Mel Brooks


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in Brooklyn, New York, The United States
June 28, 1926

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Mel Brooks (born "Melvin Kaminsky") is an American multi-award winning director, writer, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor and producer best known as a creator of broad film farces and comedy parodies.

Brooks is a member of the short list of entertainers with the distinction of having won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony award.

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Young Frankenstein: The Sto...

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The Producers

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The 2000 Year Old Man in th...

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The Producers: The Book, Ly...

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The 2000 Year Old Man

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Young Frankenstein: Piano/V...

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Silent Movie

3.55 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1976
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Mel Brooks Collection

4.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2006 — 2 editions
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“I've been accused of vulgarity. I say that's bullshit.”
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“Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die.”
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“As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make mistakes.”
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