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Julie Gibson ...
Stella Stevens
Julie Duncan ...
Mella Stevens
Ruth Skinner ...
Bella Stevens
John Tyrrell ...
Warden Stevens
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The stooges are engaged to the three daughters of a prison warden. When they learn that some crooks have taken over the prison and their prospective father-in-law has been locked up, they decide to go undercover to rescue him. The stooges sneak into the prison where they find a casino with a fancy party in progress. After swiping some formal attire, they crash the party and get candid camera evidence to expose the crooked goings-on. With the crooks behind bars once again, the stooges are able to get married and all ends well. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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30 July 1942 (USA)  »

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Father's in Jail Again  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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Trivia

Production number 532. See more »

Goofs

In the opening sequence, Moe is paired with Stella, Larry with Mella and Curly with Bella. At the wedding, Moe and Curly have switched girlfriends... Curly marries Bella, and Moe marries Stella. See more »

Quotes

Moe's Dancing Partner: Somebody lost their skirt!
[realized it's her skirt and flees into bathroom, slamming door in Moe's face]
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Connections

References Three Smart Girls (1936) See more »

Soundtracks

Brazilian Cotillion
(rhumba)
Music and lyrics by Chet Forrest and Bob Wright
Danced by The Three Stooges and their partners
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Good Three Stooges short!
21 March 2005 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

The Three Stooges has always been some of the many actors that I have loved. I love just about every one of the shorts that they have made. I love all six of the Stooges (Curly, Shemp, Moe, Larry, Joe, and Curly Joe)! All of the shorts are hilarious and also star many other great actors and actresses which a lot of them was in many of the shorts! In My opinion The Three Stooges is some of the greatest actors ever and is the all time funniest comedy team!

One of the most different Three Stooges shorts is Three Smart Saps. In this short are Vernon Dent, Bud Jamison, John Tyrrell, Eddie Laughton, and Victor Travers. The acting by these actors are good especially by Dent and Jamison. There are many funny scenes here that I think most Three Stooges fans will love! In My opinion this one of the most different Three Stooges shorts. I recommend this one to all!


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