Highest Rated Titles With Bob Hope

1. The 34th Annual Emmy Awards (1982 TV Special)
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2. The World at War (1973– )
52 min | Documentary, History, War
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A series of accurate documentaries about World War II.

3. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
Episode: Episode dated 14 July 1975 (1975)
90 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
4. V.I.P.-Schaukel (1971– )
Episode: Episode #5.4 (1975)
60 min | Documentary
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6. The Simpsons (1989– )
22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family | Active
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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

7. The Carol Burnett Show (1967–1978)
60 min | Comedy, Family
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Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.

8. Hedda Hopper's Hollywood (1960 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
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A look at the past, present and future of Hollywood as seen through the eyes of the movie columnist.

9. The Muppet Show (1976–1981)
30 min | Comedy, Family, Music
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Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show.

10. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)
30 min
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

11. The Milton Berle Show (1966–1967)
60 min | Music, Comedy
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Amidst a huge publicity blitz by ABC-TV (including an iron-clad, long term contract) and considerable speculation as to whether he could win over the Baby Boomers as he had their parents, ... See full summary »

13. M*A*S*H (1972–1983)
25 min | Comedy, Drama, War
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The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation.

14. I Love Lucy (1951–1957)
30 min | Comedy, Family
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A daffy woman constantly strives to become a star along with her bandleader husband and gets herself in the strangest situations.

15. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
16. The Morning Program (1987– )
90 min | News
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18. Modern Marvels (1994– )
60 min | Documentary, History
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology. The series has focused (among other things) on wonders of ... See full summary »

19. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
30 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show
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Contestants with unusual occupations were interviewed by the panelists. Only questions that could be answered with a "yes" or "no" were allowed. At the conclusion of the questioning, the ... See full summary »

20. The Johnny Cash Show (1969–1971)
60 min | Music
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21. Person to Person (1953–1961)
30 min | Documentary, News
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22. The Century: America's Time (1999 TV Mini-Series)
750 min | Documentary
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Peter Jennings hosts this 15 part documentary that chronicles the defining events of the 20th century. Through archive footage and hundreds of interviews the series examines 100 years of ... See full summary »

24. The Barbara McNair Show (1969–1971)
60 min | Music
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25. At This Very Moment (1962 TV Movie)
60 min | Music
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Burt Lancaster is host for this taped one-hour variety show saluting 25 years of progress in cancer control and inaugurating Cancer Control Month.

28. Get Smart (1965–1970)
Episode: 99 Loses Control (1968)
30 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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With no apparent future at CONTROL, 99 accepts a marriage proposal from a handsome wealthy suitor. Max follows her, gets offered a job and finds out that he is a KAOS agent.

29. Get Smart (1965–1970)
30 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, with a great deal of help from his competent partner Agent 99, battles the forces of KAOS

30. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

31. The Jack Benny Program (1950–1965)
30 min | Comedy
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The comic misadventures of the skinflint comedian and his friends.

32. The Dean Martin Comedy Hour (1965–1974)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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Dean Martin hosts with several different celebrities that have several sketches of improv that breaks down comedy, race, and sex all at of the same time.

33. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)
90 min | Talk-Show
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34. All Star Revue (1950– )
60 min | Comedy
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This early comedy program started off with a rotating cast of four famous comedians, each of whom would take turns hosting the show. The program format was similar to that of a Vaudeville ... See full summary »

35. Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (1955–1967)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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36. The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)
105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show
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37. Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)
30 min | Documentary, Short
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39. Bob Hope's Salute to the 75th Anniversary of the World Series (1978 TV Special)
120 min | Comedy, Music, Sport
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40. Producers' Showcase (1954–1957)
90 min | Drama, Musical, Comedy, Family
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This program aired once every fourth week and was one of the most costly live shows of the 1950's. Many stars appeared on this show; see the Guest List for them.

41. The Andy Williams Show (1962–1969)
60 min | Music
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Having hosted summer programs for three seasons before this, Andy Williams' program finally became a regular, year-round show. In addition to Andy, the program also featured numbers by a ... See full summary »

42. The 39th Annual Academy Awards (1967 TV Special)
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43. Showdown at Ulcer Gulch (1956)
Comedy, Animation, Short
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Writer: Ted Key |  Director: Shamus Culhane |  Stars: Orson Bean, Salome Jens, Groucho Marx, Chico Marx
44. Jack Benny's First Farewell Special (1973 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy
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45. Bob Hope for President (1980 TV Special)
120 min | Comedy
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Bob Hope comedy special set before the elections, wherein Bob decides to run for President.

46. The Dean Martin Comedy Hour (1965–1974)
Episode: 1968 Christmas Show (1968)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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47. Project XX (1954–1970)
Episode: Not So Long Ago (1960)
60 min | Documentary
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Project XX examines the period between the end of World War II to the start of the Korean War describing the growth in the standard of living, Cold War suspicions in America, and Truman's ... See full summary »

48. Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967–1973)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Musical
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show.

49. Biography (1987– )
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

50. The Jim Henson Hour (1989– )
48 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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This show was Jim Henson's return foray into television and consisted of two separate parts. The first part is the adventures of Muppet TV as Kermit the Frog struggles to operate a Muppet ... See full summary »