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Author Fleming, Michael, 1960-

Title The Three Stooges : amalgamated morons to American icons : an illustrated history / by Michael Fleming.

Published New York : Doubleday, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.430 FLEM    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xiv, 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Filmography: page
Contents Foreword / Mel Gibson -- 1. A Stooge Is Born in Brooklyn -- 2. Moc and Shemp Become Accidental Stooges -- 3. A Fine Find -- 4. From Vaudeville to Hollywood -- 5. The Ted Offensive -- 6. A Curly Convergence -- 7. A Long Relationship Begins -- 8. Healy After the Stooges -- 9. And a Scowling Stooge Shall Lead Them -- 10. The Golden Age of Stooge Shorts -- 11. The Stooges Fight World War Two - from Hollywood -- 12. Curly's Collapse -- 13. TV Eye-Pokes the Two-Reelers -- 14. Stooges sans Shemp -- 15. Out of Business, out of Options -- 16. TV Resurrects the Stooges -- 17. Last Laugh for the Stooges -- 18. The Final Curtain -- The Legacy -- The Shorts.
Summary "From the Stooges' humble origins to movie stardom to comedy legends, there's something here for every level of fan - from folks who watched them on television as a kid to Stooge scholars and certified "knuckleheads." Featuring over two hundred photographs, many of them rare; interviews with Stooge friends and families; and a complete filmography with every "woob-woob" and crashed society cocktail party lovingly detailed, this book will be treasured by all Stoogedom."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Three Stooges (Comedy team)
Comedians -- United States -- Biography.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0385488807