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Monkey Business Reviews

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Phil Hall
Examiner.com
July 24, 2015
A comic commotion on the ocean, via the fabulous four Marx Brothers.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy
May 13, 2014
It's not the most dynamic and timeless of the brothers' movies but it has enough moments and lines to stand alongside any of them.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm
February 1, 2013
...allows for a welcome bit of personal space between the audience and the comedians' antics.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media
December 15, 2010
Marx Bros. classic is zany slapstick done right.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion
September 25, 2009
Coruscating surrealism
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews
February 28, 2006
...ineffective...
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com
December 19, 2005
Not the best Marx Brothers, but pretty close.
| Original Score: 5/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
April 10, 2005
The Brothers offer lunacy, anarchy, and unbound nonsense for their Depression audience as they mock the foolish ways the rich behave aboard the luxury liner.
Full Review | Original Score: B
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central
January 4, 2005
Probably only bettered by Horse Feathers and Duck Soup in the Marx library.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
December 1, 2002
There's something a little special about this film in that it might well be the most wholly anarchic they ever made.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
July 1, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
November 19, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
August 7, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
February 20, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
April 18, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
October 1, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
August 6, 2011
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Variety
March 26, 2009
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Mordaunt Hall
New York Times
March 25, 2006
Top Critic
Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006
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