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Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Year: 1993
Production Co: Brooksfilms
Director: Mel Brooks
Producer: Mel Brooks
Writer: Mel Brooks/J David Shapiro/Evan Chandler
Cast: Cary Elwes, Dave Chapelle, Isaac Hayes, Patrick Stewart, Tom DeLuise, Dick Van Patten
Too little too late for Mel Brooks. His lampooning of the Robin Hood legend isn't a patch on earlier work like Blazing Saddles and History of the World Part One, it's also not particularly funny.

Despite the fact that there wasn't really a workable satire of Robin Hood and all the attendant potential for comedy (men wearing tights, the friar, etc) until this film was made, the jokes all feel old and lazy.

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