History of the World
Part I

1981

Mel Brooks
Director

Generally strained comedy from the Melster, noble in scope and supporting cast, but could do with a few more laughs. Inquisition dance routine and the coming attractions for Part 2 are the best.


12th June 1981
Cinema





History Of The World: Part 1
14th August 2001
DVD




2.35:1


4th April 2006
DVD




2.35:1


24th April 2006
DVD




2.35:1




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Barrie Holland
French Courtier
Mel Brooks
Moses
Comicus
Torquemada
Jacques
Louis XVI
Dom DeLuise
Nero
Madeline Kahn
Empress Nympho
Harvey Korman
Count De Monet
Cloris Leachman
Madame Defarge
Ron Carey
Swiftus
Gregory Hines
Josephus
Pamela Stephenson
Mme. Rimbaud
Shecky Greene
Marcus Vindicus
Sid Caesar
Chief Caveman
Mary-Margaret Humes
Miriam
Orson Welles
Narrator
Rudy DeLuca
Captain Mucus
Prehistoric Man
Leigh French
Prehistoric Man
Richard Karron
Prehistoric Man
Susette Carroll
Prehistoric Man
Sammy Shore
Prehistoric Man
J.J. Barry
Prehistoric Man
Earl Finn
Prehistoric Man
Suzanne Kent
Prehistoric Man
Michael Champion
Prehistoric Man
Howard Morris
Court Spokesman
Charlie Callas
Soothsayer
Dena Dietrich
Competance
Paul Mazursky
Roman Officer
Ron Clark
Stoned Soldier
Jack Riley
Stoned Soldier
Art Metrano
Leonardo DaVinci
Diane Day
Caladonia
Henny Youngman
Chemist
Hunter von Leer
Lt. Bob
Fritz Feld
Maitre d'
Hugh Hefner
Entrepreneur

Pat McCormick
Plumbing Salesman

Barry Levinson
Column Salesman

Sid Gould
Barber/Bloodletter

Ronny Graham
Jew #2

John Myhers
Leader of Senate

Jim Steck
Gladiator

Lee Delano
Wagon Driver

Robert Goldberg
Senator#1

Alan U. Schwartz
Senator#2

Jay Burton
Senator#3

Robert Zappy
Roman Citizen

Ira Miller
Roman Citizen

Milt Freedman
Roman Citizen

Johnny Silver
Small Liar

Charles Thomas Murphy
Auctioneer

Rod Haase
Roman Officer

Cleo Rocos
Lady in Waiting

Eileen Saki
Slave

John Hurt
Jesus

Henry Kaiser
Disciple

Zale Kessler
Disciple

Anthony Messina
Disciple

Howard Mann
Disciple

Sandy Helberg
Disciple

Mitchell Bock
Disciple

Gilbert Lee
Disciple

Molly Basler
Game Show Girl

Deborah Dawes
Game Show Girl

Christine Dickinson
Game Show Girl

Lisa Sohm
Vestal Virgin

Michele Drake
Vestal Virgin

Jeana Tomasina
Vestal Virgin

Lisa Welch
Vestal Virgin

Janis Schmitt
Vestal Virgin

Heidi Sorenson
Vestal Virgin

Karen Morton
Vestal Virgin

Kathy Collins
Vestal Virgin

Lori Sutton
Vestal Virgin

Lou Mulford
Vestal Virgin

Jackie Mason
Jew #1

Phil Leeds
Chief Monk

Jack Carter
Rat Vendor

Jan Murray
Nothing Vendor

Andréas Voutsinas
Bearnaise

Spike Milligan
Monsieur Rimbaud

John Hillerman
Rich Man

Sydney Lassick
Applecore Vendor
Jonathan Cecil
Poppinjay
Andrew Sachs
Gerard
Fiona Richmond
Queen
Nigel Hawthorne
Citizen Official
Bella Emberg
Baguette
Geoffrey Larder
Footman
George Lane Cooper
Executioner
Stephanie Marrian
Lady Marie
Gerald Staddon
Le Fevre
Royce Mills
Duke D'Honnefieur
Mike Cottrell
Tartuffe
Rusty Goffe
Le Muff
Gerald Stadden
Le Fevre
John Ghavan
Marche
Michael Miller
Coming Attractions
Scott Henderson
Coming Attractions
Royce D. Applegate
Coming Attractions
Sean Barry-Weske
Insolent Flunkey
Albert Whitlock
Used Chariot Salesman
Bea Arthur
Dole office clerk
Ava Cadell
Lady in Waiting
Harry Fielder
Prison Guard
Mary Fielder
Jilly Johnson
Lady in Waiting
Monica Teama
Lady in Waiting
Ted White
Centurian