"The Three Stooges"
Comedy. Rated PG. 1 hour, 32 minutes.
by 20th Century Fox
Upton, Chris Diamantopoulos, Will Sasso and Sean Hayes in
20th Century Fox's "The Three Stooges" - 2012
Written and directed
by Peter and Bobby Farrelly, and starring Will Sasso as Larry,
Chris Diamantopoulos as Moe and Sean Hayes as Curly, this is a
movie for all ages to enjoy. With their sound effects of smacking
each other around and eye pokes, this slapstick comedy is just
like the original series of misadventures.
The storyline begins
as three babies, Larry, Moe and Curly are dropped off on the doorstep
of the Sisters of Mercy Orphanage. As they grow up, they get into
all kinds of mischief with the nuns. Some of the nuns, played
by Larry David, Jane Lynch and Jennifer Hudson, can hardly handle
When prospective parents
arrive and choose only Moe, he tries to convince them to take
on Larry and Curly also. But they refuse since it will be too
much for them to handle. So Moe is dropped off back at the orphanage
only for the new parents to choose another child.
When the orphanage
is in debt $830,000 and at risk of closing down, the Stooges try
to raise the money somehow. In the middle of the movie, the cast
of The Jersey Shore is written in and Moe becomes a movie
star. As time goes on, they find themselves in the middle of a
Scenes were shot all
over Georgia in the cities of Atlanta, Cartersville, Sandy Springs
and Stone Mountain.
I thought the movie
was well done, and the characters definitely look like the real
thing. The movie runs one hour and 32 minutes.
credit: 20th Century Fox
Three Stooges movie poster