WorldCat Identities

Marx, Zeppo 1901-1979

Overview
Works: 91 works in 265 publications in 5 languages and 5,299 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Radio programs  Documentary films  Musical films  Screwball comedy films  Short films  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Zeppo Marx
Duck soup by Marx Brothers( Visual )

31 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being appointed the dictator of Freedonia, Rufus T. Firefly proceeds to bring the mythical nation to a halt by showing up late and insulting everyone at his inauguration. Hoping to oust the unfit new leader, two spies are sent from the neighboring Sylvania. Soon enough, war is declared between the two nations with outrageous results. Including Groucho's famous mirror scene and final battle scene, it remains as entertaining and relevant today as when first released in 1933
The Marx Brothers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 838 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
Horse feathers by Marx Brothers( Visual )

21 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 725 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
Animal crackers by Victor Heerman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 592 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
Monkey business by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

21 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 558 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
The cocoanuts by MCA Videocassette Inc( Visual )

14 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and the inestimable Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron
Hollywood's classic comedy teams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside The Marx Brothers: A funny and fascinating look at the lives of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Gummo Marx, featuring classic clips from Marx Brothers films, plus news-reels, TV clips, home movies, and interviews with Groucho, Chico, Groucho's son, Arthur, and "Room service" co-star, Ann Miller. Rarer still are scenes from Harpo's 1925 silent film "Too many kisses" and an actual sound clip of Harpo's voice
The Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

20 editions published between 1931 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Marx-Brothers "regieren" den Operettenstaat Freedonia. Geschickter als üblich wechseln verbale und visuelle Gags. Ein Höhepunkt der frühen amerikanischen Tonfilmkomödie, an Geschlossenheit den anderen Marx-Brothers-Filmen infolge der ausgezeichneten Regie deutlich überlegen. (TV-Titel auch: "Entensuppe")
Sopa de ganso by Marx Brothers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La República Democrática de Freedonia, un pequeño país centroeuropeo, a cuyo frente se encuentra el muy liberal señor Rufus T. Firefly, se ve amenazada por la dictadura de Sylvania, país de vieja y reconocida solvencia como agresor. Dos espías de prestigio, Chicolini y Pinky, sirven a Sylvania, lo que no impide que acaben siendo ministros del ahora ya excelentísimo Firefly. (FILMAFFINITY)
Pistoleros de agua dulce( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mientras se ocultan de las autoridades en un lujoso transatlántico, el cuarteto de los hermanos Marx se convierte en guardaespaldas de dos gánsters rivales, con delirantes resultados
The Marx Brothers Silver screen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cocoanuts": Mr. Hammer runs a bankrupt hotel in Florida, where he will try anything to make money
Die Marx-Brothers in der Oper( Visual )

1 edition published in 1935 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Conflicto de los hermanos Marx( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El capitán Jeffrey T. Spaulding es un famoso explorador proveniente del continente africano que, junto con su secretario, acude como invitado de honor a una fiesta en casa de Mrs. Rittenhouse, una adinerada dama. Durante la fiesta se produce el extraño robo de un valioso cuadro en la casa y Spaulding, con la ayuda de un músico y un profesor, intenta recuperarlo
Die Marx-Brothers im Kaufhaus( Visual )

3 editions published in 1941 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In einem groen Warenhaus legen die Marx-Brüder als Detektive dem betrügerischen Geschäftsführer das Handwerk und verhelfen dem singenden Neffen der Besitzerin zum Erbe. Turbulenter Film des Komikerteams, das aber in diesem Spätwerk schon viel von seiner spezifisch destruktiven und angriffslustigen Komik verloren hat. (DDR-Titel: "Im Kaufhaus".)
The Marx Brothers by Kyle Crichton( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Marx-Brothers im Zirkus( Visual )

2 editions published in 1939 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Marx Brothers retten mit List und komischen Verwicklungen einen jungen Zirkusunternehmer vor dem Ruin. Turbulente Komödie mit gelungenen Musik-Einlagen, die trotz erkennbaren Vorwandcharakters der Handlung und gelegentlicher Temposchwächen überwiegend erfrischende und anarchisch-freche Unterhaltung bietet. (Alternativtitel: "Im Zirkus", "Die Brothers im Zirkus")
The Marx Brothers. Silver screen collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 5 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
Hollywood's classic comedy teams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside The Marx Brothers: A funny and fascinating look at the lives of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Gummo Marx, featuring classic clips from Marx Brothers films, plus news-reels, TV clips, home movies, and interviews with Groucho, Chico, Groucho's son, Arthur, and "Room service" co-star, Ann Miller. Rarer still are scenes from Harpo's 1925 silent film "Too many kisses" and an actual sound clip of Harpo's voice
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Hammer runs a bankrupt Florida hotel called The Cocoanuts. He'll try anything to make some money, even cozy up to rich Mrs. Potter. But his money-making scheme is in danger of being sabataged when two con men blow into town and turn everything upside down
Naderías ; Sopa de ganso by Groucho Marx( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Marx, Herbert

Marx, Herbert 1901-1979

Marx, Herbert Manfred, 1901-1979

Marx, Zeppo

Zeppo Marx American film star and member of the Marx Brothers

Zeppo Marx Amerikaans acteur

Zeppo Marx amerikansk skdespelare

Zeppo Marx amerikansk skodespelar

Zeppo Marx amerikansk skuespiller

Zeppo Marx attore e comico statunitense

Zeppo Marx US-amerikanischer Komiker

Zeppo Marx yhdysvaltalainen koomikko

Зеппо Маркс

زپو مارکس بازیگر آمریکایی

Languages
English (143)

Spanish (21)

German (16)

French (6)

Italian (2)

Covers
Horse feathersAnimal crackersThe cocoanuts