Introduction to the Three Stooges

Dizzy Pilots - publicity photo showing Curly, Moe and Larry trying to start the engine of their experimental plane, The Buzzard
History of the Three Stooges The Three Stooges are a trio of the greatest slapstick movie clowns of the 20th century. Curiously, they are a trio composed of six people — the initial Three Stooges trio in the movies were Moe, Larry and Curly, later Moe, Larry and Shemp, followed by Moe, Larry and Joe, and finally Moe, Larry...
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The Ghost Talks [Three Stooges]

The Ghost Talks movie poster
The Ghost Talks (1949) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard Synopsis of The Ghost Talks In The Ghost Talks, Moe, Larry and Shemp are furniture movers who try to move the armor haunted by the ghost of Peeping Tom.
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Pardon My Backfire [Three Stooges]

Pardon My Backfire (1953) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard, Benny Rubin
Pardon My Backfire (1953) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard, Benny Rubin In Pardon My Backfire, bank robbers go to the Three Stooges’ auto shop to repair their get-away car. Then, the Stooges hear a radio broadcast about the hold-up & suspect their new customers.
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Self-Made Maids [Three Stooges]

Self-Made Maids - Three Stooges title card
Self-Made Maids (1950) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard) It’s safe to say that Self-Made Maids is one of the more unusual Three Stooges short films — Moe, Larry and Shemp play all of the roles in the film. The film begins with the...
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Rusty Romeos

Joe Besser spanking Connie Cezon, after shooting her posterior full of tacks, in Rusty Romeos
Rusty Romeos (1957) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Joe Besser), Connie Cezon In Rusty Romeos, the Three Stooges are all engaged to the same gold-digger. She plans to get engagement rings from each, and abandon them. This leads to a fight, until Joe gets his...
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Bedlam in Paradise [Three Stooges]

Philip van Zandt also tries leading Moe and Larry astray on Earth as Mr. Heller.
Bedlam in Paradise (1955) starring the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Shemp), Philip van Zandt, Vernon Dent Bedlam in Paradise is a remake of Heavenly Daze. It’s one of the few remakes that’€™s superior to the original. The basic plot is the same: Shemp dreams that he’s died. Moe and...
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