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The Marx Brothers : silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures

Label
The Marx Brothers : silver screen collection
Title
The Marx Brothers
Title remainder
silver screen collection
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures
Contributor
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • 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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Duck soup (Motion picture)
  • Horse feathers (Motion picture)
  • Monkey business (Motion picture : 1931)
  • Animal crackers (Motion picture)
  • Cocoanuts (Motion picture)
Credits note
  • Duck soup / directed by Leo McCarey ; story, music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby
  • Horse feathers / Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Norman McLeod ... [et al.] ; music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; photography, Ray June
  • Monkey business / directed by Norman McLeod ... [et al.] ; photography, Arthur L. Todd
  • Animal crackers / directed by Victor Heerman ; based on the musical play by George S. Kaufmann ...[et al.] ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind ; photography, George Folsey
  • The cocoanuts / Adolph Zukor & Jesse Lasky presents ; from the play originally presented by Sam H. Harris ; music and lyrics by Irving Berlin ; book by George S. Kaufman ; adapted by Morrie Ryskind ; directed by Joseph Santley and Robert Florey
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: not rated
Language note
  • English and Spanish language soundtracks with optional subtitles in French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.M36
LC item number
A3 2004
PerformerNote
Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Margaret Dumont, Thelma Todd, Rockliffe Fellowes, Lillian Roth, Oscar Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1964
  • 1884-1947
  • 1893-1977
  • 1900-1979
  • 1889-1971
  • 1873-1976
  • 1890-1977
  • 1888-1964
  • 1887-1961
  • 1901-1979
  • 1889-1965
  • 1888-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCarey, Leo
  • McLeod, Norman Z.
  • Kalmar, Bert
  • Heerman, Victor
  • Florey, Robert
  • Santley, Joseph
  • Zukor, Adolph
  • Marx, Groucho
  • Marx, Harpo
  • Marx, Chico
  • Marx, Zeppo
  • Dumont, Margaret
  • Ruby, Harry
  • Berlin, Irving
  • Marx Brothers
  • Paramount Publix Corporation
  • Universal Pictures Company
Runtime
405
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  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The Marx Brothers : silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Duck soup originally released as a motion picture in 1933; Horse feathers originally released as a motion picture in 1932; Monkey businessoriginally released as a motion picture in 1932; Animal crackers originally released as a motion picture in 1930; The cocoanuts originally released as a motion picture in 1929
  • Title from container
  • Special features: theatrical trailers to each movie (except The cocoanuts) included on each disc ; Inside the NBC vault : Today Show interviews with Harpo Marx 1961, Groucho Marx 1963, William Marx 1985
Color
black and white
Contents
  • disc.1. Duck soup /Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby -- disc 2. Horse feathers /Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone -- disc 3. Monkey business /S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone -- disc 4. Animal crackers /Morrie Ryskind -- disc 5.The cocoanuts
  • Morrie Ryskind -- disc 6. Bonus materials
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 405 min.)
Isbn
9780783255484
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192125027
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
21250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn187732506
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital 2.0 mono, aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Marx Brothers : silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures
Publication
Note
  • Duck soup originally released as a motion picture in 1933; Horse feathers originally released as a motion picture in 1932; Monkey businessoriginally released as a motion picture in 1932; Animal crackers originally released as a motion picture in 1930; The cocoanuts originally released as a motion picture in 1929
  • Title from container
  • Special features: theatrical trailers to each movie (except The cocoanuts) included on each disc ; Inside the NBC vault : Today Show interviews with Harpo Marx 1961, Groucho Marx 1963, William Marx 1985
Color
black and white
Contents
  • disc.1. Duck soup /Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby -- disc 2. Horse feathers /Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone -- disc 3. Monkey business /S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone -- disc 4. Animal crackers /Morrie Ryskind -- disc 5.The cocoanuts
  • Morrie Ryskind -- disc 6. Bonus materials
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 405 min.)
Isbn
9780783255484
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192125027
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
21250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn187732506
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital 2.0 mono, aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD

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