short, fat and bald, the only actor who had to diet and wear lifts to play MussoliniMay 1, 2014 Tim WorstallObituaries7 CommentsIt’s Brazil that I remember him best for though. Vale. previousErr, no, I think notnextI fear The Guardian is confused here 7 thoughts on “short, fat and bald, the only actor who had to diet and wear lifts to play Mussolini” JuliaM May 1, 2014 at 7:20 am ‘The Long Good Friday’ – his best. Bernie G. May 1, 2014 at 7:41 am Definitely ‘The Long Good Friday’. Steve May 1, 2014 at 8:35 am Sorry to hear about Bob Hoskins, he seemed like a good bloke. Who Framed Roger Rabbit is still pants, but not because of his performance. The less said about Super Mario Brothers, the better. Brazil was hauntingly brilliant. alastair harris May 1, 2014 at 9:10 am On the move was one of my favorites – much better than going to lectures! Tim Almond May 1, 2014 at 9:48 am Yup – he’s not in Brazil for long, but it’s memorable. Also: Mona Lisa, The Long Good Friday, The Cotton Club and Who Framed Roger Rabbit (the Cotton Club is one of the best financial flops ever made). Jim May 1, 2014 at 10:32 am “There’s been an eruption!” Roue le Jour May 4, 2014 at 5:21 am ‘E’s been tamperin’ wiv it!” But yes, definitely, The Long Good Friday. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.