Articles about: “Louisiana Purchase”


Directed by Irving Cummings and produced by B.G. DeSylva. Starring Bob HopeVictor Moore and Vera Zorina. Paramount, 1941.

In Production: 07/11/41—late August 1941
Released: 12/25/41

Buy it onDVD / double feature DVD with “Never Say Die”

Host Bob Hope at the 14th Academy Awards

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The stage at the 13th Academy Awards ceremony

The 14th Annual Academy Award Nominees (and Where to Watch Them)

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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.