The Three Stooges Show

Season 24 Episode 3

A Merry Mix-Up

Aired Daily 6:00 PM Mar 28, 1957 on AMC



  • Trivia

    • When the Stooges meet their "identical" twin brothers, it is quite obvious that some of the men are doubles when their faces are glimpsed.

  • Quotes

    • Moe: We'd better retreat!
      Joe: Not me! I like to watch women fight over me!

    • (Leona kisses Larry.)
      Larry: Just what the doctor ordered.
      Leona: Then here's another prescription.
      (She kisses him again.)

    • Moe: Just make it a bottle of champagne.
      Joe: With bubbles.
      Larry: Yeah, the cheap variety!

    • Waiter: Will this table do?
      Joe: It has pretty legs.

    • Larry: Where do ya wanna go?
      Joe: I dunno. Where do you wanna go?
      Larry: I dunno. Where do you wanna go?
      Joe: I dunno. Where do you wanna go?
      Moe: Quiet, you stoops! C'mon, let's go.
      Larry and Joe: 'Where do you wanna go?
      Moe: I dunno. Where do you... come on, get the coats!

    • (Moe bonks Joe on the head and he runs around yelling in pain.)
      Moe: Joe, Joe, Joe, Joe! What's the matter?
      Joe: Nothing! But nice piece of acting though, wasn't it?

    • Joe: We need something to cheer us up...
      Larry: Yeah, like girls to cheer us up!
      Moe: What'll you have? Blonde, brunette, or henna color?
      Larry: Oh, henna color at all!

    • (The Stooges think about their long-lost brothers.)
      Moe: The poor guys must have been lost in action.
      Larry: What a break! Gosh, what a break! Worst break I ever had! They all owed me money!

  • Notes

    • This film's working title was "A Merry Marriage Mix-up"

    • Final Stooges short for actress Nanette Bordeaux, who died September 20, 1956, six months before this film was released. She had been appearing in Stooges films since 1950.

    • The plot and many of the gags are taken from Laurel & Hardy's Our Relations (1936).

  • Allusions