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Marx, Zeppo 1901-1979

Overview
Works: 76 works in 276 publications in 6 languages and 5,330 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Gangster films  Radio programs  Documentary films  Screwball comedy films  Short films  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Zeppo Marx
Duck soup by Marx Brothers( Visual )

108 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,244 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 )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 851 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
Animal crackers by Victor Heerman( Visual )

35 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy classic that loosely centers around a painting stolen during a house party held by a wealthy society woman. Introduces Groucho's most famous character, Captain Spaulding
The cocoanuts by MCA Videocassette Inc( Visual )

16 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

14 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 238 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
Hollywood's classic comedy teams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 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 Marx Brothers. Silver screen collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 9 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 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
A night at the opera by Sam Wood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1935 in German and held by 8 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
The big store by Charles Riesner( Visual )

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

In einem großen 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

Naderías ; Sopa de ganso by Groucho Marx( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood's classic comedy teams( Visual )

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

All over town: Two nutty vaudevillians want to put on a show in a theatre that's supposed to be cursed and wind up involved in a backstage murder
At the circus by Edward Buzzell( Visual )

2 editions published in 1939 in German and held by 5 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
A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

3 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in Spanish and German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Hackenbush, Tony, and Stuffy try and save Judy's farm by winning a big horse race. The doctor runs into some problems. The doctor runs a high priced clinic for the well-off who do not have a clue that he has a degree in Veterinary Medicine
The Marx brothers; their world of comedy by Allen Eyles( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic comedy( 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
Plumas de caballo = Horse feathers( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En esta ocasión los hermanos Marx siembran el caos y el disparate en el mundo del deporte universitario americano. El nuevo director del prestigioso colegio Huxley (Groucho Marx) ficha por error a dos patosos jugadores en lugar de las dos estrellas con las que pretendía ganar la final a su gran rival. Corrosiva crítica contra el orden institucional reflejada en el himno" Sea lo que sea, me opongo". (FILMAFFINITY)
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
Die Marx-Brothers: Blühender Blödsinn( )

1 edition published in 1932 in German and held by 2 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

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Zeppo Marx amerikansk skådespelare

Zeppo Marx amerikansk skodespelar

Zeppo Marx amerikansk skuespiller

Zeppo Marx attore e comico statunitense

Zeppo Marx US-amerikanischer Komiker

Zeppo Marx yhdysvaltalainen koomikko

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