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Nothing But Trouble (1944)

Passed  |   |  Comedy  |  6 December 1944 (USA)
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Two bumbling servants are hired by a dizzy society matron to cook and serve a meal to visiting royalty.

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Mrs. Hawkley
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Prince Saul
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Mr. Hawkley
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John Warburton ...
Ronetz
Matthew Boulton ...
Prince Prentiloff
Connie Gilchrist ...
Mrs. Flannigan
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Storyline

Working as chef and butler, the boys wreck a fancy dinner party and, in the process, accidently foil a plot, by enemy agents, to poison a young exiled king. Written by Herman Seifer <alagain@aol.com>

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king | butler | zoo | steak | soup kitchen | See All (19) »

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Nothing but fun! (Title lobby card).

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Comedy

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6 December 1944 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Homefront  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

MGM production number 1332. See more »

Goofs

The raw sirloin in the lion's cage bounces when dropped, showing it as rubber or plastic. See more »

Quotes

Oliver: Well, there's nothing to it. All you have to do is look the lion straight in the eyes. Lions are afraid of that. I read that in a book.
Stan: But did the lion read the book?
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Connections

Featured in Living Famously: Laurel & Hardy (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

The Notre Dame Victory March
(1908) (uncredited)
Music by Michael J. Shea
Lyrics by John F. Shea
Sung a cappella by Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, David Leland, Robert Emmett O'Connor,
Ray Teal and Joe Yule at the end
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It's sad to see L&H as shadows of their former selves at the end of their career; watch a 1930's L&H movie instead.
6 February 2000 | by (Anchorage, Alaska, USA) – See all my reviews

Nothing But Trouble, like most of the films Laurel and Hardy made for MGM and Fox at the end of their career, is really sad to watch. For fans familiar with their earlier work, it is depressing to see them half-heartedly reworking their earlier material. It is unfortunate that these weak films from the end of their career are among their most frequently found video titles. Younger people picking up Nothing But Trouble off the video rack may never realize what they are missing.


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