“Restless Knights” (1935) starring The Three Stooges / Z-View
Restless Knights (1935)
Director: Charles Lamont
Screenplay: Felix Adler
Stars: Curly Howard, Larry Fine, Moe Howard, Stanley Blystone and Walter Brennan
The boys learn they’re royalty! Larry is the Duke of Durham, Moe the Count of Fife and Curly is Baron of Grey Matter. They are tasked with protecting the Queen. Little do they know that a plan is underway to kill her and make our boys the fall guys!
Thoughts (beware of spoilers)…
Restless Knights was the first Stooges short to feature the now famous triple slap! The castle sets were originally created for Boris Karloff’s The Black Room.
Restless Knights earns 4 of 5 stars.