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Bob Roberts

Directed by Tim Robbins
United States, United Kingdom, 1992


Taking aim at political skullduggery, false populism and press manipulation, this caustic mockumentary stars Tim Robbins as the titular Bob Roberts, a folk-singing right-winger trying to unseat a liberal U.S. senator.

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Bob Roberts Directed by Tim Robbins

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1992 | Directors' Fortnight

National Board of Review

1992 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1993 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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