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Have Rocket -- Will Travel (1959)

The 3 Stooges are cleaners at a spaceport when they accidentally take off and land on Venus. The boys encounter a talking unicorn, a giant fire breathing tarantula and an alien computer that creates three evil duplicates of the Stooges.

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Cast

Cast overview:
Joe DeRita ...
Curly-Joe (as The Three Stooges)
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Larry (as The Three Stooges)
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Moe (as The Three Stooges)
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J.P. Morse
Anna-Lisa ...
Dr. Ingrid Naarveg (as Anna Lisa)
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Dr. Ted Benson (as Bob Colbert)
Don Lamond ...
The Venusian Robot / Reporter / Narrator (voice)
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The 3 Stooges are cleaners at a spaceport when they accidentally take off and land on Venus. The boys encounter a talking unicorn, a giant fire breathing tarantula and an alien computer that creates three evil duplicates of the Stooges.

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Their first full length feature motion picture! (Posters). See more »

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

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1 August 1959 (USA)  »

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El cohete lunático  »

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$380,000 (estimated)
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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Released two years before the successful trip of Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin to outer space and ten years before the famous moon landing of Neil Armstrong and his two companions. See more »

Goofs

In the rocket ship, wires can be seen lifting Larry as he feels the effects of gravity. See more »

Quotes

Larry: [French girl is stolen away] Why didn't I learn French instead of Latin? Ooo, a Latin...
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Connections

Spoofs Have Gun - Will Travel (1957) See more »

Soundtracks

Have Rocket, Will Travel
Music by George Duning
Lyrics by Stanley Styne
Performed by Moe Howard, Larry Fine, and Joe DeRita
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Not a great movie
19 August 2001 | by (-) – See all my reviews

I saw this film and was pretty disappointed. No, it's not because of Curly-Joe. I saw other Stooge movies prior to this one with Curly-Joe and he seems alright, better than Besser at the least. Anyway, this film is kinda weak, and seems like something left over from the Besser-era, probably because this is only the first movie they made. But the boys have done a better sci-fi movie, in THE THREE STOOGES IN ORBIT. Curly-Joe also looks like he's having trouble settling into his "Stooge" character, and he has to copy off of Curly's mannerisms quite a few times. This was somewhat fixed a little later on. Anyway, not a terrible movie, but not great either. The Stooges made better.


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