Tag - Mel Brooks

The Week in Stuff: May 25, 2010 –...

There are a lot of things out there you can buy. We try to give you the information you need to make an educated purchasing decision. Because we have no lives. If you find the info here to be of use, do us a favor and purchase via Amazon...

Stuff: Googling “Henry Rollins...

There’s a lot of stuff going on in the world of pop culture. You don’t have time for it all. So we grab all the best bits and give them to you in a single post. Because somebody had to. Enjoy. Okay, so the story‘s about...

Win Spaceballs: The Animated Series on DVD!

MGM Home Entertainment has four episodes of the animated version of Spaceballs hitting DVD towards the end of this month. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: May the farce be with you! Modern filmdom and popular culture get...

Get Smart (2008) – Movie Review

Written by: Tom J. Astle & Matt Ember, based on the show by Mel Brooks & Buck HenryDirected by: Peter SegalStarring: Steve Carell, Anne Hathaway, Alan Arkin, Dwayne Johnson, Terence Stamp My Advice: Rental. Maxwell Smart (Carell)...

Carl Reiner and Mel Brooks

Carl Reiner & Mel Brooks, Here to Help...

Okay, so by now our American readers should have received all of their W-2s and 1099s and 8675309s and all the other crap that we need in order to shovel more funds into the maw of our bloated government. But fear not: we’ve called...

Mel Brooks

Mel Brooks on Jeopardy: Move Us Along, Sing...

A fascinating view of a show that I don’t think I’ve ever seen before: the original pre-Trebek Jeopardy celebrating its 2000th episode back in 1973. Special guest star is Mel Brooks as The 2000-Year-Old Man. Brooks is towards the...