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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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
[taking off layers of clothing
Now I know how Gypsy Rose Lee feels.
Opening credits are shown on doors that flip around for each new screen of names. See more
Referenced in Wonder Boys
Song of the Volga Boatmen
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