Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Directed By Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones
Written By Monty Python
Cast Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam
Produced By Mark Forstater, Michael White
Film Editing By John Hackney
Cinematography By Terry Bedford

Python (Monty) Pictures


United Kingdom



Release Date

April 9, 1975


88 Minutes

Rating PG
Distributed By

EMI Films

Budget $365,274
Gross $127,878,662



  • Graham Chapman as King Arthur, Voice of God, Hiccoughing Guard, Three-Headed Knight
  • John Cleese as Sir Lancelot, Black Knight, French Taunter, Tim the Enchanter
  • Terry Gilliam as Patsy, Old Man, Bridgekeeper, Green Knight, Sir Bors, Animator
  • Eric Idle as Sir Robin, The Dead Collector, Brother Maynard, Roger the Shrubber
  • Terry Jones as Sir Bedevere, Three-Headed Knight, Prince Herbert, French Knight
  • Michael Palin as Sir Galahad, Dennis, Knight who says "Ni", Three-Headed Knight
  • Neil Innes as Sir Robin's Minstrel, Baton Minstrel, Head of Chanting Monks
  • Connie Booth as The Witch
  • Carol Cleveland as Zoot and Dingo
  • Bee Duffell as Old Crone
  • John Young as Frank the Historian and Dead Body (who claims to be not dead)
  • Rita Davies as Historian's Wife
  • Avril Stewart as Dr. Piglet
  • Sally Kinghorn as Dr. Winston