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Overview for Groucho Marx
Groucho Marx

Groucho Marx


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A Girl in... Groucho Marx's last leading role sees him deploying all his patented patter and... more info $18.95was $21.99 Buy Now

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Copacabana ... Groucho Marx's first film without his brothers was this wild musical comedy... more info $11.35was $19.95 Buy Now

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Also Known As: Died: August 19, 1977
Born: October 2, 1890 Cause of Death: pneumonia
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Lipstick & Dynamite (2004) as Cast
A chronicle that shines a spotlight on the forgotten first ladies of the ring who travelled carnivals and side shows of the 1940's. Gladys 'Killem' Gillem wrestled women, men, alligators and bears. At eighteen, Ida May Martinez took to the road to flash the only thing she knew--how to kick, punch, a
MGM: When the Lion Roars (1992) as (Archival Footage)
A three-part documentary series exploring the history of MGM Studios.
Skidoo (1968) as "God"
A retired gangster has to pull off a hit when his daughter is kidnapped.
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957) as Georgie Schmidlap
A lowly adman tries to better his lot by courting a glamorous Hollywood star.
The Story of Mankind (1957) as Peter Minuit
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
A Girl in Every Port (1952) as Benny Linn
Two sailors invest in a racehorse.
Double Dynamite (1951) as Emil Keck
A bank teller reaps the rewards of saving a gangster's life, but can't reveal where he got the money.
Mr. Music (1950) as Himself
Love Happy (1950) as Detective Sam Grunion, narrator of the story
A theatre troupe gets mixed up with gangsters when they stumble upon stolen goods.
Copacabana (1947) as Lionel Q. Devereaux
A Night in Casablanca (1946) as [Ronald] Kornblow
A hotel manager in postwar Casablanca tackles renegade Nazis.
The Big Store (1941) as Wolf J. Flywheel
A detective and his zany pals take over a failing department store.
Go West (1940) as S. Quentin Quale
Three zanies tackle outlaws and Indians when they head westward.
At the Circus (1939) as Attorney [J. Cheever] Loophole
The Marx Bros. team up to keep a circus from going bankrupt.
Room Service (1938) as Gordon Miller
Three zany producers try to extend their hotel credit until they can get a play mounted.
A Day at the Races (1937) as Dr. [Hugo Z.] Hackenbush
A group of zanies tries to save a pretty girl's sanitarium.
A Night at the Opera (1935) as Otis B. Driftwood
Three zanies turn an operatic performance into chaos in their efforts to promote their protege''s romance with the leading lady.
Duck Soup (1933) as Rufus T. Firefly
When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom.
Horse Feathers (1932) as Professor [Quincy Adams] Wagstaff
In an effort to beef up his school's football team, a college president mistakenly recruits two loonies.
Monkey Business (1931) as Groucho
Four stowaways get mixed up with gangsters while running riot on an ocean liner.
Animal Crackers (1930) as Capt. Jeffrey Spaulding
Three zanies try to recover a stolen painting during a madcap house party.
The Cocoanuts (1929) as Hammer
While running a hotel in Florida, three clowns get caught up in the search for stolen jewels.

Writer (feature film)

The King and the Chorus Girl (1937) as Orig scr
While vacationing in New York, a European prince falls for a showgirl.

Music (feature film)

Whatever Works (2009)
After the failure of his career, his marriage, and his suicide attempt, world-class grouch Boris Yellnikoff, spends his days insulting the small children unfortunate enough to study chess with him and irritating his still-loyal friends with his never-ending tirades about the worthlessness of absolut

Cast (special)

More of the Best of the Hollywood Palace (1993)
Special showcasing the top comedy and musical performers who appeared on the variety series, "Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970. Also included are never-before-seen outtakes.
Time For Elizabeth (1964) as Ed Davis
The story of a man who, after working for twenty-eight years for The Snowdrift Washing Machine Company, impulsively decides to quit and retire to Florida. The program marks the first dramatic appearance of Groucho Marx and his wife Kathryn Eames.

Writer (special)

Do Not Disturb (1960) as Book As Source Material ("Not As A Crocodile")
The misadventures of Arthur Marks, a writer for a monthly magazine who works at home, but seldom finds the peace and quiet he needs to do his work. In the pilot episode, Arthur writes a school play, then tries to convince his son to play the lead, not the "dead Indian" he wants to play. Based on Gr

Cast (short)

Sunday Night at the Trocadero (1937)
In this short film, Reginald Denny introduces various singing and dancing acts.

Misc. Crew (short)

Marx Brothers (1962)
This short film, part of the Hollywood Hist-o-Rama series, offers a brief biography of the Marx Brothers.

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