Overview

The well-known explorer and hunter Captain Spaulding has just returned from Africa, and is being welcomed home with a lavish party at the estate of influential society matron Mrs. Rittenhouse when a valuable painting goes missing. The intrepid Captain Spaulding attempts to solve the crime with the help of his silly secretary Horatio Jamison, while sparring with the anarchic Signor Emanuel Ravelli and his nutty sidekick The Professor.

  1. Victor Heerman

    Director

  2. Morrie Ryskind

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Groucho Marx

    Groucho Marx

    Captain Jeffrey T. Spaulding

  2. Harpo Marx

    Harpo Marx

    The Professor

  3. Chico Marx

    Chico Marx

    Signor Emanuel Ravelli

  4. Zeppo Marx

    Zeppo Marx

    Horatio Jamison

  5. Lillian Roth

    Lillian Roth

    Arabella Rittenhouse

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 28, 1930
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

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