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  • RELEASED: 1974
  • RUNTIME: 93 mins
  • WRITTEN BY: Richard Pryor, Mel Brooks, Andrew Bergman, Norman Steinberg, Alan Uger
  • DIRECTED BY: Mel Brooks
  • STARRING: Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens, Harvey Korman, Madeline Kahn, Mel Brooks, Burton Gilliam, Alex Karras

Had a lot of fun with this. I love how it satirizes American hypocrisy and Mel Brooks is just a master of visual gags. Also, the last 15 minutes are GENIUS. 

“Well, can’t you see that’s the last act of a desperate man?”
“We don’t care if it’s the first act of “Henry V,” we’re leaving!”