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Set in the middle ages, the stooges wish to marry their sweethearts, but the King won't give his consent until Princess Alicia gets married. The princess is abducted by Mergatroyd, an evil ... See full summary »

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Set in the middle ages, the stooges wish to marry their sweethearts, but the King won't give his consent until Princess Alicia gets married. The princess is abducted by Mergatroyd, an evil magician who plans to marry her and become ruler of the country. The stooges help the princess escape and then defeat the magician and his henchmen in a sword fight. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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13 May 1954 (USA)  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Most of this short is made up of footage from "Fiddler's Three". See more »

Goofs

In the new footage of Old King Cole's court it's very easy to tell that it is not Virginia Hunter playing Princess Alisha. Wanda Perry has a completely different hair style, and hides her face with a fan. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Cheers: Suspicion (1986) See more »

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A Calling We Do Come
Written and performed by Larry Fine, Moe Howard and Shemp Howard
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Hilarious remake!
27 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

MUSTY MUSKETEERS is a pretty good remake of FIDDLERS THREE. The sword fight at the end of this one makes a better ending. I can't say this is better than the original, but check it out anyway.

**** out of 4 stars.


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