Blazing Saddles

Blazing Saddles (1974)

Never give a saga an even break!

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A town—where everyone seems to be named Johnson—stands in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, robber baron Hedley Lemar sends his henchmen to make life in the town unbearable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor, so Hedley convinces him to send the town the first black sheriff in the west.

Blazing Saddles Trailer

Sound John Morris Original Music Composer
Writing Richard Pryor Screenplay
Editing John C. Howard Editor
Editing Danford B. Greene Editor
Camera Joseph F. Biroc Director of Photography
Writing Mel Brooks Screenplay
Directing Mel Brooks Director
Writing Andrew Bergman Screenplay
Writing Andrew Bergman Story
Production Michael Hertzberg Producer
Writing Norman Steinberg Screenplay
Writing Alan Uger Screenplay
Sound Frankie Laine Theme Song Performance