| May 1, 2014
| 1:49 PM
"Five-foot-six-cubic" is how Bob Hoskins described his dense, brick-like physique, and in his career as one of Britain's most familiar and reliable screen actors Hoskins was compared to all sorts of non-human entities. A bulldog. A fireplug. A face like "a damaged potato," in the words of critic Pauline Kael.
| Apr 6, 2014
| 4:30 AM
CANNES - "Calvary," "Byzantium" and "Philomena" were the biggest winners at the Irish Film and Television Awards in Dublin, with each film taking three awards.
Guests at the event, which was hosted by the Irish Film and Television Academy, included...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
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All in all, Homer is just another brick in the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
LONDON -- The Irish Film and Television Academy has announced that guests at its awards ceremony on April 5 will include Neil Jordan, Jim Sheridan, Steve Coogan, Will Forte, Jeremy Irons, Jack Huston and Colm Meaney.
Nominees include Saoirse Ronan,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:17 PM
I’ve been missing the wonderfully warm mischief that British character actor Bob Hoskins brought to the big screen since a Parkinson's diagnosis sidelined him in 2012.
His passing at 71 on Tuesday reminded me yet again of the light we’ve...