The stooges are secret agents, their mission is to protect professor sneed from kidnapping by foreign agents after his rocket fuel formula. Fuelin around three stooges wiki fandom powered by wikia. For film noir enthusiasts, it is a mandatory commodity. Two feature film offers for the stooges had been considered, but this proposed version of the group would never transpire, due to moe falling ill and dying shortly after its conception.
Fuelin around is a 1949 short subject directed by edward bernds starring american slapstick. He was called shemp because sam came out that way in his mothers thick litvak accent. The boys come up with a concoction they try to pass of as the real stuff, but are exposed when. Which is useful for the angels who have been sent down to make them fall in love. Samuel horwitz march 4, 1895 november 22, 1955, more known professionally as shemp howard was an american actor and comedian best known as a part of the three stooges comedy team. A film featuring the three stooges, titled the three stooges, started production on march 14, 2011, with 20th century fox and was directed by the farrelly brothers. Unidentified fuelin around 2, larry fine stunt double. The year 1949 in film involved some significant events. The stooges go to criminology school and graduate with the lowest possible honors. Larry is mistaken for the professor by foreign agents who kidnap the trio and take them to the country of anemia where they are ordered to produce the rocket fuel or be executed. Impact is a 1949 american film noir drama film directed by arthur lubin starring brian donlevy and ella raines. The stooges are back with the some of the best slapstick ever. Moses harry horwitz, known professionally as moe howard, was an american comedian best known as the leader of the three stooges, the farce comedy team who starred in motion pictures and television for four decades.
The shemp era marked a period of increased onscreen presence for larry, who had been relegated to a background role during the curly era. Another benefit from the shemp era was that larry was given more time on screen. Emils diary entry for his last day of work on fuelin around, friday, april 9, 1948. The three stooges filmography fuelin around july 7,1949. In fuelin around, the stooges are carpet layers working in the home of scientist professor snead, who has invented a super rocket fuel. Fake shemp or simply, shemp, is the term for someone who appears in a film as a replacement for another actor or person. Often cast alongside heroine christine mcintyre, mahoney appeared in the stooge films out west 1947, squareheads of the round table 1948 and its remake, knutzy knights 1954, fuelin around 1949 and punchy cowpunchers 1950. It is the 116th entry in the series released by columbia pictures starring the comedians, who released 190 shorts for the studio between 1934 and 1959. But celine is no cowering hostage, and the two develop an uneasy criminal partnership. Howard was born samuel horwitz in manhattan, new york on march 11. The three stooges films dealt with the idea that two professors bet on the outcome of turning the three stooges into gentlemenwith predictable results.
His distinctive hairstyle came about when he was a boy and cut off his curls with a pair of scissors, producing a ragged shape approximating a helmet or bowl. Throughout most of the curly era, larry was relegated to a background role, but by the time that shemp rejoined the stooges, larry was allotted equal footage, even becoming the focus of several films, in particular fuelin around 1949 and he cooked his goose 1952. It is easily one of the best 3 stooges films with shemp not that other films with shemp are necessarily bad. Entertainment officially acquired the rights this week to the long unproduced film project entitled the final symphony, which has reportedly been floating around in various states of production with seven different studios since 1935 the script, believed to have been originally written seven and a half decades ago as a vehicle for. Fuelin around 1949 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Burbank, caaccording to hollywood sources, warner bros. Between his times with the stooges, he had a successful solo career as a film comedian.
Fuelin around is the 116th short film released by columbia pictures in 1949 starring american slapstick comedy team the three stooges moe howard, larry fine and shemp howard. The critic found the film enjoyable especially because of its clever cameos and overall spoofing of hollywood and warner bros. There are great shot in here of kitchen appliances, cooking, shelves, serving wear, and cake. Includes curlys final 10 shorts and shemps first 14. The story in hot stuff is a cold war satire like 1949s fuelin around with the boys as secret agents trying to protect a scientist emil sitka and his new rocket fuel from falling into the hands of the leader of anemia, who wants to dominate urania. Get the best deal for 16mm comedy film stocks from the largest online selection at. It precedes the stooges scifiouter space films by almost a decade. Filmed entirely in california, the film included scenes filmed in. The three stooges were an american vaudeville and comedy act of the mid20th century, best known for their numerous columbia short subject films that are still syndicated on television. He starred in two western television series, the range rider and yancy derringer. With moe howard, larry fine, shemp howard, christine mcintyre. Scottiedtv and another ultrasick, perfectly awesome truck again.
In the vide we share with you today, what youre going to see is an incredibly cool. He played tarzan in two feature films and was associated in various capacities with several other tarzan productions. In an ideal world, their love would flourish, but this isnt an ideal situation. Trivia, description, cast and episodes list for the three stooges short films. From wikipedia, the free encyclopedia samuel born shmuel horwitz march 11, 1895 november 22, 1955, known professionally as shemp howard, was an american actor and comedian. In 1955, stooge shemp howard died suddenly of a heart attack. Great film dedicated to the science of kitchen life. Brand, one of ww iis most decorated combat soldiers, parlayed his primitive visage and simmering rage into a successful film career of nutjobs, heavies and hemen. Fuelin around 1949, number 116 starts with larrys resemblance to albert einsteinor at least a. The stooges are carpet layers working in the home of scientist professor snead, who has invented a super rocket fuel. Moes referring to shemp as red shoes nicely dates the film, while larry using moes head as a tomtom in the closing shot is well done.
Two of the teams finest efforts, brideless groom and who done it. The comedians released 190 short films for the studio between 1934 and 1959. Fuelin around july 7,1949 the three stooges filmography. Because of his curly hair, larry is mistaken for the professor, and the stooges are kidnapped in his place, and taken to the state of anemia. Early in the gritty film noir boxing classic the setup a closeup reveals tired, battered veteran boxer ryan, his years of wear and tear visible in the generous layer of scar tissue over his eyes and his mashed left cauliflower ear. Saving the housewife from chores around the kitchen.
Media in category 1949 in film the following 4 files are in this category, out of 4 total. This includes all 1949 films that can also be found in the subcategories. The term references the comedy trio the three stooges. The script is decent and for the most part it is interesting. The film has been in what one critic has dubbed development hell. Fuelin around is a 1949 short subject directed by edward bernds starring american slapstick comedy team the three stooges moe howard, larry fine and shemp howard. He is best known today for his role as the third stooge in the three stooges, a role he first portrayed at the beginning of the act in the early 1920s 19231932 while the act was still associated with ted healy. Fuelin around 1949 a columbia pictures short subject. The official filmography and three stooges companion. Their fathers are sworn enemies, agreeing on only one thing. Their appearance is disguised using methods such as heavy makeup, filming from the back, or perhaps only showing an arm or a foot.
The boys join the police force and are assigned to track down a. The film title is a pun on the expression fooling around. The three stooges color craziness public domain movies. This film basically works because of the work of brian donlevy. Fuelin around is a very funny short film, and i recommend it its on dvd as part of the three stooges collection, vol. Larry died five years later on january 24, 1975, and moe died the same year on.
Today i was through with my small scenes by noon, but hung around anyway for a while. Cast in credits order complete, awaiting verification. Jacques joseph omahoney february 7, 1919 december 14, 1989, known professionally as jock mahoney, was an american actor and stuntman. By the time shemp rejoined the stooges, larry was allotted equal footage, even becoming the focus of several films fuelin around, he cooked his goose. November 15 following the prior years supreme court decision in united states v. Tcm messageboards post your comments here add your comment. Script has been floating around hollywood for 75 years. Her script choices, restless knights, we want our mummy and yes, we have no bonanza are compatible with the three films in volume ix of rcacolumbias three stooges video cassette, enabling fans and collectors alike to follow a three stooges script at the same time they watch the completed film on their television screens. Get the best deals on 16mm action film stock when you shop the largest online selection at. The carpet dialog referenced come about as thats their cover carpet layers. The symington family, with scottish, english and portuguese ancestry, has been present in the douro for ve generations since 1882 and through the current generations great grandmother, the familys links to the wines of the douro span 14 generations, to the mid17th century and to the very beginnings of the history of port. Credit the warner brothers with being able to take a joke. In films, the stooges were commonly known by their first names of moe, larry, and curly, or as moe, larry, and shemp among other lineups, depending on the.
The film had been in what one critic has dubbed development hell. Mahoney had large speaking roles in these films, and often played his scenes for laughs. Wikimedia commons has media related to 1949 films for convenience, all 1949 films should be included in this category. The best is at the end where we see the mom, dad and the 2.
Sitka played sappington, the uppercrust butler, who was an excellent foil for the three stoogesand the target of several pies as well. The stooges are carpet layers working in the home of a scientist, professor sneed, who has invented a super rocket fuel. This is the first stooge film since booby dupes 1945 to satirize a political enemy the quest for the super rocket fuel is one weapongeneration after the televanian 9 submarine from three little sew and sews 1939. Pages in category 1949 films the following 38 pages are in this category, out of 38 total. Upon shemps return, he was allotted equal onscreen time, even becoming the focus of several films, in particular fuelin around 1949 and he cooked his goose 1952. They disguise as carpet layers and go to sneeds house, but larry is mistaken for professor sneed and kidnapped along with moe and shemp. Unfollow 16mm 3 stooges to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Fuelin around 1949 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors. The stooges filmed this comic travelogue in the fall of 1969 as a tv pilot designed originally for 39 halfhour shows, but tragedy struck as larry suffered a debilitating stroke on january 9, 1970.141 1611 814 1643 1179 583 421 243 378 1593 1621 723 645 524 177 1422 867 999 898 949 50 363 565 795 487 91 1349 320 402 656 949 883 770 1228 1536 553 1270 1164 141 405 263 350 1374 1419 722 455 1345 337