From his beloved film guides, books, and tenure on Entertainment Tonight to his podcast Maltin on Movies, Leonard Maltin has been a part of my movie-watching life for as long as I can remember. He tells all in the fascinating new memoir Starstruck: My Unlikely Road to Hollywood. We talked about his life, career, and most treasured achievement.
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Here is the early Mel Brooks short, The Critic (1963), mentioned in the episode, which was Leonard's introduction to the comedian:
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