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The Yoke's on Me (1944)

Rejected by the armed services, the stooges decide to "do their bit" by becoming farmers. After paying $1000 and throwing in their car, the boys are owners of a run down farm, which lacks ... See full summary »

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Rejected by the armed services, the stooges decide to "do their bit" by becoming farmers. After paying $1000 and throwing in their car, the boys are owners of a run down farm, which lacks any livestock. After capturing an escaped ostrich, they decide to carve jack-o- lanterns for profit and then must contend with some Japanese who have escaped from a relocation center. The stooges become heroes by capturing the escapees, with the help of explosive eggs laid by the ostrich who had swallowed some blasting powder. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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26 May 1944 (USA)  »

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Farmers in the Dell  »

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Columbia production reel #571. See more »

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(at around 20 mins) When the Japanese are unconscious from the exploding ostrich egg, the one hanging over the door reaches up to his face. See more »

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Moe: [Curly is dancing and striking poses with some ostrich feathers] Hey, pin-up boy! Get to work, or I'll pin your ears back.
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Great Three Stooges short!
28 June 2004 | 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!

I have always liked this Three Stooges short. Its cool, its funny, and its really a different one! One thing Larry is quite different in this one. The dance that Curly does after he plucks the ostrich is hilarious! Also another funny scene is when he goes after the duck. The pumpkin scenes are also great! This is a great Three Stooges short!


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