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Writers:
Lloyd French (story)
Lloyd French (screenplay)
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Release Date:
22 August 1941 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
The stooges are icemen who, while delivering ice to a house on the top of a high hill, destroy several... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Curly Howard ... Curly (as Curly)

Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)

Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wilson Benge ... Butler (uncredited)
Symona Boniface ... Dinner Guest (uncredited)

Gino Corrado ... The Cook (uncredited)
Vernon Dent ... Poindexter Lawrence (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ... Mrs. Lawrence (uncredited)
Bud Jamison ... The Baker (uncredited)
Blanche Payson ... Maid (uncredited)
Larry Steers ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Victor Travers ... Ice Customer (uncredited)
Dorothy Vernon ... Ice Customer (uncredited)
Bert Young ... Taxi Driver (uncredited)
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Directed by
Del Lord 
 
Writing credits
Lloyd French (story) (as Lloyd A. French)

Lloyd French (screenplay) (as Lloyd A. French)

Produced by
Del Lord .... producer
Hugh McCollum .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Philip Tannura 
 
Film Editing by
Burton Kramer 
 
Music Department
Ben Oakland .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
18 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The turkey stuffing gags were performed 7 years earlier by Shemp Howard in his Vitaphone short subject A Peach of a Pair (1934); the director of that film was Lloyd French, this movie's screenwriter.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: At the end, when the Stooges slide down the stairway in fast motion, some people can be seen at the bottom, wondering what was going on. When they realize that a film is being shot, they try running out of the camera's line of sight.See more »
Quotes:
Curly:[runs up a long flight of stairs with a giant ice block] Where should I put it?
Mrs. Lawrence:[the ice block has melted into a tiny cube] Well you can put that one in your pocket.
Curly:Whoa! Hey Moe, look!
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Movie Connections:
Remade as Listen, Judge (1952)See more »

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4 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
the best short, 1 August 2002

This is the funniest stooge short, Moe, Larry and curly deliver ice to a woman then she is upset because she doesn't have a cake for her husband so the stooges bake a cake and also make a turkey. The funniest part is when curly shaves the ice and he's talking to it and everything its great.

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