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Mel Brooks - Career - Later Film Career
... By 1980, Siskel and Ebert called Mel Brooks and Woody Allen "the two most successful comedy directors in the world today.. ... America's two funniest filmmakers." That year, Brooks produced the dramatic film The Elephant Man (directed by David Lynch) ... comedies, including Richard Benjamin's My Favorite Year, which was partially based on Mel Brooks's real life ...
Richard Brooks - Writing and Directing At MGM
... a screenwriter with Hellinger and Warner Brothers led Brooks to a contract with MGM and the promise of a chance to direct a film ... Brooks came into his own when he directed an original screenplay, Deadline – U.S.A ... At its core was an issue Brooks cared about the consolidation of the newspaper industry and its impact on the diversity of voices in the press ...

Famous quotes containing the words directed and/or brooks:

    Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe.
    Alfred North Whitehead (1861–1947)

    [The] elderly and timid single gentleman in Paris ... never drove down the Champs Elysees without expecting an accident, and commonly witnessing one; or found himself in the neighborhood of an official without calculating the chances of a bomb. So long as the rates of progress held good, these bombs would double in force and number every ten years.
    —Henry Brooks Adams (1838–1918)