Young Frankenstein (1974) – Review

Young Frankenstein (1974) Poster

Directed by Mel Brooks

Written by Gene Wilder and Mel Brooks; based on characters in the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Cast: Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Teri Garr, Peter Boyle, Chloris Leachman, Gene Hackman, and Kenneth Mars

Length: 1 hour and 46 minutes

Genre: Comedy, parody

MPAA Rating: PG

Description from IMDB:

“An American grandson of the infamous scientist, struggling to prove that he is not as insane as people believe, is invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body.” Continue reading “Young Frankenstein (1974) – Review”

Blazing Saddles (1974) – Review

Blazing Saddles (1974)Poster

Directed by Mel Brooks

Written by Mel Brooks, Norman Steinberg, Andrew Bergman, Richard Pryer, and Alan Uger

Cast: Slim Pickens, Cleavon Little, Harvey Korman, Gene Wilder, and Alex Karras

Length: 1 hour and 33 minutes

Genre: Comedy, western

MPAA Rating: R

Description from IMDB:

“In order to ruin a western town, a corrupt politician appoints a black sheriff, who promptly becomes his most formidable adversary.” Continue reading “Blazing Saddles (1974) – Review”