This is Bob Hope...

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Explores Bob Hope"s life and eight-decade career.

Other titlesAmerican masters (Television program). This is Bob Hope.
Statementproducer, John Scheinfeld, Dave Harding, Richard Zoglin, Richard Gurman, Jim Hardy ; director, John Scheinfeld
ContributionsAllen, Woody, 1935- on-screen participant, interviewee, Cavett, Dick, on-screen participant, interviewee, Cho, Margaret, on-screen participant, interviewee
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2287.H67 T45 2017
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] /
Pagination1 videodisc (120 min.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26945314M
ISBN 101531703208
LC Control Number2017050691

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Comedy legend Bob Hope was a top star in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio, in movies, on TV and through decades of USO tours around the world. He also had one of the longest show-business marriage.

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From his one-night stands in vaudeville to countless performances for servicemen on U.S. military bases across the globe, this delightfully candid book of funny.

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This Is Bob Hope (DVD): During his eight-decade career, Bob Hope was the only performer to achieve top-rated success in every form of mass entertainment: Vaudeville, Broadway, movies, radio, television, popular song and personal appearances, including hosting the Academy Awards a record 19 times and his annual USO Christmas military tours.

During his eight-decade career, Bob Hope was the only performer to achieve top-rated success in every form of mass entertainment: Vaudeville, Broadway, movies, radio, television, popular song and personal appearances, including hosting the Academy Awards a record 19.

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