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G.I. Wanna Home (1946)

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The stooges are discharged from the army and go to see their fiancée, but find they have been dispossessed and the wedding is off until they find a home. The boys have trouble finding a ... See full summary »

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Doris Houck ...
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Judy Malcolm ...
Tessie
Ethelreda Leopold ...
Jessie
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The stooges are discharged from the army and go to see their fiancée, but find they have been dispossessed and the wedding is off until they find a home. The boys have trouble finding a vacant apartment so they set up housekeeping in a vacant lot. Their housing problems seem to be solved until a farmer destroys their new home with a tractor. The stooges then build a house of their own, but the girls aren't impressed with the one room mansion and walk out on them. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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5 September 1946 (USA)  »

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Necesito Una Casa  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.33 : 1
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Production number 4063. See more »

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As the eggs cascade down into Moe's face, an off-camera crew member can be heard barely stifling a laugh. See more »

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Curly: If I'm going to work like a horse, I'm gonna eat like one.
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Curly, the greatest black and white celebrity
21 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love this stooge short. The only sad thing about this one is Curly's condition was declining at the time, and Moe had to help him with most of his lines. When Curly was filming "Half Wit's Holiday" (his 97th short), he suffered a stroke and wasn't even seen in the last part of the film. This is something that really made me mad. It would've been better if they wouldn't have replaced "Hoi Polloi" with "Half Wit's Holiday" and just made "Three Little Pirates" his last stooge short. It must have been hard for Moe and Larry to film the last part of "Half Wit's Holiday", especially for Moe, because for those of you that don't know, Curly is Moe's younger brother. *Hats off to Jerome Lester Horwitz (Curly)*


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