THE COCOANUTS
1929. A Paramount picture. Monta Bell in charge of production.
Producer: Walter Wanger. Associate producer: James R. Cowan. Directors: Robert Florey and Joseph Santley. Adaptor: Morrie Ryskind. Based
on the musical play + book by: George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind. Music and lyrics: Irving Berlin. Photography: George Folsey. Editing: Barney Rogan. Music director: Frank Tours.
Length: 8,613 feet. 96 minutes. The MCA-TV print is about four minutes shorter than the original release length.

CAST: GROUCHO (Mr. Hammer); HARPO (Harpo); CHICO (Chico); ZEPPO (Jamison); Margaret Dumont (Mrs. Potter); Mary Eaton (Polly Potter); Oscar Shaw (Bob Adams); Kay Francis (Penelope); Cyril Ring (Harvey Yates); Basil Ruysdael (Henessy); Barton MacLane (Bather); Sylvan Lee; Gamby-Hale Ballet Girls; Allan K. Foster Girls.

Shot in spring 1929 at Paramount's Astoria Studios on Long Island. Released in the United States August 3, 1929.
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