Monty Python's Flying Circus

Season 1 Episode 9

The Ant, an Introduction

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Aired Unknown Dec 14, 1969 on BBC
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The Ant, an Introduction
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Hermit dodging landmines; credits; Part 2: The Llama, Live from Golder's Green- a Flamenco troupe explains the Llama `Llamas son mas grandes que las ranas'; and now for something completely different: a man with a tape recorder up his nose; mountaineering sketch, two men skilled in climbing apply to an expedition to the twin peaks of Mt. Kilimanjaro; and now: Monty Python; a man with a tape recorder up his brother's nose, and now in stereo; animation- saint selling encyclopedias; barber fights urge to kill, reveals he always wanted to be a lumberjack, song- Lumberjack Song; letters of protest; housewife protests about to much sex on television `I mean, I keep falling off', Prof. Gumby gives an opinion on television's influence; announcer grovels during introduction of star, `Ken Buddha, a smile, two bangs and a religion', animation- Brian Islam and Brucie; life in the country guns, guns, guns; knight with chicken not needed this week; and now: Victor and Iris's night alone together with Arthur Name `name by name but not by nature', Mr. & Mrs. Brian Equatol `like round the middle of the earth only with a L' `Oooh, I Wet um', a great poof and a Ken Shabby prototype with his goat, song- Ding Dong; Hermit; credits.moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

John Cleese

John Cleese

Various Characters [ series 1 - 3, Deutsche shows & features ]

Eric Idle

Eric Idle

Various Characters

Graham Chapman

Graham Chapman

Various Characters

Terry Jones

Terry Jones

Various Characters

Terry Gilliam

Terry Gilliam

Various Characters

Michael Palin

Michael Palin

Various Characters

Connie Booth

Connie Booth

Lumberjack's girl

Recurring Role

Carol Cleveland

Carol Cleveland

Iris

Recurring Role

The Fred Tomlinson Singers

The Fred Tomlinson Singers

Canadian Mountie Chorus

Recurring Role

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