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The Tooth Will Out (1951)

 |  Comedy, Short  |  4 October 1951 (USA)
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The stooges graduate from dental school and go out west to open a practice. Everything goes well until Shemp "cures" an outlaw's toothache from the instructions in a carpentry book, and the... See full summary »

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Margie Liszt ...
Miss Beebe
Vernon Dent ...
Dr. Keefer--professor of dentistry
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Storyline

The stooges graduate from dental school and go out west to open a practice. Everything goes well until Shemp "cures" an outlaw's toothache from the instructions in a carpentry book, and the boys must leave on the run. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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4 October 1951 (USA)  »

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A Yank at the Dentist  »

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The reel where Shemp practices his dentistry was actually filmed for Merry Mavericks (1951) but was too long for inclusion as it ran, and too funny to edit or throw out. Merry Mavericks (1951) had come in ahead of time and somewhat under budget, so producer Hugh McCollum persuaded Columbia to allow him two days extra to film additional material to round it out, and used the dental school sequence to set up this short. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Keefer - professor of dentistry: The tuition is $5 each, or three for $25.
Moe: A rare bargain, we'll take the 25.
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My Lucky Strike
Written by Moe Howard, Larry Fine & Shemp Howard
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Excellent Three Stooges short!
14 October 2004 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

The Three Stooges has always been some of the many actors that I have loved. I love just about every one of the shorts that they have made. I love all six of the Stooges (Curly, Shemp, Moe, Larry, Joe, and Curly Joe)! All of the shorts are hilarious and also star many other great actors and actresses which a lot of them was in many of the shorts! In My opinion The Three Stooges is some of the greatest actors ever and is the all time funniest comedy team!

A very good and different Three Stooges short. Vernon Dent, Margie Liszt, Dick Curtis, Slim Gaut, and Emil Sitka are in this one with The Stooges. I think that this one is so funny and the scenes with Dick Curtis are hilarious! I recommend this one!


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