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#Cinema #Quotes by Mel Brooks

A cinema villain essentially needs a moustache so he can twiddle with it gleefully as he cooks up his next nasty plan. Mel Brooks
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EFC II #27 - Young Frankenstein (1974)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#27 – Young Frankenstein (1974)
Dir. Mel Brooks
Starring: Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle, Marty Feldman, Teri Garr, Cloris Leachman, Richard Haydn, Gene Hackman… 57 more words

Epic Film Challenge

Donald Trump's excellent adventure

When Donald Trump phoned his pal Bill Clinton a little over a year ago, and asked his advice about running for President, I doubt that either of them thought that Trump would get as far as he did. 285 more words


Day 1298: How to Not Die

As I approach my 1300th consecutive daily post here at WordPress, I am thinking that important topics, for me, include “How to Not Die” both as… 190 more words

Personal Growth

Watch: Mel Brooks Discusses Humor and the Holocaust in Clip from Tribeca Doc ‘The Last Laugh’

Originally published on Indiewire. Click here to view.

Director Ferne Pearlstein’s new documentary digs into what we define as humor in an increasingly PC time.  112 more words


Young Frankenstein Book Coming!

The one of the many great things about Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein is that even though it is a paraody of those classic Universal horror films that we all love, it still is done with such honor and respect for the subject matter. 122 more words

Book News

Fascinating Behind-the-Scenes Film Books

The Internet age has spoiled us in terms of behind-the-scenes stories from famous movies. Decades-old interviews with our favorite directors are accessible on Youtube. Blu-ray commentary features are full of more information than we could possibly ever digest. 512 more words