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PBS: New Mel Brooks Biopic Premieres 5/20


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#1 OFFLINE   SayWhat?

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Posted 17 May 2013 - 12:07 PM

Airing May 20, “Mel Brooks: Make a Noise” explores every aspect of the writer/director/producer’s storied 60-year career – or more aptly, his love affair with showbiz (Brooks is one of the rare few to have been awarded Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony trophies). Brooks himself is rarely given to indulge his industry’s extremely frequent victory laps – “I mean, why waste time doing that when you can write another song or you could write another movie,” he says of the PBS celebration, “but it's nice once in a while to just relax and revel in some of the nice things you've done.”

 

The documentary features a plethora of clips from every facet of Brooks’ career, along with interviews with colleagues collaborators like Reiner, Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Cloris Leachman, Joan Rivers and Tracey Ullman – but the wealth and depth of Brooks’ prolific output coalesced into a clearer vision of the entertainer.

 

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#2 OFFLINE   Stewart Vernon

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Posted 17 May 2013 - 08:35 PM

I looked... but according to my EPG this doesn't air until 5/23 at 10:00pm on my PBS station.  I set a timer for it, to be sure I don't miss it.


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