Hedley Lamarr: "My mind is a raging torrent, flooded with rivulets of thought cascading into a waterfall of creative alternatives."
Taggart: "God darnit, Mr. Lamarr, you use your tongue prettier than a twenty dollar whore."
In arguably Mel Brooks' funniest film, daft situations, zany sight gags and a smattering of toilet humour are thrown together to lampoon every Western you've ever seen.
Cleavon Little plays a black sheriff sent to protect a small town from land developers. Of course, he's not exactly welcomed with open arms and his only ally is the lone prisoner in his new jail (Gene Wilder).