Three bumbling waiters try to help a clinically depressed little girl by locating her kidnapped father.

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The stooges are singing waiters who are enlisted by a doctor to try and cheer up a little girl. It seems that the girl's father is a banker who was kidnapped with $300,000 worth of bonds. Failing to cheer up the girl, the stooges go out looking for the father and by a series of coincidences wind up in the bad guys hideout. The villains return and after a wild fight the boys free the missing man. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Production number 465. See more »

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During the "Home on the Range" song near the end, when Curly goes to hit Moe in the face with custard, he completely misses on the first try. See more »

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Larry: We're trapped like rats.
Moe: Speak for yourself rodent!
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I'm A Cowboy From The Western Plains
Composed by Jules White
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It's nutty, but nice
11 June 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

In Nutty But Nice (1940), The Three Stooges (Moe, Larry, Curly) embark on a mission to find a little girl's father. They try to cheer up the little girl, but she misses her daddy too much. They find out that the father and the girl yodel to each other, so Curly yodels everywhere to find him!

It's an ok Stooge short...I don't like it very much. The home on the range bit at the end was hilarious!


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