Scooby Doo: The Ghost of the Red Baron
Scooby Doo meets The Three Stooges in “The Ghost of the Red Baron”.
From The New Scooby Doo Movies, The Three Stooges return to help the gang solve a new mystery about corn fertilization, crop dusting, and the Red Baron. With Curly Joe learning to fly, the Stooges are more dangerous than ever.
The guest stars
Giving up their theme park, The Three Stooges bet their entire future on Curly Joe’s pilot license.
The Stooges make home at the local airfield.
The villain, the mystery, and the technology
The Ghost of the Red Baron seeks vengeance for his death over France by haunting crops in the United States. Crop dusters are his best game since World War I.
Lowering property values by swapping fertilizer for herbicide in a bid to speculate real estate before the county builds a new jet airfield.
A hook and cable to give the illusion of flying. Coiled springs in boots gave the ghost the energetic, yet bouncy personality.
Unanswered questions of curiosity
A remote control airplane. Today, we would call it a drone.
“I keep putting fertilizer on it everyday and it gets worse instead of better.” – Ever consider that was the problem?
There’s so many things wrong with this.
Not a terrible episode, we say goodbye to The Three Stooges final appearance in the Scooby Doo universe. Our classic short favorites, appear in their legendary jump suits, drop in out of nowhere to battle the Red Baron in the skies over fields of dead farmland. “The Ghost of the Red Baron” may not be an elaborate episode, but it takes us from farms to airfields to farm houses. The mischievous Baron is part ghost, part clown. His unusual jumpy movements would give little children nightmares.
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