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Groucho Marx ventriloquist dummy (upgrade package

Groucho Marx Ventriloquist Dummy

Upgraded Figure Allows For One Hand Operation Features Hard Hollow Body, Ball & Socket Neck, Trigger Action Mouth Comes With “Seven Simple Steps To Ventriloquism” Pamphlet

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You Bet Your Life - The Lost Episodes

You Bet Your Life – The Lost Episodes

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Harpo, Groucho and Chico develop the photograph that reveals the villain's identity in The Big Store

The Big Store

The Big Store (1941) starring the Marx Brothers – Groucho, Chico, Harpo – Margaret Dumont, Tony Martin In  The Big Store — which was intended to be the final Marx Brothers movie, but thankfully wasn’t — the basic plot has a musical composer (Tony Martin) inherits half interest in a large department store (the “big […]

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A Girl in Every Port, starring Groucho Marx, Marie Windsor, William Bendix

A Girl in Every Port

A Girl in Every Port (1952) starring Groucho Marx, William Bendix, Marie Wilson Editorial review of A Girl in Every Port, courtesy of Amazon.com Groucho Marx’s last leading role sees him deploying all his patented patter and double-talk as a Navy lifer out to save a pal from his “inherited” racehorse. Navy seaman Benny Linn […]

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Double Dynamite, starring Groucho Marx, Jane Russell, Frank Sinatra

Double Dynamite

Double Dynamite (1951) starring Groucho Marx, Jane Russell, Frank Sinatra  Double Dynamite is a romantic comedy, with poor bank clerk Johnny Dalton (Frank Sinatra) wants to marry his true love, and fellow bank teller, Mildred Goodhug (Jane Russell) — but can’t afford it. His friend, Emil (Groucho Marx) is a waiter who nearly breaks them […]

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The Annotated Marx Brothers: A Filmgoer's Guide to In-Jokes, Obscure References and Sly Details Paperback - by Matthew Coniam

The Annotated Marx Brothers

The Annotated Marx Brothers: A Filmgoers Guide to In-Jokes, Obscure References and Sly Details  Have you ever watched a Marx Brothers film and wondered what habeas Irish rose is? What is the trial of Mary Dugan with sound? What is a college widow? When exactly did Don Ameche invent the telephone? Their films are full […]

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Copacabana (1947) starring Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda

Copacabana

Copacabana (1947) starring Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda Synopsis for Copacabana A zany agent books a Brazilian bombshell again, as a French singer, in the same club on the same night. Editorial review of Copacabana courtesy of Amazon.com  Happily, Groucho is still Groucho in his first post-Marx Brothers movie, and that’s enough to keep this showbiz farce going. […]

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The Music of the Marx Brothers: A Bio-Discography of the Works of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Gummo, and Zeppo Marx

The Music of the Marx Brothers

Editorial Review of  The Music of the Marx Brothers: A Bio-Discography of the Works of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Gummo, and Zeppo Marx  In the 1930s and 40s the Marx Brothers kept the world laughing in good times and bad with such screen classics as Animal Crackers, Duck Soup and A Night at the Opera. Comedy […]

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Book Description of Groucho: The Life and Times of Julius Henry Marx

Groucho: The Life and Times of Julius Henry Marx

Book Description of  Groucho: The Life and Times of Julius Henry Marx  This definitive biography of one of the world’s greatest comedians unflinchingly yet affectionately uncovers the man behind the cigar.Here is the amazing career of the man the world recognized as Groucho: the improbable disasters of the vaudeville years; the Marx Brothers, an act […]

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Love Happy starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Vera-Ellen and Marilyn Monroe

Love Happy

 Love Happy  starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Vera-Ellen and Marilyn Monroe Synopsis of Love Happy  Private-Eye Sam Grunion is reminiscing via flashbacks back to his famous case involving the Romanoff diamonds.   It begins with Harpo taking food from the rich for the poverty-stricken, starving troupe in rehearsal for a Broadway play. On one […]

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