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Edward Bernds (writer)
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Release Date:
6 September 1951 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Meet The Three Stooges as up-and-coming... always leave-'em-laughing con-men in the wild and woolly west!
Plot:
Set in the old west, the stooges are mistaken for lawmen and manage to capture a gang of crooks. The... 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)
Don C. Harvey ... Red Morgan (as Don Harvey)
Marion Martin ... Gladys
Paul Campbell ... Clarence Cassidy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Slim Gaut ... Cowboy Patient (scenes deleted)
Ernie Adams ... Mr. Higgins (archive footage) (uncredited)
George Chesebro ... Pete (uncredited)
John Merton ... Shotgun (uncredited)
Emil Sitka ... Mort (uncredited)
Al Thompson ... Bartender (uncredited)
Victor Travers ... Newspaper Editor (archive footage) (uncredited)
Blackie Whiteford ... Al (uncredited)

Directed by
Edward Bernds 
 
Writing credits
Edward Bernds (writer)

Produced by
Hugh McCollum .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mischa Bakaleinikoff 
 
Cinematography by
Allen G. Siegler  (as Allen Siegler)
 
Film Editing by
Edwin H. Bryant  (as Edwin Bryant)
 
Art Direction by
Charles Clague 
 

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Runtime:
USA:16 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
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Trivia:
Columbia production number 4161.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: As Shemp begins his "little brother this high" routine, Moe is holding his arms up (because a gun is pointed at the Stooges). Then the camera cuts to a closer shot of the Stooges and Moe's arms are suddenly to his side. Then the camera cuts back to a farther shot, and Moe's arms are suddenly raised back up again.See more »
Quotes:
Shemp:All right, sister, get going or I'll knock your brains out.
Moe:Hey, is that a way to talk to a lady?
[Shemp politely removes his hat]
Shemp:All right, sister, get going or I'll knock your brains out.
Moe:That's better.
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Movie Connections:
Remake of Phony Express (1943)See more »
Soundtrack:
Oh! Susanna/Camptown RacesSee more »

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1 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
the best of times, the worst of times, 15 April 2003
Author: jack_leiber

Jules White, a man often criticized for his weak directing efforts during the "Shemp" era, directs arguably his best short of said era "Scrambled Brains", and in an ironic sort of way, Ed Bernds who's often praised for his classic Shemp shorts, follows up with his "worst". I never was a fan of alot of these 'spur & saddle' films anyway. Terrible effort, but Bernds redeems himself with the next one "The Tooth Will Out".

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