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3.6
5,582 Ratings

Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

Directed by Robert Zemeckis
United States, 1988
Comedy

Synopsis

In this clever nod to the film noir genre which uses a mixture of live action and animation, Bob Hoskins is a cartoon-hating private detective who must come to the aid of a cartoon rabbit being framed for the murder of the owner of Toontown.

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit? Directed by Robert Zemeckis

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1989 | 4 wins including: Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

1989 | 3 nominations including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

BAFTA Awards

1989 | Winner: Best Special Effects

1989 | 4 nominations including: Best Cinematography

Directors Guild of America

1989 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1989 | Nominee: Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Screen)

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