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Merry Mavericks

Merry Mavericks - the Three Stooges - Larry Fine, Moe Howard, Shemp Howard
Merry Mavericks (1951) starring the Three Stooges – Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard, Emil Sitka Synopsis of Merry Mavericks A remake of The Curly Howard-era short film, Phony Express. Set in the American Old West, the Three Stooges are mistaken for lawmen, and manage to actually capture...
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Brideless Groom

Brideless Groom - colorized - Emil Sitka - hold hands, you lovebirds
“Brideless Groom” (1947) – Moe, Larry, Shemp Synopsis of Brideless Groom To inherit a fortune, voice teacher Shemp must marry before six o’clock, but no girl will accept his proposal. Finally one of his repulsive students agrees to marry him, just in the nick of time. When the rest of the...
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Gypped in the Penthouse

Gypped in the Penthouse - Moe, Larry and Shemp - and the gold digger
Review of the Three Stooges short film Gypped in the Penthouse (1955) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard Synopsis of Gypped in the Penthouse In a return to the Woman Hater’s club, Shemp and Larry both relate the story to how they were driven to the club by their encounters with a gold digger...
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Blunder Boys

Three Stooges short film Blunder Boys (1955) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Three Stooges short film Blunder Boys (1955) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard Synopsis of Blunder Boys In a parody of then then-popular Dragnet series, Moe, Larry and Shemp play the role of inept detectives, who after serving in the war go to college where they are inept students studying criminology, and after graduating (with the lowest possible...
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A Gem of a Jam

A Gem of a Jam - Moe and Larry give Curly an x-ray exam
A Gem of a Jam (1943) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Dudley Dickerson A Gem of a Jam (1943) is, simply put, a flawed gem. It begins very well, with the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) in white coats, discussing their “diagnosis”.  Which...
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Dizzy Doctors

Dizzy Doctors - the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Curly) become Brighto salesmen
Dizzy Doctors (1937) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard The Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard) are asleep in bed at noon until they’re awakened by their wives, who demand that they find jobs. The boys soon stumble on company president Dr. Bright (Frank Mills),...
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Flying Saucer Daffy

Flying Saucer Daffy - Joe takes a photo
Flying Saucer Daffy starring the Three Stooges – Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Joe Besser (1958) Flying Saucer Daffy is the final Three Stooges short film ever produced, starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, and Joe Besser.  Joe was the least popular of the ‘third Stooge’ for several reasons, including the fact...
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A Ducking They Did Go

A Ducking They Did Go - Larry, Moe, Curly sell memberships to a duck club
A Ducking They Did Go (1939) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Bud Jamison A Ducking They Did Go is one of the Three Stooges classic short films, where Moe, Larry and Curly are are on the run from the law – after trying to steal watermelons off a truck. Looking for cover, they dash into an...
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Cactus Makes Perfect

Cactus Makes Perfect - Larry, Curly, Moe - I shoot an arrow into the air
Cactus Makes Perfect (1942) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Vernon Dent Synopsis of Cactus Makes Perfect Cactus Makes Perfect is an above-average Western short film starring the Three Stooges – Moe Howard, Larry Fine and Curly Howard.  After a hilarious “morning routine”, the Stooges’ mother throws them out of the house to make their way in the world.  The...
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Fright Night

Fright Night - the Three Stooges think about how to make Chopper lose
Fright Night (1947) starring Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard Fright Night begins with the Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, and Shemp) managing a boxer named “Chopper” Kane (Dick Wessel) — who can charitably be described as unmotivated. In an effort to get Chopper into shape, the Stooges demonstrate...
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