The Princess and the Pirate
The Princess and the Pirate (1944)

Bob Hope is in top form in this Technicolor parody of pirate pictures, doing his best vaudeville shtick as an inept performer trying to save princess Virginia Mayo from the evil clutches of governor Walter Slezak and pirate Victor McLaglen.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 17, 1944
DVD Release Date: May 17, 2005
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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

The Princess and the Pirate's success is entirely dependent on one's opinion of Hope's specific brand of humor...

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A typical affable and middling Bob Hope comedy.

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xGary Xx
Old Bob Hope films were always amongst my favourites growing up, and this is one of his funniest. He plays Sylvester The Great, man of seven faces ("I… More
monty hawes
Bob Hope at his best. Virginia Mayo drop dead gorgeous. Funny as can be. Slyvester: "I'll chop off his liver! Say, that might be pretty good,… More
Kevin M. Williams
Wacky fun as The Great Sylvester,The Man With Seven Faces, sort of a early travelling performance artist, gets caught up with bloodthirsty pirates and a… More
Aj V
One of my favourite Hope movies, it's hilarious, and I love the ending. I highly recommend it if you're a fan too.