Having Amused And Bemused Millions Across The Globe, Groucho Marx Had A Hilarious Opinion On Every Subject And A Radical Riposte For Every Occasion This Biography Covers Such Subjects As His Childhood And Family, Women And Love, Marriage And Divorce, And Politics And Wealth Born In New York In 1890 To A French Mother And German Father, Julius Henry Groucho Marx Began His Stage Career At 15, And After Many Disappointments And Much Perseverance, He Enjoyed His First Success Alongside His Brothers In A Broadway Show In 1924 More Successful Stage Shows Followed Until His Clever Word Play And Unique Wit Began To Spread To A Much Wider Audience Through His Many Films, Books, And Radio Shows Entertaining And Informative, This Account Quotes Marx S Works, Providing A Fascinating Insight Into This Unique Individual Arguably The 20th Century S Greatest Comedian. I really am always amused by the antics of the Marx Brothers in their movies and the cynical one liners delivered by Groucho Marx are close to perfection and legend I have seen most of the movies, have some of them in dvd box sets and they keep entertaining, even if my daughters look at me with pity when I am watching any of them as they do not seem to grasp the anarchic sense of wicked humor.Anyhow this short book does delve into the live of Groucho Marx and delivers his story in a quick highlighted edition with on most two pages there is some one liner as delivered by Groucho himself It also clearly shows that the most important person in the lives of the Marx brothers was their mother who was a driving force There is also a chapter about the wives and non wife in which you learn that man s wives were very important in his life.A fun biography
Excellent short book on the history of the Marx Brothers and Groucho Marx I learned a few facts I didn t know from this gem of a book This book, from the U.K., is an overview of Groucho s life, sprinkled with quotes Author David Brown not to be confused with the late American film producer makes the unforgivable error of attributing the
Some intriguing anecdotes.Totally worth 4.99 I paid for it.
- 162 pages
- World According to Groucho Marx (World According To--)
- David Brown
- 15 October 2018 David Brown