Left on a nun's doorstep, Larry, Curly and Moe grow up finger-poking, nyuk-nyuking and woo-woo-wooing their way to uncharted levels of knuckleheaded misadventure. Out to save their childhood home, only The Three Stooges could become embroiled in an oddball murder plot...while also stumbling into starring in a phenomenally successful TV reality show.
- Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly
- Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly, Mike Cerrone
- Sean Hayes, Will Sasso, Chris Diamantopoulos, Jane Lynch, Jennifer Hudson, Sofia Vergara, Craig Bierko, Stephen Collins, Larry David
For the Farrellys, The Three Stooges is a labor of love. For non-believers, it's merely a labor.Peter Travers, Rolling Stone, 04.13.2012
The leads acquit themselves in the physical comedy, resurrecting shtick honed on a thousand-and-one vaudeville stages, and recreated in as many playgrounds.Nick Pinkerton, Village Voice, 04.16.2012
The movie is so infantile that it achieves a special kind of purity and gentleness.David Denby, New Yorker, 04.22.2012
You would think that after a quarter-century in development at four different studios, somebody would have figured out how to make a funny movie about the Three Stooges.Lou Lumenick, New York Post, 04.12.2012