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Actor Bob Hoskins, known for 'Roger Rabbit,' dies at 71

CNN - 30 Apr 2014
(CNN) -- Bob Hoskins, the pugnacious British actor known for playing gangsters, tough guys and working-class gentlemen in such films as "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," "The Long Good Friday" and "Mermaids," has died, publicist Clair Dobbs said Wednesday ...
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Games lost in adaptation

The New Indian Express - 22 Sep 2018
In the last two decades there have been numerous instances where popular video games got a high-profile movie makeover beginning with Super Mario Bros., but despite the presence of marquee names such as Bob Hoskins and Dennis Hopper, the end ...
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LETTER: Thanks for manning water stops during race

The Daily News of Newburyport - 31 Aug 2018
Starboard Gallery and Karen and Bob Hoskins, mile marker 2.6. Boy Scout Troop 21 of Immaculate Conception Church, mile 3.5. Also Tony and Bunny Chaisson for use of their yard and water. Dave Kerry and family, mile marker 4.4. Kris Farrell and family, ...
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Marti Wolever's final draft fueled Phillies' rise | Bob Brookover - 31 Aug 2018
Hoskins was the 142nd player taken in 2014. His value far exceeds that. His 2.7 career WAR ranks 10th in the draft class, but WAR is not a friendly statistic for Hoskins because he is considered a defensive liability. His 45 home runs rank third in his ...
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Wile E. Coyote movie in the works

Santa Maria Times - 29 Aug 2018
In 2003, Brendan Fraser starred in 'Looney Tunes: Back in Action', another live-action/ animated comedy film, which also starred Timothy Dalton, Steve Martin and Joan Cusack. What's more, Bob Hoskins and Christopher Lloyd starred in 1988's 'Who Framed ...
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Cinematic retelling: Keeping history alive

University Observer Online - 19 Sep 2018
Without using prominent stars like Hawkins, Bob Hoskins and Rosamund Pike, a film about an easily unnoticed strike would never have earned $12.3 million at the box office. The tagline of Made in Dagenham, “an ordinary woman achieves something ...
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Rebus story on stage at Malvern

Malvern Gazette - 23 Sep 2018
“The cast also includes Golden Globe and BAFTA nominated actress Cathy Tyson who starred opposite Bob Hoskins in the iconic film Mona Lisa and appeared in the hit TV series Band of Gold as Siobhan Clarke and theatre and TV stalwart John Stahl, best ...
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'Better Call Saul' Season 4, Episode 6 Recap: Disillusionment

New York Times - 11 Sep 2018
I assume that Jimmy got the whole idea from “The Long Good Friday,” in which a gangster played by Bob Hoskins hangs his foes upside down for a similar purpose. Regardless, problem solved. Speaking of problems, Mike thinks of just about everything a ...
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Actor Burt Reynolds Has Passed Away at the Age of 82 - 06 Sep 2018
Reynolds was considered to play Eddie Valiant in Who Framed Roger Rabbit before the role ultimately went to Bob Hoskins. Reynolds collaborated with Disney Buena Vista Television for the creation of the game show Win, Lose, or Draw which was inspired ...
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TV Movie Guide Highlights: 10 - 16 September

SBS - 06 Sep 2018
Director: Bob Hoskins Starring: Dan Aykroyd, Bob Hoskins, Willy Lavendel, Jack Fisher What's it about? When a rainbow appears after a stormy school day, four children embark on the adventure of a lifetime - the search for the end of the rainbow and the ...
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Jessica Rabbit: Drawn to Be Bad

MousePlanet - 29 Aug 2018
"When we were filming (Who Framed Roger Rabbit), nobody really knew what the final Jessica Rabbit looked like," explained actor Bob Hoskins who played detective Eddie Valiant. "Zemeckis said, 'Think of the sexiest woman you can imagine, Bob. Think of ...

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