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Elwood Ullman (story)
Elwood Ullman (screenplay)
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Release Date:
7 July 1949 (USA) See more »
The Stooges' newest experiment in screwball comedy! (Title lobby card). See more »
The stooges are carpet layers working in the home of a scientist, Professor Sneed, who has invented a super rocket fuel... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Shemp Howard ... Shemp (as Shemp)

Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)

Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)

Christine McIntyre ... Hazel Sneed

Emil Sitka ... Prof. Sneed

Vernon Dent ... General
Philip Van Zandt ... Capt. Rork
Hans Schumm ... Col. Cluttz (as Andre Pola)

Jock Mahoney ... Guard (as Jacques O'Mahoney)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tiny Brauer ... Leon (uncredited)

Directed by
Edward Bernds 
Writing credits
Elwood Ullman (story)

Elwood Ullman (screenplay)

Produced by
Hugh McCollum .... producer
Cinematography by
Vincent J. Farrar  (as Vincent Farrar)
Film Editing by
Henry Batista 
Art Direction by
Robert Peterson 

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Additional Details

USA:16 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
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Production number 4114.See more »
Revealing mistakes: When the guard's head gets stuck in the jail cell, the bars move freely when he moves around.See more »
Moe:You know, he's the most intelligent imbecile I ever saw.
Shemp:Hey! How about me?
Moe:Oh you're much smarter. You're just an imbecile.
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Edited into Hot Stuff (1956)See more »


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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Simply Hi-Larry-ous!, 12 October 2001
Author: crusefamily

FUELIN' AROUND is one of the funniest shorts I have ever seen. Larry is funny, especially since he's the most important stooge in the short. It's much better than it's remake HOT STUFF (1956).

My Rating: A+

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