In this early Our Gang talkie, reluctant pugs Joe and Chubby duke it out over the lovely Jean (below). Farina, the promoter, makes each fighter believe that the other has agreed to take a dive.
Wallace Beery, Jackie Cooper
"Don't fail to get a ringside seat!" was the tagline for this weeper about a boozy, washed-up pug (Beery, above, who won an Oscar), his son, Dink, and sidekick, Sponge.
Moe Howard, Curly Howard, Larry Fine
Curly the Waiter KO's the Champ at a restaurant after hearing Larry play Pop Goes the Weasel on the violin.