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Horse Feathers (1932) by Marx Brothers

The fourth Paramount movie made by the Marx Brothers, this clownish college football comedy is a masterpiece classic. You will have the pleasure of seeing the madcap team of Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo Marx at their very best, in this ludicrous burlesque filled with goofy antics, whimsical musical numbers, surreal humor, bizarre characters, and dialogues deliberately violating common sense. In addition to its charming extravagance, it is a satirical take on college education and a parody of the college movies popular at the time.
The plot revolves around Huxley College and its newly chosen president, professor Wagstaff (Groucho Marx) who assumes presidency at the College only to dissuade his son Frank, already twelve years a student, from fooling around with girls...

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