A Night at the Opera

A Night at the Opera (1935)

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  • Genre: Comedy, Music
  • Release Date: 1935-11-15
  • User Rating: 7.4/10 from 465 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 36min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Directors: Sam Wood, Edmund Goulding.
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The Marx Brothers take on high society and the opera world to bring two lovers together. A sly business manager and two wacky friends of two opera singers help them achieve success while humiliating their stuffy and snobbish enemies.

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  • Groucho Marx

    as Otis B. Driftwood
  • Chico Marx

    as Fiorello
  • Harpo Marx

    as Tomasso
  • Kitty Carlisle

    as Rosa
  • Allan Jones

    as Ricardo Barroni
  • Sig Ruman

    as Gottlieb
  • Walter Woolf King

    as Lassparri
  • Robert Emmett O'Connor

    as Henderson
  • Margaret Dumont

    as Mrs. Claypool
  • Edward Keane

    as Captain
  • Evelyn Selbie

    as The Fortune Teller in 'Trovatore' (uncredited)
  • Purnell Pratt

    as The Mayor of New York (uncredited)
  • Jonathan Hale

    as The Stage Manager (uncredited)
  • Otto Fries

    as Otto the Elevator Operator (uncredited)
  • Gino Corrado

    as First Porter (uncredited)
  • Bess Flowers

    as Ship Passenger (uncredited)
  • Chuck Hamilton

    as Policeman (uncredited)
  • Frank McLure

    as Manager's Assistant (uncredited)
  • William H. O'Brien

    as Stagehand (uncredited)
  • George Irving

    as Committeeman (uncredited)
  • Billy Gilbert

    as Orchestra Member Asking Fiorello Not to Play Piano (uncredited)
  • Ruth Cherrington

    as Opera Spectator (uncredited)
  • Al Bridge

    as Immigration Inspector (uncredited)
  • Selmer Jackson

    as Committeeman (uncredited)
  • Jack 'Tiny' Lipson

    as Engineer's Assistant (uncredited)
  • Stanley Blystone

    as Ship's Officer (uncredited)
  • Wedgwood Nowell

    as Ship Passenger (uncredited)
  • King Baggot

    as Dignitary (uncredited)
  • John St. Polis

    as Opera Conductor (uncredited)
  • Bud Geary

    as Stagehand (uncredited)
  • Rolfe Sedan

    as Aviator (uncredited)
  • Sam Appel

    as Dungeon Guard (uncredited)
  • Stephen Soldi

    as Ship's Steward (uncredited)
  • Purnell Pratt

    as Mayor (uncredited)
  • Evelyn Selbie

    as Fortune Teller (uncredited)
  • Jay Eaton

    as Aviator (uncredited)
  • Harry 'Zoup' Welsh

    as Ship's Steward (uncredited)
  • Gloria Delson

    as Child (uncredited)
Writing Morrie Ryskind Screenplay
Directing Sam Wood Director
Costume & Make-Up Robert J. Schiffer Makeup Artist
Sound Herbert Stothart Music
Camera Merritt B. Gerstad Director of Photography
Directing Lesley Selander Assistant Director
Production Irving Thalberg Executive Producer
Art Cedric Gibbons Art Direction
Editing William LeVanway Editor
Costume & Make-Up Dolly Tree Costume Design
Writing James Kevin McGuinness Story
Writing George S. Kaufman Screenplay
Sound Douglas Shearer Sound Director
Camera A. Lindsley Lane Camera Operator
Directing Edmund Goulding Director