Mel Brooks celebrates his 91st birthday today (June 28), and without him, it's difficult to picture what the comedy landscape would look like.
His comedic work utilizing both parody and satire has influenced countless writers and performers and has stood the test of time. While he's worked in television (notably creating the classic Get Smart), his films are definitely his crowning achievement.
But which film is his best?
We created the poll below to find out what you think. Vote for your pick below, and share with us your favorite scene or one-liner in the comments.
Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger. The first man she ever loved was Jack Daniel. (True story.)