The stooges are dressed as Japanese soldiers for their job as magazine models. On their lunch break they go into a restaurant with their Japanese uniforms on causing the proprietor to ... See full summary »

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The stooges are dressed as Japanese soldiers for their job as magazine models. On their lunch break they go into a restaurant with their Japanese uniforms on causing the proprietor to mistake them for the real thing, and a chase ensues. The boys fall through a trap door, and into a nest of Nazi spies where they are mistaken for "Naki", "Saki" and "Waki", three Japanese saboteurs. The stooges try to act the part, including demonstrating acrobatics and jiu-jitsu to their hosts. When the real "Naki", "Saki" and "Waki" show up, the boys are exposed and impostors, but after a wild fight manage to capture all the Axis spies. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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You'll Go Slap-Happy When the Stooges Go Jap-Happy!

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24 November 1944 (USA)  »

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The New World Odor  »

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Production number 564. See more »

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When Curly sprays himself with the seltzer water and gives Moe the hand movement, there is an awkward pause because Curly did not know what to do next. See more »

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Moe: [doing an acrobatic act, Curly's about to roll on him] No Wacky,
[points to Larry]
Moe: Nacky!
Curly: My mistacky.
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I'd like mine toasted, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk.
1 April 2003 | by (Walla Walla, WA) – See all my reviews

I thought that each stooge did a great job masquarading as the Japanese and Vernon Dent did a good job as the German spy, the highlights were Curly getting his head stuck on the wall and a bird pecking on his head and the fight part when the lights go off and on, one of the stooges gags.

A good WWII short. 8/10 stars.


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