My Favorite Blonde (1942)/Star Spangled Rhythm (1942)
Rip-roaring comic yarn starring Bob Hope as a wise-cracking entertainer who becomes involved with beautiful British agent Madeleine Carroll, who is carrying secret military plans the Nazis are after, and joins her in dodging the bad guys in a cross-country chase. Gale Sondergaard and George Zucco co-star. Then, a parade of Hollywood's biggest names appear in a tuneful comedy starring Eddie Bracken as a sailor who brings his pals to the Paramount Studios lot. Hope, Bing Crosby, Betty Hutton, Alan Ladd, Mary Martin, and Dick Powell are all featured; songs include "Hit the Road to Dreamland." 178 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; biographies; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Score (Musical), Best Song ("That Old Black Magic")
- Sidney Lanfield
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Bob Hope, Madeleine Carroll, Gale Sondergaard, George Zucco, Lionel Royce, Walter Kingsford, Victor Varconi, Otto Reichow, Esther Howard, Edward Gargan, James Burke, Charles Cane, Crane Whitley, Dooley Wilson, Milton Parsons, Erville Alderson, Tom Fadden, Fred Kelsey, Edgar Dearing, Leslie Denison, Robert Emmett Keane, Addison Richards, Matthew Boulton, Bing Crosby, Wade Boteler... More