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A Night at the Opera

A Night at the Opera(1935)

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Brief Synopsis

Three zanies turn an operatic performance into chaos in their efforts to promote their protege''''s romance with the leading lady.

Cast & Crew

Sam Wood Director
Groucho Marx Otis B. Driftwood
Chico Marx Fiorello
Harpo Marx Tomasso
Allan Jones Ricardo [Barone]
Walter King [Rudolfo] Lassparri
Siegfried Rumann [Herman] Gottlieb
Margaret Dumont Mrs. Claypool
Edward Keane Captain

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 8 Nov 1935
Release Date:  1935 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  90 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • A Night at the Opera

    michael whitty 2019-08-18

    One of the best of the Marx brothers comedies as the guys take on the Opera world to throw their brand of slapstick nonsense around. Here they try to unite... MORE>

  • The Marx Brothers at their peak

    Denis 2018-12-23

    The first Marx Brothers film for MGM and it was a blockbuster. After a group of films for Paramount, where the guys were hilarious but somewhat... MORE>

  • Check your pulse...

    Scott D Freauf 2018-09-12

    ... if you do not start laughing within the first 10 minutes of this film.Classic "brothers" vehicle. Side note --- For those of you old enough... MORE>