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Rushin' Ballet (1937)

 -  Comedy | Family | Short  -  24 April 1937 (USA)
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While trying to track down Butch, Spanky and Alfalfa get caught up in a dance recital.

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Darwood Kaye ...
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Kathryn Sheldon ...
Harried dance recital teacher
Harold Switzer ...
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Ernie Alexander ...
Maria Ayres ...
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Gloria Browne ...
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While trying to track down Butch, Spanky and Alfalfa get caught up in a dance recital.

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children | our gang | two reeler

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24 April 1937 (USA)  »

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A Escola de Ballet  »

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Decent.
26 January 2012 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

This episode of Our Gang begins with Porky and Buckwheat getting beaten up and their marbles stolen by Butch and his toady. So, the Porkster and Buckwheat go to 'The Revengers'--an organization where Alfalfa and Spanky promise satisfaction. However, being that the bullies are a lot bigger than Alfalfa and Spanky, once they pelt them with tomatoes, they run away--and right into the middle of a ballet recital. Alfalfa and Spanky dress up like the girls and end up being confused for members of the dance class--and it's up to them to try to fake their way through it.

This is a fair short--about average for the later Our Gang comedies. In other words, it's worth seeing but not among the best overall (since the earlier talking films of the series were better in my opinion). It has a few funny moments but nothing is all that memorable...other than seeing the boys in drag.


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