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The Resource The Marx Brothers silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)

The Marx Brothers silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)

Label
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection
Title
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"The cocoanuts": Mr. Hammer runs a bankrupt hotel in Florida, where he will try anything to make money. "Animal crackers": Captain Spaulding, the noted explorer, returns from Africa and attends a gala party held by Mrs. Rittenhouse. "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. "Horse feathers": Professor Quincy Wagstaff has just been installed as the new president of Huxley College. "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
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
Language note
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M379 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
  • 1890-1977
  • 1888-1964
  • 1887-1961
  • 1901-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marx, Groucho
  • Marx, Harpo
  • Marx, Chico
  • Marx, Zeppo
  • Marx Brothers
Runtime
403
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "The cocoanuts" originally released as a motion picture in 1929; "Animal crackers" originally released as a motion picture in 1930; "Monkey business" originally released as a motion picture in 1932; "Horse feathers" originally released as a motion picture in 1932; "Duck soup" originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: Harpo Marx: "The today show" interview, witness Harpo's side-splitting genius as he mimes the entire interview; Groucho Marx: "The today show" interview, watch the ever-witty and always hilarious Groucho and anchors Hugh Downs and Pat Fontaine get into some madcap shenanigans!; William Marx: "The today show" interview, See the real brothers behind the legendary comics. This interview with Harpo's son also features the Marxes' rarely seen, personal home movies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Duck soup
  • screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; directed by Leo McCarey
  • Special features
  • Cocoanuts
  • directed by Joseph Santley and Robert Florey
  • Animal crackers
  • screenplay by Morrie Ryskind ;irected by Victor Heerman
  • Monkey business
  • screenplay by Arthur Sheekman ; produced by Herman J. Msnkireivz ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod
  • Horse feathers
  • screenplay by Burt Kalmar, Harry Ruby and S.J. Perelman ; directed by Norman McLeod
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 403 min.)
Isbn
9780783255484
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 6 DVDs.
Other control number
025192125027
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
21250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56091609
  • (OCoLC)56091609
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono, single-layer, single-sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "The cocoanuts" originally released as a motion picture in 1929; "Animal crackers" originally released as a motion picture in 1930; "Monkey business" originally released as a motion picture in 1932; "Horse feathers" originally released as a motion picture in 1932; "Duck soup" originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: Harpo Marx: "The today show" interview, witness Harpo's side-splitting genius as he mimes the entire interview; Groucho Marx: "The today show" interview, watch the ever-witty and always hilarious Groucho and anchors Hugh Downs and Pat Fontaine get into some madcap shenanigans!; William Marx: "The today show" interview, See the real brothers behind the legendary comics. This interview with Harpo's son also features the Marxes' rarely seen, personal home movies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Duck soup
  • screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; directed by Leo McCarey
  • Special features
  • Cocoanuts
  • directed by Joseph Santley and Robert Florey
  • Animal crackers
  • screenplay by Morrie Ryskind ;irected by Victor Heerman
  • Monkey business
  • screenplay by Arthur Sheekman ; produced by Herman J. Msnkireivz ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod
  • Horse feathers
  • screenplay by Burt Kalmar, Harry Ruby and S.J. Perelman ; directed by Norman McLeod
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 403 min.)
Isbn
9780783255484
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 6 DVDs.
Other control number
025192125027
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
21250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56091609
  • (OCoLC)56091609
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono, single-layer, single-sided
Video recording format
DVD

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