Mel Brooks (1926)


Books on Mel Brooks
James Robert Parish
It's good to be the king, The seriously funny life of Mel Brooks
Hoboken, N.J., 2007

Nick Smurthwaite & Paul Gelder
Mel Brooks and the Spoof Movie
London and New York, 1982

William Holtzman
Seesaw, A Dual Biography of Anne Bancroft and Mel Brooks
, 1979

Bill Adler, Jeffrey Feinman
Mel Brooks, the irreverent funnyman
Chicago, 1976
Books with substantial mentioning of Mel Brooks
John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume I
New York, NY, 2002

Yoram Allon, Del Cullen and Hannah Patterson (eds.)
Contemporary North American Film Directors, A Wallflower Critical Guide
London and New York, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

Frank Manchel
The Box-Office Clowns, Bob Hope, Jerry Lewis, Mel Brooks, Woody Allen
New York, 1979
Books with an entry on Mel Brooks
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Kay Weniger
Das große Personenlexikon des Films, Erster Band. A-C
Berlin, 2001

Monica M. O'Donnell (ed.)
Contemporary Theatre, Film, and Television, Volume 1
Detroit, 1984

Joe Franklin
Encyclopedia of Comedians
Secaucus, N.J., 1979




Mel Brooks
* June 28, 1926 Brooklyn, New York, USA
 as Melvin James Kaminsky

American film director, screenwriter, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor and producer.



Films

2011

Abschied von den Fröschen

2005

The Producers
Robots

2000

Up at the Villa

1998

The Prince of Egypt

1995

Dracula: Dead and Loving It

1994

Silenzio dei prosciutti, Il
The Little Rascals

1993

Robin Hood: Men in Tights

1991

Life Stinks

1990

Look Who's Talking Too
Loose Cannons

1987

Spaceballs
84 Charing Cross Road

1986

Solarbabies

1985

The Doctor and the Devils

1983

To Be or Not to Be

1982

My Favorite Year
Frances

1981

History of the World: Part I

1980

The Elephant Man

1979

The Muppet Movie

1977

High Anxiety

1976

Silent Movie

1975

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother

1974

Young Frankenstein
Blazing Saddles
Annie and the Hoods

1970

The Twelve Chairs

1969

Putney Swope

1967

The Producers


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