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Connecticut Post
‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot’ Film Review: Joaquin Phoenix Shines in Disjointed Dramain at less than two hours, but it feels significantly longer.) While the direc
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
in at less than two hours, but it feels significantly longer.) While the director originally discussed the role with Robin Williams, Van Sant ended up drawing flak for casting Phoenix, an able-bodied actor, in a disabled role. The director... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot’ Review: Joaquin Phoenix Shines in Disjointed Dramain at less than two hours, but it feels significantly longer.) While the direc
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
in at less than two hours, but it feels significantly longer.) While the director originally discussed the role with Robin Williams, Van Sant ended up drawing flack for casting Phoenix, an able-bodied actor, in a disabled role. The director... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich firms team up to make it easier to shop on your mobile phoneup to make it easier to shop on your mobile phone Steve Thurton, of The Line,
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 2 days ago
up to make it easier to shop on your mobile phone Steve Thurton, of The Line, Richard Stanley, of Nielsen Brandbank, and Robin Williams, of The Line. Picture: Nielsen Brandbank Nielsen Brandbank, based in Robberds Way, and The Line, in... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich firms team up to make it easier to shop on your mobile phoneup to make it easier to shop on your mobile phone Steve Thurton, of The Line,
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
up to make it easier to shop on your mobile phone Steve Thurton, of The Line, Richard Stanley, of Nielsen Brandbank, and Robin Williams, of The Line. Picture: Nielsen Brandbank Nielsen Brandbank, based in Robberds Way, and The Line, in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
R.I.P. for the spec script, long a source of some of Hollywood's most beloved films.keeping me fresh and enthusiastic.” “Real loss is only possible when you love
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
keeping me fresh and enthusiastic.” “Real loss is only possible when you love something more than you love yourself.” Robin Williams, in “Good Will Hunting,” a spec script Don’t look for any candle-lit shrines along Hollywood Boulevard, or... Read more
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/Film
The Costumes of 'Phantom Thread', 'Maze Runner' Auditions & Moresome details you might not know about the original adaptation from 1995. For ex
/Film / Posted 2 days ago
some details you might not know about the original adaptation from 1995. For example, did you know that the end scene with Robin Williams and Bonnie Hunt meeting the kids for the first time since they played the game was shot before everything... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Film review: Jumanji: Welcome To the Jungle; A totally new storyboard game, but an action-adventure video game that the high school teenagers d
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
board game, but an action-adventure video game that the high school teenagers discover in their school’s basement. And no, Robin Williams is totally not forgotten. In one scene in this new film, Robin’s character, Alan Parish, was somewhat given... Read more
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Football365
World Cup design classics: Those billowing USA '94 goalnetsthe bat, USA ‘94 was framed as the World Cup of excess. The draw for the finals
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
the bat, USA ‘94 was framed as the World Cup of excess. The draw for the finals – held in Las Vegas, naturally – featured Robin Williams gently taking the piss out of Sepp ‘Bladder’, cameo appearances from Rod Stewart and Stevie Wonder, and a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Parenthood star Monica Potter is expecting her fourth child at 46first marriage to Tom Potter whom she divorced in 1998. First leading role: Po
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
first marriage to Tom Potter whom she divorced in 1998. First leading role: Potter found fame as the female lead opposite Robin Williams in the 1998 movie Patch Adams Film star: She went on to star opposite Morgan Freeman in the 2001 thriller... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Today in 1929, Popeye the Sailor Man debuted in Victoria, Texasgot to see the character’s ongoing growth in cartoons, comic books, and movies.
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
got to see the character’s ongoing growth in cartoons, comic books, and movies. A very underrated feature film starring Robin Williams as Popeye and Houston native Shelley Duvall as his main squeeze Olive Oyl was released in 1980. A new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
We examined 93 years of San Francisco movies: Here's the worst era. Yes, 'The Room' is involved.scored well for their genre. If you're a Generation-Xer feeling down about our
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
scored well for their genre. If you're a Generation-Xer feeling down about our list, it wasn't all bad news for the 1990s: Robin Williams' classic turn in "Mrs. Doubtfire" got lukewarm reviews but was a box office bright spot. The movie grossed... Read more
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Bizjournals
Sony’s two-week winning streak continues at the weekend box officeis about four teenagers who get sucked into a magical video game, opened to $40
Bizjournals / Posted 5 days ago
is about four teenagers who get sucked into a magical video game, opened to $40 million in China. The remake of the 1995 Robin Williams flick has now grossed almost $675 million worldwide, surpassing “Justice League” among 2017 releases. It opens... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Top NorCal comic talent appearing at String’s Jan. 20great.” To put the credentials of the comics into perspective, Singh managed t
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
great.” To put the credentials of the comics into perspective, Singh managed to win the same comedy competition that both Robin Williams and Ellen DeGeneres finished second in. Previous winners include Dana Carvey, Will Durst, Doug Standhope and... Read more
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Sun Star
Actors who played MLKfeaturing an all-star cast: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Mari
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
featuring an all-star cast: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Mariah Carey, Terrence Howard, Cuba Gooding Jr., Robin Williams, John Cusack, Liev Schreiber, among others. Ellis died from heart failure due to alcohol withdrawal syn... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why Downey Jr ‘wanted to kill’ Hugh Grantalso recalled good experiences with his Four Weddings and a Funeral co-star And
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
also recalled good experiences with his Four Weddings and a Funeral co-star Andie MacDowell, who he called a “Southern peach charmer,” and his Nine Months co-star, the late Robin Williams, who he called a “genius on another level” and “very k... Read more
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News.com.au
Why Downey Jr ‘wanted to kill’ Hugh Grantwith his Four Weddings and a Funeral co-star Andie MacDowell, who he called a “
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
with his Four Weddings and a Funeral co-star Andie MacDowell, who he called a “Southern peach charmer,” and his Nine Months co-star, the late Robin Williams, who he called a “genius on another level” and “very kind.”’ trending in ent... Read more
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New York Daily News
Martin Short to nominate Steve Martin for Friars Club induction“An Evening you’ll forget for the Rest of your Life.” Surrounded by photos of F
New York Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
“An Evening you’ll forget for the Rest of your Life.” Surrounded by photos of Friars including Jerry Seinfeld, Jerry Lewis, Robin Williams and Whoopi Goldberg, Martin asked how he could join the club. “Steve Martin had a great time and said he’s... Read more
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FOX News
Hugh Grant reveals Robert Downey Jr. 'wanted to kill' himalso recalled good experiences with his “Four Weddings and a Funeral” co-star A
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
also recalled good experiences with his “Four Weddings and a Funeral” co-star Andie MacDowell, who he called a "Southern peach charmer," and his “Nine Months” co-star, the late Robin Williams, who he called a "genius on another level" and "very kin... Read more
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FOX News
Hugh Grant reveals Robert Downey Jr. 'wanted to kill' himand a Funeral” co-star Andie MacDowell, who he called a "Southern peach charmer
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
and a Funeral” co-star Andie MacDowell, who he called a "Southern peach charmer," and his “Nine Months” co-star, the late Robin Williams, who he called a "genius on another level" and "very... Read more
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Boston Globe
What I want to see at SundanceAngel” of the Lucinda Williams song), director Hal Ashby (“Harold and Maude,” “
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Angel” of the Lucinda Williams song), director Hal Ashby (“Harold and Maude,” “Being There”), Oscar Wilde, Mr. Rogers, Robin Williams, Gloria Allred, Colette, and Jane Fonda. There are rising stars (Lakeith Stanfield of “Get Out” and “Atlanta”... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Christian Entrepreneur Dana Chanel Says Black Comedians Who Dress As Women Embarrass The Black Communityhell, Flip Wilson all made household names for themselves dressing as women. Wh
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 10 days ago
hell, Flip Wilson all made household names for themselves dressing as women. White male comedians like Dustin Hoffman and Robin Williams have done the same and were beloved for it. Mrs. Doubtfire is a classic. The same can be said for Black... Read more
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E! Online
Rick Springfield Says He Was ''Really Close'' to Committing SuicideSpringfield mentions greats like Robin Williams and Chester Bennington and reco
E! Online / Posted 10 days ago
Springfield mentions greats like Robin Williams and Chester Bennington and recounts his reaction to the news of their deaths. "I didn't go, 'Ugh, that's terrible.' I went, 'I get it.' I get being that lost and dark," he says. "You're in so much pain... Read more
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New York Daily News
Rick Springfield reveals he’s recently considered suicideManifesto’ is stuff I think about. I’ve been close to it,” he said, referring t
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Manifesto’ is stuff I think about. I’ve been close to it,” he said, referring to the song from his upcoming album. “When Robin Williams and Chester (Bennington and Chris Cornell) and those guys … I didn’t go, ‘Oh that’s terrible.’ I went, ‘I get... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rick Springfield on struggle with depression and suicideout very quickly': Fearne Cotton...'Suicide is not a joke': YouTube finally rel
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
out very quickly': Fearne Cotton...'Suicide is not a joke': YouTube finally releases lengthy... Share this article 'When Robin Williams and Chester [Bennington and Chris Cornell] and those guys [committed suicide] I didn't go "Oh, that's... Read more
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The Columbian
Pop Culture Anniversaries 2018: ‘Space Odyssey’ turns 50, ‘Grease’ turns 40Toga! Toga!” What more can we say? • ‘MORK & MINDY’ PREMIERES SEPT. 14: “Happ
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Toga! Toga!” What more can we say? • ‘MORK & MINDY’ PREMIERES SEPT. 14: “Happy Days” spinoff unleashes a maniac named Robin Williams on an unsuspecting world. 30th anniversary On these dates in 1988: • ‘THE WONDER YEARS’ DEBUTS JAN. 31:... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
​‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ builds on the ‘90s originalprotective of its positive aspects. For children of the ’90s, “Jumanji” was pre
The Rice Thresher / Posted 12 days ago
protective of its positive aspects. For children of the ’90s, “Jumanji” was precious, even more so in the wake of Robin Williams’ death in 2014. No wonder they were infuriated when it looked like “Jumanji” would be the next classic film in... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Mark my words: Learn to seize the day in tennis developmentform a group at school called the "Dead Poets Society." At this school a partic
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 12 days ago
form a group at school called the "Dead Poets Society." At this school a particularly engaging English teacher played by Robin Williams introduces them to the Latin phrase "carpe diem." It becomes their signature phrase or battle cry, if you... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Oprah Delivers Impassioned Speech On Sexual Harassment At Golden GlobesWashington, George Clooney, Woody Allen, Jodie Foster, Morgan Freeman, Robert D
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 12 days ago
Washington, George Clooney, Woody Allen, Jodie Foster, Morgan Freeman, Robert De Niro, Harrison Ford, Barbra Streisand, Robin Williams and Martin Scorsese. While best known for her 25-year stint as host of the syndicated afternoon talk show... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Oprah Winfrey through the yearsComedian Robin Williams, left, reaches out as if to touch talk show host Oprah
Santa Maria Times / Posted 13 days ago
Comedian Robin Williams, left, reaches out as if to touch talk show host Oprah Winfrey, right, after taping of her show, "The Oprah Winfrey Show," at the Improvisation in Los Angeles, Calif., Nov. 8, 1987. Looking on are comedians Billy Crystal,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Golden Globes: The narrative empowering womenachievement went to Oprah Winfrey; a prestigious award with former winners such
iafrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
achievement went to Oprah Winfrey; a prestigious award with former winners such as Meryl Streep, Denzel Washington and Robin Williams. Winfrey used her award speech to commend and praise the legions of women who have come forward to share their... Read more
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New York Daily News
Oprah Winfrey says ‘a new day is on the horizon’ in Globes speechAward is an honorary award from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association that's
New York Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Award is an honorary award from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association that's been given out annually (save 1976) since 1952. Past winners include Kirk Douglas, Frank Sinatra, Robin Williams and Denzel Washington. Poitier himself wo... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'Jumanji' takes down 'The Last Jedi' to win the weekend box office (SNE)weekend box office, taking in an estimated $36 million, according to boxofficep
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
weekend box office, taking in an estimated $36 million, according to boxofficepro.com. The sequel to the 1995 hit starring Robin Williams took the number one spot after "The Last Jedi" was king of the mountain for three consecutive weeks, and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'Jumanji' takes down 'The Last Jedi' to win the weekend box office (SNE)weekend box office, taking in an estimated $36 million, according to boxofficep
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
weekend box office, taking in an estimated $36 million, according to boxofficepro.com. The sequel to the 1995 hit starring Robin Williams took the number one spot after "The Last Jedi" was king of the mountain for three consecutive weeks, and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Falling in love with Tokyowho wore a kimono during a one-on-one; Tobey Maguire for Spider-Man; Rihanna fo
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
who wore a kimono during a one-on-one; Tobey Maguire for Spider-Man; Rihanna for Battleship, her first movie; the late Robin Williams for Patch Adams; Tom Hanks and Ron Howard for Angels & Demons; and Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Amanda... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Golden Globes lead off award show avalancheJ. Fox call her name for best actress in a TV drama for Chicago Hope. When she
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
J. Fox call her name for best actress in a TV drama for Chicago Hope. When she finally blushed her way to the stage, Robin Williams (who had been vamping to kill time) gave her a hand towel. The room erupted in laughter as Lahti blurted out,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jedi, Jumanji hold top two spotsto lure viewers away from their Netflix accounts. Columbia has shown some moxi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
to lure viewers away from their Netflix accounts. Columbia has shown some moxie with Jumanji, a remake of the 1995 Robin Williams fantasy. In its second weekend in theaters, where The Last Jedi is playing on multiple screens in many... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Mustache for a review: 'Jumanji' is a jungle with laughs lurking around every cornercharacter's weakness was listed as “cake” and Johnson’s character had none what
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 16 days ago
character's weakness was listed as “cake” and Johnson’s character had none whatsoever. The film also pays tribute to Robin Williams’ involvement in the previous film as the character Alan Parrish. The reference to Williams’ contribution is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Karen Gillan attends Jumanji press conference in Beijing with The Rocka feisty commando in the new reboot of adventure film Jumanji, 21 years after i
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
a feisty commando in the new reboot of adventure film Jumanji, 21 years after its first instalment - fronted by the late Robin Williams. The 30-year-old actress was joined by her 45-year-old co-star Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, who put on a dapper... Read more
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Box Office Prophets
Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleReview - By Sean CollierJanuary 3, 2018 But, sure, why not resurrect the plot
Box Office Prophets / Posted 18 days ago
Review - By Sean CollierJanuary 3, 2018 But, sure, why not resurrect the plot of the Robin Williams flick? There’s a board game (updated to a video game this time, and presumably to a Snapchat filter when the... Read more
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Time
Even The Rock Is Obsessed with Mark HamillTuesday, The Rock shared the news that his latest movie Jumanji: Welcome to the
Time / Posted 18 days ago
Tuesday, The Rock shared the news that his latest movie Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, which is a sequel of sorts to the Robin Williams adventure classic, had overtaken The Last Jedi to become the top grossing film in theaters for the first week... Read more
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New Now Next
Lesbian Comic Marga Gomez Reflects On Upbringing: Latino Parents Are "Uniquely Homophobic"that? I don’t know. With that kind of illness, people go in and out of some ki
New Now Next / Posted 18 days ago
that? I don’t know. With that kind of illness, people go in and out of some kind of clarity.On a less poignant note: Did Robin Williams really call you a lesbian Lenny Bruce? Oh god, yeah. There was a magazine called Premiere in the ‘90s. He... Read more
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Mumbrella
Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle knocks Star Wars off top spot at weekend box officeJedi off the weekend box office throne. The follow up the the original Jumanji
Mumbrella / Posted 19 days ago
Jedi off the weekend box office throne. The follow up the the original Jumanji film, which was released in 1995 starring Robin Williams, made $9.222m on its first weekend, according to the Motion Pictures Distributors Association of Australia... Read more
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Coming Soon
January 2 Digital, BluCity. Bring home The Brain, The Athlete, The Basketcase, The Princess and The C
Coming Soon / Posted 19 days ago
City. Bring home The Brain, The Athlete, The Basketcase, The Princess and The Criminal today.Reissues Cadillac ManOne of Robin Williams most underrated comedies of the ’90s comes to Blu-ray courtesy of Kino Lorber, with the late comedian playing... Read more
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WestportNow
Granger at the Movies: ‘The Shape of Water,’ ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,’ ‘The Greatest Showmansensuous, sumptuous 10, an enchanting, redemptive, interspecies love story. “J
WestportNow / Posted 19 days ago
sensuous, sumptuous 10, an enchanting, redemptive, interspecies love story. “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” re-imagining Robin Williams’ 1995 action comedy, delights in its own right, as four archetypal teenagers, serving detention in the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Call for more designated spaces for street art and graffiti in Norwichcolour and talking points to cities. That is the view of street artist David N
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
colour and talking points to cities. That is the view of street artist David Nash, who created murals of the late actor Robin Williams and comedy television character Alan Partridge in Norwich. Mr Nash, 44, who moved from Loddon to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Call for more designated spaces for street art and graffiti in Norwichcolour and talking points to cities. That is the view of street artist David N
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 19 days ago
colour and talking points to cities. That is the view of street artist David Nash, who created murals of the late actor Robin Williams and comedy television character Alan Partridge in Norwich. Mr Nash, 44, who moved from Loddon to... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Nick Jonas says Jack Black is amazing team playerThe 25-year-old star appears alongside Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Black and Ka
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 20 days ago
The 25-year-old star appears alongside Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Black and Karen Gillan in the sequel to the 1995 Robin Williams classic 'Jumanji' and in one scene his alter ego Jefferson 'Seaplane' McDonough, the avatar of Alex Vreeke, is kissed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Welcome to the jungle with Jumanji hitting the targetthree things: A ground-breaking mix of practical/CG effects, cute child charact
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
three things: A ground-breaking mix of practical/CG effects, cute child characters (Kirsten Dunst, being one of them), and Robin Williams in one of his many iconic roles. The original Jumanji was a bonafide smash hit all the way back in... Read more
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The Age
Welcome to the jungle with Jumanji hitting the targetthree things: A ground-breaking mix of practical/CG effects, cute child charact
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
three things: A ground-breaking mix of practical/CG effects, cute child characters (Kirsten Dunst, being one of them), and Robin Williams in one of his many iconic roles. The original Jumanji was a bonafide smash hit all the way back in... Read more
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