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A Pain in the Pullman (1936)

Approved | | Comedy, Short | 27 June 1936 (USA)
The stooges are small time actors traveling by train to an engagement. Along with their pet monkey, they manage to spoil the trip for quite a few of the other passengers including the ... See full summary »

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The stooges are small time actors traveling by train to an engagement. Along with their pet monkey, they manage to spoil the trip for quite a few of the other passengers including the conductor and a big movie star. Eventually their antics get out of hand and they are literally tossed off the train. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Actor Bobby Burns and actress Hilda Title are called by their real names as they are boarding the train. See more »

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During the scene when the Stooges are eating crab, Moe visibly has an uneasy look on his face often, probably because he didn't feel comfortable doing the scene. Moe, in real life, had a dislike of eating shellfish. See more »

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Paul Pain: I'm Paul Pain, the heart throb of millions!
Larry: What's a heart throb?
Curly: A pain in the neck! Nyuk nyuk nyuk!
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25 February 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Pain the the Pullman, A (1936)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

The Three stooges board a train heading for a new job but their pet monkey causes all sorts of trouble. Once again, this short is pretty good but there are still plenty of misses in the joke department. The best moment is when the boys are trying to get into their bed but it's up to high so they have a little trouble. The monkey also gets a few nice laughs.

Now available on Columbia's 2-disc set, which features over 20 shorts, all digitally remastered and looking better than ever.


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