Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memories: The Bob Hope Specials 19DVD 2017
Thanks for the Memories: The Bob Hope Specials on DVD
Taken from over 250 network specials, many in support of the U.S. Armed Forces, this 19-DVD collection is filled with comedy, music, dancing, movie stars, and, of course, Bob's memorable monologues. Bob Hope delighted his fans and the troops for decades, and now you and your family can enjoy his greatest TV shows and moments in one collection.
19-DVD set with 39 Bob Hope Specials, including 20 that have not been seen since their original broadcasts.
Guest stars include John Wayne, Bing Crosby, Raquel Welch, Desi Arnaz, Jack Benny, Don Rickles, Barbra Streisand, George Burns, Dean Martin, Ann-Margret, Lucille Ball, Steve McQueen, Lola Falana, Tom Jones, Carol Burnett, Angie Dickinson, Andy Williams, Lana Turner, Jayne Mansfield, Redd Foxx, Zsa Zsa Gabor and dozens more.
The complete collection of Bob Hope specials ever assembled in one set.
More than 37 hours of entertainment.
Enjoy Bob’s famous monologues that defined stand-up for future generations.
Bonus DVD: The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts featuring the roast of Bob Hope by Jimmy Stewart, Jack Benny, Milton Berle, Don Rickles, John Wayne, and many more.
Bonus Features: Memories of World War II with Bob and colleagues looking back at the war and Shanks for the Memory, showcasing Bob’s love of golf with historic clips.
Book: Plus a 32-page memory book commemorating Bob Hope’s life and career with rare photos and stories.
Everything is housed in a matching Bob Hope Deluxe Collector’s Box.
He's received 58 honorary doctorate degrees from various universities; these are symbolic of the esteem in which Hope was held as a humanitarian and a “diplomat of comedy whose credo was the lifting of the human spirit.”
Over the years Bob Hope won various Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Primetime Emmys, People’s Choice Awards and more.
Bob Hope is an American treasure.
Comprehensive advertising and social media campaign surrounding street date.
GENRE: TV Variety & Misc
Region Code: All Regions, NTSC
Release Date: 5 Sept 2017