The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
dir. Terry Gilliam, UK/Italy, 1988, 35mm, 126 min.
Director Terry Gilliam (Brazil) and an all-star cast, including John Neville, Eric Idle, Oliver Reed, and Uma Thurman, deliver this tale of the enchanting adventures of Baron von Munchausen on his journey to save a town from defeat. Being swallowed by a giant sea-monster, a trip to the moon, a dance with Venus, and an escape from the Grim Reaper are only some of the improbable adventures.