Flywheel, Shyster And Flywheel

The adventures of a shady lawyer and his shadier assistant in this recreation of the lost 1930's Marx Brothers radio show.

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The adventures of a shady lawyer and his shadier assistant in this recreation of the original 1930s Marx Brothers radio show.

Episode 6 of 6.

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Shady lawyer Flywheel hunts for a Rembrandt.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

With Michael Roberts.

From June 1990.

Recorded on 1991-07-31

Private eye Flywheel goes on the trail of a missing Rembrandt in this re-creation of the Marx Brothers' radio show.

Flywheel and Ravelli search for a stolen Rembrandt.

Episodes 1, 4, and 17 with material common to Animal Crackers.

'Private Eye' Flywheel goes on the trail of a missing Rembrandt.

'Private Eye' Flywheel goes on the trail of a missing Rembrandt in this re-creation of a classic Marx Brothers radio show.

The adventures of a shady lawyer and a missing painting, as The Marx Brothers radio show is recreated.

Starring Michael Roberts.

Episode 1 of 6.

Shady lawyer Flywheel looks after a Rembrandt.

Shady lawyer Flywheel looks after a Rembrandt. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Flywheel looks after a Rembrandt. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1990.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant Ravelli get themselves hired to guard a Rembrandt painting.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1990.

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Flywheel and Ravelli go into show business.

Flywheel goes into the theatre business and ends up 'improving' Shakespeare.

Episode 14, with Lydia from At the Circus.

The adventures of a shady lawyer and his shadier assistant, as The Marx Brothers radio show is recreated.

Stars Michael Roberts.

Shady lawyer Flywheel goes into showbusiness.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Flywheel goes into showbusiness. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Flywheel goes into showbiz, taking over running of the theatre company.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1990.

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Ravelli is kidnapped by gangsters and Flywheel tries to both defend and prosecute his kidnappers.

16'50" in - Includes song "I Love You" sung by a "noted tenor" and Ravelli (3'00")

Episodes 1, and 12, with a song from Horse Feathers.

The shady lawyer's assistant gets kidnapped.

With Michael Roberts.

From June 1990.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

The shady lawyer's assistant gets kidnapped. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

The shady lawyer's assistant gets kidnapped. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1990.

Flywheel's assistant Ravelli gets kidnapped, but will the shady lawyer pay the ransom?

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1990.

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The Marx Brothers live again thanks to a clever impersonation and rediscovered scripts.

Will a missing dog be found?

Flywheel and Ravelli search for a lost pekingese.

13'54" in - 'Show Me a Rose' sung by Flywheel (2'44")

Episodes 3, and 9.

Will a missing dog be found? Will the telephone bill get paid?

Will a missing dog be found? Will the telephone bill get paid? The Marx Brothers radio show recreated, starring Michael Roberts.

The shady lawyer searches for a lost pekingese.

With Michael Roberts.

From June 1990.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

The shady lawyer searches for a lost pekingese. With Michael Roberts. From June 1990.

The shady lawyer searches for a lost pekingese. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1990.

The shady lawyer searches for a lost pekingese. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

It's a dog's life for shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel when a Pekingese goes missing.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1990.

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A wealthy woman wants Flywheel to help her with her taxes and he persuades her to buy a prizefighter.

15'24" in - Ravelli plays and sings 'Monkey Doodle Do' (2'26")

Episode 10 with song from Cocoanuts.

Can Ravelli be trusted to swing the outcome of a prize fight?

The shady lawyer tries to swing a prize fight.

The shady lawyer tries to swing a prize fight. From June 1990.

The shady lawyer tries to swing a prize fight. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1990.

The shady lawyer tries to swing a prize fight. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel tries to swing a prize fight.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1990.

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Judgement day dawns for the shady lawyer. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Judgement day dawns for the shady lawyer, Waldorf T Flywheel.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1990.

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Flywheel stands for judge, but his methods are hardly judicial.

Episode 5, 6, and 16 with song from Horse Feathers.

18'12" in - Flywheel sings 'I'm Against It' (1'27")

It's judgement day for the shady lawyer - and his new boss.

Starring Michael Roberts.

The Marx Brothers radio show recreated, starring Michael Roberts.

Judgement day dawns for the shady lawyer.

Stars Michael Roberts.

From July 1990.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Judgement day dawns for the shady lawyer. Stars Michael Roberts. From July 1990.

Judgement day dawns for the shady lawyer. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Judgement day dawns for the shady lawyer. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. Stars Michael Roberts. From July 1990.

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Recorded on 1991-07-31.

Ravelli's been chasing ambulances, and Flywheel's a doctor.

The shady lawyer needs patients - as a doctor.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Stars Michael Roberts.

From May 1991.

The shady lawyer needs patients - as a doctor. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

The shady lawyer needs patients - as a doctor. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. Stars Michael Roberts. From May 1991.

Shady lawyer, Waldorf T Flywheel needs patients - in his latest scam as a doctor.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1991.

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Episode 13.

The crooked lawyer must become a farmer to prove his worth.

The shady lawyer turns farmer for a wealthy Uncle.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated

With Michael Roberts.

From May 1991.

The shady lawyer turns farmer for a wealthy uncle. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated

The shady lawyer turns farmer for a wealthy uncle. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From May 1991.

Shady lawyer, Waldorf T Flywheel turns farmer for a wealthy Uncle.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1991.

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Ravelli's been telling fibs and has landed himself in Sing-Sing.

Can Flywheel save the day, and will they ever pay the rent?

Recorded on 1991-07-31.

With his assistant in jail, can the crooked lawyer save him? Starring Michael Roberts.

With his assistant in jail, can the crooked lawyer save him? The Marx Brothers radio show recreated, starring Michael Roberts.

Can the crooked lawyer free his jailed assistant? The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

With Michael Roberts.

From May 1991.

Can the crooked lawyer free his jailed assistant? The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From May 1991.

Can crooked lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel free his jailed assistant Ravelli?

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1991.

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The adventures of a shady lawyer and his shadier assistant in this re-creation of the original 1930s Marx Brothers radio show.

Recorded on 1991-07-31.

The shady lawyer takes charge of a struggling department store.

The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

Stars Michael Roberts.

The shady lawyer runs a broke department store.

With Michael Roberts.

From June 1991.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

The shady lawyer runs a broke department store. With Michael Roberts. From June 1991.

The shady lawyer runs a broke department store. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1991.

The shady lawyer runs a broke department store. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Can shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel save a struggling department store from closure?

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1991.

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When a millionaire walks in, Flywheel and Ravelli dream of riches and a house on Long Island.

But is all it appears to be?

Recorded on 1991-07-31.

When a millionaire walks into the office, the duo dream of riches.

Is all what it seems?

When a millionaire walks into the office, the dodgy duo dream of riches.

But is all what it seems? The Marx Brothers recreated.

The shady lawyer tries fleecing a millionaire.

With Michael Roberts.

From June 1991.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

The shady lawyer tries fleecing a millionaire. With Michael Roberts. From June 1991.

The shady lawyer tries fleecing a millionaire. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1991.

The shady lawyer tries fleecing a millionaire. The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel tries to bamboozle a millionaire.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1991.

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The shady lawyer makes a movie in Hollywood. The Marx Brothers radio shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel heads to Hollywood and makes a movie.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1991.

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The shady lawyer heads to Hollywood and ends up making a movie.

Stars Michael Roberts.

The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

The shady lawyer makes a movie in Hollywood.

With Michael Roberts.

From June 1991.

The shady lawyer makes a movie in Hollywood. With Michael Roberts. From June 1991.

The shady lawyer makes a movie in Hollywood. The Marx Brothers radio shows recreated. With Michael Roberts. From June 1991.

The shady lawyer makes a movie in Hollywood. The Marx Brothers radio shows recreated.

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Episode 24.

The shady lawyer stays in a haunted mansion.

With guest Spike Milligan.

From July 1992.

The shady lawyer stays in a haunted mansion. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

The shady lawyer stays in a haunted mansion. With guest Spike Milligan. From July 1992.

The shady lawyer stays in a haunted mansion. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated. With guest Spike Milligan. From July 1992.

The shady lawyer stays in a haunted mansion. The Marx Brothers radio shows recreated. With guest Spike Milligan. From July 1992.

The shady lawyer stays in a haunted mansion. The Marx Brothers radio shows recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel stays in a haunted mansion. With guest star Spike Milligan as The Mayor of Witchfield.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli.

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Dick Vosburgh.

Written by Nat Perrin and Arthur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1992.

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Episode 11 and new material.

The Laughing Hyena is on the loose - and after Ravelli and Flywheel.

An escaped murderer is after the shady lawyer.

With Michael Roberts.

From July 1992.

The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

An escaped murderer is after the shady lawyer. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

An escaped murderer is after the shady lawyer. With Michael Roberts. From July 1992.

An escaped murderer is after the shady lawyer. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated. With Michael Roberts. From July 1992.

An escaped murderer is after the shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli.

With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1992.

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Episode 20.

The adventures of a shady lawyer in this recreation of the 1930's Marx Brothers radio show, with guest star Spike Milligan.

The shady lawyer starts a bus tour of New York.

With Spike Milligan.

From July 1992.

The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

The shady lawyer starts a bus tour of New York. With Spike Milligan. From July 1992.

The shady lawyer starts a bus tour of New York. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated. With Spike Milligan. From July 1992.

The shady lawyer starts a bus tour of New York. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel starts a bus tour of New York.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli. With Lorelei King and Graham Hoadly.

Special guest stars Spike Milligan and Dick Vosburgh.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1992.

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Episode 22.

Classic thirties-style comedy from the Marx Brothers, as Flywheel goes to Chicago to take on the role of newspaper editor.

The adventures of a shady lawyer and his shadier assistant in this recreation of the original 1930s Marx Brothers radio show.

Classic 30-style comedy from the Marx Brothers, as Flywheel goes to Chicago to take on the role of newspaper editor.

The shady lawyer edits a newspaper in Chicago.

Stars Michael Roberts.

From August 1992.

The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

The shady lawyer edits a newspaper in Chicago. Stars Michael Roberts. From August 1992.

The shady lawyer edits a newspaper in Chicago. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated. Stars Michael Roberts. From August 1992.

The shady lawyer edits a newspaper in Chicago. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel edits a newspaper in Chicago.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli. With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1992.

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Episode 18.

Ravelli and Flywheel find themselves dealing with an angry crowd when they attempt to boost the fortunes of an amusement arcade.

The shady lawyer takes on an amusement arcade. From August 1992.

The shady lawyer takes on an amusement arcade. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated. Stars Michael Roberts. From August 1992.

The shady lawyer takes on an amusement arcade. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated.

Shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel takes on an amusement arcade.

Recreation of the Marx Brothers' lost shows charting the adventures of shady lawyer Waldorf T Flywheel and his assistant, Emmanuel Ravelli. Originally broadcast with sponsors on America's NBC radio network in the 1930s. The scripts were rediscovered in 1988.

Starring Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx as Waldorf T Flywheel and Frank Lazarus as Chico Marx as Emmanuel Ravelli. With Lorelei King, Graham Hoadly and Vincent Marzello.

Written by Nat Perrin and Athur Sheekman. Adapted by Mark Brisenden.

Music arranged and conducted by David Firman.

Producer: Dirk Maggs

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1992.

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The shady lawyer is collecting for 'charity'. The Marx Brothers radio show recreated. Stars Michael Roberts. From August 1992.

The shady lawyer is collecting for 'charity'. Stars Michael Roberts. From August 1992.

Episode 5.

It's Christmas Day and for Flywheel and Ravelli charity begins at home.

With Michael Roberts, Frank Lazarus and Lorelei King.