Monkey Business

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  • Genre(s): Comedy Musical
  • Release year: 1931
  • Running time: 77 min
A research scientist discovers a formula that reverts the aging process which winds up in a water cooler with hilarious results. Very funny screwball comedy!

A research scientist discovers a formula that reverts the aging process which winds up in a water cooler with hilarious results. Very funny screwball comedy!

Original Release

09/19/1931

US Release

09/19/1931

Cast

Thelma Todd Lucille
Groucho Marx Groucho
Harpo Marx Harpo
Zeppo Marx Zeppo
Chico Marx Chico
Rockliffe Fellowes Joe Helton (as Rockcliffe Fellowes)
Harry Woods Briggs
Ruth Hall Mary Helton
Ben Taggart Capt. Corcoran (uncredited)
The Marx Brothers (as The Four Marx Brothers)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Norman Z. McLeod

Writers

Ben Hecht, S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone, Arthur Sheekman, J. Carver Pusey, Al Shean

Cast

Thelma Todd Lucille
Groucho Marx Groucho
Harpo Marx Harpo
Zeppo Marx Zeppo
Chico Marx Chico
Rockliffe Fellowes Joe Helton (as Rockcliffe Fellowes)
Harry Woods Briggs
Ruth Hall Mary Helton
Ben Taggart Capt. Corcoran (uncredited)
The Marx Brothers (as The Four Marx Brothers)
Cecil Cunningham Madame Swempski
Cyril Ring
Tom Kennedy Gibson
Rolfe Sedan
Bobby Dunn Gangster
Bess Flowers Indian's Wife at Party
Pat Harmon Indian at Party
Ethan Laidlaw Cabbie at Barn
Charlotte Mineau Emily
Harold Minjir Emily's Lover

Producers

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