R | | Comedy
The board of directors at a Madison Avenue ad agency must elect a new chairman. In the maneuvering to make sure that enemies don't get votes, all the members accidentally cast their ballot for the board's token black man, Putney Swope.
Contrary to some listings, the Mel Brooks who plays 'Mr. Forget It' is not the writer/director of the same name and the Al Green who plays 'Cowboy #1' is not the singer 'Reverend' Al Green.
Rockin' the boat's a drag. You gotta sink the boat!
As the credit for Robert Downey Sr. scrolls up the screen, the words "(a prince)" appear next to his name.