The Three Stooges Online Filmography
"A little heavy on the angora bitters, in fact, I think the goat walked right through it, I'm sure." - Moe (NO CENSUS, NO FEELING, 1940)

Welcome! is the home of The Three Stooges Online Filmography, a complete film history of the funniest guys that ever appeared in motion pictures!

The Three Stooges have been cracking up millions with their antics for 85 years. From their start in films with Ted Healy in the early 1930's, through their glory days with Columbia, to their own feature films in the 1960's - the Stooges film career spanned over forty years, and they're still just as popular today! We have every film appearance the Three Stooges - all six of them! - ever made, including their solo appearances.

There are 921 short subjects, feature films and other media that had one or more of the Stooges appearing in the cast. Here is a breakdown of the filmography, by "Stooge Team":

The Three Stooges Online Filmography

Stooge Team Dates Shorts Films Other TV Total
Ted Healy and His Stooges (THS) 1930 - 1934 6 10 4 0 20
Moe, Larry and Curly (MLC) 1934 - 1947 97 9 14 0 120
Moe, Larry and Shemp (MLS) 1947 - 1956 77 3 1 15 96
Moe, Larry and Joe (MLJ) 1957 - 1959 16 1 0 0 17
The Columbia Shorts (Total): 1934-1959 190  
Moe, Larry and Curly Joe (MLD) 1959 - 1970 2 8 44 33 87
Moe Howard (Solo) (SMH) 1933 - 1973 3 4 1 10 18
Curly Howard (Solo) (SCH) 1934 1 0 0 0 1
Shemp Howard (Solo) (SSH) 1933 - 1949 54 48 1 1 104
Ted Healy and Larry Fine (Solo) (STH_SLF) 1933 0 1 0 0 1
Joe Besser (Solo) (SJB) 1938 - 1976 13 28 0 281 322
Joe DeRita (Solo) (SJD) 1943 - 1958 4 8 0 5 17
Ted Healy (Solo) (STH) 1926 - 1938 5 25 2 0 32
Moe Howard and Curly Howard (Solo) (SMH_SCH) 1933 - 1934 1 1 0 0 2
Shemp Howard and Joe Besser (Solo) (SSH_SJB) 1949 0 1 0 0 1
Larry Fine (Solo) (SLF) 1973 - 1974 0 0 0 6 6
Miscellaneous Appearances (MISC) Any 1 5 8 62 76
Ted Healy and Curly Howard (Solo) (STH_SCH) 1934 0 1 0 0 1
Totals: 280 153 75 413 921

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Moe, Larry and Joe
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Professor Jones and the Stooges travel to the planet Sunev, and greet its inhabitants' leader the Grand Zilch, and his military commander the High Mucky Muck. The Stooges' gracious welcome, and dinner celebration with three amazon beauties, hides a Sunevian plot to conquer the Earth with an army of prehistoric zombies. Jones and the Stooges learn of the invasion plot, but find their attempt to foil the aliens' plans complicated when they accidentally release one of the zombies.

The Zombie was portrayed by Dan Blocker, misspelled "Don Blocker" in the opening credits. Mr. Blocker went on to fame as 'Hoss Cartwright' in NBC's long-running western series BONANZA from 1959 - 1972.

Costar Diana Darrin was interviewed at the 2006 Fan Club Meeting in Fort Washington PA, and her interview appears in The Three Stooges Journal # 118 (Summer 2006). Ms. Darrin was also a guest of the 1993 Three Stooges Convention in Philadelphia; see Journal # 67 (Fall 1993).

Sunevian costars Arline Hunter and Diana Darrin reunited at a Three Stooges costar event in Burbank CA on Feb. 17, 2007; The Three Stooges Journal # 121 (Spring 2007) contains the story and photos.

Arline Hunter was Playboy Playmate of the Month, August 1954.

Cast Members: Joe Besser (Joe) · Larry Fine (Larry) · Moe Howard (Moe) · Emil Sitka (Professor Jones) · Gene Roth (Grand Zilch of Zunev) · Phil Van Zandt (High Mucky Muck) · Arline Hunter (Zunevian woman) · Diana Darrin (Zunevian woman) · Harriette Tarler (Zunevian woman) · Dan Blocker (Goon) · Joe Palma (Capt. Tsimmis) · Moe Howard (Little Moe) · Larry Fine (Little Larry) · Joe Besser (Little Joe) · Unidentified (Babysitter)

Production Crew: Jules White (Producer) · Jules White (Director) · Jack White (Story and Screenplay) · William Bradford (Director of Photography) · Harold White (Film Editor) · Walter Holscher (Art Director) · Sidney Clifford (Set Decoration) · Max Stein (Assistant Director)

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Widow Jenkins has just sold her farm to three swindlers. Meanwhile, Curly has the uncanny talent of having his wishes come true, and when he wishes for a car, the boys find one... the swinders' abandoned car. Driving to the Jenkins farm, they're treated to a nice meal and greeted by the woman's three beautiful daughters. To repay her for the hospitality, the Stooges attempt to fix the water pump and accidentally discover that the farm is sitting on an oil well. Realizing that the widow's been swindled, the boys set out to stop the crooks and win the hearts of her three daughters.

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