Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre: Season 4, Episode 24

Wipeout (26 Apr. 1967)

TV Episode  |   |  Adventure, Drama, Comedy
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(awaiting 5 votes)
Reviews: 1 user

A surfer strikes up a friendship with a fading movie star, but his main goal is to get ahold of her jewelry collection, which is worth millions.



0Check in

10 Best Action Heroes

We consulted IMDb's Highest-Rated Action-Family Films to came up with 10 scene-stealing action figures your kids can relate to, look up to, and be inspired by.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

Related Items

Search for "Wipeout" on

Connect with IMDb

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre.
« Previous Episode | 98 of 100 Episodes | Next Episode »


Episode credited cast:
Himself - Host
Eddie Simpson
Marcel Hillaire ...
Les Crane ...
The Commentator
Clarry Golden
Greg Travis
Penny Golden
Fabian Dean ...
Eve McVeagh ...
Mrs. Sharpe
Lenny Kahn ...
Mr. David, The Insurance Man
Jody Carter ...
Lady Attendant
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:


A surfer strikes up a friendship with a fading movie star, but his main goal is to get ahold of her jewelry collection, which is worth millions.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis





Release Date:

26 April 1967 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Good start, poor End
18 October 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Winters is a fading big time movie star spending time on the beach watching the young surfer dudes. Two of the surfers, Tom Tyron and Don Stroud, take an interest in Winters when they discover she carries around 3-4 million in jewels. Tryon and Stroud are low end gigolos making 50 bucks here and a 100 there.

They see a chance at a big score and cozy up to Miss Winters and her daughter Eileen Wesson. The two come up with a plan to lift the jewels during a party. They pull the job and take the jewels to a fence. The fence gets a laugh when he tells Stroud and Tryon the stuff is paste.

Winters knew all along they were crooks and used the theft to bilk the insurance boys. Needless to say Tryon and Stroud are not amused, and a new plan to seize the real stones is hatched.

Not a bad episode for the first half. Then they switch gears for some reason and play the last half for laughs. It could have been a real barn-burner if they had played the whole thing straight.

In one of the scenes, JOHNNY STOOL PIGEON, is playing on the television.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Cliff Robertson episode of Bob Hope Presents in the mid 60's ro-26
'time for elizabeth' in rerun .. ksf-2
The Lady Is My Wife davidsumner
Does anyone have a copy of 'The 5th Passenger'? andyrooen5
Looking for SEVEN MILES OF BAD ROAD 42ndStreetMemories
Re: episode titled STORM CROSSING amybirenbaum1202
Discuss Wipeout (1967) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: