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  • The True Story of ‘Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic’

    Jan 11, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 2 Comments

    *Los Angeles, CA. – Revisit the culture-defining legacy of one of America’s most brilliant minds when Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD February 3 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. Directed by Primetime Emmy® Award winner Marina Zenovich* (Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired), the sharp-witted documentary features unprecedented access to archival footage and […]

  • Mel Brooks Sought Richard Pryor’s ‘N’ Word Blessing for ‘Blazing Saddles’

    Nov 16, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Comedy legend Mel Brooks said had to call Richard Pryor and get his blessing while making his cult movie “Blazing Saddles” because there were so many jokes surrounding the N word. The moviemaker admits he was so worried about upsetting black people with the language in the film, that he needed the comedian’s blessing for […]