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Bear Shooters -- In this Our Gang classic, the Gang head off on a camping trip in some nearby woods, hoping to get in some bear hunting on the side. Unfortunately, the Gang has decided to set up camp near a bootlegger's camp and he doesn't like the company. Hoping to scare the kids away with a gorilla costume he has, the bootlegger ends up becoming the object of the Gang's hunt.


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Release Date:
17 May 1930 (USA) See more »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Norman 'Chubby' Chaney ... Chubby (as Hal Roach's Rascals)

Jackie Cooper ... Jackie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Allen 'Farina' Hoskins ... Farina
Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins ... Wheezer
Mary Ann Jackson ... Mary Ann
Pete the Dog ... Pete
Leon Janney ... Donald 'Spud'
Charlie Hall ... Charlie (the other bootlegger)
Fay Holderness ... Spud's Mother
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Gemora ... Gorilla
Bob Kortman ... Bob, bootlegger #1

Directed by
Robert F. McGowan  (as Robert McGowan)
Produced by
Robert F. McGowan .... producer (as Robert McGowan)
Hal Roach .... producer (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Len Powers 
Film Editing by
Richard C. Currier  (as Richard Currier)
Art Department
C.E. Christensen .... construction supervisor
Sound Department
Elmer Raguse .... sound recording engineer
Visual Effects by
Roy Seawright .... optical effects (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Stax Graves .... still photographer
Music Department
William Axt .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Victor Herbert .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Nathaniel Shilkret .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
J.S. Zamecnik .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Other crew
Charles Levin .... laboratory supervisor
Harry Lucenay .... animal trainer
Hal Roach .... presenter
H.M. Walker .... story editor
Crew believed to be complete

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20 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

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Mary Ann:Chubby, will you grease Wheezer for me?
Chubby:Sure, you want me to change his oil too?
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Goin' Camping With The Little Rascals, 20 June 2000
Author: Ron Oliver ( from Forest Ranch, CA

An OUR GANG Comedy Short.

Wanting to become BEAR SHOOTERS, the Gang goes camping. Unfortunately, they settle on a spot occupied by a criminal hideout...

A very funny little film. Highlights: the `gorilla'; Chubby's limburger cheese. How would you like to grease Wheezer?

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