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Bob Hope

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $185,983,202 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #17,917)
Best-known acting roles: Himself (Spies Like Us), Ice cream vendor (The Muppet Movie), Spectator (The Greatest Show on Earth), Pippo Popolino (Casanova's Big Night), Hot Lips Barton (Road to Rio)

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Career Summary

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$76,657,000$0$76,657,000

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists

Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,501-8,600) 8,516 $185,983,202
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,901-18,000) 17,917 $185,983,202

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for April 29th, 2014

April 28th, 2014

According to Amazon, the top best selling new release of the week is Space Battleship Yamato on Blu-ray Combo Pack. Huh? This is a live action remake of a 1970s Anime series, and according to, it is the number one selling new release of the week. Either this is an incredibly slow week, or there's something wrong with's algorithm. It's mostly the former. Gloria is easily the best movie on this list, but the reviews on the DVD are weak. Star Trek: Enterprise: Season Four has a lot of extras and the season was arguably the best in the show's short run, but the Blu-ray is expensive and even the best season isn't as good as the average TNG season. I finally got to the review for Knights of Badassdom and I loved the Blu-ray, but I'm not sure there is a wide enough audience for the movie. I was tempted to go with Space Battleship Yamato as Pick of the Week. In the end, I went with Gloria. More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: The Muppet Movie

August 11th, 2013

The Muppet Movie came out 34 years ago, which makes it a little strange they are releasing a 35th Anniversary edition Blu-ray this week. Then again, I'm glad I don't have to wait another year to get this movie on Blu-ray, because I loved it as a kid. Does it still hold up decades later? And is the Blu-ray worth picking up if you are a fan of the movie? More...

All Acting Credits

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
12/6/1985 Spies Like Us Himself  $59,526,202 $0 $59,526,202
6/22/1979 The Muppet Movie Ice cream vendor  $76,657,000 $0 $76,657,000
4/17/1954 Casanova's Big Night Pippo Popolino  $3,500,000 $0 $3,500,000
4/8/1953 Road to Bali   $0 $0 $0
1/10/1952 The Greatest Show on Earth Spectator  $36,000,000 $0 $36,000,000
4/2/1951 The Lemon Drop Kid   $0 $0 $0
7/19/1950 Fancy Pants Arthur Tyler  $2,600,000 $0 $2,600,000
12/25/1947 Road to Rio Hot Lips Barton  $4,500,000 $0 $4,500,000
4/4/1947 My Favorite Brunette   $0 $0 $0
1/1/1940 Road to Singapore Ace Lannigan  $3,200,000 $0 $3,200,000
Movies: 10Totals:$185,983,202$0$185,983,202

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists