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Shivering Sherlocks (1948)

Approved | | Comedy, Short | 8 January 1948 (USA)
The stooges witness an armed robbery and are brought in by the cops as suspects. After passing a lie detector test, the boys are freed but are now the only ones who can identify the crooks.... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
... Shemp Howard (as Shemp)
... Larry Fine (as Larry)
... Moe Howard (as Moe)
... Gladys Harmon
... Police Capt. Mullins
... Lefty Loomis
... Red Watkins
Duke York ... Angel
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The stooges witness an armed robbery and are brought in by the cops as suspects. After passing a lie detector test, the boys are freed but are now the only ones who can identify the crooks. Meanwhile, their friend Gladys has inherited a house in the country and the boys go with her to inspect it so she won't be gypped when its sold. The house turns out to be the crook's hideout, and when they abduct Gladys, the stooges must rescue her. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Trivia

The only Stooges comedy with Shemp directed by Del Lord. See more »

Goofs

Kenneth McDonald almost trips over the carpet when he and his partner are chasing Moe and Larry. See more »

Quotes

Captain Mullins: [the captain tries the lie detector on Shemp] Now then, I gotta a couple of questions I wanna ask you!
Shemp Howard: Me?
Moe Howard: Yes, and so do I. Did you or did not take that quarter out of my shoe last night?
Shemp Howard: On my honor, Moe I didn't do it.
[the alarm goes off]
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Spoofs Dutiful But Dumb (1941) See more »

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Good Stooges short!
17 June 2004 | by 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 a good Three Stooges short! The Stooges are very good in it so is Christine McIntyre, Kenneth MacDonald, Frank Lackteen, Vernon Dent, Duke York, Stanley Blystone, and Cy Schindell. Its quite good to watch around Halloween time! There is another similar like this Three Stooges short with alternate scenes called Of Cash and Hash.


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