The Marx Brothers try and put on a play before their landlord finds out that they have run out of money. To confuse the landlord they pretend that the play's author has contracted some terrible disease and can't be moved. Originally a stage play, the setting shows it's origins, but this is vintage Marx Brothers. Written by
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Better . . . Battier . . . Funnier Than Ever !
Did You Know?
Because The Marx Brothers
are credited onscreen in the opening credits but are not in the comprehensive end credits, (where they are individually credited), the IMDb cast list uses the opening credits first, and completes them with those in the end credits not already mentioned. See more
When Gordon Miller calls to reception pretending to be Dr. Glass, he is holding the phone receiver with his right hand. Seconds later, when he is about to hang up, he is holding it with his left hand. See more
You've been in jail?
Sure, it's'a not so bad. You behave and they make you a trustee.
Opening credits are shown on doors that flip around for each new screen of names. See more
Featured in Classic Comedy Teams
The Last Round-Up (Git Along, Little Dogie, Git Along)
Music and Lyrics by Billy Hill
Sung offscreen by a Marx brother See more