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The Resource On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)

On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)

Label
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby
Title
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • Road to Singapore: "When young shipping mogul Josh Mallon comes too close to getting hitched, he and best buddy Ace Lannigan flee to the farthest point they can find on the map, Singapore."--Container
  • Road to Zanzibar: Scheming carnival performers split town after selling a phony diamond mine and end up in Zanzibar where they meet a couple of con-women
  • Road to Morocco: A princess buys shipwrecked Bob and plans to marry him
  • Road to Utopia: Pretending to be escaped killers, the boys search for an Alaskan gold mine
Related
Cataloging source
FSP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Road to Singapore: Screenplay by Don Hartman and Frank Butler ; based on a story by Harry Hervey ; produced by Harlan Thompson ; directed by Victor Schertzinger ; director of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, Paul Weatherwax ; music by James V. Monaco and Johnny Burke
  • Road to Zanzibar: Screenplay by Frank Butler and Don Hartman ; based on a story by Don Hartman and Sy Bartlett ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Victor Schertzinger ; director of photography, Ted Tezlaff ; editor, Alma Macrorie ; music by Jimmy Van Heusen and Johnny Burke
  • Road to Morocco: Original screenplay by Frank Butler and Don Hartman ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by David Butler ; director of photography, William C. Mellor ; edited by Irene Morra ; music by James Van Heusen and Johnny Burke
  • Road to Utopia: Original screenplay by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Hal Walker ; director of photography, Lionel Lindon ; editorial supervision, Stuart Gilmore ; music by James Van Heusen and Johnny Burke
Dewey number
813.52
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Soundtrack in English with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9 .R63
LC item number
O55 2004
PerformerNote
Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1903-1977
  • 1903-2003
  • 1914-1996
  • 1900-1958
  • 1890-1967
  • 1894-1979
  • 1896-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crosby, Bing
  • Hope, Bob
  • Lamour, Dorothy
  • Hartman, Don
  • Butler, Frank
  • Schertzinger, Victor
  • Butler, David
  • Walker, Hal
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
351
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Road films
  • Road films
  • Road films
  • Road films
  • Voyages and travels
  • Best friends
  • Best friends
  • Road films
  • Voyages and travels
  • Alaska
  • Morocco
  • Singapore
  • Tanzania
Technique
live action
Label
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title on disc
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1940, 1941, 1942, and 1946
  • Dual sided disc
  • Full frame (1.33:1) aspect ratio
  • Side A bonus features include: Entertaining the troops, "Sweet potato piper" sing-along ; Entertaining the troops -- Side B bonus features include: Bob Hope and the road to success, "The road to Morocco" sing-along ; Bob Hope and the road to success
  • "Bob Hope, the tribute collection"--DVD menu
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • (1 hr., 30 min., 1946)
  • [Side A]
  • Road to Singapore
  • (1 hr., 26 min., 1940) -- Road to Zanzibar
  • (1 hr., 32 min., 1941)
  • [Side B]
  • Road to Morocco
  • (1 hr., 23 min., 1942)
  • Road to Utopia
Control code
ocm55742168
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 351 min.)
Isbn
9781417002320
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192490224
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
24902
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD (NTSC), encoded for region 1; mono 2.0 audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby, Paramount Pictures, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title on disc
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1940, 1941, 1942, and 1946
  • Dual sided disc
  • Full frame (1.33:1) aspect ratio
  • Side A bonus features include: Entertaining the troops, "Sweet potato piper" sing-along ; Entertaining the troops -- Side B bonus features include: Bob Hope and the road to success, "The road to Morocco" sing-along ; Bob Hope and the road to success
  • "Bob Hope, the tribute collection"--DVD menu
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • (1 hr., 30 min., 1946)
  • [Side A]
  • Road to Singapore
  • (1 hr., 26 min., 1940) -- Road to Zanzibar
  • (1 hr., 32 min., 1941)
  • [Side B]
  • Road to Morocco
  • (1 hr., 23 min., 1942)
  • Road to Utopia
Control code
ocm55742168
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 351 min.)
Isbn
9781417002320
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192490224
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
24902
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD (NTSC), encoded for region 1; mono 2.0 audio
Video recording format
DVD

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