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Have Rocket -- Will Travel (1959)

 -  Comedy | Sci-Fi  -  1 August 1959 (USA)
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Joe DeRita ...
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Moe (as The Three Stooges)
Jerome Cowan ...
J.P. Morse
Anna-Lisa ...
Dr. Ingrid Naarveg (as Anna Lisa)
Robert Colbert ...
Dr. Ted Benson (as Bob Colbert)
Don Lamond ...
The Venusian Robot / Reporter / Narrator (voice)
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HILARIOUS MIXTURE OF MISSILES AND MIRTH! (original ad - all caps) See more »

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1 August 1959 (USA)  »

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El cohete lunático  »

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The only feature film with Joe DeRita that contains a Stooge eye-poke. The boys later deleted the gag from their routine, as angry mothers began to protest that children were poking their eyes out. See more »

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The amount of water on the floor after Mr. Morse steps in the bucket. See more »

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