About the film
Groucho : A Life in Revue
Release Date: March 13, 2001
|Slogan||:||«Oh, I know it's a penny here and a penny there, but look at me. I worked myself up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.»|
|Production Companies||:||Comedia Creative Group, New Jersey Network (NJN), White Whale Production|
|Writers||:||Arthur Marx, Bob Fisher|
Groucho: A Life In Revue highlights the legendary comedian’s life and amazing career. Written by the ultimate authority – Groucho’s son Arthur Marx – this comedy with music chronicles the unparalleled rags-to-riches story of America’s funniest entertainer. Groucho is portrayed by Frank Ferrante, whose more than 2,000 performances in this role have earned him critical acclaim worldwide. Groucho: A Life In Revue entertains as a comedy, a play and as a musical. With ten songs and musical underscore throughout, the score captures the comic genius and wildness of Groucho, the Marx Brothers and the times in which they lived.