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Author: Norman Z McLeodS J PerelmanWill B JohnstoneArthur SheekmanArthur L ToddAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA. : MCA Home Video, 1985.
Series: Film classics.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The four Marx Brothers, Harpo, Chico, Groucho and Zeppo, head for high seas hilarity in this classic film comedy. While hiding from the authorities on a luxury liner the quartet of stowaways become bodyguards to rival gangsters, with the usual hilarious results. And naturally no woman can resist a shipboard romance with the wily, quick-witted Groucho. This laugh-filled escapade, written by S.J. Perelman, was their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Gangster films
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Z McLeod; S J Perelman; Will B Johnstone; Arthur Sheekman; Arthur L Todd; Groucho Marx; Chico Marx; Harpo Marx; Zeppo Marx; Thelma Todd; Rockcliffe Fellowes; Ruth Hall; Harry Woods; Marx Brothers.; Paramount Publix Corporation.; MCA Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 12733658
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1931 motion picture by Paramount Publix Corporation.
Credits: Directed by Norman Z. McLeod ; written by S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone and Arthur Sheekman ; director of photography, Arthur L. Todd.
Cast: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx, Thelma Todd, Rockcliffe Fellowes, Ruth Hall, Harry Woods.
Description: 1 videocassette (77 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Film classics.
Responsibility: Paramount Publix Corp.

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The four Marx Brothers, Harpo, Chico, Groucho and Zeppo, head for high seas hilarity in this classic film comedy. While hiding from the authorities on a luxury liner the quartet of stowaways become bodyguards to rival gangsters, with the usual hilarious results. And naturally no woman can resist a shipboard romance with the wily, quick-witted Groucho. This laugh-filled escapade, written by S.J. Perelman, was their first created especially for the screen. It contains some of the brothers' wackiest routines, including the famous disembarkation where they all pass themselves off as Maurice Chevalier. Take a madcap vintage voyage with the Marx Brothers where lunacy rides the waves.

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