Movies starring Bob Hoskins

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Brazil

Terry Gilliam's Brazil is one of those films whose enduring reputation is based at least in part on events surrounding its stormy distribution history. Taken at face value, Brazil is a stinging, Strangelovian satire of the power of the bureaucracy...

Run Time: 2:22
U.S. Release Date: 1995-12-18
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Sexual Situations, Nudity)
Genre: SCIENCE FICTION/COMEDY
Director: Terry Gilliam
Cast: Jonathan Pryce, Kim Greist, Peter Vaughan, ...
Christmas Carol, A

Review based on a 2-D (standard) screening. If I ever wanted to know what A Christmas Carol might look like as a high-end video game, I need search no farther than this motion picture, which takes the Dickens classic and converts it into somethi...

Run Time: 1:36
U.S. Release Date: 2009-11-06
MPAA Rating: "PG" (Scary Images)
Genre: ANIMATED
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Cast: Jim Carrey, Gay Oldman, Colin Firth, ...
Doomsday

Take Mad Max, add elements of Escape from New York and I am Legend, insert a kick-ass heroine to rival Sigourney Weaver or Linda Hamilton, and employ strobe-like editing for the action sequences, and you have a fair approximation of Doomsday. Deri...

Run Time: 1:45
U.S. Release Date: 2008-03-14
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Nudity)
Genre: SCIENCE FICTION/ACTION
Director: Neil Marshall
Cast: Rhona Mitra, MyAnna Buring, Craig Conway, ...
Hollywoodland

The question of whether actor George Reeves committed suicide or was murdered will go down in history as one of Hollywood's great unsolved mysteries. Allen Coulter's Hollywoodland, a fictionalized account (it uses both apocryphal stories and confi...

Run Time: 2:06
U.S. Release Date: 2006-09-08
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Sexual Situations, Nudity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Allen Coulter
Cast: Adrien Brody, Diane Lane, Ben Affleck, ...
Made in Dagenham

Made in Dagenham is a fact-based "social conscience film," meaning that it explores an historical struggle against a societal ill. In this case, it's gender inequality - unequal pay for equal work. By chronicling one of the key events that led to t...

Run Time: 1:53
U.S. Release Date: 2010-11-23
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Nigel Cole
Cast: Sally Hawkins, Geraldine James, Jaime Winstone, ...
Michael

Undeterred by the universally hostile reaction to her previous holiday picture, Mixed Nuts, director Nora Ephron (Sleepless in Seattle) is back at it again this year with Michael, the second angel-comes-to-Earth feature of the month. While this ma...

Run Time: 1:46
U.S. Release Date: 1996-12-25
MPAA Rating: "PG"
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Nora Ephron
Cast: John Travolta, William Hurt, Andie MacDowell, ...
Mona Lisa

Serene. Beautiful. Untouchable. All of those words can be used to describe the subject of Leonardo Da Vinci's best-known painting, "The Mona Lisa." And, while almost everyone knows what she looks like, no one knows her story. Her life is a bla...

Run Time: 1:44
U.S. Release Date: -
MPAA Rating: "R" (Sexual Situations, Violence, Profanity, Nudity)
Genre: THRILLER/DRAMA
Director: Neil Jordan
Cast: Bob Hoskins, Cathy Tyson, Michael Caine, ...
Mrs. Henderson Presents

For all those who think movies don't have enough naked female flesh, welcome to Mrs. Henderson Presents. It would have been interesting to witness the MPAA's deliberations about this film. There's some violence, but not much. There's no sex or sex-...

Run Time: 1:43
U.S. Release Date: 2005-12-09
MPAA Rating: "R" (Nudity, Profanity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Stephen Frears
Cast: Judi Dench, Bob Hoskins, Kelly Reilly, ...
Nixon

It's always a tricky proposition to make a motion picture based on recent history -- and the more public the episode, the more difficult it is for the film maker to balance drama with accuracy. This is especially true when that film maker is Olive...

Run Time: 3:10
U.S. Release Date: 1995-12-20
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity)
Genre: DRAMA
Director: Oliver Stone
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, David Paymer, E.G. Marshall, ...
Snow White and the Huntsman

Let's start out by not dwelling overmuch on the existence of Mirror Mirror. The basic story outline may be the same, but the similarities end there. Everything of importance is different: tone, intent, plot specifics, and so forth. Mirror Mirror is...

Run Time: 2:07
U.S. Release Date: 2012-06-01
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: FANTASY/ADVENTURE
Director: Rupert Sanders
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Johnny Harris, Toby Jones, ...