They Got Me Covered
They Got Me Covered (1943)

Bob Hope's first starring vehicle for producer Sam Goldwyn borrows the title of Bob's 1942 autobiography They Got Me Covered and very little else. Co-scripted by Leonard Q. Ross (aka Leo Rosten), Leonard Spigelgass and Harry Kurnitz… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 4, 1943
DVD Release Date: August 21, 2003
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff

It's just too clear how hard the boys were trying.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A tedious romp through familiar Hope territory.

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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

It drags in some critical phases, it labors in obvious spots and the climax is too manufactured. But there are side-splitting moments in it.

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Hope is in his element, and it is impossible not to be swept along by the enthusiasm of his performance.

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TV Guide

Without the talent of Bob Hope this picture would be one dull thud.

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I really should have written about this movie when I saw it, I remember really liking this movie, but now the summary doesn't sound familiar. I really… More