Loses some degree of respect - Billyv
Walking across the bride of death? She's not that ugly. - PositronWildhawk
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2. Graham Chapman was openly gay. This was during a time where it was claimed wrong to be a homosexual. His partner was named David Sherlock.
3. John Cleese had food poisoning during the "Shooting the Tiger" sketch during The Meaning of Life and would vomit uncontrollably outside in between takes.