FRED Watch Episode 7: Holy Flying Circus (2011)


BBC Four

Phillip introduces Wayne to the made-for-television comedy Holy Flying Circus. The film is about a fascinating debate relating to censorship arising with the release of the classic Life of Brian (1979). But, as Monty Python fans, the boys aren’t sure the filmmakers hit the mark.

Listen to their review here:

Check out the trailer:

Starring: Darren Boyd, Charles Edwards, Steve Punt, Rufus Jones, Tom Fisher, Phil Nichol, Michael Cochrane, Roy Marsden, Tom Price, Stephen Fry, Ben Crispin, Simon Greenall, Paul Chadidi, Jason Thorpe, Mark Heap.

Director: Owen Harris | Producers: Polly Leys, Kate Norrish | Writer: Tony Roche | Music: Jack C. Arnold (Theme) | Cinematographer: Richard Mott | Editor: Billy Sneddon

Available: DVD and BlyRay (See:

Let us know what you thought of this film in the comments!


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