Gene Wilder may be 80 but he hasn't been seen in a movie in decades. While young fans might not actively think about it, there are generations of moviegoers who have wondered where he's been.
He recently sat down for an interview with Robert Osborne at the 92nd Street Y and answered that exact question, plus some insights into the greatest films of his career.
So it's the swearing.
The proliferation of profanity has kept the comedic genius of Gene Wilder from the big screen. Even as a fan of the English language at it's most bawdy, it's hard not to be saddened by this.
So is the swearing in today's movies out of control? Has it gone beyond serving a purpose and just now and exercise in just how far you can push the envelope? Sound off below!