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Encyclopedia > Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (album)
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life cover
Soundtrack by Monty Python
Released 1983
Genre Comedy Soundtrack
Label CBS Records / MCA Records
Monty Python chronology
Monty Python's Contractual Obligation Album
(1980)
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
(1983)
Monty Python's The Final Rip Off
(1988)

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A few pieces of dialogue are on this album that didn't make it into the final cut of the film. These include the brief introduction to "The Adventures of Martin Luther". The waiter's line at the end of "The Dungeon Restaurant" ("Well, it's uh... kind of a link.") is also not in the film. Martin Luther (November 10, 1483 – February 18, 1546) was a German monk,[1] priest, professor, theologian, and church reformer. ...


The 2006 Special Edition includes new material which was in neither the film nor the original album.

Contents

Track listing

Side one

  1. Introduction/Fish Introduction/The Meaning of Life – 3:01
  2. Birth/Frying Eggs – 4:03
  3. Every Sperm Is Sacred/Protestant Couple/Adventures Of Martin Luther – 9:26
  4. Sex Education – 4:40
  5. Trench Warfare/The Great Tea of 1914-18/Fish – 4:11

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Side two

  1. Terry Gilliam's Intro/Accountancy Shanty/Zulu Wars – 8:53
  2. The Dungeon Restaurant/Live Organ Transplants/The Galaxy Song – 5:59
  3. The Not Noël Coward (Penis) Song/Mr. Creosote – 4:36
  4. The Grim Reaper/Christmas In Heaven – 7:12
  5. Dedication (To Fish) – 1:16

Terry Gilliam at Karlovy Vary 2006. ... The Crimson Permanent Assurance is a short film that appears before the 1983 Monty Python movie The Meaning of Life. ... The Zulu (South African English and isiZulu: amaZulu) are an African ethnic group of about 11 million people who live mainly in the province KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. ... An organ transplant is the transplantation of a whole or partial organ from one body to another (or from a donor site on the patients own body), for the purpose of replacing the recipients damaged or failing organ with a working one from the donor site. ... The Galaxy Song is both an upbeat and nihilstic song from the movie Monty Pythons The Meaning of Life and the album Monty Python Sings. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... Mr. ... Death, personified is an anthropomorphic figure or a fictional character who has existed in mythology and popular culture since the earliest days of storytelling. ...

2006 Bonus Tracks

  1. Intro Title Song Demo Meaning Of Life (Piano Version)
  2. Alternate Intro Title Song Meaning Of Life (Band Version)
  3. Fat Song (Deleted Intro To Mr Creosote Sketch)
  4. Alternate Christmas In Heaven Song
  5. Radio Ad - Philisophers Corner
  6. Radio Ad - Officer
  7. Radio Ad - German Translation
  8. Greasy Hair
  9. Dino Viccotti
  10. Stretch The Script
  11. Grand Prix
  12. Hard Of Thinking

 
 

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