WorldCat Identities

Marx, Zeppo 1901-1979

Overview
Works: 105 works in 294 publications in 7 languages and 5,440 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Gangster films  Screwball comedy films  Silent films  Buddy films  Short films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Zeppo Marx
Duck soup by Marx Brothers( Visual )

55 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,388 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 silver screen collection( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 856 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 Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

21 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 715 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 )

28 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 578 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
Monkey Business by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

13 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 327 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 Cocoanuts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 312 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
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

15 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 250 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 wil, 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
Hollywood's classic comedy teams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malice in the palace: Shemp, Larry and Moe are cooks at a restaurant in the Middle East, where they try to track down the stolen Rootin Tootin Diamond
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)
El Conflicto de los hermanos Marx( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in Spanish and Arabic and held by 13 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
The cocoanuts Noix de coco by Robert Florey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner out to fleece everyone, Chico and Harpo as resort hotel con men, and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron. This is the Marx Brother's first film, which introduced the brothers' vaudeville humor to world
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
The Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five disc set: Disc one - Inside the Marx brothers; Disc two - You bet your life pilot; Disc three - Papa Romani, Person to person; Disc four - The Marx brothers radio days; Disc five - The Marx brothers mixed nuts
Die Marx Brothers - Blühender Blödsinn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in German and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Marx-Brothers in der Oper( Visual )

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

Marx Brothers silver screen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 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 im Kaufhaus( 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

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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 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. "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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Duck soup
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 skådespelare

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

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Horse FeathersAnimal Crackers