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No Dough Boys (1944)

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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Trivia

The acrobatic act was part of the Stooges stage show for many years before they started their film career. See more »

Goofs

Larry forgets to blow into Vernon Dent's face with Moe and Curly to knock him down. See more »

Quotes

Moe: [in a German accent] Ist zat zere za swastika?
LarryCurly: [in German accents] Ja, zat ist za swastika!
Moe: Ist zat herr a dirty rat?
LarryCurly: Ja, zat ist a dirty rat!
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Great Showcase
28 March 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This is a great film to look at for a couple of reasons. One is the the acrobatic act, which the boys used to perform in their vaudeville days. The other is Moe's crazy dialect. This was definitely an underrated talent of Moe's and he really got a chance to showcase it in this short.


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