Basic facts

Original title A Night at the Opera
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 1936-09-14

Cast

Groucho Marx
Otis B. Driftwood

Chico Marx
Fiorello

Harpo Marx
Tomasso

Kitty Carlisle
Rosa Castaldi

Allan Jones
Riccardo "Ricky" Barone, operasångare

Walter Woolf King
Rodolfo Lasparri, operasångare

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
Title for Swedish TV release

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Director of Photography
Music
Choreography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Story
Executive Producer
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor

Cast

Groucho Marx Otis B. Driftwood
Chico Marx Fiorello
Harpo Marx Tomasso
Kitty Carlisle Rosa Castaldi
Allan Jones Riccardo "Ricky" Barone, operasångare
Walter Woolf King Rodolfo Lasparri, operasångare
Sig Rumann Herman Gottlieb, ledare för New York Opera Company
Margaret Dumont Mrs. Claypool, rik änka
Edward Keane fartygskaptenen
Robert Emmett O'Connor sergeant Henderson, detektiv
Gino Corrado stewarden som tar emot matbeställning av Driftwood
Purnell Pratt New Yorks borgmästare
Frank Yaconelli ingenjör
Jack "Tiny" Lipson ingenjörens assistent
Billy Gilbert passageraren som ber Fiorello att inte spela piano
Claude Payton poliskapten
Rita dansare
Rubin dansare
Luther Hoobyar Ruiz i operan
Rodolfo Hoyos greve di Luna i operan
Olga Dane zigenerskan Azucena i operan
James J. Wolf vaktchefen kapten Ferrando i operan
Inez Palange Rosas påkläderska
Jonathan Hale Tony, scenmästaren på operan i Milano
Otto Fries Otto, hisskötaren
William Gould poliskapten
Leo White ena flygaren med långt skägg
Jay Eaton andre flygaren med långt skägg
Rolfe Sedan tredje flygaren med långt skägg
Wilbur Mack en av männen i mottagningskommittén
George Irving en av männen i mottagningskommittén
George Guhl polis
Harry Tyler skyltmålaren som tar bort Driftwoods namn från dörren på hans rum på operan
Phillips Smalley en av männen i mottagningskommittén
Selmer Jackson en av männen i mottagningskommittén
Al Bridge immigrationsinspektör
Harry Allen dörrvaktmästare
Lorraine Bridges Louisa
Fred Malatesta scenarbetare
Stanley Blystone skeppsofficer
Edna Bennett uppasserska
Gennaro Curci dörrvaktmästare
Dutch Hendrian scenarbetare
Hal Price scenarbetare
Bud Geary scenarbetare
Evelyn Selbie spåkvinnan
Ellinor Vanderveer gäst vid middagen på fartyget
Zuke Welch steward
Jerry Mandy ingenjör
Bill Days körsångare
Marion Bell
Loie Bridge
- Vissling:
Enrico Ricardi dubbar vissling för Harpo Marx

Companies

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 53681
Date 1936-03
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2536 meters


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound system Western Electric Recording
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Reels 10 rullar


Production location

USA med kompletteringar från 1935-08-19 1935-06-14 1935-08-13

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1936-09-14 Skandia Stockholm Sweden 92 min
TV showing 1995-10-29 TV2 Sweden 88 min
1995-12-25 Kanal 1 Sweden 88 min
1973-08-24 TV1 Sweden 88 min
1978-08-18 TV1 Sweden 88 min
2004-01-05 SVT1 Sweden 88 min
2005-10-05 SVT1 Sweden 88 min
First showing 1935-11-08 New York USA 90 min
DVD release 2004-09-14 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Alone
Composer Nacio Herb Brown (1935)
Lyrics Arthur Freed (1935)
Singer Kitty Carlisle
Allan Jones
kör


Original title Cosi Cosa
Composer Walter Jurmann
Bronislau Kaper
Lyrics Gus Kahn
Singer Allan Jones
kör
Musician Harpo Marx (harpa)
Chico Marx (piano)
Harpo Marx (repris - kam)


Original title Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Composer Albert von Tilzer (1908)
Lyrics Jack Norworth (1908)


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)
Singer kör


Original title Di quella pira. Ur Il trovatore
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1853)
Lyrics Carl Vilhelm August Strandberg (svensk text 1860)
Salvadore Cammarano (italiensk text 1853)
Singer Walter King


Original title Miserere/Ah! che la morta ognora. Ur Il trovatore
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1853)
Lyrics Carl Vilhelm August Strandberg (svensk text 1860)
Salvadore Cammarano (italiensk text 1853)
Singer Kitty Carlisle
Allan Jones
kör


Original title Mal reggendo all'aspro assalto. Ur Il trovatore
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1853)
Lyrics Carl Vilhelm August Strandberg (svensk text 1860)
Salvadore Cammarano (italiensk text 1853)


Original title Stride la vampa! Ur Il trovatore
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1853)
Lyrics Carl Vilhelm August Strandberg (svensk text 1860)
Salvadore Cammarano (italiensk text 1853)
Singer Olga Dane
kör
Walter King


Original title Ballata/Questa o quella per me pari sono. Ur Rigoletto
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1851)
Lyrics Francesco Maria Piave (italiensk text 1851)
Ernst Wallmark (svensk text 1861)


Original title I pagliacci
Composer Ruggero Leoncavallo (1892)
Lyrics Ruggero Leoncavallo (1892)


Original title Santa Lucia
Composer Teodoro Cottrau (1850/51)
Lyrics Teodoro Cottrau (italiensk text 1850/51)
Arvid Rosén (svensk text "Natten går tunga fjät")
Sigrid Elmblad (svensk text "Sankta Lucia, ljusklara hägring")
Singer kör (på italienska)


Original title All I Do Is Dream of You
Composer Nacio Herb Brown (1934)
Lyrics Arthur Freed (1934)
Musician Chico Marx


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Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

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Holdings Scripts

Script type Cutting continuity
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 19 s.
Language Svenska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


Type Program folio


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