She and Desi Arnaz purchased it during the height of their success on I Love Lucy (1951) and renamed it Desilu Studios, now best known as the sponsorship of Star Trek: The Original Series (1966).
The Marx Brothers help young Broadway hopefuls while thwarting diamond thieves. The film stars the Marx Brothers and also features Lucille Ball, Ann Miller, Alexander Asro, and Frank Albertson. She had lied about her age and obtained a fake birth certificate when she was about 14 years old, which stated that she was 18. Check out the lineup of new movies and shows streaming on Netflix this month, including Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site?
You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. To obtain food, Miller promises waiter Sasha Smirnoff (Davis returns and says he heard the agent saying he'll cancel the check, and just signed it to get out of the room. Was this review helpful to you? Even funnier is the scene in which the brothers, not having eaten for days, frenetically polish off a meal they had arranged to be diverted to their room.
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The Marx Brothers try to help the owner of a circus recover some stolen funds before he finds himself out of a job. The $1,200 hotel bill would equate to about $21,700 in 2019. However, the film adaptation is seamlessly tailored for the Marxes' stock characters: Groucho, the glib con-man; Chico, the deceptively simple Italian caricature; and Harpo, their anarchic collaborator. They reunited on "I Love Lucy."
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Certificate: Passed Room Service (1938) Trivia (13) Add new The only film The Marx Brothers made at RKO. A sly business manager and two wacky friends of two opera singers help them achieve success while humiliating their stuffy and snobbish enemies. The only film The Marx Brothers made at RKO.
Lucille Ball, who has a supporting role, would later buy the studio that made this film, RKO Pictures. The original play was adapted into a The Marx Brothers screenplay by Morrie Ryskind, who co-wrote the stage and screen versions of The Cocoanuts (1929) and Animal Crackers (1930) and also co-wrote A Night at the Opera (1935). A remake debuted in 1944 called "Step Lively", starring George Murphy and Frank Sinatra.
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This film failed at the box office, resulting in a loss to RKO of $330,000 according to studio records.
Especially memorable is the scene in which the brothers put on multiple layers of clothes as they prepare to decamp their hotel room without paying the bill. The Broadway play "Room Service" opened at the Cort Theater on May 19, 1937 and ran for 500 performances (without The Marx Brothers). What is missing from Room Service is Groucho's wit and for that reason it's not as funny as it should be.
Funnier Than Ever ! Less frenetic and more physically contained than their other movies, the plot revolves around the shenanigans of getting a stage play produced and funded by mysterious backer Zachary Fisk, while evading paying a large hotel bill. She was so tall, poised and beautiful that she pulled it off. This was the only time Zeppo represented his brothers, as their agent. 6 of 9 people found this review helpful.
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The Marx Brothers try and put on a play before their landlord finds out that they have run out of money. The play was revived in 1953 with Jack Lemmon as Leo Davis. Assured by Gribble that Miller had skipped, Wagner is surprised to find Miller still in his room, now joined by the play's author, Leo Davis (When Wagner threatens to evict Miller before the backer can arrive, Miller and Binelli convince Davis to pretend to be sick. At the same time, Wagner discovers the debt.
With Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Lucille Ball. He secured a salary of $250,000 from the team from RKO, their biggest payout ever. Comedy
Certificate: Passed Rufus T. Firefly is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of wealthy Mrs. Teasdale. . Certificate: Passed The Marx Brothers are employed at a hotel in postwar Casablanca, where a ring of Nazis is trying to recover a cache of stolen treasure. Certificate: Passed Certificate: Passed Mayhem and zaniness ensue when a valuable painting goes missing during a party in honor of famed African explorer Captain Spaulding.