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  1. FC United prepare to face Benfica in their new supporter-funded stadium as fairytale story continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... also starred as a baseball bat-wielding extra in a Cantona mask, alongside the great United maverick in Looking For Eric, the surreal story of a washed-up FC United fan. Walsh said: "The director Ken Loach and screenwriter Paul Laverty asked our ...

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  2. Watch John Carew's foray into acting as former striker compares...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... and co were more wooden than an old-style football rattle in Escape To Victory and Eric Cantona was ok in Looking for Eric but probably because he was literally playing himself. The Tigers defeat at home to Burnley offered a major boost to ...

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  3. LA-premiere for Ireland-shot Jimmy's HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | RTE.ie

    ... of the festival, which showcases "celebrated favourites from around the world". Written by Paul Laverty ( Looking for Eric , The Wind That Shakes the Barley ), and starring Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Jim Norton, Bran F O'Byrne and Andrew Scott, ...

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  4. Ronaldo and 10 Other Footballers Who Have Made It on ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... enjoyed a breakthrough role in 1998's Elizabeth , but it was in the 2009 journey of discovery, Looking For Eric , that he really came into his own on screen. Cantona takes on the role of his real-life self in helping troubled Manchester United fan ...

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  5. Eric Cantona: Javier Pastore is the best player in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... in 1992. After his sudden retirement in 1997, he began a career in cinema, notably starring in Ken Loach's 'Looking for Eric' in 2009. And speaking ahead of the Laureus Sports Awards in Shanghai, Cantona surprisingly selected Pastore as his pick of ...

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  6. Ligue 1 - Eric Cantona: Javier Pastore is the best player in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... in 1992. After his sudden retirement in 1997, he began a career in cinema, notably starring in Ken Loach's 'Looking for Eric' in 2009. And speaking ahead of the Laureus Sports Awards in Shanghai, Cantona surprisingly selected Pastore as his pick of ...

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  7. Eric Cantona to topline "The Mermaid Man" comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    ... champion. Since retiring from football, Cantona has had a successful acting career, with Elizabeth and Looking for Eric among his most high-profile projects. He will soon star in western The Salvation alongside Mads Mikkelsen and Eva Green, which ...

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  8. Eric Cantona returning to Manchester as synchronised swimming instructor in new film The Mermaid ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... Cate Blanchett in tudor drama Elizabeth, and played a version of himself in Ken Loach comedy drama Looking for Eric. 48-year-old Cantona is also preparing to appear on the stage later this year, performing in his wife's new play Victor in September. ...

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  9. Ken Loach releases all his films free on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... regarded as one of the greats of British cinema. His other works include The Wind That Shakes the Barley , Looking for Eric , while his most recent film was Jimmy's Hall , which was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2014 Cannes Film ...

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  10. Top 10 sports star film cameosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... a spectator in 1995 and was subsequently banned for eight months, Cantona upped the anti from his 2009 film Looking for Eric offering life advice to a football mad postman, to a film based around an orgy. It's a French sex comedy and the trailer ...

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  11. Ronaldo eyes a career in actingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... and the 48-year-old star has since gone on to forge an acting career, appearing in movies such as 2009's Looking for Eric and The Stone Roses: Made of Stone . Cantona's fellow countryman and Ronaldo's 1998 World Cup final opponent Frank Leboeuf has ...

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  12. Ronaldo set sights on film careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... and the 48-year-old star has since gone on to forge an acting career, appearing in movies such as 2009's 'Looking for Eric' and 'The Stone Roses: Made of Stone'. Cantona's fellow countryman and Ronaldo's 1998 World Cup final opponent Frank Leboeuf ...

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  13. How Manchester United legend Eric Cantona turned his back on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... not because of anything he ever did in the colours of Manchester United. There is the fun stuff, such as Looking For Eric, where Cantona plays himself in a film shot on location in Manchester five years ago, or the interview for the Class of 92 ...

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  14. Director Loach to receive doctorateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | BBC News

    ... about his films when receiving a lifetime achievement award in 2014, he said he particularly enjoyed making Looking For Eric, which starred ex-Manchester United footballer-turned-actor Eric Cantona Here's our full story on the news the Premier ...

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  15. Lots Of Documentary Suggestions In Here...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Football365

    ... ential nudge to films though, I must wholeheartedly recommend The Damned United and the gorgeously poignant Looking for Eric (it is almost not about football but is). Ahad

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  16. Five kickin' football films... and two own goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Goal.com

    ... all the magic happens and is about as good a game of Spot The 80s Footballer as it's possible to have. Looking for Eric Despite the title and a starring role for a certain Eric Cantona, there's much more to this uplifting Ken Loach comedy than ...

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  17. A selection of Ken Loach's most famous films.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | This Is Staffordshire

    ... Kestrel for a Knave' about a young boy who spends his free time caring for and training his pet falcon and 'Looking for Eric' a film about a Mancunian postman called Eric whose life is descending into crisis, receives some life coaching from the ...

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  18. Review: Jimmy's HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... from Jimmy's Hall is the real sense of emotion and heart that made films like Ae Fond Kiss, Sweet Sixteen, Looking for Eric and The Angels' Share such compelling dramas.

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  19. Aspiring rapper Dale Deezy killed after being 'kicked and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... what they described as a street fight. Stefan Gumbs, an actor from Manchester who has appeared in film Looking For Eric and TV series Waterloo Road, also paid tribute to Dale. He said: "Omg, just heard Dale Deezy died last night from a fight. I ...

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  20. Big unknown: Cannes festival contendersRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2010 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... of European film-makers are also being tipped as almost sure bets -- Britain's Ken Loach, back with "Looking for Eric", a movie on and with football star Eric Cantonna, Denmark's Lars von Trier with "Antichrist" starring Willem Dafoe and Charlotte ...

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