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Days (as Shemp)
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Halliday (as Moe)
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Alma Matter
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The stooges go to criminology school and graduate with the lowest possible honors. The boys join the police force and are assigned to track down a crook called the "Eel", who disguises himself as a woman. The stooges track the Eel to a hotel, but he slips through their hands after a wild chase. The stooges are booted off the force and wind up as ditch diggers. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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3 November 1955 (USA)  »

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Cuckoo Cops  »

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Excluding stock footage, this is long-time supporting player Al Thompson's last appearance in a Three Stooges comedy. See more »

Goofs

When Shemp's stunt double falls from the hole he made in the ceiling, you can see the wig fall from his head. See more »

Quotes

Moe: I'm Halliday.
[holds up his badge]
Larry: I'm Terriday.
[holds up his badge]
Shemp: I'm St. Patricks Day!
[holds up a shamrock]
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Spoofs Dragnet (1951) See more »

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Not bad for Shemp's last completed film.
10 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

BLUNDER BOYS was a pretty good short considering it was Shemp's last completed film. The rest of his films were: HUSBANDS BEWARE, CREEPS, FLAGPOLE JITTERS, & FOR CRIMIN' OUT LOUD. Sadly, four of his shorts were shot with a double after he died in 1955. But BLUNDER BOYS isn't too bad for being Shemp's last completed film.

*** out of 5 stars.


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