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Disorder in the Court (1936)

 -  Comedy | Short  -  30 May 1936 (USA)
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The stooges are witnesses at a trial where their friend, a dancer at a nightclub where they are musicians, is accused of murder. The stooges manage to disrupt the proceedings but save the ... See full summary »

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The stooges are witnesses at a trial where their friend, a dancer at a nightclub where they are musicians, is accused of murder. The stooges manage to disrupt the proceedings but save the day when they discover the real murderer's identity. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Disorder in the Courtroom  »

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Much of the witness/bailiff and judge dialogue was actually used in the film Sidewalks of New York (1931) with Buster Keaton and directed by Jules White who directed several of these shorts. See more »

Goofs

The court bailiff opens his mouth early, as Curly launches the bass bow, apparently either in anticipation of Curly launching the bow, or it was a jump in the film. (This is a result of the shot being shown in reverse; the bow was actually in the bailiff's mouth first, then pulled away, then the film was shown in reverse.) See more »

Quotes

Moe: [to Curly] Grab your ear.
[Curly grabs it]
Moe: Come on!
[Moe grabs Curly's arm, and drags him off]
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Push 'em Up
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Dance number during in the courtroom
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Classic comedy!
12 August 2001 | by (Connecticut/Texas) – See all my reviews

This without a doubt,, one of the best - if not the best Stooge shorts ever. The number of laugh-out-loud-till-you-cry scenes in this one 20-min, short is incredible: When Curly takes the stand, when Larry removes the gum, when the Stooges play jax. It's just all funny. Comedy never got as good as the Stooges.

10/10


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