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Snow White and the Three Stooges (1961)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Family  |  29 December 1961 (Finland)
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An ice-skating Snow White finds refuge from the Wicked Queen with the Three Stooges.

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Complete credited cast:
Carol Heiss ...
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Prince Charming / Quatro
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Queen / Witch / Gypsy Matilda
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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Count Oga
Michael David ...
Rolf
Buddy Baer ...
Hordred
Edgar Barrier ...
Peter Coe ...
Captain
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Storyline

Based on the classic fairy tale, Larry, Moe, and Curly Joe (the Three Stooges) substitute for the Seven Dwarfs while the princess Snow White (Olympic figure skating champion Carol Heiss) is forced to flee from her jealous stepmother, the queen (Patricia Medina), who takes drastic steps to insure that Snow White never gains the throne. Written by phillindholm

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29 December 1961 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Snow White and the Three Clowns  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The old woman who identifies Prince Charming by his birthmark ("Servant") is Marie Blake (aka Blossom Rock), "Grandmama" on The Addams Family (1964), and sister to actress Jeanette MacDonald. See more »

Goofs

When the transformed-into-a-witch Queen flies out of the window, the wire used to lift her off the ground and out through the window is visible. See more »

Quotes

Moe: [to the Prince] You're better than we ever were.
Curly-Joe: Yeah, but he cheats... he's got brains!
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Featured in Doogie Howser, M.D.: It's a Wonderful Laugh (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

I Said It Then, I Say It Now
Music and Lyrics by Harry Barris
Performed by Carol Heiss and Edson Stroll (dubbed by Bill Lee (uncredited))
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Wonderfully entertaining!
27 July 1999 | by (Kentucky) – See all my reviews

As I lover of the Stooges, ice skating, romance and fairy tales, I was so thrilled with this movie that I plan to purchase it. While the amazing costumes and scenery and unique twists on the Snow White story would have been enough to entertain me, seeing the Stooges acting in tender roles make them all the more lovable.

The ice skating scene as Snow White lies crying in the snow is absolutely the most visually stunning effect I've ever seen in a movie.

The only drawback to this film is that the Moe/Larry/Curly Joe combo never has the same magic for Stooge fans as the Moe/Larry/Curly or Moe/Larry/Shemp lineup.

Everyone in my family, even the 9 month old baby, enjoyed this movie tremendously.


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