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Mel Brooks

Mel Brooks

Melvin James "Mel" Brooks is an American film director, screenwriter, comedian, actor, producer, composer, and songwriter. He is best known as a creator of broad film farces and comic parodies. He began his career as a comic and a writer for the early TV variety show Your Show of Shows. He became well known as part of the comedy duo with Carl Reiner, The 2000 Year Old Man. In middle age he became one of the most successful film directors of the 1970s, with many of his films being among the top ten money makers of the year that they were released. His best known films include The Producers, The Twelve Chairs, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Silent Movie, High Anxiety, His ... more on Wikipedia

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The Best Mel Brooks Movies, Ranked 2.2k votes List of the best Mel Brooks movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Throughout the 1970s and '80s...
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