Related Movies

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen


Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Monty Python's The Meaning of Life


Home > Movies > J > Jabberwocky

Release Date: January 01, 1977Running Time: 110 mins.
MPAA Rating: PGBox Office: $19,242.00
Genre: Adaptation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Period

Michael Palin
Max Wall
Deborah Fallender
John Le Mesurier

All Cast & Crew >>

Michael Palin's perpetually ingenuous cooper's apprentice Dennis Cooper dreams of hitting the Big Time, as he tells wheeler-dealer Mr. Fishfinger, father of the fair(-ly hefty) Griselda, but after his own father disowns him on his deathbed, Dennis must trek to a wondrous medieval metropolis, then in the midst of a flesh-scarfing-monster scare, to get a job. The Dark Ages don't get much darker as guards relieve themselves from castle walls, Mr. Fishfinger hangs rearwards from his window, the sight of the monster scares a man's teeth white, and noble spectators enjoy repeated blood drenchings at a tournament. Only the occasional shaft of light penetrates the gloomy, grimy throne room of Max Wa... Full Summary >>