Picks and Pans Review: Young Frankenstein

updated 12/07/1981 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/07/1981 AT 01:00 AM EST

NBC (9-11 p.m. ET)

Blazing Saddles is more raucous, but this 1974 spoof of those old black-and-white Karloff horrors is Mel Brooks' funniest film. Gene Wilder's crazed doctor, Peter Boyle's crazed monster and Madeline Kahn's crazed singer-lover are hilarious, but bug-eyed Marty Feldman's hunchback steals the show.

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