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Hook and Ladder (1932)

 -  Family | Comedy | Short  -  27 August 1932 (USA)
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The gang, while playing firemen, come upon a real fire.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Sherwood Bailey ...
Spud (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard ...
Stymie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Dorothy DeBorba ...
Dorothy (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Kendall McComas ...
Breezy (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
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Spanky (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
...
Dickie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Pete the Pup ...
Pete (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Buddy McDonald ...
Speck (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Harold 'Bouncy' Wertz ...
Bouncy (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gene Morgan ...
Fireman
Don Sandstrom ...
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The gang, while playing firemen, come upon a real fire.

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Family | Comedy | Short

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(Western Electric Sound System)
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Quotes

Stymie: [Careening downhill in makeshift fire engine]
  • I don't know where we goin', but we're on our way.



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Referenced in The Little Rascals (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Little Dancing Girl
(uncredited)
Music by Leroy Shield
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Fightin' Fires With The Little Rascals
26 April 2000 | by (Forest Ranch, CA) – See all my reviews

To help out their city during a shortage of fire fighters, the Rascals have developed their own HOOK AND LADDER company. Converting an old barn into a firehouse, and using a motley assortment of wagons & vehicles, they are vigilant and alert to respond instantly to an alarm - if `Cheef' Dickie can get the pants on little brother Spanky. But when a warehouse full of dynamite begins to burn, and the Gang are the first on the scene, things really begin to heat up...

A very funny little film. The Rascals' fire fighting amenities, in the best tradition of Rube Goldberg, are a delight - as is Spanky & his medicine oil tribulations.


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