Science fiction and fantasy                                            

Terry Gilliam

Film Reviews

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The Brothers Grimm
4 star rating
This is one fairy tale that defies our expectations.
Released in 2005.

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Time Bandits
5 star rating
A boy is entangled in the adventures of a group of robbers who have stolen a map that allows them to travel through time.
Released in 1981.

Terry Gilliam rose to fame as a member of Monty Python. Subsequently he has directed a number of fantasy and science fiction movies, including the acclaimed Brazil. As well as working as a director he is also a prolific screenwriter and actor. Born in the USA, he has British nationality.

Unreviewed films

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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
An aristocrat has fantastic adventures whilst trying to save a town from attack by Turkish soldiers.

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A filing clerk imagines flying to the rescue of the woman of his dreams. However, he struggles to get by in a bureaucratic dystopia, when a computer error puts him in danger.

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