Time Bandits (1981)

Director
Terry Gilliam

Main cast
John Cleese; Sean Connery; Shelley Duvall; Katherine Helmond; Ian Holm

Genres
Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy

Description
In Terry Gilliam's fantastic voyage through time and space, a boy escapes from his gadget-obsessed parents to join a band of time-traveling dwarves. On their journey, they visit Napoleon (Ian Holm), Robin Hood (John Cleese) and King Agamemnon (Sean Connery), among other popular figures. It's a giddy, visually outrageous fairy tale, a revisionist history lesson and a satire on technology gone awry -- all wrapped into one adventure.


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