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Animal crackers / Paramount Pictures Corporation ; director, Victor Heerman ; screenplay, Morrie Ryskind.

Heerman, Victor, 1893-1977 (Added Author). Marx, Groucho, 1890-1977 (Added Author). Marx, Harpo, 1888-1964 (Added Author). Marx, Chico, 1887-1961 (Added Author). Marx, Zeppo, 1901-1979 (Added Author). Roth, Lillian, 1910-1980 (Added Author). Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961 Animal crackers. (Added Author). Ryskind, Morrie, 1895-1985 Animal crakers. (Added Author). Kalmar, Bert, 1884-1947 Animal crackers. (Added Author). Ruby, Harry. Animal crackers. (Added Author). Dumont, Margaret, 1889-1965 (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). MCA Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) COM MAR (Text) 30032001586392 DVD COMEDY Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (67 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : MCA Home Video, [c198-?]

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the musical play by George S. Kaufman, Morrie Ryskind, Bert Kalmar, and Harry Ruby.
A videocassette release of the 1930 motion picture.
Miami University's MCIS video collection.
Participant or Performer Note: The Marx Brothers, Lillian Roth, Margaret Dumont.
Summary, etc.: A classic Marx Brothers comedy in which thieves covet a valuble oil painting unveiled at a party. Highlights include Groucho's African lecture and the card game which Harpo and Chico play with the wealthy society woman Mrs. Rittenhouse.
Animal Crackers is a classic of screen history, and it's as uproariously funny today as it was 50 years ago. This film introduced Groucho₂s most famous character, Captain Spaulding, whose song became the theme of his "You Bet Your Life" TV program. Screenplay by Morrie Ryskind. (Movies Unlimited)
Target Audience Note: General.
System Details Note: Vidodisc

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