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Writers:
Albert Ray (screenplay)
Charlie Melson (story)
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Release Date:
19 March 1937 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
The stooges get a job selling "Brighto", what they think is cleaning fluid. After ruining a cop's uniform and a new car... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Bright-o comedy featuring the Stooges See more (8 total) »

Cast

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Curly Howard ... Curly (as Curly)

Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)

Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Earle D. Bunn ... Man in Overturned Truck (uncredited)
Bobby Burns ... Man in Wheelchair (uncredited)
Chuck Callahan ... Patient in Operating Room (uncredited)
Louise Carver ... Lady By Car (uncredited)
Casey Colombo ... Patient at Bottom of Pile (uncredited)
Lew Davis ... Driver Who Gives Curly a Ride (uncredited)
Vernon Dent ... Dr. Harry Arms (uncredited)
Charles Dorety ... Orderly in Corridor (uncredited)
June Gittelson ... Moe's Wife (uncredited)
George Gray ... Onlooker by Drugstore (uncredited)
A.R. Haysel ... Dandruff Patient (uncredited)
Sol Horowitz ... Onlooker with Glasses and Moustache (at 17:04 - etc) (uncredited)
William Irving ... Surgeon (uncredited)
Bud Jamison ... Policeman (uncredited)
Johnny Kascier ... Orderly on Right in Hallway (uncredited)
Ione Leslie ... Curly's Wife (uncredited)
Jack 'Tiny' Lipson ... Shoeshine Victim (uncredited)
Wilfred Lucas ... Patient (uncredited)
Sam Lufkin ... Dr. Arms Older Assistant (uncredited)
Ella McKenzie ... Desk Nurse (uncredited)
Robert McKenzie ... Doctor Bright (uncredited)
Betty McMahon ... Doctor Bright's Secretary (uncredited)
Gertrude Messinger ... Nurse in Corridor (uncredited)
Frank Mills ... Sleeping Patient (uncredited)
James C. Morton ... Man on Street (uncredited)
Horace Murphy ... Dr. Bright (uncredited)
Eva Murray ... Larry's Wife (uncredited)
Cy Schindell ... Dr. Arm's Assistant (uncredited)
Al Thompson ... Second Surgeon (uncredited)
Harley Wood ... Patient Nurse (uncredited)
Bert Young ... Traffic Cop run over by Stooges (uncredited)

Directed by
Del Lord 
 
Writing credits
Albert Ray (screenplay) (as Al Ray)

Charlie Melson (story)

Produced by
Jules White .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Benjamin H. Kline  (as Benjamin Kline)
 
Film Editing by
Charles Nelson 
 
Music Department
Louis Silvers .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
USA:20 min
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Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Ella McKenzie, the actress seen briefly as the desk nurse at the microphone, was not only the real-life daughter of Bob and Eva McKenzie (who, among other roles, played the Stooges' parents in 'The Yoke's on Me'), but was also wed to comic actor Billie Gilbert ('What you try to make for me--a fruit salad!?' in 'Pardon My Scotch") in 1937, the year 'Dizzy Doctors' was filmed.See more »
Quotes:
Curly:A guy wants to know what to do for inflammation.
Moe:Why call us? Tell him to dial Inflammation!
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Movie Connections:
Edited into From Nurse to Worse (1940)See more »

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5 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Bright-o comedy featuring the Stooges, 30 June 2003
Author: jimtinder from US

The Stooges are ordered by their wives to find jobs or never darken the house again. Fortunately for them, they have awakened bright and early at 11 AM to start searching for work. Their wives read an ad to sell "Brighto," and tell the Stooges to get the sales jobs.

The boys arrive at the Brighto office as "three of the best salesmen who ever saled." They immediately launch into a selling frenzy, running out into the street and down sidewalks hawking Brighto. The Stooges run into trouble when they sell Brighto as a cleaner and not as the medicine it is intended to be. Will they still make a sale and get out of trouble?

"Dizzy Doctors" succeeds on two levels. First, the aforementioned manic way the Stooges sell Brighto; second, when they arrive at Los Arms Hospital to hawk their wares. The scene where they try to cure a man hospitalized for dandruff is hilarious. The hospital scenes harken back to their 1935 Academy Award nominated film, "Men in Black."

A good, solid Stooge comedy. 8 out of 10.

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