The Vitaphone Comedy Collection: Volume Two: Shemp Howard 1933-1937
- Rated NR
- Genre: Comedy-Classic
- Release Date: 2/18/2014
Shemp Howard. Moe Howard’s brother Shemp was one of the original Three Stooges, but found himself wanting to try a stint of his own. Shemp quickly rose from bit parts and hit the jackpot as the character Knobby Walsh in the Joe Palooka series. A sampling from the second Vitaphone set includes Gobs of Fun (1933), Daredevil O’Dare (1934), So You Won’t T-T-T-Talk (1934), Why Pay Rent? (1935), Joe Palooka: Here’s Howe (1936), Joe Palooka: The Choke’s on You (1936), Joe Palooka: Taking the Count (1937) and 14 more on 2 DVDs. 1933–37/b&w/approx. 7 hrs/NR/fullscreen.