JoeySanJoaquin Posted September 7, 2016 Report Share Posted September 7, 2016 Not a big Bob Hope fan but always enjoyed seeing the dynamic duo perform together! So in that vein, here's the announcement that a new package of Hope's specials is coming out soon and will include appearances by The Lady, including: "THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES: THE BOB HOPE SPECIALS features 13 digitally restored and unedited specials from Bob's career, including (in chronological order): The Bob Hope Chevy Show - Original Air Date: October 21, 1956 A Bob Hope Comedy Special - Original Air Date: September 27, 1963 A Bob Hope Comedy Special - Original Air Date: December 15, 1965 Chrysler Presents A Bob Hope Comedy Special - Original Air Date: October 19, 1966 Chrysler Presents A Bob Hope Comedy Special - Original Air Date: February 15, 1967 The Bob Hope Christmas Special - Original Air Date: January 18, 1968 Highlights of a Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television - Original Air Date: October 24, 1975 Joys (A Comedy Whodunit) - Original Air Date: March 5, 1976 Bob Hope's World of Comedy - Original Air Date: October 29, 1976 Texaco Presents The Bob Hope All-Star Christmas Comedy Special - Original Air Date: December 19, 1977 The Hilarious Unrehearsed Antics of the Stars - Original Air Date: September 28, 1984 Bob Hope: The First 90 Years - Original Air Date: May 14, 1993 Bob Hope...Laughing with the Presidents - Original Air Date: November 23, 1996 Highlights from those programs include: Bob's first studio comedy special "in living color" with guests Jack Benny, Bing Crosby, and Janet Leigh The Bob Hope Chevy Show with the entire cast of "I Love Lucy" - Desi Arnaz, Lucille Ball, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley, plus James Cagney and Diana Dors A hilarious spoof of Star Wars and other sketches with Tony Bennett, Perry Como, James Garner, Mark Hamill, Dean Martin, Olivia Newton-John, Barbra Streisand, Tuesday Weld, The Muppets, and others The murder-mystery parody Joys (A Comedy Whodunit) with nearly fifty guest stars including Charo, Milton Berle, Dean Martin, Don Rickles, George Gobel, Alan King, Don Knotts, Groucho Marx, Vincent Price and Freddie Prinze The best of the bloopers from 30 years of Bob's shows with George Burns, Sammy Davis Jr., Angie Dickinson, Phyllis Diller, Burt Reynolds, Don Rickles, Brooke Shields, Elizabeth Taylor, Mr. T, John Wayne, and many more Bob's 1967 USO tour to 22 bases around Vietnam, Thailand and the South Pacific in 15 days with special guest Raquel Welch Highlights from over 25 years of specials in Bob Hope's World of Comedy and the celebration Highlights of a Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television A look at Bob's personal relationships with American presidents including Franklin D. Roosevelt, Bill Clinton, John F. Kennedy, and Harry S. Truman Bob Hope's 90th birthday celebration featuring tributes by Johnny Carson, George Burns and many more! BONUS FEATURE: Shanks for the Memory - The world of golf according to Bob Hope, which includes historic clips of Bob with Bing Crosby, presidents and pros on courses around the world, and special appearances by President Gerald Ford, pro golfers Arnold Palmer, Ben Hogan, and Jack Nicklaus. Here's the link: http://www.tvshowsondvd.com/news/Bob-Hope-The-Specials-Thanks-For-The-Memories/22618 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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