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Half Shot Shooters (1936)

 |  Comedy, Short  |  30 April 1936 (USA)
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The stooges are discharged from the army after WW I, and promptly administer some revenge to their mean sergeant. Years later they wind up in the army again, and of course the same sergeant... See full summary »

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The stooges are discharged from the army after WW I, and promptly administer some revenge to their mean sergeant. Years later they wind up in the army again, and of course the same sergeant is their superior. The sergeant plays various tricks on them, and when the stooges go crazy with a cannon, blowing up a house, a bridge, and a smoke stack, he blows them up. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Production number 225. See more »

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Moe: Republican? Naw, I'm a Democrat.
Curly: Not me, I'm a pedestrian!
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The worst Stooges short.
14 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

Actually, when deciding which short is the worst, you have to choose between HALF-SHOT SHOOTERS and THREE PESTS IN A MESS. It's not fair to see the stooges get killed by a cannon at the end of the film. Not one bit of this short is funny. Don't waste your time.

Grade: F--


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