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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Friday Watercooler: Why you should be watching Netflix's 'Stranger Things'of references and nods you’ll enjoy. The entire series is basically a love lett
Friday Watercooler: Why you should be watching Netflix's 'Stranger Things'
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 hours ago
of references and nods you’ll enjoy. The entire series is basically a love letter to that decade. It’s a mix of “E.T.,” “The Goonies” and “Stand by Me,” with plenty of touches influenced by Steven Spielberg and Stephen King. It even has Winona... Read more
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Wired News
Could This Be the Year Movies Stopped Mattering?at how much of modern television is informed by film: Stranger Things is a slav
Could This Be the Year Movies Stopped Mattering?
Wired News / Posted yesterday
at how much of modern television is informed by film: Stranger Things is a slavish cinephile mishmash of everything from The Goonies to The Thing to The Breakfast Club. HBO’s The Night Of, with its outer-borough strivers and cop-land politics, is... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Friday Watercooler: Why you should be watching Netflix's 'Stranger Things'of references and nods you’ll enjoy. The entire series is basically a love lett
Friday Watercooler: Why you should be watching Netflix's 'Stranger Things'
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
of references and nods you’ll enjoy. The entire series is basically a love letter to that decade. It’s a mix of “E.T.,” “The Goonies” and “Stand by Me,” with plenty of touches influenced by Steven Spielberg and Stephen King. It even has Winona... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stranger Things directors reveal the fate of two characterspanel on July 27. The binge-watching favorite - which began streaming July 15
Stranger Things directors reveal the fate of two characters
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
panel on July 27. The binge-watching favorite - which began streaming July 15 - is an homage to eighties flicks like E.T., The Goonies, Poltergeist, Halloween, and Firestarter. Broadway thespian: Stranger Things' Dustin played by Gaten Matarazzo -... Read more
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metro
Stand By Me 30th anniversary: 15 things you may not know about the moviecould never be bettered. Several other 80s child stars auditioned Sean Astin,
Stand By Me 30th anniversary: 15 things you may not know about the movie
metro / Posted 4 days ago
could never be bettered. Several other 80s child stars auditioned Sean Astin, who a year previously had appeared on screen with Corey Feldman in The Goonies, was just one of several other 80s child stars who could have made it into... Read more
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The Mercury News
In a disappointing year at the cineplex, 'Stranger Things' on Netflix was the real summer blockbustercan you spot? One fan video, in particular, does a tremendous job of tracking t
In a disappointing year at the cineplex, 'Stranger Things' on Netflix was the real summer blockbuster
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
can you spot? One fan video, in particular, does a tremendous job of tracking them, from "E.T.: The Extraterrestrial" to "The Goonies" to "Firestarter" to "Close Encounters of the Third Kind." There's also a heavy dose of '80s scenery (those... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
'Stand by Me' turns 30Their Scenes First Although three of the boys already had previous experience
'Stand by Me' turns 30
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Their Scenes First Although three of the boys already had previous experience acting, including Feldman, who starred in "The Goonies" the year before, Reiner, who once starred in "All in the Family," often called on his own skills as an... Read more
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ABC News
'Stand by Me' Turns 30Their Scenes First Although three of the boys already had previous experience
'Stand by Me' Turns 30
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
Their Scenes First Although three of the boys already had previous experience acting, including Feldman, who starred in "The Goonies" the year before, Reiner, who once starred in "All in the Family," often called on his own skills as an... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch Stranger Things' Millie Bobby Brown shave her headStephen King who gave the Duffer Bros. the idea (among others) to cast Brown in
Watch Stranger Things' Millie Bobby Brown shave her head
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Stephen King who gave the Duffer Bros. the idea (among others) to cast Brown in their homage to eighties flicks like E.T., The Goonies, Poltergeist, Halloween, and Firestarter. 'Millie Brown, the girl in [BBC America's] Intruders, is terrific. Is... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Corey Haim's mother irate over Corey Feldman psychic visitdistance himself from Feldman while trying to sober up in the years before his
Corey Haim's mother irate over Corey Feldman psychic visit
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
distance himself from Feldman while trying to sober up in the years before his death. Judy said she has repeatedly asked The Goonies star to stop talking about her son and their friendship, and let him rest in peace. Audrina Patridge, Kris... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Matt Heath: Stranger Things is the crack cocaine of TV seriesthat strangely, heartwarming buzz. Your best option is to go back to the 80s m
Matt Heath: Stranger Things is the crack cocaine of TV series
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
that strangely, heartwarming buzz. Your best option is to go back to the 80s movies that influenced Stranger Things. ET, The Goonies, Gremlins, The Thing, Stand by Me. They'll help a bit, but it's a much lower dose. Related ContentMatt Heath:... Read more
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The Columbian
In a dismal film season, ‘Stranger Things’ is a summer blockbusteryou spot? One fan video in particular does a tremendous job of tracking all of
In a dismal film season, ‘Stranger Things’ is a summer blockbuster
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
you spot? One fan video in particular does a tremendous job of tracking all of them, from “E.T.: The Extraterrestrial” to “The Goonies” to “Firestarter” to “Close Encounters of the Third Kind.” There’s also a heavy dose of ’80s scenery and Stephen... Read more
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ajc.com
Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ is our great summer blockbusteryou spot? One fan video in particular does a tremendous job of tracking all of
Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ is our great summer blockbuster
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
you spot? One fan video in particular does a tremendous job of tracking all of them, from “E.T.: The Extraterrestrial” to “The Goonies” to “Firestarter” to “Close Encounters of the Third Kind.” Tapping into that kind of nostalgia is a brilliant... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
In a dismal movie season, Netflix's Stranger Things is our great blockbustercan you spot? One fan video in particular does a tremendous job of tracking all
In a dismal movie season, Netflix's Stranger Things is our great blockbuster
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
can you spot? One fan video in particular does a tremendous job of tracking all of them, from E.T.: The Extraterrestrial to The Goonies to Firestarter to Close Encounters of the Third Kind. There's also a heavy dose of '80s scenery (those clothes!... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Big Lebowski’ Spinoff With John Turturro Is Filming in New Yorkaway from society, for most of my life, this was almost like a real summer camp
‘Big Lebowski’ Spinoff With John Turturro Is Filming in New York
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
away from society, for most of my life, this was almost like a real summer camp for me." Columbia Pictures "Up until 'The Goonies' I had always had one hair style -- the 'bowl' haircut -- which was basic and standard for child actors at that... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Movie bargains: ‘The BFG,’ ‘Despicable Me,’ ‘West Side Story’$6-$7.50 on Mondays with ORCA card and $5-$6.50 on Tuesdays for women in groups
Movie bargains: ‘The BFG,’ ‘Despicable Me,’ ‘West Side Story’
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
$6-$7.50 on Mondays with ORCA card and $5-$6.50 on Tuesdays for women in groups of two or more. Theater is for 21+ only.“The Goonies” and “Hackers” They’re new at the Central Cinema in Seattle ($8 in advance, $10 at the door).“Love &... Read more
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The Morning Sun
‘Stranger Things’ oozes with nostalgiayou were alive in the 1980s — or, like me, have seen and love 80s movies — “Str
‘Stranger Things’ oozes with nostalgia
The Morning Sun / Posted 9 days ago
you were alive in the 1980s — or, like me, have seen and love 80s movies — “Stranger Things” is a must see. It’s like “The Goonies” and “E.T.” got mashed together with movies based on Stephen King novels, then sprinkled with high school movies... Read more
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Games Radar
Rare doesn't seem entirely sure what Sea of Thieves is going to be. But it's thinking in a very exciting wayspecial at a particular location in the world using a clue in the shape of an a
Rare doesn't seem entirely sure what Sea of Thieves is going to be. But it's thinking in a very exciting way
Games Radar / Posted 9 days ago
special at a particular location in the world using a clue in the shape of an abstract object - the example given was the Goonies skull stone, because obviously it was. But the random element of other players will always be waiting to blow... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Party in the Park and five other things to do in Norfolk this weekendown secret garden. The majority of shows have already sold out, but tickets for
Party in the Park and five other things to do in Norfolk this weekend
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 10 days ago
own secret garden. The majority of shows have already sold out, but tickets for Sunday’s screening of the 1985 classic, The Goonies, are still available. The film, directed by Richard Donner, follows two brothers who, after finding out they may... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Party in the Park and five other things to do in Norfolk this weekendown secret garden. The majority of shows have already sold out, but tickets for
Party in the Park and five other things to do in Norfolk this weekend
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
own secret garden. The majority of shows have already sold out, but tickets for Sunday’s screening of the 1985 classic, The Goonies, are still available. The film, directed by Richard Donner, follows two brothers who, after finding out they may... Read more
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The Hindu
A round up of cool films, TV shows and books to quell your Stranger Things pangsalong with JJ Abrams (Lost, Fringe, Felicity, Alias) decided to try and recreat
A round up of cool films, TV shows and books to quell your Stranger Things pangs
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
along with JJ Abrams (Lost, Fringe, Felicity, Alias) decided to try and recreate the same magic of ET and the 1985 film, The Goonies. Super8 is almost identical to Stranger Things. A monster is let lose in a small town and it's up to a bunch of... Read more
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IGN
Shane Black Thinks a Monster Squad Sequel “Could be Fun”more Monster Squad – what do you guys think? Chris Tilly is the Entertainment
Shane Black Thinks a Monster Squad Sequel “Could be Fun”
IGN / Posted 12 days ago
more Monster Squad – what do you guys think? Chris Tilly is the Entertainment Editor for IGN in the UK and thinks The Monster Squad is better than The Goonies, so deal with that. He can be found talking nonsense on The Superhero Show and T... Read more
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/Film
Stranger Things Bits: T-Shirts, Art, Action Figures, and Moreus about some of the film titles that they liked. They referenced Richard Green
Stranger Things Bits: T-Shirts, Art, Action Figures, and More
/Film / Posted 12 days ago
us about some of the film titles that they liked. They referenced Richard Greenberg and all the greats that he’d created — The Goonies, Altered States, Alien, The Untouchables, The Dead Zone, just to name a few. That was great to hear because we... Read more
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birminghammail
Famous actors pay tribute to Kenny Bakerwhen he featured alongside C3PO actor Anthony Daniels in the new Force Awakens.
Famous actors pay tribute to Kenny Baker
birminghammail / Posted 12 days ago
when he featured alongside C3PO actor Anthony Daniels in the new Force Awakens. Other film credits include Flash Gordon, The Goonies and Time Bandits.Kenny Baker at home in Preston, Lancashire. Growing up in Birmingham, doctors feared Baker... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why do we want closure on TV shows?of the 1980s. The kid actors are delightful and, in the case of Millie Bobby Br
Why do we want closure on TV shows?
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
of the 1980s. The kid actors are delightful and, in the case of Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven, moving. The nods to “E.T.,” “The Goonies,” Stephen King stories, and more are consistently amusing. But — and here is my spoiler alert — that ending? I... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Star Wars' alum pay tribute to R2-D2 actor Kenny Bakerof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
'Star Wars' alum pay tribute to R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His agent told the Press... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker diesof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker diesof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker diesof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker diesof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker diesof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies
Sarnia Observer / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker diesof the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies
Chatham Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films,
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films, but also through roles in "Time Bandits," "The Goonies," "Flash Gordon," and many other films. Baker began acting at 16, though his role in the first Star Wars movie... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films,
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films, but also through roles in "Time Bandits," "The Goonies," "Flash Gordon," and many other films. Baker began acting at 16, though his role in the first Star Wars movie... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films,
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films, but also through roles in "Time Bandits," "The Goonies," "Flash Gordon," and many other films. Baker began acting at 16, though his role in the first Star Wars movie... Read more
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NBC News
'Star Wars' Actor Who Played R2-D2 Dies at 81: Reportsof the series' most beloved characters. Baker also had parts in other hit movi
'Star Wars' Actor Who Played R2-D2 Dies at 81: Reports
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
of the series' most beloved characters. Baker also had parts in other hit movies throughout the 1980s and 90s, including "The Goonies," "Flash Gordon" and "Time Bandits." He served as a R2-D2 "consultant" for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Star Wars' actor Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2, dead at 81of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, includi
'Star Wars' actor Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2, dead at 81
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
of the Sith. Baker also starred in a number of other much loved films, including classic children's adventure comedy The Goonies, Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits and another science-fiction blockbuster, Flash Gordon. His niece Abigail Shield... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Gooni
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Goonies," "Time Bandits" and "Flash Gordon." The Guardian reports that Baker had been in poor health for quite some time before his death. Fans are taking to social media to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Gooni
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 days ago
In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Goonies," "Time Bandits" and "Flash Gordon." The Guardian reports that Baker had been in poor health for quite some time before his death. Fans are taking to social media to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Gooni
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Goonies," "Time Bandits" and "Flash Gordon." The Guardian reports that Baker had been in poor health for quite some time before his death. Fans are taking to social media to... Read more
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ajc.com
Report: Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Gooni
Report: Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 81
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Goonies," "Time Bandits" and "Flash Gordon." The Guardian reports that Baker had been in poor health for quite some time before his death. Fans are taking to social media to... Read more
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NBC News
'Star Wars' Actor Who Played R2-D2 Dies at 83"Episode III — Revenge of the Sith." Baker also had parts in other hit movies
'Star Wars' Actor Who Played R2-D2 Dies at 83
NBC News / Posted 14 days ago
"Episode III — Revenge of the Sith." Baker also had parts in other hit movies throughout the 1980s and 90s, including "The Goonies," "Flash Gordon" and "Time Bandits." He served as a R2-D2 "consultant" for "Episode VII — The Force Awakens,"... Read more
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IGN
Star Wars' R2-D2 Actor Kenny Baker Dies at 81being the actor inside R2-D2, but his filmography includes many other notable c
Star Wars' R2-D2 Actor Kenny Baker Dies at 81
IGN / Posted 14 days ago
being the actor inside R2-D2, but his filmography includes many other notable credits such as Time Bandits, Flash Gordon, The Goonies, Amadeus, The Elephant Man, Mona Lisa, and Labyrinth. Baker was born on August 24, 1934, in Birmingham, UK. As... Read more
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Business Insider
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films,
Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2, has died at 83
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
he lived a long life, bringing moviegoers joy not only in the Star Wars films, but also through roles in "Time Bandits," "The Goonies," "Flash Gordon," and many other films. Baker began acting at 16, though his role in the first Star Wars movie... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 83has died according to The Guardian. He was 83. In addition to the role as the
Kenny Baker, R2-D2 actor, dies at 83
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
has died according to The Guardian. He was 83. In addition to the role as the famous robot, Baker also had roles in "The Goonies," "Time Bandits" and "Flash Gordon." The Guardian reports that Baker had been in poor health for quite some time... Read more
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birminghammail
Kenny Baker, actor behind R2D2, diesR2D2 to life during the original trilogy and the following three prequels. Oth
Kenny Baker, actor behind R2D2, dies
birminghammail / Posted 14 days ago
R2D2 to life during the original trilogy and the following three prequels. Other film credits include Flash Gordon, The Goonies and Time Bandits. His niece, Abigail Shield, paid tribute to her uncle. “It was expected, but it’s sad... Read more
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The Verge
Kenny Baker, the man behind science fiction’s most famous robot, has passed awaytroupes before getting his break in 1977. He also appeared in films such as Fla
Kenny Baker, the man behind science fiction’s most famous robot, has passed away
The Verge / Posted 14 days ago
troupes before getting his break in 1977. He also appeared in films such as Flash Gordon, The Elephant Man, Time Bandits, The Goonies and other notable films throughout the 1980s and 1990s. Baker’s niece, Abigail Shield, told the Guardian that he... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Kenny Baker, actor behind R2-D2 in ‘Star Wars’, diesalso the three Star Wars prequels from 1999 to 2005. Baker also appeared in se
Kenny Baker, actor behind R2-D2 in ‘Star Wars’, dies
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 14 days ago
also the three Star Wars prequels from 1999 to 2005. Baker also appeared in several other 1980s movie favorites including “The Goonies”, “Time Bandits” and “Flash Gordon.” “He had a very long and fulfilled life,” Baker’s niece, Abigail Shield,... Read more
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IGN
Star Wars' R2-D2 Actor Kenny Baker Dies at 83to being the actor inside R2-D2, but his filmography include many other notable
Star Wars' R2-D2 Actor Kenny Baker Dies at 83
IGN / Posted 14 days ago
to being the actor inside R2-D2, but his filmography include many other notable credits such as Time Bandits, Flash Gordon, The Goonies, Amadeus, The Elephant Man, Mona Lisa, and Labyrinth. Baker was born on August 24, 1934, in Birmingham, UK. As... Read more
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walesonline
Star Wars R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker has died at the age of 83The Force Awakens European Premiere in London last December The actor also app
Star Wars R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker has died at the age of 83
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
The Force Awakens European Premiere in London last December The actor also appeared in other smash hi films, including The Goonies, Time Bandits and Flash Gordon, the Guardian reports. Baker's niece was quoted as saying: “It was expected, but... Read more
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