Animal Crackers. Musical comedy. Book by George S. Kaufman
and Morrie Ryskind
. Music by Bert Kalmar
and Harry Ruby
. Lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. Musical Director: Gus Salzer. Musical Direction by Gus Salzer. Musical Direction by Russell Markert. Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey. Drected by Oscar Eagle
. 44th Street ...
1 Biographical Movie |
6 Print Biographies |
13 Portrayals |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Marx Brothers | The Marx Bros | The Marx Bros. | The Marx Brothers
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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[on performing in vaudeville] If an audience didn't like us we had no trouble finding it out. We were pelted with sticks, bricks, spitballs, cigar butts, peach pits and chewed-out stalks of sugar cane. We took all this without flinching - until Minnie gave us the high-sign that we'd collected our share of the receipts. Then we started throwing stuff back at the audience and run like hell for the ...
Was seldom recognized when out of character because he was almost completely bald.
Usually wore a raincoat, beat up top hat and a red wig. Rarely spoke in his roles and never in films with his brothers. He would use pantomime and often had a bike horn to communicate with. He often had a scene where he would play a harp with great skill.