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

Heerman, Victor, 1892- (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- 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).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (67 min.) : sd., b&w ; 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 Grouchoâ‚‚s 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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