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The cocoanuts

Author: Joseph SantleyRobert FloreyMorrie RyskindMonta BellGroucho MarxAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA Home Video, [1989]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Early Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Fiction films
Comedies
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Santley; Robert Florey; Morrie Ryskind; Monta Bell; Groucho Marx; Chico Marx; Harpo Marx; Zeppo Marx; Oscar Shaw; Mary Eaton; Margaret Dumont; Frank E Tours; Irving Berlin; George J Folsey; Marx Brothers.; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1558800476 9781558800472
OCLC Number: 20078480
Notes: Based on the book by George S. Kaufman, adapted by Morrie Ryskind.
Originally released as a motion picture in May 1929.
Hi-fi stereo.
Credits: Music, Irving Berlin ; photography, George Folsey.
Cast: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx, Oscar Shaw, Mary Eaton, Margaret Dumont.
Awards: The first film by the Marx Brothers, based on their 1925 stage hit. The cocoanuts is set in Miami, where hotel manager Mr. Hammer (Groucho Marx) struggles to keep his establishment from going under. Hammer's only paying guest is Mrs. Potter, who is trying to marry her daughter off to Harvey Yates; although she doesn't know that Yates is a jewel thief.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Marx brothers in The cocoanuts
Responsibility: a Paramount picture ; Adoph Zukor & Jesse L. Lasky presents ; Monta Bell, producer, Long Island Studios ; directed by Joseph Santley and Robert Florey.
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Early Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron.

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