Monty Python's The Meaning of Life: Special Edition is a re-release of the 1983 film from the classic English comedy troupe and the third Monty Python film, this time featuring a return to the sketch comedy format of their wildly popular television series, Monty Python's Flying Circus. The film features all the original cast members, including Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Michael Palin, and Terry Jones, who also directs the film. The film is full of classic Monty Python absurdity, with original animation sequences and hilarious satire on war, religion, and many other subjects. The film contains many sketches that each touch on a different stage of the human life cycle, painting a hilarious portrait of birth, life, and death. Monty Python's The Meaning of Life is a classic comedy, and this special edition includes never-before-seen footage, interviews, and commentaries with the cast and crew.