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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Pest Man Wins

Pest Man Wins (1951) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard), Emil Sitka, Vernon Dent, Nanette Bordeaux
Pest Man Wins (1951) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard), Emil Sitka, Vernon Dent, Nanette Bordeaux Synopsis of Pest Man Wins The Stooges are pest exterminators who decide to drum up business by planting mice, moths, and ants in an unsuspecting house. They select a...
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For Crimin’ Out Loud

Shemp Howard in For Crimin' Out Loud
For Crimin’ Out Loud (1956) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard), Emil Sitka, Christine McIntyre For Crimin’ Out Loud begins with the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard) being inept criminal forensic scientists, with slapstick coming fast and furious. Oddly, Larry is...
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Scrambled Brains

Shemp playing the piano in Scrambled Brains
Scrambled Brains (1951) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard), Vernon Dent, Emil Sitka In Scrambled Brains, Shemp Howard is recovering from a nervous breakdown in a sanitarium. However, he’s not quite recovered, as he hallucinates that his homely nurse Nora (Babe London) is a beauty....
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Three Pests in a Mess

Three Pests in a Mess, starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard), Vernon Dent, Christine McIntyre
Three Pests in a Mess (1945) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Vernon Dent, Christine McIntyre Synopsis of Three Pests in a Mess The Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) are three inventors trying to a get a patent on their preposterous fly catching invention. When...
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G.I. Wanna Home

Curly, Larry, and Moe in their outdoor 'home'
G.I. Wanna Home (1946) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) G.I. Wanna Home: When Moe, Larry, and Curly are discharged, they go from bunkers to bunk beds upon learning that they now have no home and there are no vacancies to be had anywhere. With...
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From Nurse to Worse

Curly and Moe in Dr. D. Lerious' (Vernon Dent's) office
From Nurse to Worse (1940) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Vernon Dent The Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) are inept painters who run into their old friend Jerry, an insurance salesman (Lynton Brent). Jerry entices them to engage in insurance fraud — he...
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Creeps – the Three Stooges

Creeps (1956) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard)
Creeps (1956) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard) Synopsis of Creeps In Creeps, the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Shemp) tell their three sons (also played by the Stooges) a bedtime story about when they worked as moving men, assigned to the haunted Smorgasbord Castle. All goes...
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Matri-phony

Matri-Phony - Curly battles with a crab
Matri-phony (1942) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard), Vernon Dent, Marjorie Deanne The Three Stooges short film Matri-phony is set in ancient Rome, where the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) are makers of pottery — “the biggest chiselers in Rome” —...
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No Dough Boys

No Dough Boys - Curly, Moe and Larry have some refreshments while they try to figure out what to do in the house of spies
No Dough Boys (1944) starring the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard), Vernon Dent, Christine McIntyre Synopsis of No Dough Boys In No Dough Boys, the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Curly) are dressed up as Japanese soldiers for their job as magazine models. On their lunch...
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