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List of the best Mel Brooks movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Throughout the 1970s and '80s, Mel Brooks was the King of Comedy, with hit standalones and parodies like Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles, and the Star Wars-mocking Spaceballs. Mel Brooks's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. His 1993 movie Robin Hood: Men in Tights grossed over $35 million in the U.S. The order of these top Mel Brooks movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Mel Brooks movies will be at the top of the list. Mel Brooks has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Mel Brooks movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Mel Brooks films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Mel Brooks role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Mel Brooks performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list is made up of films like Silent Movie and History of the World, Pt. I

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mel Brooks movies?" and "What are the greatest Mel Brooks films of all time?"

If Mel Brooks movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by George Lucas and Rob Reiner too.

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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

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Young Frankenstein Gene Hackman, Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder

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Spaceballs Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks

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120 39
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History of the World, Part I Mel Brooks, Orson Welles, Hugh Hefner

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104 47
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Robin Hood: Men in Tights Patrick Stewart, Mel Brooks, Dave Chappelle

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94 33
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The Producers Uma Thurman, Will Ferrell, Matthew Broderick

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82 28
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High Anxiety Cloris Leachman, Madeline Kahn, Dick Van Patten

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12 0
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The Producers Gene Wilder, Kenneth Mars, Zero Mostel

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51 19
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To Be or Not to Be Christopher Lloyd, Mel Brooks, Anne Bancroft

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49 22
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Silent Movie Liza Minnelli, Paul Newman, Mel Brooks

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38 27
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The Muppet Movie Steve Martin, Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor

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36 32
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Dracula: Dead and Loving It Mel Brooks, Leslie Nielsen, Amy Yasbeck

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28 23
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The Twelve Chairs Mel Brooks, Frank Langella, Dom DeLuise

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19 17
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2000 Year Old Man Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner

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26 26
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Robots Halle Berry, Robin Williams, Amanda Bynes

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27 28
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Life Stinks Mel Brooks, Lesley Ann Warren, Jeffrey Tambor

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20 26
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The Prince of Egypt Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer, Val Kilmer

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14 21
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It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie Whoopi Goldberg, Jon Stewart, Mel Brooks

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8 17
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The Little Rascals Donald Trump, Whoopi Goldberg, Mel Brooks

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10 23
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Look Who's Talking Too John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Kirstie Alley

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4 14
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Cutting Edge Comedians of the '60s & '70s Bill Cosby, David Letterman, Jay Leno

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5 16
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Screw Loose Mel Brooks, Sofia Milos, Randi Ingerman

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6 18
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The Silence of the Hams Mel Brooks, Shelley Winters, Phyllis Diller

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5 17
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Pretty as a Picture: The Art of David Lynch Mel Brooks, Patricia Arquette, David Lynch

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4 18
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Hollywood Singing and Dancing: The 1970s John Travolta, Liza Minnelli, Mel Brooks

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2 16
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Alan King: Inside the Comedy Mind: Gold Collection Mel Brooks, George Carlin, Buddy Hackett

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0 18
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Jakers!: Piggley Gets into Trouble Mel Brooks, Maile Flanagan