Monty Python alumnus Terry Jones is among those featured in the 3-D animated film "A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman." Jones was on hand for the film's premiere at the 2012 Toronto Film Festival. Jones thinks Chapman would have loved the cryptic mishmash of observations, self-analysis, bizarre asides, flights of fancy and revisionist personal history that make up the film.
Watching "A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman," fans will come away with a better sense of the strange inner workings of Chapman, who died of throat cancer in 1989 but is reunited with Cleese and most of his Python mates in the voice cast of the animated film.
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Some call Graham Chapman the forgotten Python. Some call him the enigmatic one. John Cleese calls him the dead one. Don't expect the animated film "A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman" to sort out his place in the British comedy troupe. The film doesn't reveal much that Python fans don't already know about the facts of his life.