“Life of Brian” 40th Anniversary Screening
March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the SteamPlant for a very special screening of the Monty Python classic Life of Brian to celebrate the film’s 40th anniversary!
Tickets & More Information
Doors open at 6:30 and the film begins at 7:00.
Tickets are $9 and will be available ONLINE HERE and at the SteamPlant Box Office beginning February 1.
About the Film
Monty Python delivers the group’s sharpest and smartest satire of both religion and Hollywood’s epic films. Set in 33 A.D. Judea where the exasperated Romans try to impose order, it is a time of chaos and change with no shortage of messiahs and followers willing to believe them.
At the film’s center is Brian Cohen, born in Bethlehem in the stable next door to Jesus. By a series of absurd circumstances, Brian is caught up in the new religion and reluctantly mistaken for the promised messiah, providing ample opportunity for the entire ensemble (Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin) to shine in multiple roles as they question everyone and everything from ex-lepers, Pontius Pilate and haggling to revolutionaries, crazy prophets, religious fanaticism, Roman centurions and crucifixion, forever changing our biblical view.
** Please note that Life of Brian is rated R for Sexual Humor, Graphic Nudity, and Language. Parents can read more about specific content here.