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Director of Photography: Gerald Hirschfeld

Director: Mel Brooks

Perfect Shots

High Anxiety and a Kind Word

The pearl is the queen of gems and the gem of queens.  

         ~ Author Unknown

Congenial conversation—what a pleasure!
    The right word at the right time—beautiful! 163 more words


Blazing Saddles #MovieReview

Film 69 (haha it’s a sex thing) in the 1001 Films to See Before You Die challenge is 1974’s “Blazing Saddles”. This film, to me, is gonna be remembered for many of things. 1,564 more words


Cary Elwes On Andre The Giant: "It Wasn't A Giant Fart. It Was A Giant's Fart!"

That’s just one of the stories Cary Elwes shared with me from his new book, As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales From The Making Of The Princess Bride. 386 more words


My Favorite Movies 1970-1979: A long time ago ... or at least before I was born (mostly)

As a kid, there were no movies I loved more than the Original Star Wars Trilogy. They still hold a special place with me, but I can’t help but feel the Original Trilogy has been soured in my mind by the prequels. 1,254 more words

My Favorite Movies

A Book Review Plus Unadulterated Stream of Consciousness

Hello my little unicorn teacups,

I hope your days have been lovely – sorry for the delay, I have spent the last week or so in a wooden shanty or, a “ 768 more words


Poking A Dead Frog - Conversations With Today's Top Comedy Writers by Mike Sacks

What’s more fun than reading about comedy writing? Discussing it with someone who has interviewed the biggest names in comedy writing.  Mike Sacks and I talked about how he selected the writers for this collection and how some of them didn’t make the cut (did not ask who but wanted to…) after the 15-20 hours it took to get the interview. 19 more words