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Goofs and Saddles (1937)

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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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Wild Bill Hicup (as Moe)
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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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Title is an allusion to the book "Boots and Saddles," written by Elizabeth Custer, widow of General George Armstrong Custer. 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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Good one!
16 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 Hank Bell, Stanley Blystone, Lew Davis, George Gray, Ethan Laidlaw, Eddie Laughton, Theodore Lorch, Sam Lufkin, Hank Mann, Joe Palma, and Cy Schindell! This one is so hilarious! Curly has a great performance here and in My opinion its one of his best. Look for Blystone's archive footage that is in this one in the 1954 Shemp classic Pals and Gals! I strongly recommend both of these Three Stooges shorts!


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