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12. CHRIS ROCK AS JAKE HAYES IN BAD COMPANY (2002)

We wonder if Sir Anthony Hopkins even remembers that he once shot a movie with Chris Rock. The Academy Award-winning elder statesman has made so many flicks that it’s not unrealistic to suspect he’s forgotten about a few. Bad Company deserves such mental evaporation; not only was it a commercial failure, the Joel Schumacher-directed action-comedy also rested on the frail shoulders of Rock. If Will Smith were more accessible at the time, he would’ve been perfect as Hopkins’ counterpart, mainly because his acting doesn’t resemble a court jester trying to be taken seriously.

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