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Goofs and Saddles (1937)

 -  Comedy | Western | Short  -  2 July 1937 (USA)
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Set in the old west, the stooges are spies for US Calvary; "Buffalo Bilious", "Wild Bill Hiccup" and "Just Plain Bill". Sent by General "Muster" to catch a gang of cattle rustlers, they ... See full summary »

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Buffalo Bilious (as Curly)
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Just Plain Bill (as Larry)
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Set in the old west, the stooges are spies for US Calvary; "Buffalo Bilious", "Wild Bill Hiccup" and "Just Plain Bill". Sent by General "Muster" to catch a gang of cattle rustlers, they wind up in a saloon where the boss of the gang hangs out. The boys disguise themselves as gamblers and get into a card game with the villain, but must flee when their identities are discovered. They hole up in a cabin, fighting off the bad guys, until the calvary arrives. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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2 July 1937 (USA)  »

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Muito Vivos para Serem Mortos  »

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The first appearance of supporting actor Joe Palma, who would go on to play the "Phony Shemp" stand-in. See more »

Goofs

During the poker game, Curly holds an Ace of Hearts and an Ace of Diamonds, while Moe holds an Ace of Spades and an Ace of Clubs. After they exchange Aces under the table, both hold Aces of Spades and Clubs. See more »

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Edited into Pals and Gals (1954) See more »

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The Stooges are called in to round up cattle rustlers. A Classic!
18 February 2000 | by (LA, CA) – See all my reviews

One of their best shorts ever. The boys are spies called in to round up a team of cattle rustlers. There is one great gag after another in this really fast moving short. A card game with the boss of the rustlers is a particular highlight. A great short the shows how funny and often underrated the Stooges are!


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