Bob Hope

Happy 110th Birthday Bob Hope!

Posted on 05/29/2013 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentFor most of us, Bob Hope was that kinda creaky guy who did awkward old-timey standup comedy while people like Steve Martin and Richard Pryor were changing the world. But Bob Hope was, in his prime, a master of timing and the fastest ad-libber in the West. He would have been 110 on May 29 — of course who could complain, since he lived to be 100. To celebrate his life I’ve dug up two vintage episodes of my Movies …

Tonight: Movies for Grownups Goes Prime Time!

Posted on 03/1/2013 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentIt’s a big night for grownup movie lovers: Movies for Grownups Presents premieres at 8 p.m. Eastern and Pacific on RLTV (click here to see if it’s available on your cable carrier). Every Friday night I’ll introduce a feature film, then return throughout the program with trivia and fascinating info about the movie. Plus, I’ll preview films that are arriving in theaters, on DVD, and on Video on Demand. Tonight’s movie is Bing Crosby and Bob Hope in The Road …