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  1. Critic's Notebook: Why the Film 'Once' Became a Hit Broadway Musical But 'Rocky' Did Not

    10:30 am 10/15/2014

    Still, upcoming productions of 'Honeymoon in Vegas,' 'Finding Neverland,' 'An American in Paris,' 'Doctor Zhivago' and 'Gigi' suggest the movie-to-musical trend is alive and kickingRead more

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  2. Paul Mazursky Remembered by Mel Brooks, Richard Dreyfuss at Memorial Service

    9:41 pm 9/5/2014

    "The best capturer of human behavior on film was Paul"Read more

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  3. Judd Apatow's Interview Collection With Comedians Set for 2015

    1:09 pm 6/23/2014

    "Sick In The Head" features chats with Mel Brooks, Louis C.K., Lena Dunham and others, and will benefit literacy charity 826LA.Read more

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  4. Anthony Goldschmidt, Designer of Iconic Movie Posters, Dies at 71

    3:51 pm 6/20/2014

    UPDATE: The founder of Intralink Film Graphic Design helped create the lasting images that marketed such films as "Blazing Saddles," "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial" and "Apollo 13."Read more

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  5. Mel Brooks Laments Kate Mantilini's Closure: I Will Miss 'Those Potatoes'

    11:00 am 5/23/2014

    In his own words, the comedian remembers the Beverly Hills institution, which will close due to a rent increase on June 14 after 27 years: "Someone needs to put up a fight." Read more

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  6. Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane to Reteam on Broadway

    11:32 am 5/2/2014

    The actors will star in a retooled version of "It's Only a Play" by Terrence McNally, whose latest work, "Mothers and Sons," received two Tony nominations this week.Read more

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  7. Mel Brooks on Why 'Blazing Saddles' 'Could Be The Funniest Motion Picture Ever Made'

    10:23 pm 4/12/2014

    At the TCM Classic Film Festival, the writer-director regaled the audience with tales of how Warner Bros. executives almost buried the film.Read more

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  8. Mel Brooks Pays Tribute to Sid Caesar: 'He Gave Everything He Possibly Could' (Video)

    7:22 am 2/19/2014

    The filmmaker and close friend of the comedian reminisced about Caesar's legacy and unfulfilled potential while on 'Conan' on Tuesday night.Read more

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  9. Mel Brooks to Appear on TBS' 'Conan' in Sid Caesar Tribute

    11:25 am 2/14/2014

    He will drop by the late-night talker on Feb. 18.Read more

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