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Three Little Sew and Sews (1939)

The stooges are sailors working in a ships' tailor shop. When they can't get passes to go ashore, they steal officers uniforms and go to a party with Curly passing himself off as Admiral ... See full summary »

Director:

Del Lord

Writer:

Ewart Adamson (story and screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Curly Howard ... Curly (as Curly)
Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)
Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
Phyllis Barry ... Miss Olga Arvin
Harry Semels Harry Semels ... Count Alfred Gehrol
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The stooges are sailors working in a ships' tailor shop. When they can't get passes to go ashore, they steal officers uniforms and go to a party with Curly passing himself off as Admiral Taylor and Moe and Larry as his aides. Two spies, one of them a beautiful woman, trick the stooges into stealing a new submarine. The boys turn the table on the spies and capture them. When the real Admiral shows up, Curly's reenacts the capture and accidentally detonates a bomb, blowing them all to kingdom come. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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admiral | spy | sailor | tailor | submarine | See All (33) »

Genres:

Comedy | Short

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 January 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Submarine Behave! See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Production number 419. See more »

Goofs

Off-screen crew members can be heard laughing along with Vernon Dent when Curly gets pulled along with the spring and hits his head on a table. See more »

Quotes

Moe: I'm gonna change my socks... what an experience!
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Connections

Edited into They Stooge to Conga (1943) See more »

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Good Three Stooges short!
5 August 2004 | by Movie NuttballSee 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 an unusual Three Stooges short. Harry Semels, Phyllis Barry, James C. Morton, Vernon Dent, Bud Jamison, Dick Curtis, Lew Davis, Ned Glass, and Cy Schindell are in this one. The Stooges are good in this one and so is the other cast members. This is a very different Three Stooges short and I think most Three Stooges fans will like it. Watch it today!


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