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Movies: ‘The Three Stooges’
patricks@lakevillejournal.com
Sean Hayes, Chris Diamantopoulos and Will Sasso as three stooges

Bobby and Peter Farrelly’s “The Three Stooges” is a splendidly sophomoric flick.That’s high school sophomore.

The story begins at a Catholic orphanage in the mid 1970s, to judge by the muscle car — blasting “Roadrunner” by The Modern Lovers — that whizzes by the entrance and dumps a duffel bag containing the infant Stooges on the doorstep.

They immediately assault Sister Mary-Mengele, played by Larry David, who, as co-creator of “Seinfeld,” cannot leave his Jewish schtick behind.

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