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Chopper Kane (archive footage) (as Richard Wessel)
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The stooges are the trainers of "Chopper", a beefy boxer, and they bet their bankroll on Chopper to win his next fight. When "Big Mike", their boss, tells them to have Chopper lose or they'll lose their lives, the boys try to soften up Chopper so he'll lose. The fight gets canceled and the stooges have to contend with an angry Big Mike and his goons. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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6 January 1955 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

De tre træmænd i bokseringen  »

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Production number 4223. See more »

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In the climactic chase scene, using archive footage from "Fright Night", Tiny Brauer, who played Big Mike in that short, has replaced Frank Sully, who filled the role in this one. See more »

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Very good Three Stooges short!
29 September 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!

This is one of My favorite Three Stooges shorts! This one is with Shemp! Dick Wessel performs good here as a gentleman and as rugged boxer. Frank Sully was good as the villain. Cy Schindell also was good. Also in this short is Claire Carleton, Heinie Conklin, Joe Palma, Sammy Stein, and Tom Kingston. There is another Three Stooges short with Shemp very similar like this one called Fright Night. I strongly recommend both!


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