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The Cocoanuts Reviews

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Dan Schneider
culturevulture.net

Chock with some classic gags and lines...

Full Review Source: culturevulture.net

August 14, 2006

Time Out
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The Brothers' energy and madness is never in question: when the laughs come, they come loud and long.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Mordaunt Hall
New York Times
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Fun puts melody in the shade in the audible pictorial transcription of the musical comedy The Cocoanuts.

Full Review Source: New York Times

March 25, 2006
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Watchable for some hilarious routines, but valued now mostly as a relic.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B-

October 12, 2005
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

First Marx Brothers film is creaky, but has marvelous scenes

| Original Score: 3/5

October 10, 2005
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Creaky production is the Marx Brothers' first...and has its hilarious moments.

| Original Score: 4/5

June 29, 2005
Moriarty
Ain't It Cool Movie Reviews

| Original Score: 4/5

June 25, 2005
Andy Klein
Los Angeles CityBeat

| Original Score: 5/5

June 3, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 4/5

April 28, 2005
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

There's a true benefit of starting at the beginning.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 2.5/4

December 16, 2004
Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

The daft anarchy of the Marx Brothers is often akin to watching the id personified and unleashed.

Full Review Source: Not Coming to a Theater Near You

November 20, 2004
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

| Original Score: 5/5

July 30, 2004

Film4

It shows its age, but it also captures the verve of the Marx Brothers at the start of their movies careers.

Full Review Source: Film4

May 24, 2003
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 3/5

March 27, 2003
Beth Accomando
KPBS.org

Not the best Marx Brothers film but close. It features the classic 'Why a duck' routine between Groucho and Chico.

| Original Score: 4/5

March 13, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Stagey, but with lots of great Marx routines and some Irving Berlin songs.

| Original Score: 4/5

November 25, 2002
Tony Toscano
Talking Pictures (U.S.)

| Original Score: 5/5

September 26, 2002
Don Druker
Chicago Reader
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An eminently watchable antique.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

January 1, 2000
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

August 27, 2005

Variety
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March 26, 2009
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