film and philosophy

Category Archives: Philosophical Humour

Monty Python’s Argument clinic

The boys from Monty Python do it again. In philosophy, an argument isn’t just contradiction, it’s “a connected series of statements intended to establish a proposition”. The series of statements … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

Steve Martin does Socrates

Steve Martin is no stranger to philosophy, appearing in such philosophical comedies as All of Me and The Man with Two Brains. Here, we see him take on the role … Continue reading

January 25, 2012 · 5 Comments

Philosophy football

There’s not much philosophical humour out there but the best of it comes from Monty Python. Socrates, when he’s not drinking hemlock, is a great header of the ball.

January 21, 2012 · 2 Comments


Enter your email address to follow and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 745 other followers


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 745 other followers