The Resource The Marx Brothers silver screen collection

The Marx Brothers silver screen collection

Label
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection
Title
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection
Title variation
  • Marx Bros. silver screen collection
  • Silver screen collection
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Performer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Cocoanuts: A Florida land auction is disrupted by a jewelry theft and shady visitors
  • Animal crackers: A weekend party is not complete until Captain Spaulding, the noted African explorer, arrives for the celebration
  • Monkey business: An ocean voyage is complicated by stowaways and by gangsters' nefarious dealings
  • Horse feathers: Huxley College gains two football players just in time for the big game with their rival school, but are they enough to land a victory?
  • Duck soup: Freedonia's president declares war on neighboring Sylvania
Member of
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Cocoanuts (Motion picture)
  • Animal crackers (Motion picture)
  • Monkey business (Motion picture : 1931)
  • Horse feathers (Motion picture)
  • Duck soup (Motion picture)
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  • dCicTawcZCw
  • qrwBblyKuGs
  • 5sM7roJ14S0
Dewey number
791.4375
Intended audience
  • Cocoanuts, Monkey business, Horse feathers, Duck soup: MPAA rating: Not rated
  • Animal crackers: MPAA rating: G
Language note
English with optional French subtitles; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
M379 2016
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Marx Brothers
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
  • 1889-1965
  • 1898-1964
  • 1893-1977
  • 1900-1979
  • 1889-1971
  • 1873-1976
  • 1895-1985
  • 1884-1947
  • 1888-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marx, Groucho
  • Marx, Harpo
  • Marx, Chico
  • Marx, Zeppo
  • Dumont, Margaret
  • McCarey, Leo
  • McLeod, Norman Z.
  • Heerman, Victor
  • Florey, Robert
  • Santley, Joseph
  • Zukor, Adolph
  • Ryskind, Morrie
  • Kalmar, Bert
  • Ruby, Harry
  • Berlin, Irving
  • Marx Brothers
  • Paramount Publix Corporation
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
408
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedy films
  • Comedy films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • A collection of five comedy films that feature all four Marx Brothers, Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Zeppo: The cocoanuts (1929), Animal crackers (1930), Monkey business (1931), Horse feathers (1932) and Duck soup (1933)
  • Bonus features include optional feature commentaries, the feature-length documentary, The Marx Brothers: Hollywood's kings of chaos, and the Today show interviews with Harpo, Groucho and Bill Marx, booklet "The Marx Brothers from Vaudeville to Hollywood."
Accompanying material
1 booklet (10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
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
  • Monkey business
  • / directed by Norman McLeod ... [et al.] ; photography, Arthur L. Todd.
  • (1931 ; 1 hr., 18 min.)
  • Horse feathers / Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Norman McLeod ... [et al.] ; music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; photography, Ray June.
  • (1932 ; 1 hr., 8 min.)
  • [disc 3]
  • Duck soup
  • directed by Leo McCarey ; story, music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby.
  • (1933 ; 1 hr., 9 min.)
  • Bonus documentary and interviews
  • [disc 1].
  • The cocoanuts
  • Adolph Zukor & Jesse Lasky presents ; from the play originally presented by Sam H. Harris ; music and lyrics by Irving Berlin ; book by George S. Kaufman ; adapted by Morrie Ryskind ; directed by Joseph Santley and Robert Florey.
  • (1929 ; 1 hr., 34 min.)
  • Animal crackers
  • directed by Victor Heerman ; based on the musical play by George S. Kaufmann ...[et al.] ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind ; photography, George Folsey.
  • (1930 ; 1 hr., 39 min.)
  • [disc 2]
Control code
ocn960465973
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (6 hr., 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192376665
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
61181320
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)960465973
System details
Blu-ray; 1080p high-definition full frame 1.33:1; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • A collection of five comedy films that feature all four Marx Brothers, Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Zeppo: The cocoanuts (1929), Animal crackers (1930), Monkey business (1931), Horse feathers (1932) and Duck soup (1933)
  • Bonus features include optional feature commentaries, the feature-length documentary, The Marx Brothers: Hollywood's kings of chaos, and the Today show interviews with Harpo, Groucho and Bill Marx, booklet "The Marx Brothers from Vaudeville to Hollywood."
Accompanying material
1 booklet (10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
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
  • Monkey business
  • / directed by Norman McLeod ... [et al.] ; photography, Arthur L. Todd.
  • (1931 ; 1 hr., 18 min.)
  • Horse feathers / Adolph Zukor presents ; directed by Norman McLeod ... [et al.] ; music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby ; photography, Ray June.
  • (1932 ; 1 hr., 8 min.)
  • [disc 3]
  • Duck soup
  • directed by Leo McCarey ; story, music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby.
  • (1933 ; 1 hr., 9 min.)
  • Bonus documentary and interviews
  • [disc 1].
  • The cocoanuts
  • Adolph Zukor & Jesse Lasky presents ; from the play originally presented by Sam H. Harris ; music and lyrics by Irving Berlin ; book by George S. Kaufman ; adapted by Morrie Ryskind ; directed by Joseph Santley and Robert Florey.
  • (1929 ; 1 hr., 34 min.)
  • Animal crackers
  • directed by Victor Heerman ; based on the musical play by George S. Kaufmann ...[et al.] ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind ; photography, George Folsey.
  • (1930 ; 1 hr., 39 min.)
  • [disc 2]
Control code
ocn960465973
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (6 hr., 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192376665
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
61181320
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)960465973
System details
Blu-ray; 1080p high-definition full frame 1.33:1; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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