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Hooray for Captain Spaulding | song lyrics

Song lyrics to Hooray for Captain Spaulding
Song lyrics to  Hooray for Captain Spaulding Hooray for Captain Spaulding – Groucho Marx’ theme song, from the film Animal Crackers  (1930), by  Bert Kalmar / Harry Ruby,  performed by  Groucho Marx, Zeppo Marx, Margaret Dumont & Chorus
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Lydia the Tattooed Lady – song lyrics

Lydia the Tattooed Lady, sung by Groucho Marx in At the Circus
Lyrics to Lydia the Tattooed Lady sung by Groucho Marx  in the Marx Brothers movie At the Circus Interestingly, Lydia the Tattooed Lady was the favorite song of Jim Henson and was sung on the very first episode of The Muppet Show.  In addition, it was sung by muppet...
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At the Circus, starring the Marx Brothers

At the Circus starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo)
At the Circus (1939) starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Margaret Dumont, Eve Arden  At the Circus is perhaps the Marx Brothers‘ most underrated comedy.   It’s quite funny, with a very zany ending, complete with Harpo’s athletic working on the high wires, reminiscent of the ending of...
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Margaret Dumont biography

Margaret Dumont, printed in Movie Star News
Margaret Dumont biography (October 20, 1882 – March 6, 1965) Margaret Dumont appeared with many comedians, including Jack Benny, Danny Kaye, Red Skelton, and W. C. Fields – but she is best known for her recurring role as the stodgy dowager straight man to  Groucho Marx in many of...
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A Night in Casablanca

A Night in Casablanca, starring the Marx Brothers
A Night in Casablanca (1946) starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Sig Ruman  A Night in Casablanca is the last Marx Brothers movie, and I’m happy to say,  one of their finest. The Marx Brothers had officially retired by this time.  However, they reunited on screen for the financial benefit...
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Harpo Speaks! an autobiography of Harpo Marx

Harpo Speaks! by Harpo Marx and Rowland Barber
Harpo Speaks! by Harpo Marx, Rowland Barber, Susan Marx (Photographer), Bill Marx (Photographer) Review of Harpo Speaks:  Frankly, Harpo Speaks is one of my favorite books of all time. It’s hilarious, serious, witty, poignant and thought-provoking, sometimes all at the same time. It details what it was like...
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Horse Feathers

Horse Feathers, starring the Marx Brothers (DVD cover)
Horse Feathers (1932) starring the Marx Brothers – Groucho, Chico, Harpo, Zeppo First, imagine the Marx Brothers attending college. Now, imagine  Groucho as the president of the college,  Zeppo as his son, and  Harpo and  Chico as the newest additions to the college football team.  Recruited by mistake, of course. Now, imagine the beautiful...
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Go West starring the Marx Brothers

Go West (1940) starring the Marx Brothers - Groucho, Chico, and Harpo
Go West (1940) starring the Marx Brothers – Groucho, Chico, and Harpo Synopsis of Go West  The Marx Brothers — Groucho, Chico, and Harpo — end up in the American Old West, where Chico and Harpo are unsuccessful prospectors, who befriend a desert rat who gives them the deed to some property for only ten...
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