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Back to the Woods (1937)

Not Rated | | Short, Comedy, Western | 14 May 1937 (USA)
A 17th Century English judge orders three miscreants to defend the new British colonies in New England against the Indians.

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Set in colonial times, the stooges are convicted criminals who are banished from England to the American colonies. When they arrive, they find that the colonists are starving because the local Indians won't let them on their hunting grounds. The stooges go hunting any, and after a wild chase, are captured by the Indians. They escape and another wild chase ensues. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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14 May 1937 (USA)  »

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(RCA Victor High Fidelity Sound System)

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Trivia

The first Stooges short to re-use old footage; the canoe scene at the end is from Whoops, I'm an Indian! (1936). See more »

Goofs

At one point when the judge slams his gavel, the top of it accidentally breaks and flies off. Larry Fine can be seen almost starting to laugh as he watches the broken piece land on the floor, before quickly regaining his composure and continuing the scene as normal. See more »

Quotes

Moe: [to Faith] All my life I have been looking for a maid like thee, Toots.
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Featured in Girl 27 (2007) See more »

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Good one!
10 August 2005 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

The Three Stooges has always been some of the many actors that I have loved. I love just about every one of the shorts that they have made. I love all six of the Stooges (Curly, Shemp, Moe, Larry, Joe, and Curly Joe)! All of the shorts are hilarious and also star many other great actors and actresses which a lot of them was in many of the shorts! In My opinion The Three Stooges is some of the greatest actors ever and is the all time funniest comedy team!

This is one of My favorite Three Stooges shorts with Curly! All Appearing in this short are Vernon Dent, Charles Dorety, Bud Jamison, Ethelreda Leopold, Theodore Lorch, Cy Schindell, Blackie Whiteford, Harley Wood, and Bert Young! This one is so hilarious! Curly has a great performance here and in My opinion its one of his best. I strongly recommend this Three Stooges short!


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