A Day at the Races is the seventh film starring the three Marx Brothers, with Margaret Dumont, Allan Jones, and Maureen O'Sullivan. Like their previous MGM feature A Night at the Opera, this film was a major hit. Hugo Z. Hackenbush is a veterinarian who is hired as chief of staff for the Standish Sanitarium, owned by Judy Standish , at the insistence of her most important patient, the rich Mrs. Upjohn, , who insists on being treated only by Dr. Hackenbush. The Sanitarium has fallen on hard times, and banker J.D. Morgan is attempting to gain control of it. Judy hopes that Mrs. Upjohn will...
|Release date:||June 11, 1937|
|Directed by:||Sam Wood|
|Producer:||Irving Thalberg, Sam Wood, Lawrence Weingarten|
|Editor:||Frank E. Hull|
|Music by:||Bronisław Kaper, Franz Waxman|
|Screenplay by:||Robert Pirosh|