‘Incredible’ Mel Brooks Set Due Nov. 1316 Aug, 2012 By: Ashley Ratcliff
Shout! Factory pays tribute to prolific funnyman Mel Brooks Nov. 13, when it releases The Incredible Mel Brooks: An Irresistible Collection of Unhinged Comedy.
The five-DVD set takes viewers on a journey through time with performances, extensive interviews, film clips and rare archival television footage, as well as some never-before-seen photos and special tributes.
Also included in The Incredible Mel Brooks is a CD with songs from some of Brooks’ most memorable performances, such as “Springtime for Hitler” from The Producers (1968) and the theme song from Blazing Saddles (1974).
A celebrated director, actor, producer, composer and writer, Brooks is one of only 11 people in history to win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award.