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The stooges are musicians at the court of King Cole. When they ask the king's permission to marry their sweethearts, the King agrees, but only after Princess Alicia has married Prince Valiant. This news upsets Mergatroyd, an evil magician who plans to marry the Princess himself and rule the Kingdom. Mergatroyd abducts the Princess, and it's up to the stooges to foil his plans and expose his evil doings. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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6 May 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

De tre træmænd ved hoffet  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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[last lines]
[water Shemp just drank squirts from his many wounds]
Shemp: Moeth, Larryeth, get a plumber, I think I sprung a leak.
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Edited into Musty Musketeers (1954) See more »

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Good short
26 October 2001 | by (San Ramon, CA) – See all my reviews

This is a good short, but it is a little too much like "Squareheads Of The Round Table" which was a classic. The "Nursery rhymes" scenes were good, especially the Simple Simon one! I find the remake a little better, but this is also good.

Grade: B


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