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Beer and Pretzels (1933)

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Ted Healy and the 3 Stooges are fired and evicted from a theatre because Ted is annoys women working there. They then get jobs as waiters at a night club. Chaos leads to destruction of the business. At the end, Ted pursues another woman.

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Ted Healy ...
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Moe (as Howard)
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Larry (as Fine)
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Curly (as Howard)
Bonnie Bonnell ...
Bonny Latour (as Bonny)
The Three Ambassadors ...
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A vaudeville show is playing, but the bottom billed act of Heely, Heely, Heely & Heely (who have the first names Ted, Larry, Curly & Moe) have just been fired because Ted has been fooling around with girls telling them he can get them into show business, which in turn always gets him into trouble. Their next job is as waiters in a restaurant that has a floor show. Since they end up not being very adept waiters which causes much havoc amongst themselves and with the customers, they may as well sit back, eat the food, watch and enjoy (sort of) the floor show and in turn take over the floor show, much to the restaurant manager's chagrin. But the havoc continues and Ted has a fitting conclusion to his problems. Written by Huggo

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26 August 1933 (USA)  »

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Beer Gardens  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The three singing waiters, Martin Sperzel, Al Teeter and "Smiling" Jack Smith, were known as the Three Ambassadors. They sang together from 1930 - 1939. Smith, the tall one, went on to have a long solo career. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Conan: Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Humor Truck (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Steins On The Table
Music by Al Goodhart
Lyrics by Gus Kahn
Performed by Bonnie Bonnell, Jack Smith, Martin Sperzel and an unidentified tap dance trio
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HORRIBLE
9 June 2003 | by (Walla Walla, WA) – See all my reviews

Man this movie short is so bad that even a Joe Besser short with the Three Stooges is much better than this except maybe the horrible Besser shorts, I just don't want to imagine if this was the first Three Stooges film I've ever watched, stay away unless if you're a hardcore stooge fan. 1.5/10


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