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Marx Brothers

Overview
Works: 465 works in 1,225 publications in 4 languages and 27,203 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Motion pictures  Western films  History  Documentary films  Sports films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Musician, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A night at the opera by Sam Wood( Visual )

43 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York scandal, a riot on a ship, and an evening of insanity in a concert hall are some of the problems resulting from Groucho's outrageous business schemes. The goal, to bring Milan's finest opera stars to Manhattan
Duck soup by Leo McCarey( Visual )

61 editions published between 1930 and 2016 in English and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Prime Minister Firefly of Freedonia, Groucho soon reduces the kingdom to shambles. Harpo and Chico are secret agents disguised as peanut vendors and Zeppo is Firefly's secretary
A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

39 editions published between 1937 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Hackenbush, Tony, and Stuffy try and save Judy's farm by winning a big horse race. The doctor runs into some problems. The doctor runs a high priced clinic for the well-off who do not have a clue that he has a degree in Veterinary Medicine
Animal Crackers by Victor Heerman( Visual )

44 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and German and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy classic that loosely centers around a painting stolen during a house party held by a wealthy society woman. This film introduces Groucho's most famous character, Captain Spaulding
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection by Marx Brothers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monkey business: While stowing away on a ship to America, the boys get involuntarily pressed into service as toughs for a pair of feuding gangsters
Horse Feathers by Marx Brothers( Visual )

42 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As president of Huxley College, the fun loving Professor Wagstaff attempts to help his son finally graduate after 12 years by arranging to 'buy' professional football players for an upcoming big game against rival Darwin University. The plan takes an unexpected twist, however, when a bootlegger and a dogcatcher are mistaken for the athletes and accidentally hired instead
A night in Casablanca by Archie Mayo( Visual )

29 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and French and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marx Brothers are in another comedy that has them ferret out Nazi spies in a Casablanca hotel
Room service by William A Seiter( Visual )

25 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and French and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Room Service: A cash-strapped theatrical troup tries to find a backer and keep from being thrown out of their hotel. At the Circus: The brothers try to keep the cash-strapped circus running by finding a backer
Monkey Business by Norman Zenos McLeod( Visual )

30 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters
Go West ; The big store( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Go West, it's 1870 and the Marx Brothers are out to get rich in Dead Man's Gulch. In The big store, the brothers reduce an enormous inventory of upscale merchandise into a multilevel disaster as they pursue and evade villains via bicycles, skates, unicycles, broad jumps, shipping chutes, elevator cables, high wires, pole vaults and pseudo-Tarzan chandelier swinging
The cocoanuts by Marx Brothers( Visual )

17 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron
Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel : the Marx Brothers' lost radio show by Michael Barson( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cocoanuts( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron
The unknown Marx brothers : a unique look at film's most original comedy legends( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now you can experience the hopes, dreams, triumphs and defeats of the brothers simply known a Groucho, Chico, and Harpo in a fascinating look back at the men who helped define comedy as we know it today
Greatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 2]. In The long, long trailer, newlyweds hit the honeymoon road with a 40-foot trailer in tow. In Father of the bride, chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
Go west by Edward Buzzell( Visual )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time, 1870. The place, the wild west, where the man who gets the deed to Dead Man's Gulch gets rich. That's where Groucho, Chico and Harpo come in, the wildest "Marksmen" in the West
Love happy by David Miller( Visual )

19 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harpo Marx is a true patron of the arts, taking from the rich to help feed a group of poor actors struggling to open a new musical without financial backers. He unknowingly makes off with the missing Romanoff diamonds when he shoplifts a tin of sardines from a classy Manhattan market. The smuggler, Madame Egelichi and her henchmen make a madcap race to retrieve the jewels
Brother, can you spare a dime?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary juxtaposes newsreel footage, film clips and period music in an eye-opening look at the Great Depression. Many of the movies created in the 1930s featured strong social commentary, while others offered pure escapism and fed a fascination with a dazzling world out of reach to the everyday American. Through a contrast between the fantasy of film and the reality of everyday life, a fascinating perspective on the Great Depression and Hollywood's golden age is presented. Also includes political speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt and others
At the circus by Edward Buzzell( Visual )

18 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two circus attendants enlist the help of a lawyer in order to retrieve some stolen cash needed to save the show, before the owner goes bankrupt
Room service ; At the circus( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Room Service: A cash-strapped theatrical troup tries to find a backer and keep from being thrown out of their hotel. At the Circus: The brothers try to keep the cash-strapped circus running by finding a backer
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A night at the opera
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Duck soupAnimal CrackersHorse FeathersA night in CasablancaMonkey BusinessThe cocoanutsThe unknown Marx brothers : a unique look at film's most original comedy legendsGreatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the brideLove happy
Alternative Names
Brāļi Marksi

Germans Marx

Hermanos Marx

Marksi, brāļi

Marx, Bröderna

Marx Brothers

Marx Brothers, The

The Marx Brothers

マルクス兄弟

マルクス兄弟 アダルトビデオ

馬克思兄弟 (AV商)

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