Bob Hope
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Bob Hope
*May 29, 1903 Eltham, London, England, UK
as Leslie Townes Hope
July 27, 2003 Toluca Lake, California, USA

English-born American comedian and actor.

Films

2002

Meine Schwester Maria
The Kid Stays in the Picture

1999

The Source

1994

Forrest Gump
Thats Entertainment! III

1986

A Masterpiece of Murder

1985

Spies Like Us

1979

The Muppet Movie

1974

Hearts and Minds

1973

The World at War

1969

How to Commit Marriage

1966

Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number!
The Oscar
Not with My Wife, You Don't!

1963

Call Me Bwana

1962

The Road to Hong Kong

1961

Bachelor in Paradise

1959

Alias Jesse James
The Five Pennies

1958

Paris Holiday
The Geisha Boy

1957

Beau James
The Heart of Show Business

1956

The Iron Petticoat

1955

The Seven Little Foys

1954

Casanova's Big Night

1953

Scared Stiff
Off Limits
Here Come the Girls

1952

The Greatest Show on Earth
Road to Bali
Son of Paleface
The Story of Will Rogers

1951

My Favorite Spy
The Lemon Drop Kid

1950

Fancy Pants
Cassino to Korea

1949

The Great Lover
Sorrowful Jones

1948

The Paleface

1947

Variety Girl
My Favorite Brunette
Road to Rio
Where There's Life

1946

Road to Utopia
Monsieur Beaucaire

1945

Story of G.I. Joe

1944

The Princess and the Pirate

1943

They Got Me Covered
Show-Business at War

1942

My Favorite Blonde
Road to Morocco
Star-Spangled Rhythm

1941

Road to Zanzibar
Caught in the Draft
Louisiana Purchase
Nothing But the Truth

1940

Road to Singapore
The Ghost Breakers

1939

The Cat and the Canary
Never Say Die

1938

The Big Broadcast of 1938
College Swing
Give Me a Sailor


Imdb: 0001362

VIAF: 10033427
Books by Bob Hope
Bob Hope
I Never Left Home
New York 1944

Bob Hope
Have Tux, Will Travel
New York 1954

Bob Hope and Bob Thomas
The Road to Hollywood
Garden City, N.Y. 1977

Bob Hope and Melville Shavelson
Don't Shoot, It's Only Me
New York 1990
Books on Bob Hope
James L. Neibaur
The Bob Hope Films
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2005

Lawrence J. Quirk
Bob Hope, the Road Well-Travelled
New York, 1999

Jenny Curtis
Bob Hope
New York, 1999

William Robert Faith
Bob Hope, a life in comedy
New York, 1982

Charles Thompson
Bob Hope
New York, 1981

Joe Morella/Edward Z. Epstein/Eleanor Clark
The Amazing Careers of Bob Hope, From Gags to Riches
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1973
Books with substantial mentioning of Bob Hope
Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

Jeffrey Robinson
Teamwork, The Cinema
London/New York, 1982

Frank Manchel
The Box-Office Clowns, Bob Hope, Jerry Lewis, Mel Brooks, Woody Allen
New York, 1979

James Robert Parish and William T. Leonard with Gregory W. Mank and Charles Hoyt
The Funsters
New Rochelle, New York, 1979

Friederike Mat (ed.)
Unsere Filmlieblinge, Ein Bilderbuch
Wien, München, Düsseödorf, Bozen, 1956
Books with an entry on Bob Hope
Chistine Tomassini, Editor, Jim Craddock and Michael J. Tyrkus , Contributing Editors
Magill's Cinema Annual 2004, 23rd Edition. A Survey of the Films of 2003
Detroit..., 2004

David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Anthony Slide (ed.)
Selected Vaudeville Criticism
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1988

Stanley Appelbaum and James Camner (editors)
Stars of the American Musical Theater in Historic Photographs, 361 Portraits from the 1860s to 1950
New York, 1981

Joe Franklin
Encyclopedia of Comedians
Secaucus, N.J., 1979

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969