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Sunday Aug 24 | Examiner.com

Revival of Marx Brothers' I'll Say She Is a rousing success

As mentioned in a previous article, The Marx Brothers' 1924 Broadway hit I'll Say She Is was their only Broadway stage show that was not made into a film.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Animal Crackers, The Cocoanuts, Musical Movies, Margaret Dumont

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Effingham Herald

Marx Bros. TV shows new to DVD

Harpo, left, and Chico Marx co-star in "The Incredible Jewel Robbery," a 1959 episode of "The General Electric Theater," part of the new DVD set "The Marx Brothers TV Collection."

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Related Topix: The Big Store, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Chico Marx, Theater, Arts

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Contra Costa Times

DVD set revisits 'Marx Brothers on Television'

When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy" in 1949, they found a new outlet for their outrageously funny shenanigans on the new medium of television.

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Related Topix: I Love Lucy, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Lucille Ball, Theater, Arts

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Examiner.com

The Marx Brothers from stage to screen, part 2

After Duck Soup , the Marx Brothers moved from Paramount to MGM to make A Night at the Opera , produced by Irving Thalberg.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Duck Soup, Musical Movies, A Day at the Races, A Night in Casablanca, Western, Go West

Thu Aug 14, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

'Marx Brothers on Television' shows wide range

When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy" in 1949, they found a new outlet for their outrageously funny shenanigans on the new medium of television.

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Related Topix: I Love Lucy, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Lucille Ball, Theater, Arts

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Stranger

A Revival for Marxists

As he slathers black greasepaint on his eyebrows and upper lip, Ferrante explains that Groucho Marx provided him with a template for confidence, a persona he could adopt to relate to the world.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, A Day at the Races, Theater, Arts

DigitallyOBSESSED.com

PR :: The Marx Brothers TV Collection on DVD Aug 12

The first set of its kind dedicated to the comedic trio and their more than 50 performances on TV programs, many not seen anywhere in decades.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Theater, Arts

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Wall Street Journal

One Hundred Years of the Marx Brothers

There was always something "other," something "outsider" about the Marx Brothers-they seemed to belong to an entirely different universe, not only from the other actors in their movies, but from each other.

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Related Topix: Lou Costello, Bud Abbott

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Los Angeles Times

'Marx Brothers on Television' shows wide range

A new DVD set captures the Marx Brothers appearances on TV in a range of programs from the '50s to the '70s When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy" in 1949, they found a new outlet for their outrageously funny shenanigans on the new medium of television.

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Related Topix: I Love Lucy, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Lucille Ball, Theater, Arts, Movies

Fri Aug 08, 2014

New York Daily News

On your Marx, get set, go! Fringe takes the stage

John Mayer and Taylor Swift's relationship will get a jab from 'The Seven Seductions of Taylor Swift' at Fringe Festival.

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Related Topix: Brothers, Drama Movies, Entertainment

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Frank Ferrante returns from Australia with more of Groucho Marx

Every actor with a pulse is a little afraid before going on stage, but it's a kind of fear and excitement and adrenaline that most use to drive their performances.

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Related Topix: You Bet Your Life, Entertainment, Television, Standardized Testing, Education, TV, Electronics

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Marx Brothers revue I'll Say She Is returns to stage in New York City

The Marx Brothers' first two films, The Cocoanuts and Animal Crackers , were adapted from their second and third Broadway stage plays.

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