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Pop Goes the Easel (1935)

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The stooges are down and out. With a cop chasing them, they flee into an artists studio where they are mistaken for students. The cop continues to hunt for them and they use a variety of ... See full summary »

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Del Lord

Writer:

Felix Adler (story and screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Moe Howard ... Moe (as Moe)
Larry Fine ... Larry (as Larry)
Curly Howard ... Curley (as Curley)
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Storyline

The stooges are down and out. With a cop chasing them, they flee into an artists studio where they are mistaken for students. The cop continues to hunt for them and they use a variety of disguises and tactics to elude him. A wild clay throwing fight ends the film. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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Help! Help! They're loose again!

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Comedy | Short

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 March 1935 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pop Goes the Easel See more »

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Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The opening scenes were filmed on the 100 block of N. Larchmont Blvd in Los Angeles, right across the street from the Larchmont Theater. At that time, The Painted Veil (1934) was showing--you can read it on the marquee. See more »

Goofs

When the Stooges are attempting to help the distressed painter with the blotch of sunlight on his canvas, Larry has drawn a circle with a dot in the middle, while Moe makes an "X." However, throughout the next few shots, those brushstrokes disappear and re-appear on the canvas. It's most visible when Curly moves to the side and blocks the sunlight, then moves back (no strokes there), and also before Moe splashes black paint on the entire easel (strokes are visible). See more »

Quotes

French Art Student: Gentlemen
[Moe, Larry, and Curly turn around to look for the gentlemen]
French Art Student: I am an artiste!
Larry: I am an artiste too!
Curley: Oh, a pair of drawers, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk.
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Alternate Versions

In 2006, a computer colorized version was released as part of Columbia's "ChromaChoice" collection in a DVD entitled "The Three Stooges: Stooges on the Run". See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Benny Hill Show: Show 18 (1973) See more »

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11 September 2018 | by davjazzer-43068See all my reviews

A friend of mine thinks that the opening shot of Larry is filmed in front of what became Dino's Lounge on 77 Sunset Strip. The sign says Richfield. Any Hollywood buffs have some input? Thanks.


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