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In this new kind of interview show, Randy Cohen talks to guests about a person, a place, and a thing they feel strongly about. The result: some great talkers tell stories they never have before. Visit

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Sep 9, 2016

His screenplay Tex X evolved into Blazing Saddles after he spent happy hours writing and rewriting with Richard Pryor and Mel Brooks: workmates! He directed Marlon Brando in a rare - and terrific - comedy performance in The Freshman. And he believes movies are finished as a cultural force. Over. Done. Hear why, and assuage the pain with music from Chris Harford.