The Marx Brothers

The Marx Brothers - Chico, Zeppo, Groucho, Harpo
The Marx Brothers were the original madcap comedy team, who appeared at the beginning of the sound era in film – €allowing us to continue enjoying their comedy for many years.   Originally the Marx Brothers were a singing group, pushed forward at the insistence of their mother...
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The Big Store

Harpo, Groucho and Chico develop the photograph that reveals the villain's identity in The Big Store
The Big Store (1941) starring the Marx Brothers – Groucho, Chico, Harpo – Margaret Dumont, Tony Martin In  The Big Store — which was intended to be the final Marx Brothers movie, but thankfully wasn’t — the basic plot has a musical composer (Tony Martin) inherits half interest...
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A Girl in Every Port

A Girl in Every Port, starring Groucho Marx, Marie Windsor, William Bendix
A Girl in Every Port (1952) starring Groucho Marx, William Bendix, Marie Wilson Editorial review of A Girl in Every Port, courtesy of Amazon.com Chester Erskine scripted and directed the story [from They Sell Sailors Elephants by Frederick Hazlitt Brennan] about two sailors who, during their 20 years...
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Double Dynamite

Double Dynamite, starring Groucho Marx, Jane Russell, Frank Sinatra
Double Dynamite (1951) starring Groucho Marx, Jane Russell, Frank Sinatra  Double Dynamite is a romantic comedy, with poor bank clerk Johnny Dalton (Frank Sinatra) wants to marry his true love, and fellow bank teller, Mildred Goodhug (Jane Russell) — but can’t afford it. His friend, Emil (Groucho Marx)...
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The Story of Mankind

The big, big story! Never so vast and undertaking! More than your eyes have ever seen! The Story of Mankind - Ronald Colman, Hedy Lamarr, Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Virginia Mayo, Agnes Moorehead, Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Charles Coburn, Cedric Hardwicke
The Story of Mankind (1957) starring Vincent Price, Ronald Colman, Cedric Hardwicke, the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), and many more  In a nutshell,  The Story of Mankind has humanity on trial for its’ very existence, with the Devil himself (played delightfully by Vincent Price) as the prosecution,...
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The Annotated Marx Brothers

The Annotated Marx Brothers: A Filmgoer's Guide to In-Jokes, Obscure References and Sly Details Paperback – by Matthew Coniam
The Annotated Marx Brothers: A Filmgoer’s Guide to In-Jokes, Obscure References and Sly Details Have you ever watched a Marx Brothers film and wondered what ‘habeas Irish rose’ is? What is the trial of Mary Dugan with sound? What is a college widow? When exactly did Don Ameche...
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Copacabana (1947)

Copacabana, starring Groucho Marx and Carmen Miranda
Copacabana (1947) starring Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda Editorial review of  Copacabana courtesy of Amazon.com  Happily, Groucho is still Groucho in his first post-Marx brothers movie, and that’s enough to keep this showbiz farce going. The rather labored plot has Groucho getting his longtime fianc ƒÂ©e, Carmen Miranda, booked...
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The Music of the Marx Brothers

The Music of the Marx Brothers: A Bio-Discography of the Works of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Gummo, and Zeppo Marx
Editorial Review of  The Music of the Marx Brothers: A Bio-Discography of the Works of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Gummo, and Zeppo Marx In the 1930s and 40s the Marx Brothers kept the world laughing in good times and bad with such screen classics as Animal Crackers, Duck Soup...
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The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell

The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell
Product Description of The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell From Robert Weide, the filmmaker of ¢â‚¬Å“W.C. Fields Straight Up ¢â‚¬Â, comes THE MARX BROTHERS IN A NUTSHELL, a fascinating look at the most beloved comedy team in motion picture history. Exclusive interviews with those closest to the brothers...
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