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    Night at the Opera, A -- (Movie Clip) Otis. B. Driftwood

    The opening scene introduces Groucho Marx as "Otis B. Driftwood," Margaret Dumont as his stood-up date "Mrs. Claypool," and Sig Rumann as the baffled impresario "Gottlieb" in A Night at the Opera, 1935.

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Night at the Opera, A -- (Movie Clip) Otis B....
The opening scene introduces Groucho Marx as "Otis B....
Night at the Opera, A -- (Movie Clip) Otis B. Driftwood
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Night at the Opera, A -- (Movie Clip) State Dinner
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