Musty Musketeers

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Musty Musketeers
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Directed byJules White
Produced byJules White
Written byFelix Adler
Jack White
StarringMoe Howard
Larry Fine
Shemp Howard
Vernon Dent
Virginia Hunter
Philip Van Zandt
Heinie Conklin
Diana Darrin
Sherry O'Neil
Joe Palma
Wanda Perry
Norma Randall
Ruth White
CinematographyGert Andersen
Edited byEdwin H. Bryant
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • May 13, 1954 (1954-05-13) (U.S.)
Running time
15:55
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Musty Musketeers is the 154th short film released by Columbia Pictures in 1954 starring American slapstick comedy team The Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Larry Fine and Shemp Howard). The comedians released 190 short films for the studio between 1934 and 1959.

Plot[edit]

The Stooges wish to marry their sweethearts, but are forbidden by Old King Cole (Vernon Dent) until Princess Alisha (Virginia Hunter) weds Prince Gallant III of Rhododendron "when the flowers bloom in the Spring." Unfortunately, evil magician Murgatroyd (Philip Van Zandt) has his own plans to marry Alisha, and promptly abducts her. The Stooges do their best to foil his plot.

Production notes[edit]

Musty Musketeers is a remake of 1948's Fiddlers Three, using ample recycled footage.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Solomon, Jon. (2002) The Complete Three Stooges: The Official Filmography and Three Stooges Companion, p. 437; Comedy III Productions, Inc., ISBN 0-9711868-0-4

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