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Hope, Bob 1903-2003

Overview
Works: 1,660 works in 2,853 publications in 3 languages and 49,301 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biography  Musical films  Road films  Humor  History  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Host, Singer, Narrator, Speaker, Interviewer, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Other, Director, Commentator
Classifications: PN2287.H63, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bob Hope
Road to Bali by Hal Walker( Visual )

79 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince
Bob Hope : my life in jokes by Bob Hope( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To mark his 100th birthday, Bob Hope, along with his daughter Linda, compile hundreds of jokes he has told throughout the years interweaving how they reflected his own life
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace
Bob Hope's Confessions of a hooker : my lifelong love affair with golf by Bob Hope( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Japanese and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spotlights the memorable moments of more than fifty years of golfing
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( Visual )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone survivors of a ship wreck in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture
I never left home by Bob Hope( Book )

17 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to Utopia( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bing and Bob get caught up in a race to stake their claim to the veins of a Klondike gold mine after nabbing the deed from a couple of vicious killers. Since the boys themselves are skipping town after a shady deal, they decide to adopt the murderers' identities and take the opportunity to get to know the beautiful and ambitious Dorothy Lamour. The fourth in the Hope-Crosby "Road" series
Road to Singapore by Victor Schertzinger( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When junior shipping mogul Josh Mallon comes too close to getting hitched, he and his best buddy Ace Lannigan run to the furthest point they can find on a map--Singapore. The first of the famous "Road" pictures starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby as a team of irrepressible bachelors. The scenery includes Dorothy Lamour as the beautiful live-in housekeeper they bring home
Pioneers of primetime( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. This program features interviews with the legends of early television blended with a treasure trove of rare television footage. Six years in the making, this program chronicles television comedy's pedigree, from Vaudeville, through radio, to the Golden Age of Television. These legendary entertainers provide a fascinating first hand account of what it was like to launch the new medium of television
Road to Zanzibar by Victor Schert( Visual )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 2nd of the "Road" pictures, a couple of scheming carnival performers leave town after selling a phony diamond mine to a tough guy who doesn't appreciate the joke. They end up in Zanzibar where they meet a couple of female entertainers who lure them into the jungle and introduce them to a tribe of hungry cannibals
The Lemon drop kid( Visual )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racetrack betting tipster at a Florida racetrack offers some "good advice" and lives to regret it. It's his money or his life when mobster Moose Moran gives him until Christmas to make up a $10,000 error
The paleface( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid frontier dentist finds himself gunslinging alongside the fearless Calamity Jane as she fights off outlaws and Indians
Son of Paleface( Visual )

13 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man heads out west to claim his fathers inheritance, and teams up with a cowboy and his horse to get to the bottom of a gold shipment robbery. An attractive female outlaw must save the hapless hero along the way
The best of Johnny Carson and friends!( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 35 episodes of classic television: The Johnny Carson Show, Carson's Cellar, The Johnny Carson Morning Show, Who Do You Trust?, The Jack Benny Program, Bobby Darin and Friends, Frank Sinatra Timex Special, Timex All Star Comedy Show, Caesar's Hour, Colgate Comedy Hour, The Martha Raye Show, Shower of Stars, Stars in the Eye, The Milton Berle Show
The ghost breakers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Lawrence (Hope), a Manhattan radio commentator sought in connection with a murder he did not commit, eludes New York police by hiding in a steamer trunk. Soon the trunk and Larry are aboard a ship bound for Cuba, where the trunk's owner, pretty Mary Carter (Goddard), is sailing to take possession of a recent inheritance: a haunted castle
The road to Hong Kong( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Crosby) and Chester (Hope) travel to Tibet to search for a drug to restore Chester's memory. Once they find the cure, Chester's memory becomes so good that he accidentally memorizes a secret formula for space navigation. Soon the two meet up with a beautiful spy (Collins) and get slightly sidetracked ... to another planet!
The road to Hollywood : my 40-year love affair with the movies by Bob Hope( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last Christmas show by Bob Hope( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't shoot, it's only me : Bob Hope's comedy history of the United States by Bob Hope( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Hope's story of being there with the jokes at every vital point during the last half century of America's history
Five women I love; Bob Hope's Vietnam story by Bob Hope( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bob Hop

Bob Hope acteur américain

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Bob Hope American comedian, actor, singer and dancer

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Bob Hope attore e cantante statunitense

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Hope, Leslie T. 1903-2003

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Hope, Robert 1903-2003

Robertus Hope

Townes Hope, Leslie 1903-2003

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Top HatBob Hope's Confessions of a hooker : my lifelong love affair with golfRoad to ZanzibarThe palefaceThe ghost breakersThe road to Hong KongBob Hope : a life in comedy