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#276 The Producers

(1968, Mel Brooks)

“Congratulations! Hitler will run forever”

Two days ago, I reviewed a silly movie which featured Mel Brooks in a cameo and said how much I enjoyed it. 590 more words


Five who Changed their names.

Danny Thomas Muzyad Yakhoob
Born: 6 January1912
Deerfield, Michigan

Popular standup comedian in nightclubs during the 1940s and 50s and one of the first TV star-moguls. 353 more words

David Tennant


There are at least two absolutes in life (no, not death and taxes), one; when Bohemian Rhapsody comes on the readio, you sing. Loudly. B) When you happen upon Blazing Saddles on the television, you watch it. 400 more words


The 2000-year-old man makes a Jeopardy! appearance back in March…

High Hopes And Daring Dreams

Friday April 11th, 2014 – Island Lake, IL

I read a fascinating interview with Mel Brooks a long time ago where he said that every one of his movies was a major source of disappointment to him. 629 more words


Mel Brooks Gets Serious (Almost) at TCMFF

“Hi, I’m Robert Osborne…” seems like a pretty traditional opener for a discussion at TCM Classic Film Festival.

Unless, of course, it’s Mel Brooks saying it. 694 more words