MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 28,268 this week

Vagabond Loafers (1949)

 -  Comedy | Short  -  6 October 1949 (USA)
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 187 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 2 critic

The stooges are the "Day and Night" plumbers. Called out to a fancy mansion where a society party is going on, they cross the electrical and water systems and generally ruin the place. ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 281 titles
created 11 Sep 2011
 
a list of 476 titles
created 14 Oct 2011
 
a list of 7 titles
created 20 Jan 2014
 
a list of 24 titles
created 21 Jan 2014
 
a list of 1636 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Vagabond Loafers" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Vagabond Loafers (1949)

Vagabond Loafers (1949) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Vagabond Loafers.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dopey Dicks (1950)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The stooges become detectives and go to the aid of girl in the clutches of a mad scientist. The boys arrive at a spooky mansion where the madman is building a mechanical man that needs a ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The stooges are carpet layers working in the home of a scientist, Professor Sneed, who has invented a super rocket fuel. Larry is mistaken for the professor by foreign agents who kidnap the... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Listen, Judge (1952)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The stooges are fix-it men who are brought before a judge on a charge of chicken stealing. They escape from the courtroom and wind up getting hired in the judges' house after their antics ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The stooge's friend Claude sells them his old lemon of a car so they can take Shemp, who is sick with a toothache, camping. The car won't work and the boys are apparently out a bundle, when... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

To inherit a fortune, voice teacher Shemp must marry before six o'clock, but no girl will accept his proposal. Finally one of his repulsive students agrees to marry him, just in the nick of... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Hugs and Mugs (1950)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The stooges run a furniture store and come into possession of a stolen pearl necklace. Three crooked dames convince the boys that the necklace is theirs, and when the real thieves arrive, ... See full summary »

Director: Jules White
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The stooges are tricked into becoming stowaways by their neighbor "Borscht", a spy for an enemy country. Stranded on a freighter on the high seas, they discover that their friend has ... See full summary »

Director: Jules White
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Comedy | Western | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Set in the old west, the stooges become marshals in a town with a high death rate for lawmen. The boys set out prevent a marriage between the villain Blackie and the heroine Nell, who's ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

To escape the police, the stooges pose as plumbers and are hired to fix a leak in a fancy mansion. They wind up crossing the electrical system with the plumbing and generally ruin the place... See full summary »

Director: Del Lord
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard
Comedy | Western | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Director: Edward Bernds
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The stooges are stage hands who also have small parts in a big play. They quickly get on the bad side of the producer. First they fail to prevent a famous critic from sneaking into the ... See full summary »

Director: Jules White
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Hokus Pokus (1949)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The stooges are taking care of their invalid friend Mary who is confined to wheelchair. What they don't is that Mary is only faking her disability to swindle the insurance company. When the... See full summary »

Director: Jules White
Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Shemp Howard
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Shemp (as Shemp)
...
Larry (as Larry)
...
Moe (as Moe)
Christine McIntyre ...
Mrs. Ethel Allen
Kenneth MacDonald ...
Mr. Allen
Symona Boniface ...
Mrs. Norfleet
Emil Sitka ...
Mr. Walter Norfleet
Dudley Dickerson ...
The Cook
Herbert Evans ...
Wilkes--Butler
Edit

Storyline

The stooges are the "Day and Night" plumbers. Called out to a fancy mansion where a society party is going on, they cross the electrical and water systems and generally ruin the place. Despite their incompetent plumbing, they save the day by recovering a painting stolen by a pair of thieves masquerading as party guests. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 October 1949 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Production number 4140. See more »

Goofs

The placard for the Three Stooges' company reads "Day And Nite Plumbers". However, when Moe answers the phone, he calls it "Nite And Day Plumbers". See more »

Quotes

The Cook: [to Mr. and Mrs. Allen in the hallway] Going somewhere?
Mrs. Allen: Just looking for a glass of water.
The Cook: Turn on anything! You'll get it.
See more »

Connections

Remade as Scheming Schemers (1956) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Classic remake of classic and popular original
28 April 2002 | by (San Ramon, CA) – See all my reviews

This remake almost does as well as "A Plumbing We Will Go" itself! The maze of pipes scene is redone real well with Shemp. There are also some new added plumbing scenes which are quite funny. The new plot addition was great, and adds even more excitement than just an episode in home disaster. The only problem with this one is that most of the footage with the hilarious Dudley Dickerson is from "A Plumbing We Will Go". But overall, an excellent remake well directed by the masterful stooge director Edward Bernds.

Grade: A


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Vagabond Loafers (1949) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?