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Loose Loot (1953)

 |  Comedy, Short  |  2 April 1953 (USA)
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The stooges are willed a lot of dough from a rich uncle, but the executor of the estate, Icabob Slipp, is a crook who absconds with the money. The stooges trail him to a a theater where ... See full summary »

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The stooges are willed a lot of dough from a rich uncle, but the executor of the estate, Icabob Slipp, is a crook who absconds with the money. The stooges trail him to a a theater where they engage in a wild chase and ultimately recover their inheritance. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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First half of film mostly consists of stock footage from "Hold That Lion". See more »

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The items on I Slipp's desk don't quite match between the new footage and the archive shots, including the location of the phone and the font on the name plate. See more »

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Another remake that could've been better.
30 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

LOOSE LOOT (1953) is not the best remake The Three Stooges have ever made. You can hardly even call this a remake. There's just reused footage from HOLD THAT LION! (1947) in the first five minutes. And the new footage is unusual, because most of it takes place in one room at the theatre. For some odd reason, Shemp isn't his usual funny self in the new footage, he, acts meaner that usual. "That guy must have iron in his bod," Shemp says after he sticks a sword in Slipp's (Kenneth MacDonald) rear end. Overall, an olay remake, but nothing special.

Grade: C

Footage from HOLD THAT LION! was also used in BOOTY AND THE BEAST (1953), the previous short.


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