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Marx Brothers

Overview
Works: 410 works in 1,175 publications in 5 languages and 27,556 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Documentary films  Western films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Screenplays  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Musician, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Duck soup by Marx Brothers( Visual )

76 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,244 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 night at the opera by Sam Wood( Visual )

52 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,976 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
A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

40 editions published between 1937 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,215 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 )

43 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Spaulding is a famed African explorer who is being honored at a high society party at the estate of Mrs. Rittenhouse. Mayhem and chaos ensue after a valuable painting disappears and Spaulding, along with the Professor Sigmore Emanuel Ravelli and Horatio 'help' search for it
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection by Marx Brothers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 849 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 )

26 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and French and held by 826 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 )

28 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 816 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
Horse Feathers by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

42 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parody of college life with the fun-loving president of Huxley College wooing a floozie who is secretly trying to rig the big football game between Huxley and archrival Darwin U
Go West ; The big store by Edward Buzzell( Visual )

34 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 754 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
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

30 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and held by 694 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
Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel : the Marx Brothers' lost radio show( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cocoanuts( Visual )

1 edition 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 )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now you can experience the hopes, dreams, triumphs and defeats of the brothers simply known as Groucho, Chico, and Harpo in a fascinating look back at the men who helped define comedy as we know it today
Love happy by David Miller( Visual )

22 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of poor young hopefuls tying to produce a Broadway musical become involved in a diamond theft when Harpo Marx steals to help them
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 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 1]. In Arsenic and old lace, a drama critic about to marry discovers insanity runs in his family. In A night at the opera, 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
At the circus by H. A Rey( Visual )

20 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 137 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
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
The Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 99 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
That's entertainment by Fred Astaire( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of show-stopping music, dance and comedy with a cast of superstars
The big store by Charles Riesner( Visual )

14 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric private eye saves a department store from the hands of crooks
 
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A night at the opera
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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A night at the operaAnimal CrackersA night in CasablancaHorse FeathersHoward Hawks' Monkey businessThe unknown Marx brothers : a unique look at film's most original comedy legendsLove happyGreatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride