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Looking back on 'The life of Brian'


The Monty Python film 'The life of Brian' from the late seventies is one of Britain's most successful comedy films.

The movie tells the story Brian, who was born in a stable next door to Jesus and is mistaken for a messiah.

The film was extremely controversial and in many countries it was seen as blasphemous and banned.

George Alagiah speaks to Julian Doyle, the film's editor who has released a book called The life of Jesus.

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