About the film
screenplay stuntman slapstick mime hollywood silent film
Release Date: June 17, 1976
|Production Companies||:||Crossbow Productions|
|Producers||:||Mary Goldberg, Michael Hertzberg|
|Writers||:||Barry Levinson, Mel Brooks, Ron Clark, Ron Clark, Rudy De Luca|
Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the studio's creditors attempt to thwart them.