Last Updated on 25 March 2024

The following list is the Official Definitive Ranked List of all 12 movies that Mel Brooks has directed.

I found 22 different ranked lists online of “best Mel Brooks movies” and pulled them all into Excel and merged them all to get this definitive compilation. See my Methodology page for the research process that was used, including links to all 22 lists that were averaged. Below is a checklist you can print to track which movies you’ve seen, followed by the ranked list.

  1. Young Frankenstein (1974)
  2. Blazing Saddles (1974)
  3. The Producers (1967)
  4. Silent Movie (1976)
  5. Spaceballs (1987)
  6. High Anxiety (1977)
  7. History of the World: Part I (1981)
  8. Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
  9. The Twelve Chairs (1970)
  10. Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
  11. Life Stinks (1991)
  12. To Be or Not to Be (1983)