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Bob Hope hosting the 14th Academy Awards

Bob Hope was a comedian and actor who appeared in films including Louisiana Purchase, Star Spangled Rhythm, My Favorite BlondeRoad to Morocco, and more. He also hosted the Academy Awards a record 19 times, and spent much of the war entertaining troops.

Victor Moore (right) introduces (left to right) Dorothy Lamour, Paulette Goddard, Veronica Lake, William Bendix, Albert Dekker, and Alan Ladd in “Star Spangled Rhythm”

Review: George Marshall’s “Star Spangled Rhythm,” Starring Eddie Bracken and Victor Moore

Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland, Paulette Goddard, Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, and more appear in Paramount’s all-star variety show.
Bing Crosby and Bob Hope in “Road to Morocco”

Review: David Butler’s “Road to Morocco,” Starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope

Bing, Bob, and Dorothy are back for a third film on the road for Paramount, this time traveling to Morocco.
Madeleine Carroll and Bob Hope in "My Favorite Blonde"

Review: Sidney Lanfield’s “My Favorite Blonde,” Starring Bob Hope and Madeleine Carroll

Comedian Bob Hope gets dropped into Paramount’s spy thriller, “My Favorite Blonde,” with “The 39 Steps” star Madeleine Carroll.
Host Bob Hope at the 14th Academy Awards

“Valley” Beats “Kane;” Fontaine Wins Sister Rivalry; and More Moments From the 14th Academy...

Last night’s Academy Awards ceremony saw “How Green Was My Valley” steal the show from “Citizen Kane,” along with more upsets and surprises.
Bob Hope and Victor Moore in "Louisiana Purchase"

Review: Irving Cummings’ “Louisiana Purchase,” Starring Bob Hope and Vera Zorina

Paramount has adapted the Broadway hit “Louisiana Purchase” into a vehicle for Bob Hope directed by Irving Cummings.
Pearl Harbor

Hollywood Reacts to the Attack on Pearl Harbor

The biggest names in Hollywood share their thoughts after the devastating attack today on the Pearl Harbor naval base in Hawaii.

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