Comedy – 1983 – Bob Hope + Martha Hyer Stand Up Routine + Clip From 1958 Movie Paris Holiday

Martha Hyer (August 10, 1924 – May 31, 2014) was an American actress….who is best remembered for her role as Gwen French in Some Came Running in 1958….for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She had supporting roles in the war story Battle Hymn with Rock Hudson in 1958….along with the drama Mister Cory with Tony Curtis in 1957….then she was…

Music – 1947 – Bob Hope + Bing Crosby + Hollywood Stars – Good Ole Harmony – From Movie Variety Girl

In the 1947 movie Variety Girl….Bob Hope and Bing Crosby got together with a host of hollywood stars to include Dorothy Lamour, Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, William Holden, Barry Fitzgerrald, Diana Lynn, Cass Dailey and many more….as the film raised money for Variety Clubs nurseries, hospitals and schools…. which would eventually help well over 3 million orphan children…

Comedy – 1983 – Bob Hope + Martha Raye Stand Up Duet + With Clip From 1938 Movie Never Say Die

Martha Raye was an American comic actress and singer who performed in movies and later on television ….as she also acted in plays including Broadway….plus, she was honored in 1969 at the Academy Awards as the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award recipient for her volunteer efforts and services to the troops….when she joined the USO in 1942….soon after the US entered World War…

Comedy – 1983 – Bob Hope + Jill St John Stand Up Routine + Eight On A Lam Movie Clips From 1967

Eight on the Lam is a 1967 Technicolor film directed by George Marshall….which stars Bob Hope, Jill St John and Phyllis Diller…..in which bank teller Henry Dimsdale (Hope) finds ten $1,000 bills….and he is a widower with seven kids….and could use the money….when housekeeper Golda (Diller) tells him it’s a case of finder’s keepers…..so, Henry waits two weeks to see if anyone…

Comedy – 1983 – Bob Hope + Rhonda Fleming In 1959 Movie Alias, Jesse James Clip + A Stand Up Routine

Rhonda Fleming….born Marilyn Louis is a retired American film/television actress and singer. She acted in more than 40 films….mostly in the 1940’s and 1950’s….and became renowned as one of the most glamorous actresses of her day….who was nicknamed the “Queen of Technicolor” ….cuz she photographed so well in that medium….not to mention….she was stunningly beautiful. After starring with Bob…

Music – 1982 – Bill Murray – Medley Of Songs – With Proud Mary + Celebrate + Emotional Rescue

Bill Murray is a man of many talents…..who possess comedic genius threaded throughout the characters that he creates in his mind…..and one of our favorites here at ImaSportsphile is his “poor man’s nightclub act”…..with his distinctly “cheezy” and most always somewhat “sleezy” nightclub entertainer / singer / comedian persona…..as seen in this video herewith….when Nick Rivers hits the stage…

Comedy – 1983 – Stand Up Routine – Bob Hope + Rosemary Clooney – On The Road To Hollywood Special

Rosemary Clooney was an American singer and actress….who came to prominence in the early 1950’s with the song “Come On-a My House”…. which was followed by other pop numbers such as “Botch-a-Me”, “Mambo Italiano”, “Tenderly”, “Half as Much”, “Hey There” and “This Ole House”….while she also had success as a jazz vocalist….but Clooney’s career languished in the…

Comedy – 1981 – Red Skelton Live – Stand Up Routine – On Things That Always Seem To Happen

The truly great comedians can all find humor and a good laugh from the simplest of things in every day life….for the great ones don’t need a big punch line to a funny joke….or the expression of a human frailty to get a good laugh….cuz truly funny people like America’s Clown Prince can simply state that they…

Comedy – 1981 – Red Skelton Live – Featuring Clem Kaddiddilehoffer On Having Gotten Married

There is no more beloved comedian than Red Skelton…..and there is no more beloved comedic character than Clem Kaddiddilehoffer…..whom America’s Clown Prince would bring out in darn near every live performance that Red Skelton gave to the world. 

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