Blazing Saddles
Warner Bros. (1974)
Comedy, Family, Western
In Collection
Seen ItNo
IMDB   7.8
93 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   R (Restricted)
Mel Brooks Gov. William J. LePetomaine / Indian chief
Madeline Kahn Lili von Shtupp
Alex Karras Mongo
Harvey Korman Hedley Lamarr
Cleavon Little Bart
Slim Pickens Taggart
Gene Wilder Jim
David Huddleston Olson Johnson
Liam Dunn Reverend Johnson
John Hillerman Howard Johnson
George Furth Van Johnson
Jack Starrett Gabby Johnson
Dom DeLuise Buddy Bizarre
Mel Brooks
Producer Michael Hertzberg
Writer Mel Brooks
Andrew Bergman
Cinematography Joseph F. Biroc
Musician John Morris

The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor. Hedley convinces him to send the town the first Black sheriff in the west.
Edition Details
Edition 30th Anniversary Special Edition
Distributor Warner Home Video
Release Date 6/29/2004
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (16:9, Anamorphic)
Theatrical Widescreen (2.40:1)
Subtitles English; French; Spanish; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [Spanish]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Scene Specific Commentary by Mel Brooks 2 Blazingly Boffo Documentaries: · Back in the Saddle · Intimate Portrait: Madeline Kahn (Excerpt) "Black Bart" - 1975 Pilot Episode of the Proposed TV Series Spinoff Additional Scenes Theatrical Trailer