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The Best Groucho Marx Movies

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List of the best Groucho Marx movies, ranked best to worst. The order of these top Groucho Marx movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Groucho Marx movies will be at the top of the list. Groucho Marx is a legend, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Groucho Marx movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Groucho Marx films to end the squabble once and for all. These are the best Marx Brothers movies!

If you think the best Groucho Marx role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Groucho Marx performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Duck Soup and Animal Crackers are only the beginning of the films on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Groucho Marx movies?" and "What are the greatest Groucho Marx roles of all time?"

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    Horse Feathers

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Horse Feathers is a Marx Brothers film comedy. It stars the four Marx Brothers and Thelma...  more

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    The Cocoanuts

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    The Cocoanuts is a 1929 musical comedy film starring the Marx Brothers. Produced for Paramount...  more
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    Duck Soup

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Duck Soup is a 1933 Marx Brothers anarchic comedy film written by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby,...  more

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    A Night in Casablanca

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    A Night in Casablanca is the twelfth Marx Brothers movie, starring Groucho Marx, Chico Marx,...  more
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    At the Circus

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    At the Circus is a 1939 Marx Brothers comedy film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in which...  more
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    Monkey Business

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Monkey Business is a 1931 comedy film. It is the third of the Marx Brothers' released movies,...  more
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    A Night at the Opera

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    A Night at the Opera is a 1935 American comedy film starring Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, and...  more

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    #567 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#132 of 923 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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    Go West

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Go West is the 10th Marx Brothers comedy film, in which brothers Groucho, Chico, and Harpo...  more
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    Animal Crackers

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Animal Crackers is a 1930 Marx Brothers comedy film, in which mayhem and zaniness ensue when a...  more

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    #279 of 1,139 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time#10 of 17 The Funniest Famous Movie Speeches Of All Time

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    Love Happy

    Marilyn Monroe, Groucho Marx
    Love Happy is a 1949 American musical comedy film, released by United Artists, directed by...  more
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    A Day at the Races

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    A Day at the Races is the seventh film starring the three Marx Brothers, with Margaret Dumont,...  more

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    Room Service

    Lucille Ball, Groucho Marx
    Room Service is a 1938 RKO film comedy starring the Marx Brothers and based on the 1937 play...  more
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    Copacabana

    Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda
    Copacabana is a 1947 American musical comedy film starring Groucho Marx and Carmen...  more
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    10
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    Humor Risk

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Humor Risk was the first Marx Brothers film. The short film was never released and is now...  more
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    The Big Store

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    The Big Store is a 1941 film directed by Charles Reisner....  more
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    A Girl in Every Port

    Groucho Marx, William Bendix
    A Girl in Every Port is a 1952 comedy film about two sailors who buy a racehorse. It was based...  more
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    Double Dynamite

    Frank Sinatra, Jane Russell
    Double Dynamite is a 1951 American musical comedy film directed by Irving Cummings and...  more
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    Marx Brothers: Radio Days

    Lucille Ball, Bing Crosby
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    Merrily We Roll Along: The Early Days of the Automobile

    Groucho Marx
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    Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

    Jayne Mansfield, Groucho Marx
    Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? is a 1957 American satirical comedy film starring Jayne...  more
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    Marx Brothers: Marx Brothers Mixed Nuts

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
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    Skidoo

    Mickey Rooney, Carol Channing
    Skidoo is an American comedy film directed by Otto Preminger, starring Jackie Gleason and...  more
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    The House That Shadows Built

    Gary Cooper, Groucho Marx
    The House That Shadows Built is a short feature film from Paramount Pictures, made to...  more