UW Cinematheque: Summer Selections

Duck Soup | USA | 1933 | DCP | 70 min. Director: Leo McCarey

Date
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Time
7 p.m.
Location
Description
Cast: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx The Four Marx Bros - Groucho, Chico, Harpo, Zeppo - hail the motherland of Freedonia in their best movie, a zany satire of nationalism, war and dictatorships. Groucho plays Rufus T. Firefly, who believes that “any country who’d have him as leader deserves him as leader” (Danny Peary, Guide for the Film Fanatic). The feature will be preceded by the 1933 short Betty Boop’s Big Boss (7 min.)
Cost
Free
Contact
262-3627, ben.reiser@wisc.edu