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Comedy

Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die. Mel Brooks

Melvin James Brooks ( Kaminsky, born June 28, 1926) is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, composer, and songwriter.   71 more words

Quotes

Dick Gautier Dies; Broadway's Conrad Birdie, 'Get Smart's Hymie The Robot Was 85

As a swivel-hipped rock and roller, Conrad Birdie had a lot of living to do, the unknown actor Dick Gautier sang in the 1960 Broadway smash  634 more words

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Jake Ehrenreich (A Jew Grows in Brooklyn 2.0) To Appear at the Miami Jewish Film Festival January 21st & 23rd

Jake Ehrenreich (A Jew Grows in Brooklyn 2.0)
To Appear at the Miami Jewish Film Festival
January 21st & 23rd
Ehrenreich to discuss his participation in… 722 more words

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High Anxiety(1977)

High Anxiety

The satirical comedy is a real hit or miss genre, more so miss in recent years. When the humor is constant and a mix of ridiculous and witty, we can end up with something brilliant like Airplane! 463 more words

Film

Movies of 1987 Bracket Game: Spaceballs Vs. Raising Arizona

As we approach the end of round one, it’s time to get silly.  We had some laughs in the Steve Martin round yesterday, but today we’re just going to get stupid with two cult comedies that are all about the jokes.   681 more words

Movies

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The Marx Brothers were well known joksters of Hitler’s Image as being laughable –

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Thoughts

Spaceballs

Dir: Mel Brooks, 1987

8/10

Mel Brooks was always the Prince of Parody. With successful hits like Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles and High Anxiety under his belt, Brooks reigned supreme at fun poking. 427 more words