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Termites of 1938 (1938)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Short | 7 January 1938 (USA)
The stooges are pest exterminators, mistakenly hired by a rich lady looking for an escort to a fancy society party. The stooges wreck the fancy mansion where the party is taking place and ... See full summary »

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The stooges are pest exterminators, mistakenly hired by a rich lady looking for an escort to a fancy society party. The stooges wreck the fancy mansion where the party is taking place and befuddle the guest of honor, an English Lord. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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They've Got the Bug-House Blues!

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7 January 1938 (USA)  »

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Mestres do Entretenimento  »

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The Three Stooges' first short of 1938, hence the reference in the title. See more »

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Follows Ants in the Pantry (1936) See more »

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Frederic March
Composed by Howard Jackson and Raphael Penso
Performed by The Three Stooges
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wow what fancy dining

In this short the stooges are exterminators accidently hired by a rich lady looking for fancy dining tips. The stooges think the lady has termites in her house so they go over and check it out first they eat and the funny parts come when the other people at the table start to copy the stooges, that are also bad eaters. The funniest part is when Curly starts throwing peas in his mouth and everyone else does the same. Overall a good short.


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