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Blazing Saddles(Movie, 1974)

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| 1h 33min | Genres: Western, Comedy
Blazing SaddlesRating: 3.7/5 (with 444 votes)
Blazing Saddles is a 1974 American satirical Western film directed by Mel Brooks. Starring Cleavon Little and Gene Wilder, the film was written by Brooks, Andrew Bergman, Richard Pryor, Norman Steinberg and Al Uger, and was based on Bergman's story and draft. The film received generally positive reviews from critics and audiences, was nominated for three Academy Awards and is ranked No. 6 on the American Film Institute's 100 Years...100 Laughs list. Brooks appears in three supporting roles, Governor William J. Le Petomane, a Yiddish-speaking Indian chief and "a director” in line to help invade Rock Ridge (a nod to Hitchcock); he also dubs lines for one of Lili von Shtupp's backing troupe. The supporting cast includes Slim Pickens, Alex Karras and David Huddleston, as well as Brooks regulars ()
Movie poster of Blazing Saddles

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Awards & Nominations for Blazing Saddles

National Film Registry Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Film Editing

About Blazing Saddles

A town—where everyone seems to be named Johnson—stands in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, robber baron Hedley Lemar sends his henchmen to make life in the town unbearable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor, so Hedley convinces him to send the town the first black sheriff in the west.

Trailer for Blazing Saddles + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Blazing Saddles (1974) Original Trailer(Trailer, 2:15)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: California
Plays in: California
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: German (DE), English (EN), Yiddish (YI)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 02/07/1974
Director: Mel Brooks
Producer: Michael Hertzberg
Film Editor: Danford B. Greene
Director of Photography: Joseph F. Biroc
Composer: John Morris
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Is’ was, Sheriff?"
"Sillas de montar calientes"
"Le shérif est en prison"
"Απίστευτες σέλες"
"Mezzogiorno e Mezzo di Fuoco"
"브레이징 새들스"
"Banzé no Oeste"
Budget: 2,600,000 USD
Revenue: 119,601,481 USD (= 4,600%)
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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