Animal Crackers Poster

Release Date: October 11th, 2002

DVD Release Date: April 8th, 1998

G|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
The well-known explorer and hunter Captain Spaulding has just returned from Africa, and is being welcomed home with a lavish party at the estate of influential society matron Mrs. Rittenhouse (Margaret Dumont) when a valuable painting goes missing. The intrepid Captain Spaulding attempts to solve the crime with the help of his silly secretary Horatio Jamison, while sparring with the anarchic Signor Emanuel Ravelli and his nutty sidekick The Professor.

Cast: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Margaret Dumont, Lillian Roth, Louis Sorin, Hal Thompson

Director: Victor Heerman

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Pursuit, 1930s