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Mel Brooks FAQ: All That's Left to Know about the Outrageous Genius of Comedy
Born to be the center of attention, Mel Brooks grew up learning the ropes of entertainment in the Catskills during its biggest days. He later emerged as a skilled comedy writer by literally muscling his way into television in the late 1940s. Brooks would be involved with some of the most notorious musicals on Broadway in the 1950s and 1960s, before finally breaking through ...more
Paperback, 392 pages
Published March 1st 2018 by Applause Books
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A very detailed and thorough look at the career of Mel Brooks...a little too thorough for me. I found myself skimming through quite a lot of it. I'm guessing the editors did too, since there were a TON of typos and awkwardly-worded sentences. I like Mel Brooks and his movies, but not this book.