Basic facts

Original title Animal Crackers
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 1931-02-02

Cast

Groucho Marx
kapten Jeffrey T. Spaulding

Harpo Marx
professorn

Chico Marx
signor Emanuel Ravelli

Zeppo Marx
Horatio Jamison

Lillian Roth
Arabella Rittenhouse

Margaret Dumont
Mrs. Rittenhouse

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Titles

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Swedish release title
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Production Mixer

Cast

Groucho Marx kapten Jeffrey T. Spaulding
Harpo Marx professorn
Chico Marx signor Emanuel Ravelli
Zeppo Marx Horatio Jamison
Lillian Roth Arabella Rittenhouse
Margaret Dumont Mrs. Rittenhouse
Louis Sorin Roscoe W. Chandler
Hal Thompson John Parker
Margaret Irving Mrs. Whitehead
Kathryn Reece Grace Carpenter
Robert Greig Hives, butlern
Edward Metcalf kommissarie Hennessy
Robert Allen partygäst
Donald MacBride partygäst
Ann Roth partygäst

Companies

Production Company Paramount Publix Corporation
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Film AB Paramount 1931
Universal Film AB 1964
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Universal Pictures Nordic AB 2005

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 45958
Date 1964-08-15
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2565 meters


Censorship number 45958
Date 1952-02-15
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2680 meters


Censorship number 45958
Date 1931-01-31
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2797 meters
Notes Visningskopior: 1784 m. Censorns beskrivning: Oskyldig(?) men genuin smörja! Den amerikanska komiken är obegriplig.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.19:1
Sound system Optical mono
Width 35 mm
Length in metres 2711 meter
Length in minutes 99 min
Reels 11 rullar


Original work

Production location

Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Avenue Hollywood, Los Angeles, Kalifornien USA

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1931-02-02 Rex Stockholm Sweden 65 min
First showing 1930-08-28 USA
DVD release 2005-04-06 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title You Must Do Your Best Tonight
Composer Bert Kalmar (1928)
Harry Ruby (1928)
Lyrics Bert Kalmar (1928)
Harry Ruby (1928)
Singer Robert Greig
The Music Masters


Original title I Represent
Composer Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Lyrics Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Singer Zeppo Marx


Original title Hello, I Must Be Going
Composer Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Lyrics Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Singer Groucho Marx


Original title Hooray for Captain Spaulding
Composer Bert Kalmar (1928)
Harry Ruby (1928)
Lyrics Bert Kalmar (1928)
Harry Ruby (1928)
Singer Groucho Marx
Zeppo Marx
Margaret Dumont
kör
Dancer Groucho Marx


Original title Anvil chorus/Vedi! le fosche notturne spoglie. Ur Il trovatore
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1853)
Lyrics Carl Vilhelm August Strandberg (svensk text 1860)
Salvadore Cammarano (italiensk text 1853)
Performed by Groucho Marx
Harpo Marx
Chico Marx


Original title Why Am I So Romantic?
Composer Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Lyrics Bert Kalmar
Harry Ruby
Singer Lillian Roth
Hal Thompson


Original title I'm Daffy Over You
Composer Chico Marx (1930)
Lyrics Sol Violinsky (1931)
Musician Chico Marx (piano)


Original title Silver Threads Among the Gold
Composer Hart Pease Danks (1873)
Lyrics Valdemar Dalquist (svensk textbearbetning 1915)
Emil Norlander (svensk text)
Eben E. Rexford (engelsk text 1873)
Musician Chico Marx (piano)


Original title My Old Kentucky Home (Good Night)
Composer Stephen C. Foster (1853)
Lyrics Stephen C. Foster (1853)
Singer Chico Marx
Groucho Marx
Zeppo Marx


Holdings Film

The information given here refers to film material in the Swedish Film Institute’s archive. Access to the archive’s stock is given on request, for research, other film archives and rights’ holders.

Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Less than 850 x 400


Size Less than 850 x 400


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Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Less than 850 x 400


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Language Engelska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print 19
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


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