The stooges go to Egypt in search of the mummy of king Rootin-Tootin for which a museum will pay a $5000 prize. They wind up in the mummy's tomb where they are harassed by some bad guys after the same objective. The villains, who have kidnapped a professor from the museum, want the jewels buried inside the mummy. When Curly accidentally destroys the mummy, Moe and Larry wrap him in bandages to fool the bad guys. They manage to rescue the professor and retrieve the real mummy of Rootin-Tootin who turns out to have been a midget. Written by
Mitch Shapiro <email@example.com>
Found - in a storm of laughs!
24 February 1939 (USA)
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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)
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[looking through telescope toward Egyptian desert, but with Larry's head in the way
We're coming to a jungle. I can see the underbrush! And camels walkin' through it! No no, they're octopus!
I don't see anything!
[notices that he was looking at Larry's hair
[hits Larry with the telescope