WorldCat Identities

Marx Brothers

Overview
Works: 463 works in 1,220 publications in 4 languages and 27,274 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Western films  Documentary films  History  Sports films  Biography  Historical films 
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 1,914 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 1,859 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

A zany comedy featuring the antics of the Marx brothers posing as a horse doctor, a jockey, and a vendor of bad racing tips
Animal Crackers by Victor Heerman( Visual )

44 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and German and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy classic that loosely centres around a painting stolen during a house party held by a wealthy society woman
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection by Marx Brothers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 800 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
A night in Casablanca by Archie L Mayo( Visual )

29 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and French and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marx Brothers are in another comedy that has them ferret out Nazi spies in a Casablanca hotel
Horse Feathers by Marx Brothers( Visual )

42 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groucho is president of Huxley College, trying to score with a flirtatious floozie and keep the student body in line. Contains several classic Marx Brothers sequences
Room service by William A Seiter( Visual )

25 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and French and held by 717 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 Z McLeod( Visual )

30 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and held by 683 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 )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 603 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 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on their Broadway hit. The film--one of the first full talkies--takes place in a hotel with owner Groucho out to grab every dollar
Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel : the Marx Brothers' lost radio show by Michael Barson( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cocoanuts( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 321 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 177 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 139 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 )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 131 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

Sam Grunion, a private eye, takes on a dangerous case in which he must find the missing Romanoff diamonds. The valuable jewels are hidden in a sardine tin which somehow makes its fishy way to the backstage of a large theatrical production
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
The Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the lives of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Gummo Marx, with clips from films, interviews, the pilot from the hit comedy quiz show You bet your life, Chico's appearance on the sitcom pilot Papa Romani, Groucho and Harpo on the 50s interview show Person to person, trailers from some of the Marx Brothers funniest films, the 1934 radio pilot to The Marx Brothers show, and other clips from 1940s radio shows
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A night at the opera
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Duck soupAnimal CrackersA night in CasablancaHorse FeathersMonkey 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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