Irving Brecher (January 17, 1914 – November 17, 2008) was a screenwriter who wrote for the Marx Brothers; he was the only writer to get sole credit on a Marx Brothers film including At the Circus in 1939 and Go West in 1940. He was also one of the numerous uncredited writers on the screenplay of 1939's The Wizard of Oz. Some of his other screenplays were Shadow of the Thin Man (1941), Ziegfeld ... more »
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''I'll bet your father spent the first year of your life throwing rocks at the stork.''Irving Brecher, U.S. screenwriter, and Edward Buzzell. J. Cheever Loophole (Groucho Marx), At the Circus, a wisecrack made to Antonio (Chico Marx) (19...
''Let's go somewhere where we can be alone. Ah, there doesn't seem to be anyone on this couch.''Irving Brecher, U.S. screenwriter, and Edward Buzzell. S. Quentin Quale (Groucho Marx), Go West, seducing a love interest (1939).