Thanks for the memories the Bob Hope specials

Format: DVD 2015
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Summary
A collection of thirteen star-studded Bob Hope comedy-variety and documentary television culled from five decades. Includes Bob's first studio comedy special; spoofs of I love Lucy, Star wars, and Jaws; the best bloopers from 30 years of Bob's shows; footage from Bob's 1967 USO tour to 22 bases around Vietnam, Thailand, and the South Pacific; a look at Bob's personal relationships with eleven U.S. presidents; Bob's 90th birthday celebration; and bonus footage of Bob playing golf with presidents and pros on various courses around the world.
Contents
Highlights of a quarter century of Bob Hope on television (October 24, 1975)
The Bob Hope Christmas special (January 18, 1968)
Bonus feature. Shanks for the memories (1994)
Bob Hope ... laughing with the presidents (November 23, 1996)
The hilarious unrehearsed antics of the stars (September 28, 1984)
A Bob Hope comedy special (December 15, 1965)
Bob Hope's world of comedy (October 29, 1976)
The Bob Hope Chevy show (October 21, 1956)
Joys (a comedy whodunit) (March 5, 1976)
Texaco presents the Bob Hope all-star Christmas comedy special (December 19, 1977)
Chrysler presents a Bob Hope comedy special (October 19, 1966)
A Bob Hope comedy special (September 27, 1963)
Chrysler presents a Bob Hope comedy special (February 15, 1967)
Bob Hope : the first 90 years (May 14, 1993).

Additional Information
Subjects Hope, Bob, -- 1903-2003.
Television specials.
Television comedies.
Variety shows (Television programs)
Stand-up comedy routines.
Televised performances.
Parody television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Interviews.
Outtakes.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Fairfax, Virginia] :Time Life,2015
Edition Collector's edition, Full screen.
Other Titles Bob Hope specials
Contributors Hardy, James R., television producer.
Hope, Bob, 1903-2003, performer.
Benny, Jack, 1894-1974, performer.
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977, performer.
Leigh, Janet, performer.
Arnaz, Desi, 1917-1986, performer.
Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989, performer.
Vance, Vivian, performer.
Frawley, William, 1887-1966, performer.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986, performer.
Dors, Diana, performer.
Bennett, Tony, 1926- performer.
Como, Perry, 1912-2001, performer.
Garner, James, 1928-2014, performer.
Hamill, Mark, performer.
Martin, Dean, 1917-1995, performer.
Newton-John, Olivia, performer.
Streisand, Barbra, performer.
Weld, Tuesday, 1943- performer.
Charo, performer.
Berle, Milton, performer.
Rickles, Don, performer.
Gobel, George, 1919-1991, performer.
King, Alan, 1927-2004, performer.
Knotts, Don, 1924-2006, performer.
Marx, Groucho, 1890-1977, performer.
Price, Vincent, 1911-1993, performer.
Prinze, Freddie, performer.
Burns, George, 1896-1996, performer.
Davis, Sammy, Jr., 1925-1990, performer.
Dickinson, Angie, performer.
Diller, Phyllis, performer.
Reynolds, Burt, performer.
Shields, Brooke, 1965- performer.
Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011, performer.
Mr. T., performer.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979, performer.
Welch, Raquel, performer.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945, on-screen participant.
Clinton, Bill, 1946- on-screen participant.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963, on-screen participant.
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972, on-screen participant.
Carson, Johnny, 1925-2005, performer.
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006, on-screen participant.
Palmer, Arnold, 1929-2016, on-screen participant.
Hogan, Ben, 1912-1997, on-screen participant.
Nicklaus, Jack, on-screen participant.
Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets, performer.
Bob Hope Enterprises, production company.
Time-Life Films, publisher.
Participants/Performers Featuring, Bob Hope, Jack Benny, Bing Crosby, Janet Leigh, Desi Arnaz, Lucille Ball, Vivian Vance, William Frawley, James Cagney, Diana Dors, Tony Bennett, Perry Como, James Garner, Mark Hamill, Dean Martin, Olivia Newton-John, Barbra Streisand, Tuesday Weld, the Muppets, Charo, Milton Berle, Don Rickles, George Gobel, Alan King, Don Knotts, Groucho Marx, Vincent Price, Freddie Prinze, George Burns, Sammy Davis Jr., Angie Dickinson, Phyllis Diller, Burt Reynolds, Brooke Shields, Elizabeth Taylor, Mr. T, John Wayne, Raquel Welch, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Bill Clinton, John F. Kennedy, Harry S. Truman, Johnny Carson, Gerald Ford, Arnold Palmer, Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus.
Other Contributors Editors, Lynne O'Connor, Alex Trocker, Melissa Kaufman.
Audience Program notes (12 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm) inserted in container.
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television 1956-1996.
System Details DVD; full screen presentation.
Description 6 videodiscs (approximately 804 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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