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Blazing Saddles Reviews

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Hilarious, irreverant western spoof. One of Mel Brooks' best.

| Original Score: 5/5

October 16, 2004
Adam Smith
Empire Magazine

Brooks' wholehearted embracing of rank vulgarity, together with his innovative quickfire sketch structure, titillated crowds more used to sophisticated Hollywood humour.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 5/5

July 7, 2004
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The movie travels at a fast and furious clip, and the dialogue is endlessly quotable.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 3.5/4

June 30, 2004
Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

A limp, shapeless mess of a film trades in a genuine respect for westerns' tropes for purile vulgarity and joy-buzzer showmanship.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 2/4

June 16, 2004
Gregory Weinkauf
New Times

Hats off to Mel Brooks!

| Original Score: 5/5

March 17, 2004
Amber Wilkinson
iofilm.co.uk

Rip-roaring comedy with fine performances from a star-studded cast.

| Original Score: 5/5

September 6, 2003
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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Blazing Saddles has no dominant personality, and it looks as if it includes every gag thought up in every story conference. Whether good, bad, or mild, nothing was thrown out.

Full Review Source: New York Times

May 20, 2003
Brian Mckay
eFilmCritic.com

Mel Brooks' funniest film. Cleavon Little's performance is priceless.

| Original Score: 4/5

March 20, 2003
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

A great cast is eclipsed by the hilarious performances of Harvey Korman and Madeline Kahn, who plays a Marlene Dietrich-like chanteuse.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle

March 10, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Remember when Mel Brooks was really funny? This is why.

| Original Score: 4/5

November 25, 2002
James Rocchi
Netflix

Blazing Saddles is not for everyone -- but there are great pleasures here for anyone willing to seek them out.

Full Review Source: Netflix | Original Score: 4/5

November 7, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Silly, daring, and absolutely hilarious.

| Original Score: 5/5

July 26, 2002
John Venable
Supercala.com

I can say with full confidence that this is one of the funniest movies ever made.

Full Review Source: Supercala.com

July 3, 2002
Dragan Antulov
rec.arts.movies.reviews

[The] huge popularity of this film, still uncontested after so many years, really shouldn't be that surprising.

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: 8/10

January 1, 2000
Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films

One of Mel Brooks' funniest and most popular films, an unsubtle spoof or parody of all the cliches from the time-honored genre of westerns

Full Review Source: Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films

January 1, 2000
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

The finale offers the most daring 15 minutes in cinema history

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

January 1, 2000
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

| Original Score: 5/5

January 6, 2006
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 5/5

November 12, 2004
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

| Original Score: 3/5

October 30, 2004
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 5/5

April 16, 2004
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