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A Night at the Opera
Directed by:
Sam Wood

Starring Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones and Margaret Dumont, "A Night at the Opera" (also known as "Notte all'opera, Una", "Skandal in der Oper", "Marx Brothers in der Oper, Die") is a Comedy/Romance/Musical film directed by Sam Wood, and written by George S. Kaufman (screenplay) and Al Boasberg (dialogue), released in the USA on November 15 of 1935.

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Who is the director of "A Night at the Opera":

A Night at the Opera was directed by Sam Wood, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before making A Night at the Opera, Sam Wood had directed Rendezvous, released in 1935, The Girl from Missouri (1934), Stamboul Quest (1934), Hollywood Party (1934), The Cat and the Fiddle (1934), and Hold Your Man (1933). Since, he directed Whipsaw, released in 1935, The Good Earth (1937), A Day at the Races (1937), Madame X (1937), Lord Jeff (1938), and Stablemates (1938).

When was "A Night at the Opera" released:

A Night at the Opera was initially released on Friday, November 15, 1935, in the United States. Also released on this day was Annie Oakley (dir. George Stevens). This was eighty-four (84) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, July 05, 2002 in the United Kingdom; Friday, May 22, 1936 in France; Thursday, March 23, 1950 in Germany; Friday, December 11, 1936 in Italy and on Thursday, April 16, 1936 in Japan.

What is the casting of "A Night at the Opera":

At the casting of A Night at the Opera we find Groucho Marx, previously seen in Duck Soup (1933) and Horse Feathers (1932); Chico Marx (Duck Soup (1933), Horse Feathers (1932)); Harpo Marx (Duck Soup (1933), Horse Feathers (1932)) [ more... ]

  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Allan Jones and Margaret Dumont can be seen in A Day at the Races, released in 1937.
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx and Margaret Dumont also appeared together in At the Circus, released in 1939.
  • Margaret Dumont and Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx can all be seen in The Big Store, released in 1941.
  • Margaret Dumont and Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx also appeared together in The Cocoanuts, released in 1929.
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx and Margaret Dumont can all be seen in Animal Crackers, released in 1930.
  • Margaret Dumont and Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx can all be seen in Duck Soup, released in 1933.
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx and Harpo Marx can be seen in Horse Feathers, released in 1932.
  • Harpo Marx and Groucho Marx, Chico Marx also appeared in Room Service, released in 1938.
  • Harpo Marx and Groucho Marx, Chico Marx also appeared together in The Story of Mankind, released in 1957.
  • Harpo Marx and Groucho Marx, Chico Marx also worked together in Monkey Business, released in 1931.
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx and Harpo Marx also appeared in Go West, released in 1940.
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx and Harpo Marx can all be seen in A Night in Casablanca, released in 1946.
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx and Harpo Marx can also be seen in Love Happy, released in 1949.

What is the Storyline of "A Night at the Opera":

The film opens with Otis B. Driftwood (Groucho) missing a dinner with his client, the wealthy Mrs. Claypool (Margaret Dumont), in favor of another lady in the same restaurant. When they find each other in opposite tables, Otis joins Mrs. Claypool, and introduces her to Herman Gottlieb (Sig Ruman) of the New York Opera Company, also dining at the restaurant. Gottlieb tells the two of Rodolfo Lassparri (Walter Woolf King), the ?greatest tenor in the world?, whom he plans to sign to his contract. Otis is [...]

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