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1. Dazed and Confused (1993)

R | 102 min | Comedy

7.7
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78 Metascore

The adventures of incoming high school and junior high students on the last day of school, in May of 1976.

Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Jason London, Wiley Wiggins, Matthew McConaughey, Rory Cochrane

2. Finding Nemo (2003)

G | 100 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.2
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90 Metascore

After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.

Writers: Andrew Stanton, Bob Peterson, David Reynolds | Directors: Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich | Stars: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould, Willem Dafoe

3. The Lost Boys (1987)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Horror

7.2
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63 Metascore

After moving to a new town, two brothers are convinced that the area is frequented by vampires.

Writers: Jan Fischer, James Jeremias, Jeffrey Boam | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Dianne Wiest, Barnard Hughes

4. Animal House (1978)

R | 109 min | Comedy

7.6
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82 Metascore

At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those trouble-makers have other plans for him.

Writers: Harold Ramis, Douglas Kenney, Chris Miller | Director: John Landis | Stars: John Belushi, Karen Allen, Tom Hulce, Stephen Furst

5. The Iceman (2012)

R | 106 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.9
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60 Metascore

The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man. When finally arrested in 1986, neither his wife nor daughters have any clue about his real profession.

Writers: Morgan Land, Ariel Vromen, Anthony Bruno, Jim Thebaut | Director: Ariel Vromen | Stars: Michael Shannon, Chris Evans, James Franco, Winona Ryder

6. The Good Shepherd (2006)

R | 167 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.7
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61 Metascore

The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life.

Writer: Eric Roth | Director: Robert De Niro | Stars: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

7. Exodus (1960)

Approved | 208 min | Action, Drama, History

6.8
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The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off loaded on Cyprus. An Intelligence officer ... See full summary »

Writers: Dalton Trumbo, Leon Uris | Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Paul Newman, Eva Marie Saint, Ralph Richardson, Peter Lawford

8. Gomorrah (2008)

Not Rated | 137 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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87 Metascore

An inside look at Italy's modern crime families.

Writers: Roberto Saviano, Maurizio Braucci, Ugo Chiti, Gianni Di Gregorio, Matteo Garrone, Massimo Gaudioso | Director: Matteo Garrone | Stars: Gianfelice Imparato, Salvatore Abruzzese, Toni Servillo, Simone Sacchettino

9. The Holy Mountain (1973)

R | 114 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.8
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This film gives the omniscient view of what social engineering caused by greed has done to the modern world, but shows us how to live and not give in to a material world.

Writer: Alejandro Jodorowsky | Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky | Stars: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, Zamira Saunders, Juan Ferrara

10. Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.8
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28 Metascore

Railroad executive Dagny Taggart and steel mogul Henry Rearden form an alliance to fight the increasingly authoritarian government of the United States.

Writers: Ayn Rand, John Aglialoro, Brian Patrick O'Toole | Director: Paul Johansson | Stars: Taylor Schilling, Grant Bowler, Matthew Marsden, Edi Gathegi

11. American Me (1992)

R | 125 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.2
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66 Metascore

A Mexican-American Mafia kingpin is released from prison, falls in love for the first time, and grows introspective about his gangster lifestyle.

Writers: Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano | Director: Edward James Olmos | Stars: Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Sal Lopez, Vira Montes

12. Ill Manors (2012)

121 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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The lives of four drug dealers, one user and two prostitutes.

Writer: Ben Drew | Director: Ben Drew | Stars: Riz Ahmed, Sliem Ben-Salah, Ed Skrein, Lee Allen

13. The Contender (2000)

R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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59 Metascore

A woman's most intimate secrets come to light as she runs for Vice President.

Writer: Rod Lurie | Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Joan Allen, Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

14. The Skulls (2000)

PG-13 | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.5
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24 Metascore

Luke McNamara, a college senior from a working class background joins a secret elitist college fraternity organization called "The Skulls", in hope of gaining acceptance into Harvard Law ... See full summary »

Writer: John Pogue | Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Joshua Jackson, Paul Walker, Hill Harper, Leslie Bibb

15. The Watcher in the Woods (1980)

PG | 84 min | Family, Horror, Mystery

6.5
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When a family moves to a country home, the young girls experience strange happenings that have a link to an occult event years past.

Writers: Brian Clemens, Florence Engel Randall, Rosemary Anne Sisson, Harry Spalding | Directors: John Hough, Vincent McEveety | Stars: Bette Davis, Lynn-Holly Johnson, Kyle Richards, Carroll Baker

16. Atlas Shrugged II: The Strike (2012)

PG-13 | 111 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.5
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26 Metascore

Railroad owner Dagny Taggart and steel mogul Henry Rearden search desperately for the inventor of a revolutionary motor as the U.S. government continues to spread its control over the national economy.

Writers: Duke Sandefur, Brian Patrick O'Toole, Duncan Scott, Ayn Rand | Director: John Putch | Stars: Samantha Mathis, Jason Beghe, Esai Morales, Patrick Fabian

17. South Central (1992)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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A man is sent to prison for 10 years. Coming out of prison he wants to live a normal life and stop crime but his son has now followed the criminal path of his father.

Writers: Stephen Milburn Anderson, Donald Bakeer | Director: Stephen Milburn Anderson | Stars: Byron Minns, Glenn Plummer, Lexie Bigham, Vincent Craig Dupree

18. Solo (I) (2013)

83 min | Mystery, Thriller

4.6
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A teenage girl is terrorized when she spends two nights alone on a remote island as part of her camp counselor initiation.

Writer: Isaac Cravit | Director: Isaac Cravit | Stars: Annie Clark, Daniel Kash, Richard Clarkin, Steven Love

19. 96 Minutes (2011)

R | 93 min | Drama, Thriller

5.8
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51 Metascore

The story of 4 lives slammed together in a shocking moment. Intercutting between a carjacking and the separate stories of the 4 kids in Atlanta, we watch as they hurtle toward a life-changing end.

Writer: Aimee Lagos | Director: Aimee Lagos | Stars: Brittany Snow, Evan Ross, Sharon Conley, Justin Martin

20. BioShock (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Horror, Mystery

9.3
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In 1960, a lone survivor of a plane crash named Jack discovers an abandoned underwater utopia, only to find out that the mystery behind its creation is much more sinister than he first believed.

Writers: Ken Levine, Susan O'Connor, Emily Ridgway | Director: Paul Hellquist | Stars: John Ahlin, Greg Baldwin, Jane Beller, Susanne Blakeslee

21. Initiation: Silent Night, Deadly Night 4 (1990 Video)

R | 90 min | Horror

3.8
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A reporter investigating the bizarre death of a woman who leaped from a building in flames finds herself mixed up in a cult of witches who are making her part of their sacrificial ceremony during the Christmas season.

Writers: Richard N. Gladstein, Arthur Gorson, Woody Keith, S.J. Smith, Brian Yuzna | Director: Brian Yuzna | Stars: Clint Howard, Neith Hunter, Tommy Hinkley, Hugh Fink

22. The Emerald Forest (1985)

R | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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After the son of engineer Bill Markham is abducted by an aboriginal tribe on the edge of the rain forest, the engineer spends the next 10 years searching for him.

Writer: Rospo Pallenberg | Director: John Boorman | Stars: Powers Boothe, Meg Foster, Yara Vaneau, William Rodriguez

23. Night of the Creeps (1986)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Alien brain parasites, entering humans through the mouth, turn their host into a killing zombie. Some teenagers start to fight against them.

Writer: Fred Dekker | Director: Fred Dekker | Stars: Jason Lively, Tom Atkins, Steve Marshall, Jill Whitlow

24. Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001 Video)

G | 69 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

5.8
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Seeking the freedom to be a wild dog, the son of Lady and the Tramp runs away to join a gang of junkyard dogs.

Writers: Bill Motz, Bob Roth, Tom Rogers, Flip Kobler, Cindy Marcus | Directors: Darrell Rooney, Jeannine Roussel | Stars: Scott Wolf, Alyssa Milano, Chazz Palminteri, Jeff Bennett

25. Society (1989)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Horror

6.5
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Bill is worried that he is 'different' to his sister and parents. They mix with other 'upper class' people while Bill is more down to earth. Even his girlfriend seems a bit odd. All is ... See full summary »

Writers: Rick Fry, Woody Keith | Director: Brian Yuzna | Stars: Billy Warlock, Devin DeVasquez, Evan Richards, Ben Meyerson

26. Palindromes (2004)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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53 Metascore

Aviva is thirteen, awkward and sensitive. Her mother Joyce is warm and loving, as is her father, Steve, a regular guy who does have a fierce temper from time to time. The film revolves around her family, friends and neighbors.

Writer: Todd Solondz | Director: Todd Solondz | Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ellen Barkin, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Matthew Faber

27. Death Tunnel (2005)

R | 97 min | Horror

2.7
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For an initiation stunt, five college women are locked in a Kentucky hospital built in 1910 where 63,000 people died from a disease known as the "white plague". Deep under the hospital is the "Death Tunnel" which once were used to secretly remove the dead from the grounds.

Writers: Christopher Saint Booth, Philip Adrian Booth | Director: Philip Adrian Booth | Stars: Steffany Huckaby, Melanie Lewis, Yolanda Pecoraro, Kristin Novak

28. Hells Angels on Wheels (1967)

Approved | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.1
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At first gas station attendant Poet is happy when the rockers gang "Hell's Angels" finally accepts him. But he's shocked when he learns how brutal they are - not even murder is a taboo to ... See full summary »

Writer: R. Wright Campbell | Director: Richard Rush | Stars: Adam Roarke, Jack Nicholson, Sabrina Scharf, Jana Taylor

29. The Initiation of Sarah (2006 TV Movie)

90 min | Horror, Thriller

5.4
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A college student uses her supernatural powers against a rival sorority house. A remake of the 1978 TV movie.

Writers: Dan Berendsen, Tom Holland, Carol Saraceno, Don Ingalls, Kenette Gfeller | Director: Stuart Gillard | Stars: Mika Boorem, Summer Glau, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Tessa Thompson

30. The Cheerleaders (1973)

R | 84 min | Comedy, Sport

5.5
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A group of cheerleaders from the local high school decide to show their school spirit for their football team by sleeping with the opponents the night before the game so that they can be so worn out the opposition won't be able to play.

Writers: Paul Glickler, Richard Lerner, Tad Richards, Ace Baandige | Director: Paul Glickler | Stars: Stephanie Fondue, Denise Dillaway, Jovita Bush, Brandy Woods

31. Book of Love (1990)

R | 82 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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A friend delivers John Twiller greetings from a long gone high school girlfriend. This makes him open his school's yearbook - his "Book of Love" - and remember the old times, way back in ... See full summary »

Writer: William Kotzwinkle | Director: Robert Shaye | Stars: Chris Young, Keith Coogan, Aeryk Egan, Josie Bissett

32. The Initiation (1984)

R | 97 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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Kelly Fairchild has become a college student and a member of the Delta Ro Kai sorority. During all her life, she has suffered from a nightmare where a man is burning. She meets an assistant... See full summary »

Writer: Charles Pratt Jr. | Director: Larry Stewart | Stars: Vera Miles, Clu Gulager, Daphne Zuniga, James Read

33. The Brotherhood (2001 Video)

85 min | Horror

3.7
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The fraternity "Doma (House of) Tau Omega" has found a key to eternal youth without having to become blood-drinking vampires. Will they be able to recruit Chris, an innocent and perfect newcomer?

Writers: Barry L. Levy, Matthew Jason Walsh | Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Sam Page, Josh Hammond, Bradley Stryker, Elizabeth Bruderman

34. The Skulls II (2002 Video)

R | 99 min | Thriller

4.6
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After a college student is tapped to join the elite secret Skulls fraternity, he witnesses a girl's death and his life starts falling apart.

Writers: John Pogue, Hans Rodionoff, Michele Colucci-Zieger | Director: Joe Chappelle | Stars: Robin Dunne, Nathan West, Ashley Tesoro, Lindy Booth

35. Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)

R | 80 min | Comedy, Horror

4.3
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Sorority Babes worship an Imp that grants deadly wishes.

Writer: Sergei Hasenecz | Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Andras Jones, Linnea Quigley, Robin Stille, Hal Havins

36. Invitation to Hell (1984)

96 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.8
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A family moves to a suburban town only to be coerced into joining a suspicious club.

Writer: Richard Rothstein | Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Robert Urich, Joanna Cassidy, Susan Lucci, Joe Regalbuto

37. The Kiss of the Vampire (1963)

Unrated | 88 min | Horror

6.5
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When car trouble strands a honeymooning couple in a small Southern European village, an aristocratic family in the area reaches out to help them with sinister consequences.

Writer: Anthony Hinds | Director: Don Sharp | Stars: Clifford Evans, Edward de Souza, Noel Willman, Jennifer Daniel

38. Killer Party (1986)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Horror

4.4
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Three gorgeous babes decide to join a sorority, and a whole bunch of horny guys dump bees in the sorority's back yard where a bunch of girls are naked in the outside hot tub so when the ... See full summary »

Writer: Barney Cohen | Director: William Fruet | Stars: Martin Hewitt, Ralph Seymour, Elaine Wilkes, Paul Bartel

39. Men of Respect (1990)

R | 113 min | Drama, Crime, Thriller

5.3
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A hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame on ... See full summary »

Writers: William Reilly, William Shakespeare | Director: William Reilly | Stars: John Turturro, Katherine Borowitz, Dennis Farina, Peter Boyle

40. Black Circle Boys (1997)

R | 101 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

4.9
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All-American Kyle is the newest initiate of the Black Circle Boys, an underworld society of gothic groupies whose primary interests are creating mayhem and studying the Occult. By the time ... See full summary »

Writer: Matthew Carnahan | Director: Matthew Carnahan | Stars: Scott Bairstow, Eric Mabius, Tara Subkoff, Chad Lindberg

41. Men with Guns (II) (1997)

R | 127 min | Drama

7.6
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Humberto Fuentes is a wealthy doctor whose wife has recently died. In spite of the advice of his children, he takes a trip to visit his former students who now work in impoverished villages... See full summary »

Writer: John Sayles | Director: John Sayles | Stars: Federico Luppi, Damián Delgado, Dan Rivera González, Tania Cruz

42. Menor de edad (2013)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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High school student Jen Guilarman lives in misery with her abusive mother and her mom's lesbian lover... See full synopsis »

Writer: Raquel Villavicencio | Director: Joel Lamangan | Stars: Meg Imperial, Ara Mina, Wendell Ramos, Chynna Ortaleza

43. Buried Alive (2007)

94 min | Horror

4.0
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A college prank at an abandoned house accidentally awakens a frightening spirit.

Writer: Art Monterastelli | Director: Robert Kurtzman | Stars: Terence Jay, Leah Rachel, Steve Sandvoss, Erin Reese

44. Follow the River (1995 TV Movie)

PG | 91 min | Adventure, Drama

6.7
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An "inspirational" saga of a pioneer woman who is abducted by Shawnee indians.

Writers: James Alexander Thom, Jennifer Miller | Director: Martin Davidson | Stars: Sheryl Lee, Ellen Burstyn, Eric Schweig, Tim Guinee

45. Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)

PG | 110 min | Drama

7.1
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Family jealousies. His mother dead, PS lives in Sydney with working-class Aunt Lily and Uncle George. When he's six or eight, his posh Aunt Vanessa descends from England. Named a ... See full summary »

Writers: Sumner Locke Elliott, Michael Jenkins | Director: Carl Schultz | Stars: Wendy Hughes, Robyn Nevin, Nicholas Gledhill, John Hargreaves

46. Sisters of Death (1976)

PG | 87 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.4
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During an all-girl secret society initiation, one of the new members is killed playing Russian Roulette. Many years later the survivors are invited for a reunion to a lavish estate, which ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Arnold, Elwyn Richards | Director: Joe Mazzuca | Stars: Arthur Franz, Claudia Jennings, Cheri Howell, Sherry Boucher

47. Inugami (2001)

106 min | Drama, Thriller, Fantasy

6.2
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Akira, a teacher from Tokyo, has just arrived in a small rural town to begin his new job. Soon after arriving, he meets, and begins to fall for, Miki, a papermaker and part of a large and ... See full summary »

Writers: Masako Bando, Masato Harada | Director: Masato Harada | Stars: Yûki Amami, Atsurô Watabe, Eugene Harada, Shiho Fujimura

48. The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (1978)

108 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.4
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The true story of a part aboriginal man who finds the pressure of adapting to white culture intolerable, and as a result snaps in a violent and horrific manner.

Writers: Fred Schepisi, Thomas Keneally | Director: Fred Schepisi | Stars: Freddy Reynolds, Angela Punch McGregor, Tommy Lewis, Ray Barrett

49. The Initiation of Sarah (1978 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 96 min | Horror, Thriller

5.8
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A withdrawn young girl joins an unpopular sorority in college. It turns out she has psychic and telekinetic powers, and she uses them against a rival sorority.

Writers: Don Ingalls, Carol Saraceno, Kenette Gfeller, Tom Holland | Director: Robert Day | Stars: Kay Lenz, Shelley Winters, Tony Bill, Kathryn Grant

50. Woman Haters (1934)

Approved | 21 min | Comedy, Musical, Short

6.9
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The stooges join the "Women Haters" club and vow to have nothing to do with the fair sex. Larry marries a girl anyway and attempts to hide the fact from Moe and Curly as they take a train ... See full summary »

Writer: Jerome S. Gottler | Director: Archie Gottler | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Marjorie White