Trivia: Duck Soup
- Acclaimed Flop: Did only reasonably well in it's initial release and is now considered to be the best Marx Brother's picture ever made, but didn't turn a profit, leading to their contract with Paramount Pictures not being renewed.
- AFIS 100 Years Series:
- Banned in Fascist Italy: Benito Mussolini was under the impression that the entire film was a Take That at his expense. Ironically, the most common criticism leveled against the movie in America was that it didn't criticize fascism strongly enough.
- Apparently, when the Marx Brothers found out about this, they were ecstatic!