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Director:
Writers:
Clyde Bruckman (story) &
Felix Adler (story) ...
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Release Date:
1 June 1940 (USA) See more »
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Calling all laugh lovers!
Plot:
Three bumbling waiters try to help a clinically depressed little girl by locating her kidnapped father. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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It's nutty, but nice See more (6 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Curly Howard ... Curly (as Curly)

Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)

Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lynton Brent ... Spike - Kidnapper (uncredited)
Lew Davis ... Pedestrian #2 (uncredited)
Vernon Dent ... Dr. Walters (uncredited)
Charles Dorety ... Pedestrian #3 (uncredited)
Eddie Garcia ... Pedestrian #1 (uncredited)

Ned Glass ... Mr. Williams (uncredited)
Kit Guard ... Short Kidnapper in White Hat (uncredited)
Johnny Kascier ... Beer Carrier (uncredited)
Ethelreda Leopold ... Waitress (uncredited)
Cy Schindell ... Butch - Kidnapper (uncredited)
John Tyrrell ... Dr. Lyman (uncredited)
Harry Wilson ... Ugly Kidnapper in Dark Hat (uncredited)
Duke York ... Butch - Kidnapper (uncredited)
Bert Young ... Det. Sgt. Cassidy (uncredited)
Evelyn Young ... Nurse (uncredited)

Directed by
Jules White 
 
Writing credits
Clyde Bruckman (story) &
Felix Adler (story)

Clyde Bruckman (screenplay) &
Felix Adler (screenplay)

Produced by
Jules White .... producer
 
Cinematography by
John Stumar 
 
Film Editing by
Mel Thorsen 
 
Music Department
Ben Oakland .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
18 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)
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Production number 465.See more »
Goofs:
Miscellaneous: 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 »
Quotes:
Curly:[Curly seems to have an arrow through his stomach] I'm dead. I'm murdered. I'm killed. I'm annihilated. What will the world do without me? What will I do without myself?
[Moe has a closer look to see that's a curved-in- the-middle fake arrow that's around his waist, he pulls it off]
Curly:I'm slaughtered. I'm annihilated. I'm destroyed. I'm barbecued. I'm done for!
[to Moe]
Curly:Can you think of anything else?
Moe:No. You covered it all.
Curly:I'm not even wounded?
Moe:That's what you think.
[strikes him in the gut with the fake arrow]
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Soundtrack:
I'm A Cowboy From The Western PlainsSee more »

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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
It's nutty, but nice, 11 June 2001
Author: Dan Mudd from USA

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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