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Writer:
Felix Adler (story)
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Release Date:
3 February 1949 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
The stooges are movers for an express company and on a rainy night are sent to move some junk, including a suit of armor... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Shemp Howard ... Shemp (as Shemp)

Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)

Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Phil Arnold ... Ghost of Peeping Tom (voice)
Nancy Saunders ... Lady Godiva (uncredited)
Jules White ... Red Skeleton / Chess-playing Skeleton (voice) (uncredited)
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Directed by
Jules White 
 
Writing credits
Felix Adler (story & screenplay)

Produced by
Jules White .... producer
 
Cinematography by
M.A. Anderson 
 
Film Editing by
Edwin H. Bryant  (as Edwin Bryant)
 
Art Direction by
Charles Clague 
 
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Runtime:
16 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)

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Trivia:
In order to make Moe Howard's hair stand on end when terrified by the ghosts, a high-powered air compressor was used.See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: When Shemp offers the ghost in the armor "a smoke", the specter says he hasn't had a smoke "in a thousand years." Even though the spirit is from the time of Lady Godiva (11th century), smoking did not come to Europe until the 17th century. So the longest that the spirit would have done without a smoke was about 300 years.See more »
Quotes:
Ghost of Peeping Tom:That confounded shutter.
Shemp:I shutter to think of it.
Moe:Shutter up!
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Shivers (1995) (VG)See more »

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Spooks!, 28 June 2001
Author: Dan Mudd from USA

The Ghost Talks (1949) stars Moe, Larry and Shemp. It's about the stooges moving furniture from an old house. They find an old suit of armor that has been haunted for 1000 years. Overall, it's a half-decent stooge short with a weird plot.

Like the other guy said, this is definitely not one of their best shorts. There not much slapstick action but it does have it's moments!

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