Blazing Saddles (1974)

Blazing Saddles (1974) is a Comedy, Western film directed by Mel Brooks – The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor. Hedley convinces him to send the town the first Black sheriff in the west. Bart is a sophisticated urbanite who will have some difficulty winning over the townspeople. IMDB


Directed By – Mel Brooks

Genre – Comedy, Western

Cast – Cleavon Little , Madeline Kahn , Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens , Harvey Korman , Alex Karras , George Furth , Burton Gilliam , Carol Arthur , David Huddleston , John Hillerman , Jack Starrett , Mel Brooks , Liam Dunn , Richard Collier

In Theaters – 7 February 1974

Duration – 93 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : Never give a saga an even break!

Story Writers: Andrew Bergman

Country: USA

Language: English , Yiddish , German

Production Company : Crossbow Productions , Warner Bros.