The BEST Episodes of Monty Python: Almost The Truth (The Lawyer's Cut)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 16, 2020

Network: BBC Two

Legendary British comedy troupe Monty Python all gathered in front of the camera one last time in this original documentary series that retells the entire Python phenomenon start to finish.

And Now, The Sordid Personal Bits

#1 - And Now, The Sordid Personal Bits

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 20, 2009

Join Monty Python members as they discuss BBC censorship, unwanted celebrity status, member Graham Chapman, Python controversy and Cleese's departure.

star 8.59
105 votes
The Much Funnier Second Episode

#2 - The Much Funnier Second Episode

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 19, 2009

Catch up with The Pythons as they remember Monty Python's Flying Circus' early struggles turned extreme successes with sketches influencing generations to come.

star 8.00
76 votes
The Ultimate Holy Grail Episode

#3 - The Ultimate Holy Grail Episode

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 21, 2009

Comedic team Monty Python document arriving in the U.S. and leaving TV to dive headfirst into film and the ups and downs with their project Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

star 7.99
127 votes
The Not-So-Interesting Beginnings

#4 - The Not-So-Interesting Beginnings

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 18, 2009

The birth of Monty Python. Join members as they tell the tale of how their lives and careers began Post-WWII to the culmination of Monty Python's Flying Circus.

star 7.63
71 votes
Lust for Glory!

#5 - Lust for Glory!

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 22, 2009

On the heels of 'Holy Grail' and its success, the Python Gang reflects on their next misinterpreted and controversially banned film, The Life of Brian.

star 7.34
91 votes
Finally! The Last Episode (Ever) For Now...

#6 - Finally! The Last Episode (Ever) For Now...

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 23, 2009

The Gang recalls their last movie, The Meaning of Life and its relevance to Graham Chapman's memorial service. Comedians and celebrities discuss Python's influence.

star 6.41
66 votes