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Duck Soup - Nothing to do with ducks or soup

Duck Soup is a classic Marx Brothers movie, where Groucho plays a fictional and incompetent dictator. Despite the title it has nothing to do with ducks or soup. 163 more words


My favourite hobbyhorse

It was 12th night and in the morning Ian and I packed away our Christmas decorations for another year.

Strangely enough this task, which can be onerous and always leaves the house feeling dull and a little desolate, turned out to give me the most Christmassy feeling of the blessed season. 507 more words


Quintus Quotes: Groucho Marx

Julius Henry Marx (1890-1977) is best known as Groucho Marx, a member of the Marx Brothers comedy group (along with three of his brothers, Harpo,and Chico and Zeppo).  167 more words


Which Star Wars character needs a new flick?

Star Wars press is ramping up with Rogue One only a couple of months away. Recently, Ewan McGregor spoke to a french publication about his willingness to star in another one, or two, Obi-Wan movies, and that Obi-Wan’s story is still worth telling. 507 more words


REVIEW: Duck Soup (1933)

1933, Paramount Pictures

Leo McCarey
Herman J. Mankiewicz
Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Arthur Sheekman
Nat Perrin
Henry Sharp… 575 more words

American Films

Animal Crackers (1930)

Famous explorer Captain Jeffrey T. Spaulding returns from the dark continent to attend the unveiling of a work of art, but it is stolen from under their very noses. 163 more words