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Dumont, Margaret 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 51 works in 153 publications in 1 language and 6,029 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Humor  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by Margaret Dumont, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Margaret Dumont
 
Most widely held works by Margaret Dumont
Duck soup by Marx Brothers ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 1,383 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
Animal crackers by Victor Heerman ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and held by 879 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Duck soup": To rescue the small country of Freedonia from bankruptcy, Mrs Teasdale agrees to donate 20 million dollars if Rufus T. Firefly is appointed its new president. "Horse feathers": Professor Quincy Wagstaff has just been installed as the new president of Huxley College. "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. "Animal crackers": Captain Spaulding, the noted explorer, returns from Africa and attends a gala party held by Mrs. Rittenhouse. "The cocoanuts": Mr. Hammer runs a bankrupt hotel in Florida, where he will try anything to make money
The cocoanuts by Joseph Santley ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in English and held by 705 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
Go West The big store ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 606 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
Room service by William A Seiter ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 582 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
A day at the races by Sam Wood ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 345 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
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You're telling me!: Sam Bisbee is an inventor who is the laughingstock in his small town. After demonstrating another failed invention, he meets a princess who promises to use her celebrity to turn his luck around
A night at the opera by Sam Wood ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Marx Brothers get mixed up with grand opera
The Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collegate Comedy Hour: Dean and Jerry bring their unique brand of comedy to one of television's best comedy-variety shows. The smooth crooning style of Dean Martin and the slapstick lunacy of Jerry Lewis mix hilariously with their guests
Room service At the circus ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 61 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
Laurel and Hardy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get ready to waltz, runba and pirouette with Laurel and Hardy as the hapless comic duo takes the reins of the Arthur Hurry School of Dancing
Colgate comedy hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two segments of the variety show featuring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
The dancing masters by Malcolm St. Clair ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The boys would starve to death were it not for their only paying customer, socialite Trudy Harlan. Trudy is in love with Grant Lawrence, an aspiring inventor who needs financial backing for his revolutionary new flame thrower. Laurel and Hardy undertake several moneymaking schemes to help Grant, most of these coming a-cropper. Finally, Ollie remembers an accident-insurance policy taken out on Stan. He tries to arrange an accident so that the boys can collect a huge fee, but this scheme culminates in a wild bus ride, resulting in Ollie breaking his own leg
Never give a sucker an even break by Edward Cline ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fields plays himself in what begins as a movie-within-a-movie. Slapstick, verbal gags and song blend throughout as Fields, with a newly-adopted orphan niece and a variety of get-rich schemes, tries to sell a script to Esoteric Studios, becomes a wooden nutmeg salesman, skydives, moves in with a tribe of mountain dwellers, and participates in a high speed auto chase
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W.C. Fields' last starring role in a feature-length film consists mainly of a series of flashbacks-- a number of disjointed, funny and bizarre scenes spoofing his own cinematic career, Hollywood and the filmmaking industry
The best of Roy Rogers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under California stars: Trigger is stolen by horse rustlers as Roy prepares to celebrate his tenth anniversary in pictures with a special broadcast. High adventure ensues
Martin & Lewis Colgate comedy hour ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis sing it out and clown it up in these eight classic episodes from the popular 1950's Sunday night series
The best of Roy Rogers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Bill Hickok: Roy as Wild Bill Hickok and Sally Payne as Calamity Jane foil the plans of a European agent to seize western territory and control of California's wealth by forcing the state to break away from the union during the Civil War
Go west by Edward Buzzell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 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
 
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Alternative Names
Baker, Daisy Juliette, 1889-1965
Baker, Margaret, 1889-1965
Languages
English (111)
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