Lewis , the Stooges try to think of a way to raise the needed cash. They are discovered and must escape into the woods. Shemp was later replaced by brother Curly Howard born Jerome Lester Horwitz in 1932. Small town boy made good, producer Larry returns to his home farm town. Some crooks come into their restaurant and convince the boys to recover the stolen Rootin Tootin diamond. The Stooges suspect it is Elmo, a muscular bully who works at their plant. Finally, the Stooges will decide the wager by their behavior at a fancy society party.
Anyway, a lot of people have a problem with the slapping, the bonking, the poking, the twisting, etc. He releases them, and they return to work at their restaurant, the Elite Café. Larry's plan backfires when Shemp catches him and lets Moe deliver some punishment. When they come out of their trance and realize their predicament they fall into a window and foil a robbery in progress thus earning reward money to pay for Mary's operation. When the baby sitter shows up, she looks like one of the zombies and the boys exit in a hurry. The Stooges play janitors who work at a newspaper office, begging to be given a chance to become reporters. The Stooges help them escape, using their secret formula to fuel a jeep.
When the crooks give chase, the Stooges hide in a sporting goods store where Curly shoots a dummy, which they mistake for a real person. 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. After being kicked out from their place, the new bridegrooms vow revenge on Shemp for introducing them. A professor bets that he can turn the Stooges into gentlemen. They meet three girl dancers in the situation and get a small part in a big producers show at the shipyard. If you choose Watch Now, the video will instantly stream to your computer and you may later stream it on another compatible device.
Some people love to hate on the Stooges, but they laugh when someone rehashes one of their bits for the umpteenth time. They are then shown relating the story of their adventure to an assembled group. After an excruciating session, Moe enters his classroom to tell Shemp that his uncle had died and left him an inheritance of five hundred thousand dollars. They enter Curly in a milking contest at the county fair, but his technique leaves something to be desired, and he quickly falls behind the champ. They embark on an expedition with 16mm camera in hand, ready to film whatever they find. The boys go on the case and pose as night watchmen at an antiques store.
The Stooges are booted off the force and wind up as ditch diggers. Shemp cannot collect the money unless he is married which horrifies Shemp within 48 hours after the reading of the will. Moe is also in love with Shemp's girl. They are hired, but must pose as guests to work unobserved. To elude the sheriff they disguise themselves as Indians. As the ship is about to crash, the scene changes to the annual meeting of the Liars Club, where the Stooges win the prize as the biggest liars in the world. Shemp departed the act in 1932 to pursue a solo career and was replaced by younger brother.
Moe and Larry tell him to forget about that horse and instead focus on their sister Bertie. Sneed is developing a rocket fuel in secret for the government. When Curly hits the spear thrower with one of his own spears, the boys are on the run once again. The Stooges impersonate Scotsmen at party to fool the prospective buyer. They manage to catch a couple of thieves masquerading as guests before the whole party degenerates into a pie fight.
Columbia Laff Hour introduced in 1956 was a random assortment that included the Stooges among other Columbia comedians like , , and ; the content and length varied from one theater to the next. Then they learn that Curly has only been left sixty-seven cents. They have no luck until they show up at the house of an eccentric inventor where they are hired as caretakers. After many attempts to teach them etiquette, he brings them to a fancy society party. Joe wakes up to suffer some abuse from the real Birdie Moe in drag , when he tells her he dreamed she was a horse. It would have been great had there been some bonus material, but I agree that they're probably saving it for the later sets that will cover the later Shemp era and the Joe Besser era, to help to up their sales potential. The Stooges meet up with eccentric Professor A.
The show is a hit and the Stooges marry the girls and head to Niagara Falls for their honeymoon. Moe cracks, and wraps Larry's trombone slides around the quartet's neck. Graduating with the lowest possible honors, the boys join the police force and they receive an assignment, which is to search for a bandit called the Eel who is going to rob the Biltless Hotel. They learn that the Emir of Shmo has absconded with the contraband jewel. At their jobs in a theater, where they hope to earn money for an operation for Mary, they witness a hypnotist, doing his act. The Stooges then work their way to basement to shut the water off.