1947

Fright Night

Release Date: 3/6/1947

Fight Managers Moe, Larry and Shemp are in a jam a local gangster has bet all his money that their champ will lose. This short marks the return of Shemp. Remade in “Fling in the Ring” (1955). Read More »


Out West

Release Date: 4/24/1947

The Stooges take refuge in the Red Dog Saloon, where a pretty girl named Nell informs them that the notorious Doc Barker has murdered her father and has the Arizona Kid locked up downstairs. The Stooges release the Arizona Kid and summon the cavalry, who arrive after the Stooges nab the Barker gang. Read More »


Hold That Lion

Release Date: 7/17/1947

The Stooges go after a crooked investment broker who has stolen their inheritance money. Curly makes a cameo appearance as a passenger on the train. The only Stooge short in which brothers Moe, Curly and Shemp appear together. Read More »


Brideless Groom

Release Date: 9/11/1947

Shemp has inherited $500,000 from his rich uncle Caleb, contingent upon his getting married in seven hours. Famous Emil Sitka line: “Hold hands you love birds.” Remade later as Stooge short Husbands Beware (1956). Read More »


Sing a Song of Six Pants

Release Date: 10/30/1947

The Stooges are the Pip Boys tailors who get involved with a bank bandit. Shemp decides they should capture the robber to get the reward. Later remade in “Rip, Sew and Stitch” (1953). Read More »


All Gummed Up

Release Date: 12/18/1947

The Stooges are pharmacists. In order to help a little old lady who has lost her home, they decide to invent a Fountain of Youth serum with amazing results. Later remade in “Bubble Trouble” (1953). Read More »