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Hoskins, Bob

Overview
Works: 587 works in 1,948 publications in 9 languages and 49,413 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Singer, Costume designer, Director, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Artist, int
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Bob Hoskins
 
Most widely held works by Bob Hoskins
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

74 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daydreaming bureaucrat becomes involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman and becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

94 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-flying adventure from the magic of Steven Spielberg, Hook stars Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman as the infamous Captain Hook
Snow White and the Huntsman by Rupert Sanders( Visual )

24 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen
Disney's a Christmas carol by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late
Enemy at the gates by Joseph Fiennes( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of WWII Russian hero Vassili Zaitsev whose fame thrust him into a personal war with the Nazis best sharpshooter, Major Erwin Konig
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's 1947 Hollywood. Eddie Valiant ... a down-on-his-luck detective, is hired to find proof that Marvin Acme, gag factory mogul and owner of Toontown, is playing hanky-panky with femme fatale Jessica Rabbit, wife of Maroon Cartoon superstar, Roger Rabbit. When Acme is found murdered, all fingers point to Roger, who begs the Toon-hating Valiant to find the real evildoer"--Container
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens( Visual )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most autobiographical of Dickens' works, David Copperfield often echoes the writer's own life. It tells a moving story of David's journey from birth to maturity, a journey which inextricably links his life with some of Dickens' most colorful and extraordinary families
Maid in Manhattan by Wayne Wang( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling single mom takes a job as a chambermaid at a luxury hotel in New York. She meets and falls in love with a sauve and sophisticated heir to an American political dynasty, who mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, the reality about their seperate lives sets in
Hollywoodland by Allen Coulter( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On June 16, 1959, police detectives arrive at a Benedict Canyon home to find Superman dead, felled by a single gunshot to the head. LAPD calls it suicide, but Reeves' grieving mother, Helen Bessolo, isn't so sure. She hires private detective Louis Simo to validate her suspicions, centered on George's fiancě, aspiring starlet Leonore Lemmon. Simo turns up suspects 2 and 3: Toni Mannix, aging trophy wife to MGM honcho Eddie Mannix, a tough little man with long-standing mob ties. George had been Toni's consort for years, and their breakup seriously wounded her. George Reeves wanted Clark Gable's career and instead got television stardom, becoming the idol of millions of children. Was he murdered, or just a victim of the sensitivities and insecurities of an actor who was never talented enough to be taken seriously?
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
Beyond the sea by Kevin Spacey( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of America's greatest performers, Bobby Darin lived a rags-to-riches life. He worked his way from shady nightclubs to his dream destination, the Copacabana, where he wowed the crowds with his songs. He was a marvel at singing, songwriting and performing - stealing the hearts of fans everywhere despite the suffering in his own heart
Mrs. Henderson presents by Stephen Frears( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feisty widow takes over a London theater during World War II, where she begins producing revues featuring live nude girls
Michael by Nora Ephron( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two reporters from a Chicago-based tabloid, along with an "angel expert,"are asked to travel to rural Iowa to investigate a claim from an old woman that she shares her motel with a real, live archangel named Michael
Balto III by Cliff Ruby( Visual )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable true story of a her who inspired a nation and became a legend. This is the story of Balto, a sled dog who doesn't know where he belongs until a tragedy forces him to find his noble spirit and restore hope to a small town
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the fall of Richard Nixon, as depicted through a retrospective of his political and personal life. Begins with a disclaimer that the film is "an attempt to understand the truth ... based on numerous public sources and on an incomplete historical record."
Vanity fair by Mira Nair( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unsatisfied with her lower-class birthright, beautiful, calculating Becky Sharp is resolved to conquer high society by any means necessary, employing all of her wit, guile, and sexuality to move her way up
Made in Dagenham( Visual )

27 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1968, the female workers at the Ford Dagenham car plant walked out in protest against sexual discrimination. Their actions played a major role in the battle for equal pay, both nationally and internationally. Special features include commentary, outtakes, and a making-of featurette
Unleashed by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

34 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Danny, a slave who has lived his whole life without any sort of normal human interaction, with the mind and personality of a young child, Danny has only ever learned one lession in life: how to fight. Treated like a dog, including being forced to wear a collar, by his owner/boss, Bart, Danny has been raised to be a lethal fighting machine. Danny fights in illegal gladiator-style fight clubs, where he earns lots of money for Bart as the undisputed champion. After Bart has a car accident and ends up in a coma, Danny meets a kind elderly blind piano tuner. Danny is on the run because he knows secrets some bad guys don't want known. But the piano tuner who uses music to teach Danny some things about the world and about being human in general
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( Visual )

73 editions published between 1886 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con and a call girl are thrown together when he becomes her chauffeur. Initially he detests her but winds up under her spell
 
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Alternative Names
Bob Hoskins acteur britannique

Bob Hoskins aktor brytyjski

Bob Hoskins ator inglês

Bob Hoskins attore britannico

Bob Hoskins britischer Schauspieler, Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Bob Hoskins Brits filmacteur

Bob Hoskins English actor

Bobs Hoskinss

Hoskins, Robert William.

Hoskins, Robert William 1942-2014

Robertus Hoskins

Μπομπ Χόσκινς

Боб Госкінс

Боб Хоскинс

Բոբ Հոսկինս

בוב הוסקינס

הוסקינס, בוב 1942-2014

הוסקינס, רוברט ויליאם 1942-2014

باب هاسکینز تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

بوب هوسكينز

بوب هوسكينز ممثل إنجليزي

ബോബ് ഹോസ്‌കിൻസ്

ბობ ჰოსკინსი

밥 호스킨스

ボブ・ホスキンス

鲍勃·霍斯金斯

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OthelloHookEnemy at the gatesWho framed Roger RabbitDavid CopperfieldMaid in ManhattanMichaelBalto III