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Duck Soup (1933)

Not Rated
68 min | Comedy, Musical, War

Rufus T. Firefly is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of wealthy Mrs. Teasdale.
Director
Writers
Bert Kalmar (story) | Harry Ruby (story) | Arthur Sheekman (additional dialogue) | Nat Perrin (additional dialogue)
Cinematographer
Henry Sharp (photographed by)
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$ 103,800
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Release date
Nov 17, 1933 (United States)

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35 cast members
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The Marx Brothers
Actor (as The Four Marx Brothers) Actor (as The Four Marx Brothers)   See fewer
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Groucho Marx
Rufus T. Firefly Rufus T. Firefly   See fewer
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Harpo Marx
Pinky Pinky   See fewer
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Chico Marx
Chicolini Chicolini   See fewer
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Zeppo Marx
Bob Roland Bob Roland   See fewer
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Margaret Dumont
Mrs. Gloria Teasdale Mrs. Gloria Teasdale   See fewer
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Raquel Torres
Vera Marcal Vera Marcal   See fewer
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Louis Calhern
Ambassador Trentino Ambassador Trentino   See fewer
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Edmund Breese
Zander Zander   See fewer
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Leonid Kinskey
Sylvanian Agitator (as Leonid Kinsky) Sylvanian Agitator (as Leonid Kinsky)   See fewer
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Charles Middleton
Prosecutor (as Charles B. Middleton) Prosecutor (as Charles B. Middleton)   See fewer
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Edgar Kennedy
Lemonade Vendor Lemonade Vendor   See fewer
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Edward Arnold
Politician (uncredited) Politician (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Officer at Battle Headquarters (uncredited) Officer at Battle Headquarters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sidney Bracey
Mrs. Teasdale's Butler (uncredited) Mrs. Teasdale's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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E.H. Calvert
Officer in Battle Sequence (uncredited) Officer in Battle Sequence (uncredited)   See fewer
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Davison Clark
Minister of Finance #2 (uncredited) Minister of Finance #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louise Closser Hale
Reception Guest (uncredited) Reception Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph Crehan
Dignitary at Reception (uncredited) Dignitary at Reception (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carrie Daumery
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Mario Dominici
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Maude Turner Gordon
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Verna Hillie
Trentino's Blonde Secretary (uncredited) Trentino's Blonde Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward LeSaint
Secretary of Labor (uncredited) Secretary of Labor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George MacQuarrie
Judge #1 (uncredited) Judge #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Maxwell
Freedonia's Secretary of War #1 (uncredited) Freedonia's Secretary of War #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Mayne
Judge #3 (uncredited) Judge #3 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edmund Mortimer
Minister (uncredited) Minister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dennis O'Keefe
Bridegroom at Firefly's Reception (uncredited) Bridegroom at Firefly's Reception (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo Sulky
Agitator (uncredited) Agitator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frederick Sullivan
Judge #2 (uncredited) Judge #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dale Van Sickel
A Palace Guard (uncredited) A Palace Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles West
Minister (uncredited) Minister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Florence Wix
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William Worthington
Minister of Finance #1 (uncredited) Minister of Finance #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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8 / 10 | 51,102 votes