Best comedy movie trivia of 1974

Blazing Saddles picture

Trivia: The language that the Indians speak is actually Yiddish.


Young Frankenstein picture

Trivia: The Laboratory equipment is the same equipment used in the original Frankenstein.

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The Longest Yard picture

Trivia: When the film was released Burt Reynolds arranged to have this film shown in maximum security prisons all over the US, because the prisoners obviously couldn't get to the theaters to see it themselves.

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Dark Star picture

Trivia: When Doolittle is floating through space after the explosion, a piece of debris which floats by him is marked "toilet tank thx 138" - a reference to George Lucas' first film


Carry On Dick picture

Trivia: This was Sid James' Carry On swansong. He passed on two years later.

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Herbie Rides Again picture

Trivia: The producers were originally considering Walter Brennan to play Grandpa Steinmetz as the lead character. But since he was unable to work due to ill health, they cast Helen Hayes as Grandma Steinmetz instead.

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Phantom of the Paradise picture

Trivia: Sissy Spacek was the film's set dresser.

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