A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when what should intrude but World War II in the form of an invasion. His wife has the habit of entertaining young Polish officers while he's on stage which is also a source of depression to him. When one of her officers comes back on a Secret Mission, the actor takes charge and comes up with a plan for them to escape. Written by
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After the air raid two of the actors are cleaning up outside the theatre. Mel Brooks arrives in a car pulled by a horse with reins clearly visible. In the next shot, close to the driver's door, the reins are no longer there. See more
[Frederick has to stall Prof. Siletski while the others rush back to his hotel room to search it
Just don't keep me hanging much longer, I stink without a script!
[under his breath
He stinks with a script.
I heard that!
At the end of the movie, each cast member comes and takes a bow, as they would for a stage play, while their names are on the screen. See more
Referenced in Rhinestone
Sweet Georgia Brown
Written by Ben Bernie
(uncredited), Maceo Pinkard
(uncredited) and Kenneth Casey
Polish translation by Tad Danielewski
Performed by Mel Brooks
(uncredited) and Anne Bancroft
(uncredited) See more