Road to Bali

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"TOGETHER AGAIN! the BEST and FUNNIEST 'Road' Picture Yet!"
  • NR
  • 1953
  • 1 hr 31 min
  • 6.4  (5,231)

Road to Bali is a hilarious comedy film from 1952 starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. The movie is the sixth in a series of seven "Road" films that were made by Hope and Crosby between 1940 and 1962. The film tells the story of two vaudeville performers, Harold Gridley (Bob Hope) and George Cochran (Bing Crosby), who find themselves stranded on a tropical island after their plane crashes. They soon discover that the island is rich in diamonds and set out on a mission to find them. Along the way, they meet and fall in love with two beautiful women, the exotic Princess "Lalah" (Dorothy Lamour) and her accomplice, the scheming nurse Mac (Joan Collins).

The movie is filled with hilarious one-liners, zany sight gags, and musical numbers that showcase the amazing singing talents of Crosby and Hope. The dynamic duo delivers their classic brand of comedy, with Hope playing the bumbling straight man to Crosby's cool and collected ladies' man.

The film is also notable for its use of 3D technology, which was in its infancy at the time of the movie's release. This allowed for some unique and often funny effects, such as a giant spider that appears to jump off the screen and Hope's nose getting jabbed into the audience's face.

Despite its comedic nature, the film manages to touch on some serious themes, such as loyalty, trust, and the dangers of greed. These themes are particularly evident in the relationships between the main characters and the diamonds they are searching for.

Overall, Road to Bali is a lighthearted and enjoyable romp through the tropics, filled with laughs and unforgettable musical numbers. It's a must-see for any fan of classic comedy and a great introduction to the legendary duo of Hope and Crosby.

Road to Bali is a 1953 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 31 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

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    1 hr 31 min
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    6.4  (5,231)