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Mummy's Dummies (1948)

Set in ancient Egypt, the stooges run a used chariot lot where they unload defective chariots on unsuspecting customers. When they gyp the head of the palace guard, they're brought to the ... See full summary »

Director:

Edward Bernds

Writers:

Elwood Ullman (story), Elwood Ullman (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Shemp Howard ... Shemp (as Shemp)
Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)
Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
Vernon Dent ... King Rootentooten
Ralph Dunn ... Rhadames
Philip Van Zandt ... Futamon - Tax Collector (as Phil Van Zandt)
Dee Green Dee Green ... Fatima
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Storyline

Set in ancient Egypt, the stooges run a used chariot lot where they unload defective chariots on unsuspecting customers. When they gyp the head of the palace guard, they're brought to the palace to be executed, but instead become royal chamberlains after curing the King's toothache. When they recover some tax money stolen by a corrupt official, the King rewards them with marriage to his daughter. After getting a look at the ugly crone, Moe and Larry select Shemp to be the groom. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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The Stooges run riot through ancient Egypt! (One-sheet poster).

Genres:

Short | Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 November 1948 (USA) See more »

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Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Production number: 4105. See more »

Goofs

The short is set in Egyptian times, yet rubber wheels are visible on the chariot they are trying to sell. See more »

Quotes

Moe: I'm Honest Moe, that's Honest Shemp, and that's... well that's Larry.
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A good Stooge short!
10 March 2003 | by Movie NuttballSee all my reviews

This ancient Egypt tale that stars the Three Stooges is very good.Vernon Dent is very good as King Rootentootin.Ralph Dunn was good as Rhadames and Philip Van Zandt Futamon,the Tax Collector.Mummies Dummies is very funny.This is one of My favorites and if you a Stooge fan then this is a good one to check out!


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