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Release Date:
5 January 1950 (USA) See more »
You'll salute the Stooges for their screwiest comedy ever. (One-sheet poster).
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Hilarious spoof of westerns See more (6 total) »


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Shemp Howard ... Shemp (as Shemp)

Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)

Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)

Jock Mahoney ... Elmer (as Jock O'Mahoney)

Christine McIntyre ... Nell

Kenneth MacDonald ... Dillon

Dick Wessel ... Sgt. Mullins

Vernon Dent ... Colonel
Emil Sitka ... Capt. Daley
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

John L. Cason ... Black Jack (uncredited)
George Chesebro ... Jeff (uncredited)
Heinie Conklin ... Bartender (uncredited)
Ted Mapes ... Red (uncredited)
Joe Palma ... Shemp's Saloon Customer (uncredited)

Stanley Price ... Lefty (uncredited)

Blackie Whiteford ... Barfly (uncredited)

Directed by
Edward Bernds 
Writing credits
Edward Bernds (written by)

Produced by
Hugh McCollum .... producer
Cinematography by
Vincent J. Farrar  (as Vincent Farrar)
Film Editing by
Henry DeMond 
Art Direction by
Charles Clague 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sam Nelson .... assistant director (uncredited)
Other crew
Hurley Breen .... stand-in: Shemp Howard (uncredited)
Charlie Cross .... stand-in: Larry Fine (uncredited)
Johnny Kascier .... stand-in: Moe Howard (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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USA:17 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)

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Production number 4142.See more »
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Hilarious spoof of westerns, 17 July 2002
Author: holme-1 from San Ramon, CA

The stooges dealing with bad guys was the greatest theme in the Shemp era and it almost always worked out successfully. This is no exception. The stooges trying to act tough in front of three of the killer Dillons was hilarious!

Grade: A

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