A Day at the Races Poster

Release Date: January 9th, 1992

DVD Release Date: May 4th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
Hugo Hackenbush (Groucho Marx) is a veterinarian who masquerades as a lead doctor at Standish Sanitarium to aid the wealthy patient Emily Upjohn (Margaret Dumont). In order to save the financially failing sanitarium and its beautiful owner, Judy Standish (Maureen O'Sullivan), Hackenbush, employee Tony (Chico Marx) and jockey Stuffy (Harpo Marx) must find ingenious ways to help Gil Stewart (Allan Jones) and his inept racehorse, Hi-Hat, win the big race.

Cast: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Allan Jones, Maureen O'Sullivan, Margaret Dumont, Douglas Dumbrille, Sig Ruman

Director: Sam Wood

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Madcap, Competition, 1930s, Lighthearted, Love, Rescue, Hilarious

Awards

Nominated Dance Direction