Jabberwocky (1977)

Often considered to be the outcast of Terry Gilliam’s filmography, Jabberwocky occupies a unique place in Terry Gilliam’s career.  It is his first solo movie (he co-directed Monty Python and the Holy Grail with fellow Python Terry Jones), and as such it seems as though Gilliam is trying to replicate the success he had with Python.  He … More Jabberwocky (1977)

“Blackadder Goes Forth” (1989)

The funniest and most satirical of the entire Blackadder saga, Blackadder Goes Forth is not only great comedy, but is also a great work of television.  For those who do not know the series, Blackadder follows the adventures of Edmund Blackadder (Rowan Atkinson) as he tries to scheme and advance his way in life.  He is manipulative, selfish, and prone … More “Blackadder Goes Forth” (1989)