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Shivering Sherlocks (1948)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Short  |  8 January 1948 (USA)
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The stooges witness an armed robbery and are brought in by the cops as suspects. After passing a lie detector test, the boys are freed but are now the only ones who can identify the crooks.... See full summary »

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Shemp Howard (as Shemp)
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Larry Fine (as Larry)
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Moe Howard (as Moe)
Christine McIntyre ...
Gladys Harmon
Vernon Dent ...
Police Capt. Mullins
Kenneth MacDonald ...
Lefty Loomis
Frank Lackteen ...
Red Watkins
Duke York ...
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Storyline

The stooges witness an armed robbery and are brought in by the cops as suspects. After passing a lie detector test, the boys are freed but are now the only ones who can identify the crooks. Meanwhile, their friend Gladys has inherited a house in the country and the boys go with her to inspect it so she won't be gypped when its sold. The house turns out to be the crook's hideout, and when they abduct Gladys, the stooges must rescue her. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Trivia

Columbia production reel #4103. See more »

Goofs

The time of the armored car robbery was 9:30, according to the clock in the police car that receives the call reporting the crime, but when questioning Shemp at the police station later, the Police Captain demands to know what he was doing at 11:00. See more »

Quotes

Larry Fine: What will it be, sir?
Customer: I'll take the short ribs.
Larry Fine: I think we got some delicious chicken soup.
Customer: Just short ribs.
Larry Fine: I know but you haven't tried our chicken soup I know because I...
Customer: [Grabs Larry by the collar] Short ribs!
Customer: Short ribs. Chicken soup comin' up!
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Edited into Of Cash and Hash (1955) See more »

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Good Stooges short!
17 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!

This is a good Three Stooges short! The Stooges are very good in it so is Christine McIntyre, Kenneth MacDonald, Frank Lackteen, Vernon Dent, Duke York, Stanley Blystone, and Cy Schindell. Its quite good to watch around Halloween time! There is another similar like this Three Stooges short with alternate scenes called Of Cash and Hash.


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