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Forgotten Babies (1933)

While the rest of the gang goes fishing, Spanky gets stuck babysitting.

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(as Robert McGowan)
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Cast

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Spanky (as Our Gang)
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Stymie (as Our Gang)
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Tommy (as Our Gang)
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Dorothy (as Our Gang)
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Wheezer (as Our Gang)
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Dickie (as Our Gang)
John 'Uh huh' Collum ...
Uh-huh (as Our Gang)
Bobbie 'Cotton' Beard ...
Cotton (as Our Gang)
Dickie Jackson ...
Our Gang member (as Our Gang)
David Holt ...
Our Gang member (as Our Gang)
Pete the Pup ...
Pete (as Our Gang)
Dickie Hutchins ...
Kid who says 'Remarkable' (as Our Gang)
Tommy McFarland ...
Baby jumping on bed (as Our Gang)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harry Bernard ...
Officer
Estelle Etterre ...
Telephone Operator (as Belle Hare)
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While the rest of the gang goes fishing, Spanky gets stuck babysitting.

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Family | Short | Comedy

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11 March 1933 (USA)  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This short's date of release is like a division or multiplication problem. Multiply day number (11) and March's month number, (3) and they equal 33, the last two digits of year, 1933. See more »

Quotes

Telephone operator: [referring to overheard radio broadcast] Boy, is he beatin' her up!
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Connections

References Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) See more »

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Candy Candy
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Music by Leroy Shield
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Babysittin' With The Little Rascals
30 June 2000 | by (Forest Ranch, CA) – See all my reviews

An OUR GANG Comedy Short.

The Gang coerces Spanky into watching their younger siblings. Caring for these FORGOTTEN BABIES turns out to be quite a chore, leaving the little nipper with no choice but to come up with some ingenious solutions to the baby-sitting problem...

Spanky is in his glory in this hilarious little film, arguably his best. Highlight: Spanky's retelling the plot of the TARZAN movie he's recently seen to the audience of infants. Movie mavens will recognize Billy Gilbert's voice in the radio drama.


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