R | | Comedy, History, Musical
Mel Brooks brings his one-of-a-kind comic touch to the history of mankind covering events from the Old Testament to the French Revolution in a series of episodic comedy vignettes.
"The Inquisition" is an obvious coda to "Springtime For Hitler". Although for some reason this number and this movie didn't have the same impact
Count de Monet:
Your Majesty, you look like the piss-boy!
King Louis XVI: And you look like a bucket of shit!
When Josephus slips on the banana peel, his foot misses the peel.
The film's title rises up over the horizon like a sun rise.
The Spanish Castilian video version didn't had the "critic scene" on the Stone Age segment. But it appeared on the DVD edition with subtitles.
English, Latin, French
$4,792,731 14 June 1981