WorldCat Identities

Marx, Zeppo 1901-1979

Overview
Works: 92 works in 298 publications in 7 languages and 5,459 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Gangster films  Sports films  Satirical films  Screwball comedy films  Silent films  Buddy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Zeppo Marx
Duck soup by Leo McCarey( Visual )

65 editions published between 1929 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,423 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 it did when first released in 1933
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection by Marx Brothers( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 881 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 )

26 editions published between 1932 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 719 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
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

23 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four Marx Brothers, Harpo, Chico, Groucho and Zeppo, head for the 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
Animal Crackers by Victor Heerman( Visual )

29 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hooray for Captain Spaulding! Animal crackers is a classic of screen history and as uproariously funny today as it was 50 years ago. Highlights include Groucho's African lecture and the card game which Harpo and Chico play with the wealthy society woman Mrs. Rittenhouse
The Cocoanuts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 307 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
Hollywood's classic comedy teams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lucky dog: This silent short marks the very first onscreen appearance of Laurel & Hardy. Stan is an impoverished dog owner and Ollie is the thug who tries to rob him
The cocoanuts by Robert Florey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in English and French and held by 23 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 Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Marx Brothers comedy films as well as rare television and film footage
Sopa de ganso by Marx Brothers( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 17 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)
Hollywood sings : twenty all-singing, all-dancing hits by the stars of the silver screen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Conflicto de los hermanos Marx( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in Spanish and Arabic and held by 12 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
Pistoleros de agua dulce( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 12 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
Monkey business by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

7 editions published between 1931 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 quick-witted Groucho. This laugh-filled escapde, 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
The Marx Brothers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 7 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 Marx Brothers by Kyle Crichton( Book )

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

The life story of five brash sons who became the best-loved comedians in America
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
Love happy der letzte Kino-Streich der Marx Brothers und ihr größtes Geschenk an die 50er Jahre: Sie entdeckten Marilyn Monroe!( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duck soup ; Monkey business( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monkey business : Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters
Classic comedy spotlight collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buck privates: Bud and Lou enlist in the army in order to escape being hauled off to jail, and soon find themselves in boot camp. To their dismay, the company's drill instructor is none other than the cop who was all set to run them off to the hoosegow in the first place! The boys end up having a whale of a time getting under the skin of their humorless nemesis. -- Duck soup: 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. -- Road to Morocco: The lone survivors of a ship wreck in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture. -- My man Godfrey: A zany millionaire family invite a tramp to be their butler and find that he is richer than they are
 
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Marx Herbert

Marx, Herbert 1901-1979

Marx, Herbert Manfred, 1901-1979

Marx, Zeppo

Zeppo Marx

Zeppo Marx American film star and member of the Marx Brothers

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Zeppo Marx amerikansk skuespiller

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Зеппо Маркс

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