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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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Austin Chronicle - 23 Jul 2018
1985, 132 min. Directed by Terry Gilliam. Starring Jonathan Pryce, Kim Greist, Robert De Niro, Katherine Helmond, Ian Holm, Bob Hoskins and Michael Palin. Patron Pick: This modern cult classic is a triumphantly dark comedy directed by one of the film ...
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An Alternative Guide to Great Movies: Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)

East Anglian Daily Times - 01 Jul 2018
Dir: Robert Zemeckis, starring: Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Kathleen Turner, Charles Fleischer and Stubby Kaye: Cert: PG (1988). On the surface Who Framed Roger Rabbit could be construed as an updating of such family-friendly fare ...
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City refuses to answer questions on lawsuit

The Baytown Sun - 17 Jul 2018
In response to some of the outcry, Councilman Bob Hoskins said he couldn't discuss the matter due to the possibilities of the legal process but said he, and council, would be looking into this further over the next few weeks. However, in an email ...
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Can ITV overcome the curse of Vanity Fair? - 19 Jul 2018
And when the book was given the Hollywood treatment in 2004, with Reese Witherspoon as Becky Sharp and a supporting cast including James Purefoy, Jonathan Rhys Myers, Jim Broadbent, Bob Hoskins and Romola Garai – it still managed to lose money ...
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Baytown council briefs: Raise for officers OK'd

The Baytown Sun - 01 Jul 2018
Since some of the items had fixed pricing set by the manufacturer, this resulted in a tie among the vendors. To break the tie, Council members Laura Alvarado, Chris Presley, Charles Johnson, Heather Betancourth and Bob Hoskins drew. Councilman David ...
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Fighting for a river's life - 20 Apr 2018
Dr Bob Hoskins has been the driving force behind the Manawatū River restoration in Foxton, but now he needs a helping hand. Carly Thomas spent some time with the local legend. To describe Dr Bob Hoskins it's best to start with his car. Direct close ...
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The Dazzling Failures of Super Mario Bros.

The Atlantic - 31 May 2018
There's perhaps no better example of how different the Hollywood landscape was 25 years ago than the fact that Bob Hoskins was once Disney's choice to launch a major new franchise. 1993's Super Mario Bros. was produced for a robust $48 million, was ...
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Phillies look to get 10 games over .500 vs. O's | Extra Innings - 04 Jul 2018
Thanks to Zach Eflin and Seranthony Dominguez, the two biggest pitching surprises of the season, and a spectacular game-saving play by third baseman Maikel Franco in the top of the eighth inning, the Phillies pulled out another one-run victory, beating ...
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My hols: Phil Daniels

The Times - 04 Feb 2018
I still remember our first holiday, when my parents took us to Paignton, in Devon, on the train. I was expecting a busy seaside town, but when we arrived, the streets were deserted and we couldn't understand why. We turned up at our guesthouse and ...

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