A Day at the Races 85 years old

Three Great Laff Stars ! . . . more gags and gals . . . more songs and dances !

A Day at the Races

Doctor Hugo Hackenbush, Tony, and Stuffy try and save Judy's farm by winning a big race with her horse. There are a few problems. Hackenbush runs a high priced clinic for the wealthy who don't know he has his degree in Veterinary Medicine.

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A Day at the Races Cast

Name Character
Bess Flowers She was 38, 85 years old when she died as Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)
Groucho Marx He was 46, 86 years old when he died as Dr. Hugo Z. Hackenbush
Harpo Marx He was 48, 75 years old when he died as Stuffy
Maureen O'Sullivan She was 26, 87 years old when she died as Judy Standish
Margaret Dumont She was 54, 82 years old when she died as Emily Upjohn
Sig Ruman He was 52, 82 years old when he died as Dr. Leopold X. Steinberg
Allan Jones He was 29, 84 years old when he died as Gil Stewart
Carole Landis She was 18, 29 years old when she died as Party Guest (uncredited)
Douglass Dumbrille He was 47, 84 years old when he died as Morgan
Frank O'Connor He was 56, 84 years old when he died as Racetrack Guard (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse He was 42, 59 years old when he died as Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)
Gino Corrado He was 44, 89 years old when he died as Man Boarding Bus (uncredited)
Vivien Fay as Specialty Dancer
Esther Muir She was 34, 92 years old when she died as 'Flo'
Leonard Ceeley as Whitmore
Robert Middlemass He was 53, 66 years old when he died as Sheriff
Chico Marx He was 50, 74 years old when he died as Tony
Ivie Anderson She was 31, 44 years old when she died as Specialty Singer

A Day at the Races Crew

Name Department
Lawrence Weingarten as Producer. He was 39 (77) years old when He died Production
Joseph Ruttenberg as Director of Photography. He was 47 (93) years old when He died Camera
Robert Pirosh as Screenplay. He was 27 (79) years old when He died Writing
Robert Pirosh as Story. He was 27 (79) years old when He died Writing
George Oppenheimer as Screenplay. He was 37 (77) years old when He died Writing
Frank E. Hull as Editor. He was 54 (85) years old when He died Editing
Irving Thalberg as Producer. He was 38 (37) years old when He died Production
Cedric Gibbons as Art Direction. He was 44 (67) years old when He died Art
Sam Wood as Director. He was 53 (66) years old when He died Directing
Sam Wood as Producer. He was 53 (66) years old when He died Production
Leonard Smith as Director of Photography. He was 43 (53) years old when He died Camera
George Seaton as Screenplay. He was 26 (68) years old when He died Writing
George Seaton as Story. He was 26 (68) years old when He died Writing
A Day at the Races poster
A Day at the Races (85 years)

Three Great Laff Stars ! . . . more gags and gals . . . more songs and dances !

  • Release day: Friday, June 11, 1937
  • Runtime: 111 minutes