TV Series | TV-14 | | Comedy
The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe.
The head of comedy at the BBC said that the title had to include the word "Circus", because the people at the BBC had referred to the six cast members wandering around the BBC offices as a circus, so they added "Flying" to make it sound less like a real circus and more like something out of the first world war. And in front of that, added "Monty Python" because it sounded like a really bad theatrical agent, and also that the large, constricting snake was appropriate imagery.
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The Air Tube that operates Mr Tree's mouth can be seen in the profile shot, when light starts glinting off it.
One episode omits the entire opening sequence of "Monty Python's Flying Circus" in favour of a simple title caption - "The Cycling Tour".
The A&E home video VHS & DVD versions, while restoring some footage, have eliminated some as well, including:
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