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Men in Black (1934)

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The stooges become doctors at a large hospital where they disrupt patients and staff alike.

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(as Raymond McCarey)

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Dr. Moe Howard (as Moe)
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Dr. Larry Fine (as Larry)
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Dr. Curley Howard (as Curley)
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Storyline

The stooges are three doctors who graduated medical school by being in it for too many years. They come across such problems as an overly chirpy nurse, a mental patient, and a combination to a safe swallowed by the hospital superintendent in the course of their attempt to get through the day. Written by &view=simple&sort=alpha" >Mike "Nelson" <dagger@tiac.net>

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A TONIC for the "BLUES"!

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Comedy | Short

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Release Date:

28 September 1934 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

As Coisas estão Pretas  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Curly Howard's famous line "Woo-woo-woo-woo" was used when he forgot his lines, but soon became a standard. See more »

Goofs

In one scene, a janitor is repairing the broken glass in a door. The Stooges come running to it and the janitor smashes the glass and the Stooges jump through the opening. However, when the Stooges are in the office, they are shown opening and closing a door with no broken glass. See more »

Quotes

Tiny Patient: Say, doctor, do you really think I'm gonna get better?
Dr. Moe Howard: I'm very sorry, but I'm afraid you are.
Tiny Patient: Oh, thanks, doctor. You don't know how I really appreciate it.
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Nice Three Stooges short
13 March 2004 | by (The Hague, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Directed by the younger brother of great director Leo McCarey this is a pretty good short from the Three Stooges, nominated for an Academy Award. Here the stooges are doctors named doctor Howard, doctor Fine and doctor Howard. They are not the brightest doctors but they get the benefit of the doubt as long as they handle for duty and humanity.

I liked this short. It is not one of their best but some moments are hilarious though. One joke that is repeated more than once works every time. The part where they must operate the hospital's boss is terrific. To say more would spoil some of the jokes, so you must see it for yourself. Just another fine short from the Three Stooges.


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