actor: Bud Abbott

Abbott and Costello Funniest Routines Vol. 1

January 25, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

Over the years I have never found anyone who did not enjoy Abbott and Costello routines. This is a collection of some of their funny bits from 1951 to 1954. They portray a drill sergeant and a soldier, a fake piano player, and, of course, the great "Who's on First" routine, plus many more. Bud [...]

Abbott and Costello Funniest Routines Vol. 2

January 25, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

Bud Abbott and Lou Costello are known for their hilarious comedy. Volume 2 features more of the skits this team did to entertain audiences. This collection is from the Colgate Variety Hour that ran from 1951 to 1954. As in the original show, the programs are in black and white. There is never a [...]

Abbott and Costello:The Christmas Show (In Color)

January 20, 2009

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Colgate Comedy Hour with Bud Abbott and Lou Costello was a variety show that entertained while advertising for Colgate products such as toothpaste, laundry soap, bath soap and shaving cream. The show featured sketches by the funny duo of Abbott and Costello that made everyone laugh. It had [...]

Abbott and Costello: Africa Screams (In Color)

March 1, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

Back in the 1940's, the comedy team of Abbott and Costello kept audiences roaring. Bud Abbott always played the straight man and Lou Costello playing the corny sidekick. The men always found a way to get themselves into a bind that added to the comic situation. In this movie they find themselves [...]

Abbott and Costello: Jack and the Beanstalk

April 9, 2002

Dove Approved for All Ages

Many older generations have seen films with Bud Abbott and Lou Costello. Their comedic style was one of a kind. In this film they present a musical version of the classic tale Jack and the Beanstalk, adding wonderful music and slapstick comedy. Originally shown in 1952, it still has clean, [...]