Mel Brooks is the creator of such films as Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, andSpaceballs. He is also a film director, screenwriter, comedian, actor, producer and composer. He is one of only 11 people to have have won an Emmy, Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony for his work. This summer, he will be awarded the 41st AFI Life Achievement Award.


Mel Brooks: Make a Noise airs on PBS tonight. In advance of the American Masters episode, The Daily Beast asked Brooks to give us his favorite movie scenes of all time.