MGM Bob Hope Collection in December
MGM Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of M-G-M Movie Legends: Bob Hope Collection on 4th December 2007 priced at $39.98 SRP. Known widely for his good natured humour and the longevity of his career from vaudeville, radio, theatre, film and television to his legendary tour performances for U.S. Military personnel, Bob Hope has received five special Academy Awards , garnered two Emmys and two Golden Globes and has been honoured with an unprecedented four stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
This collection showcases seven of Hope’s uproarious classics, spanning more than 20 years of his voluminous career and co-stars a variety of Hollywood legends including Lucille Ball, Bing Crosby, Tuesday Weld, Elke Sommer, Joan Collins, Dorothy Lamour, Otto Preminger, Virginia Mayo, Walter Brennan, Frankie Avalon and Phyllis Diller, among others.
Alias Jessie James, Boy Did I Get A Wrong Number! and The Facts of Life are all included and new to Region 1 DVD, while the collection also features They Got Me Covered, I’ll Take Sweden, The Princess and the Pirate and The Road to Hong Kong.