Posts tagged "Mel Brooks"

Eleven Great Movie Satires

Eleven Great Movie Satires
A great satire has to not only skewer its subject; it needs to be a terrific film as well. The movies I have chosen not only do an excellent job of lampooning their targets, they were sometimes trendsetters for a whole array of imitators.  This was a tough list to make as movies such as... Read more »

Eleven of the Most Underrated Comedies You Need to See

I’ve seen lots of lists of the top ten comedies.  You know them by now.  I wanted to give everyone a list of movies that get routinely left off those lists, yet are classics in their own right. Each and every one of these comedic tour de farces are in my permanent DVD collection. Below... Read more »

Song Of The Day - "Free To Be...You And Me" by The New Seekers

By Eric Berman Back in 1972, Marlo Thomas and friends including Alan Alda, Mel Brooks, Harry Belafonte, Dick Cavett, Rosey Grier, Diana Ross and many others joined forces for this wonderful children’s TV special that focused on the issue of gender stereotypes. While I was a little too old to be part of its target... Read more »
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