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In the Sweet Pie and Pie (1941)

 -  Comedy | Short  -  16 October 1941 (USA)
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The stooges are convicts about to be executed for some murders they didn't commit. The day before the execution they are tricked into marrying three rich girls who need husbands to collect ... See full summary »

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The stooges are convicts about to be executed for some murders they didn't commit. The day before the execution they are tricked into marrying three rich girls who need husbands to collect a legacy. At the last minute the real murderers confess and the stooges are pardoned. The girls are now stuck with the stooges so they plot to get rid of them by making them become gentlemen. The girl's lawyer convinces them to throw a big party in the hope that the stooges will humiliate them and they can get a divorce. The boys do just that as the party degenerates into a wild pie fight. But the girls decide to keep the stooges and give their lawyer the boot. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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16 October 1941 (USA)  »

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Well, I'll Be Hanged  »

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Trivia

The last The Three Stooges short for supporting actor Richard Fiske, who went off to war and was killed in August 1944 in France. See more »

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The saws which The Three Stooges are using on the bars are wood saws, which would be useless on steel. See more »

Quotes

Larry: Say, what do we know about society?
Moe: Well startin' tomorrow we're gonna learn. We gotta act like gentlemen so these dames we married won't have any excuse for throwing us out.
Curly: You mean to say I can't go to sleep with my shoes on?
Moe: That's exactly what I mean now get to bed, like a gentleman.
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Three Stooges? Then This Short Is Really Funny!
27 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In the Sweet Pie and Pie is another Three Stooges short film that I really wanted to see when I had heard of its existence on the planet, and so I did get to see it eventually, and this is what I have to say about it! Three Stooges? Then this short is really funny! I thought that this Three Stooges short subject from the year of 1941 was really funny, and I really liked that they lifted into this short film the dancing sequence from Hoi Polloi, boy that scene was really a hysterical one! No wait, let me rephrase that, I thought that this whole Three Stooges short was hysterical all the way through! I could watch this short over and over again and just keep laughing and laughing!

I hope that you are prepared for this, because if you aren't, then listen to this. Get ready to watch one Three Stooges short film that really promises a lot of really huge laughs, that is In the Sweet Pie and Pie, you are really going to be laughing, and out-loud when you watch this short, you could possibly be paralyzed with laughter when you do watch this, because it is a Three Stooges short film that is filled with a very big load of laughs!

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