Road to Zanzibar
Road to Zanzibar (2001)

The second Bing Crosby/Bob Hope "Road" picture casts Crosby as a penny-ante sideshow promoter and Hope as Crosby's only client, "Fearless Frazier." Under Crosby's tutelage, Hope has been shot from a cannon,… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 2001
DVD Release Date: March 5, 2002
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This Bing Crosby-Bob Hope road film lacks spontaneity and the humor seems forced.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Best of the 'Road' pictures scores as a great satire of all 'Darkest Africa' movies

Steve Crum

One of the best Hope-Crosby romps highlighted by Bob wrestling a match flame-blowing gorilla.

James Plath
Movie Metropolis

Not one of the best "road" flicks and racist by today's sensibilities, but fun nonetheless.

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Flixster Audience Score: 63% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
The second "road" movie seems to meander around Africa somewhere, I don't know about you but I've never heard of Zanzibar, weather or not… More
xGary Xx
Hope and Crosby continue their travels across the dark continent as a pair of con men who meet their match in the form of hustlers Dorothy Lamour and Joan… More
Anthony Valletta
One of the weaker Road movies, but still plenty of fun.