Go West
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The Marx Bros.' Go West was on the drawing boards as early as 1936, when MGM executive Irving Thalberg commissioned Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby to come up with a script in which the Marx boys get involved with a rodeo. The project was shelved in favor of A Day at the Races, then revived in late 1939, two years after Laurel and Hardy's Way Out West proved the commercial viability of comedy-Westerns. By this time, Kalmar and Ruby were no longer involved, and the script became virtually the sole responsibility of Irving Brecher, who'd previously penned the disappointing Marx vehicle At… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 89%

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"This late MGM entry to the Marx Brothers opus is one of their minor works but still in parts reflects their vintage lunacy."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"The conflict of comedic styles results in a discordant experience at best, but the bits that are pure Marx Bros. are gold."
‑ Walter Chaw, Film Freak Central
"Really lower rung Marx romp with a few good sequences"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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