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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Goofs on the Loose [DVD collection]

Columbia Pictures presents The Three Stooges - Goofs on the Loose - Men in Black - The Sitter Downers - Punch Drunks - Playing the Ponies - starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard
Editorial review of The Three Stooges – Goofs on the Loose, courtesy of Amazon.com Goofs on the Loose is a four-pack of mid-’30s Three Stooges shorts, with enough concentrated nyuk-nyuks to satisfy fans. Two of the shorts are from their first year with Columbia, 1934. ”Men in Black”...
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Stooges on the Run [DVD collection]

Stooges on the Run is a colorized DVD of 4 of the Three Stooges short films, starring Moe, Larry and Curly
The good news is that Stooges on the Run is a collection of four of the Three Stooges shorts, all featuring Curly (as well as Moe and Larry, of course).  The other good news is that the films have been digitally restored, and colorized as well (the DVD...
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Three Hams on Rye

Three Hams on Rye - the Three Stooges - lobby card
Three Hams on Rye (1950) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard), Emil Sitka, Christine McIntyre In Three Hams on Rye, Moe, Larry and Shemp are stagehands who aspire to be stars on stage …  But after failing at keeping a nasty critic out of...
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Hapless Half-Wits [Three Stooges]

Columbia Pictures presents The Three Stooges in Hapless Half-Wits - includes 2 Shemp classics - color and black and white - Beer Barrel Polecats - I'll Never Heil Again - Dopey Dicks - Brideless Grooms - starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Shemp Howard
Hapless Half-Wits is a compilation of four Three Stooges short films, both in very nicely restored black & white as well as in colorized versions.  The only problem with this compilation is that several of them have been released before—if you already have one or more of them, then don’t bother. ...
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Back from the Front

Back from the Front (1943) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard)
Back from the Front (1943) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) Synopsis of Back from the Front Back from the Front is a patriotic Three Stooges short film, set during World War II. After merchant mariners Moe, Larry and Curly mistake a torpedo for...
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Punchy Cowpunchers [Three Stooges]

Punchy Cowpunchers (1950) title card, starring the Three Stooges - Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Punchy Cowpunchers (1950) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard), Christine McIntyre, Kenneth MacDonald, Vernon Dent, Emil Sitka Synopsis In Punchy Cowpunchers, the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Shemp) are cavalrymen sent out west to capture the Killer Dillon’s gang. A very funny short, with a very...
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Cookoo Cavaliers, starring the Three Stooges

In Cookoo Cavaliers, the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Curly) go from inept fish vendors to inept beauty salon owners - who ruin the hair of 4 señorirtas!
Cookoo Cavaliers (1940) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) Synopsis In Cookoo Cavaliers, the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Curly) go from inept fish vendors to inept beauty salon owners – who ruin the hair of 4 beautiful señoritas! And then have to run for...
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I Can Hardly Wait

I Can Hardly Wait (1943) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard)
I Can Hardly Wait (1943) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) Synopsis of I Can Hardly Wait In I Can Hardly Wait, after making a meal with rationed food during World War II, Curly breaks a tooth. The bulk of the short deals with...
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Rhythm and Weep

Rhythm and Weep (1946) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard)
Rhythm and Weep (1946) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) Synopsis of Rhythm and Weep In Rhythm & Weep we find the Three Stooges are about to commit suicide after being repeated failures as comedy actors. They go to the rooftop of a building...
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