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Moviedrome: Jabberwocky

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Alex Cox introduces a season of classic cult films. Tonight: Jabberwocky starring Michael Palin, Max Wall, John Le Mesurier,
Warren Mitchell, Harry H. Corbett.
The Jabberwock, a vile and vicious monster, is ravaging the medieval kingdom of King Bruno the Questionable, devouring the miserable peasants and forcing them to flee inside the city walls. Young Dennis Cooper is oblivious to all this death and destruction - thinking only of winning the hand of his one true love -
Griselda Fishfinger. But fate is to deal Dennis a devastating blow ...
An outstanding British cast feature in this outrageous black comedy from the director of The Adventures of Baron Munchausen.
Screenplay by CHARLES ALVERSON and TERRY GILLIAM
Produced by SANDY LIEBERSON Directed by TERRY GILLIAM
BARRY NORMAN : page 14
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Contributors

Introduces: Alex Cox
Unknown: Michael Palin
Unknown: Max Wall
Unknown: John Le Mesurier
Unknown: Warren Mitchell
Unknown: Harry H. Corbett.
Unknown: Young Dennis
Unknown: Griselda Fishfinger.
Unknown: Charles Alverson
Unknown: Terry Gilliam
Produced By: Sandy Lieberson
Directed By: Terry Gilliam
Directed By: Barry Norman
Dennis Cooper: Michael Palin
King Bruno the Questionable: Max Wall
Princess: Deborah Fallender
Chamberlain: John Le Mesurier
Griselda Fishfinger: Annette Badland
Mr Fishfinger: Warren Mitchell
Mrs Fishfinger: Brenda Cowling
Squire: Harry H Corbett
Other squire: Rodney Bewes

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Moviedrome: Jabberwocky

BBC Two England, 14 May 1989 22.15






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