My son wanted to watch MP and the Holy Grail with his friends for his 14-year old birthday party. But, he decided this at the last minute. No one was carrying it and I couldn't get it on Netflix. With Wal-Mart's shipping options, I was able to order on-line and have it shipped priority mail to my house and received it in time. My son and his friends loved it.
Visually impressive, frequently pretentious, and extremely fluid as narrative (the 137 minutes sail by effortlessly), this mythic comedy-drama presents Gilliam as half seer, half snake-oil salesman and defies you to sort out which is which.