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-->''"I can't hide it any longer. I love you. It's the old story, boy meets girl -- [[RomeoAndJuliet Romeo and Juliet]] -- Minneapolis and St. Paul!"''

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-->''"I can't hide it any longer. I love you. It's the old story, boy meets girl -- [[RomeoAndJuliet Romeo and Juliet]] Theatre/RomeoAndJuliet -- Minneapolis and St. Paul!"''


* {{Blackface}}: The boys, evading the law, momentarily done blackface to hide among a bunch of stable hands. Harpo only paints half his face.

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* {{Blackface}}: The boys, evading the law, momentarily done don (very badly done) blackface to hide among a bunch of stable hands. Harpo only paints half his face.


'''Hackenbush''': [''turns on the fan and holds a piece of paper next to it''] I'm sorry, sir, but there's a hurricane blowing down here, and you'll have to talk a little louder! Whew, it certainly is the windiest day we ever did have. Woo, it certainly is windy!

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'''Hackenbush''': [''turns on the fan and holds a piece of paper next to it''] I'm sorry, sir, but there's a hurricane blowing down here, and you'll have to talk a little louder! Whew, it certainly is the windiest day we ever did have. Woo, it certainly is windy!windy!\\



'''Hackenbush''' [''as Col. Hawkins'']: I can't hear you, you'll have to talk a little louder.\\

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'''Hackenbush''' [''as Col. Hawkins'']: I can't hear you, you'll have to talk a little louder.\\


-->'''Whitmore''': I want to know about Doctor Hackenbush. [''Hackenbush pushes the dictograph buzzer, summoning Whitmore away from the phone; Whitmore answers''] Yes?\\

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-->'''Whitmore''': Col. Hawkins, did you get a wire from me regarding Dr. Hackenbush?\\
'''Hackenbush''': [''turns on the fan and holds a piece of paper next to it''] I'm sorry, sir, but there's a hurricane blowing down here, and you'll have to talk a little louder! Whew, it certainly is the windiest day we ever did have. Woo, it certainly is windy!
'''Whitmore''' [''raising his voice'']:
I want to know about Doctor Hackenbush. Hackenbush! [''Hackenbush pushes the dictograph buzzer, summoning Whitmore away from the phone; Whitmore answers''] Yes?\\



'''Hackenbush''' [''disguising his voice as Col. Hawkings'']: And, eh, I hope, sir, that's the information that you require.\\

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'''Hackenbush''' [''disguising his voice as Col. Hawkings'']: Hawkins'']: And, eh, I hope, sir, that's the information that you require.\\



'''Whitmore''': I was called to the dictograph!

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'''Whitmore''' [''raising his voice'']: I was called to the dictograph!\\
'''Hackenbush''' [''touches the buzzer, Whitmore answers'']: Whitmore, one more yelp out of you, and I'll have you bounced out of here!\\
'''Hackenbush''' [''as Col. Hawkins'']: And I trust, sir, that that answers your question.\\
'''Whitmore''': I'm terribly sorry, Colonel, I was called didn't hear you.\\
'''Hackenbush''' [''as Col. Hawkins'']: I can't hear you, you'll have
to the dictograph!talk a little louder.\\

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* DoctorDoctorDoctor: Played for laughs when Groucho introduces Chico and Harpo as Dr. Steinberg to the actual Dr. Steinberg:
-->'''Whitmore''': Dr. Hackenbush, tell me, who sent for these men?\\
'''Hackenbush''': You don't have to send for them. You just rub a lamp and they appear.\\
'''Tony''': My name is Steinberg.\\
'''Hackenbush''': Dr. Steinberg, by a strange coincidence, this is another Dr. Steinberg. May I take my great friend and introduce my colleagues and good friends, another Dr. Steinberg. This is a Dr. Steinberg, Dr. Steinberg. Dr. Steinberg. And a Mrs. Steinberg. And Doctor, I'd like you to meet another Dr. Steinberg. And, eh... that's a, that's a Steinberg junior.


'''Hackenbush''': Whitmore, you'll have to cut out that squawking. The patients are all complaining.

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'''Hackenbush''': Whitmore, you'll have to cut out that squawking. The patients are all complaining. \\

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* FakeStatic: When Whitmore calls the Florida Medical Research Board looking for information on Dr. Hackenbush, Hackenbush pretends to be a Southern colonel answering the phone and pushing the buzzer:
-->'''Whitmore''': I want to know about Doctor Hackenbush. [''Hackenbush pushes the dictograph buzzer, summoning Whitmore away from the phone; Whitmore answers''] Yes?\\
'''Hackenbush''': Whitmore, you'll have to cut out that squawking. The patients are all complaining.
'''Hackenbush''' [''disguising his voice as Col. Hawkings'']: And, eh, I hope, sir, that's the information that you require.\\
'''Whitmore''': I'm sorry, Colonel, I didn't hear it. I was called to the dictograph.\\
'''Hackenbush''' [''as the Colonel'']: What was that you said, sir?\\
'''Whitmore''': I was called to the dictograph!

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* HerrDoktor: Dr. Leopold X. Steinberg, played by German-born actor Sig Ruman.

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* ThisMeansWar: This is Hackenbush's first reaction when he hears the bugle from the racetrack--it got him out of the heated discussion he was having with Whitmore.
-->'''Hackenbush:''' So it's WAR! I'm off to the battlefield!
-->'''Mrs. Upjohn:''' No no! That's from the racetrack.


* MysteriousMiddleInitial: Dr. Huo Z. Hackenbush.

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* MysteriousMiddleInitial: Dr. Huo Hugo Z. Hackenbush.


* SpiritualSuccessor: The basic plot is markedly similar to the previous MarxBrothers film, ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera'', except with horse-racing instead of opera.

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* SpiritualSuccessor: The basic plot is markedly similar to the previous MarxBrothers Creator/MarxBrothers film, ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera'', except with horse-racing instead of opera.


The MarxBrothers' seventh film, released in 1937 and following closely in the same mold as their previous one, ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera''.

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The MarxBrothers' Creator/MarxBrothers' seventh film, released in 1937 and following closely in the same mold as their previous one, ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera''.



!! In addition to the usual tropes exhibited by the MarxBrothers, this film provides examples of:

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!! In addition to the usual tropes exhibited by the MarxBrothers, Creator/MarxBrothers, this film provides examples of:


* BeserkButton: Hi-Hat the horse utterly detests the main villain. This is used to advantage during the race.

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* BeserkButton: BerserkButton: Hi-Hat the horse utterly detests the main villain. This is used to advantage during the race.

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* BoyMeetsGirl:
-->''"I can't hide it any longer. I love you. It's the old story, boy meets girl -- [[RomeoAndJuliet Romeo and Juliet]] -- Minneapolis and St. Paul!"''


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* MDEnvy: Groucho averts this by just practicing on humans anyway.


* BeserkButton: Hi-Hat the horse utterly detests the main villain. This is used to advantage during the race.
* {{Blackface}}: The boys, evading the law, momentarily done blackface to hide among a bunch of stable hands. Harpo only paints half his face.



* CoveredInMud: Harpo on the good guy's horse and another guy on the bad guy's horse are neck and neck to win when they take a spill into a big mud hole. Hurrying back into the race, the other guy comes in first...but a quick wash-off reveals it's on the good guy's horse.



* HaveAGayOldTime: Groucho telling the female lead, "For you, I'd [[InterspeciesRomance make love to a crocodile]]." [[note]]At the time this movie was made (1937) ''make love'' was ''also'' being used in its modern, physical, sense and Groucho was not shy about his language.[[/note]]



* LopsidedDichotomy:
-->"Either this man is dead, or my watch has stopped".
* MysteriousMiddleInitial: Dr. Huo Z. Hackenbush.



* OnlyOneName: Tony and Stuffy.
* ParlorGames: An OverlyLongGag has Stuffy spend an entire scene using charades to explain the villains' FrameUp plot to Tony.



* SpiritualSuccessor: The basic plot is markedly similar to the previous MarxBrothers film, ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera'', except with horse-racing instead of opera.

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* SpiritualSuccessor: The basic plot is markedly similar to the previous MarxBrothers film, ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera'', except with horse-racing instead of opera.opera.
* SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute: As with ''Film/ANightAtTheOpera'', Allan Jones fills in for Zeppo.
* WackyAmericansHaveWackyNames: Dr. Hugo Z. Hackenbush.

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