Search results for "Bob Hoskins"

The Raggedy Rawney (1988) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Jun 2004

During WWII a youth deserts his country's army after a combat experience, but not before wounding his commanding officer with a knife in order to escape. The young man, now ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Hoskins
CAST:  Dexter Fletcher  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Zoë Wanamaker  •  Zoë Nathenson

Tube Tales (1999) RT Audience 67%

Nine short stories based on the true experiences of London Underground passengers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jude Law  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Stephen Hopkins  •  Menhaj Huda  •  Gaby Dellal  •  Armando Iannucci  •  Charles McDougall  •  Amy Jenkins
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Kelly Macdonald  •  Denise Van Outen

Hook (1991) RT 30% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Julia Roberts  •  Bob Hoskins

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) RT 97% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Sep 1999

'Toon star Roger is worried that his wife Jessica is playing pattycake with someone else, so the studio hires detective Eddie Valiant to snoop on her. But the stakes are ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Crime • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Joanna Cassidy  •  Charles Fleischer

Maid in Manhattan (2002) RT 40% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A senatorial candidate falls for a hotel maid, thinking she is a socialite when he sees her trying on a wealthy woman's dress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Jennifer Lopez  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Natasha Richardson  •  Stanley Tucci

Brazil (1985)

Brazil is a Terry Gilliam dystopic black comedy film that reflects the melancholy, dreamlike quality of a famous Brazilian song that’s been translated into English. The film ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jonathan Pryce  •  Robert De Niro  •  Katherine Helmond  •  Ian Holm

A Christmas Carol (2009)

Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Jim Carrey  •  Steve Valentine  •  Daryl Sabara

Snow White and the Huntsman (2012) RT 49% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 2012

After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Rupert Sanders
CAST:  Charlize Theron  •  Kristen Stewart  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Sam Claflin

Her Master's Voice (2012) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Internationally acclaimed ventriloquist Nina Conti, takes the bereaved puppets of her mentor and erstwhile lover Ken Campbell on a pilgrimage to 'Venthaven' the resting place ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nina Conti
CAST:  Nina Conti  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Daisy Campbell  •  Brad Cummings

Outside Bet (2012) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Feb 2015

A group of print workers in 1980s London club together to buy a race horse.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sacha Bennett
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Vincent Regan  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Adam Deacon

Will (2011) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Jul 2013

Will is an 2012 British sports drama directed by Ellen Perry and starring Damian Lewis, Jane March and Bob Hoskins. .At the start of the film, eleven year-old Liverpool fan ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Ellen Perry
CAST:  Damian Lewis  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Rebekah Staton  •  Perry Eggleton

Neverland (2011) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets. Now, they've been rounded up by ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nick Willing
CAST:  Rhys Ifans  •  Anna Friel  •  Charles Dance  •  Q'orianka Kilcher

Made in Dagenham (2010) RT 80% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2011

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Sally Hawkins  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Geraldine James

Doomsday (2008) RT 50% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 2008

A lethal virus spreads throughout the British isles,infecting millions and killing hundreds of thousands. To contain the threat, acting authorities brutally quarantine the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Marshall
CAST:  Rhona Mitra  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Alexander Siddig  •  David O'Hara

Ruby Blue (2007) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2009

An elderly man's innocent friendship with an eight year old girl is tarnished by the assumptions of a community when the little girl goes missing.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Josiane Balasko  •  Jody Latham  •  Josef Altin

Go Go Tales (2007) RT 67% / Audience 27%

A financial struggle between owners of a go-go club threatens its future.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abel Ferrara
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Matthew Modine  •  Asia Argento

Outlaw (2007) RT 21% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A group of people who feel betrayed by their government and let down by their police force form a modern-day outlaw posse in order to right what they see as the wrongs of society.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Danny Dyer  •  Rupert Friend  •  Sean Harris

Sparkle (2007)

Liverpool chancer Sam moves to London with his aspiring chanteuse mum and begins an affair with a PR boss. But problems arise when he falls for her estranged daughter, too.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Neil Hunter  •  Tom Hunsinger
CAST:  Stockard Channing  •  Shaun Evans  •  Anthony Stewart Head  •  Bob Hoskins

The Wind in the Willows (2006) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2007

Matt Lucas as a marvellous Toad, Mark Gatiss as a spiky rat, Lee Ingleby as a nervous Mole, and Bob Hoskins as a grumpy old Badger make a classy cast within yet another ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Rachel Talalay
CAST:  Matt Lucas  •  Lee Ingleby  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Imelda Staunton