Obituary: Sam Shepard - Independent.ie
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Independent.ieObituary: Sam ShepardIndependent.ie... of a quintet of family tragedies including Curse of the Starving Glass, (1977), and True West (1980), which depicted the rivalry between two estranged brothers, later to be played by actors including Philip Seymour Hoffman, Gary Sinese and John ...and more »
Posted on 5 August 2017 | 6:37 pm
DON NOBLE: Book helps quench thirst for
DON NOBLE: Book helps quench thirst for information about Harper LeeTuscaloosa NewsThe release of the Philip Seymour Hoffman film exacerbated an obsession with Capote; Lee insists he was incapable of telling the truth. Flynt, who did not know Capote, avers that neither his biographer Gerald Clarke nor longtime friend and neighbor ...
Posted on 5 August 2017 | 5:50 pm
Saturday's best TV: Billy Connolly: Portrait
The GuardianSaturday's best TV: Billy Connolly: Portrait of a Lifetime, Proms Extra, Cambridge Folk FestivalThe GuardianPhilip Seymour Hoffman is Lancaster Dodd, AKA The Master; a charismatic, L Ron Hubbard-like figure creating a cult for personal improvement. Joaquin Phoenix is his wild, alcoholic acolyte Freddie Quell in a long, enigmatic, puzzling film that's equally ...and more »
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 10:02 pm
How Sam Shepard channeled his 'surly'
New York PostHow Sam Shepard channeled his 'surly' childhood anger onto the stageNew York PostUnderneath the rugged cowboy image was a tender man who studied European history and read 19th-century novels, says Matthew Warchus, who directed the acclaimed 2000 revival of “True West” starring Philip Seymour Hoffman and John C. Reilly.and more »
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 5:19 pm
Sam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning
New York TimesSam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead at 73New York Times(John Malkovich and Gary Sinise made their names in the Steppenwolf Theater Company production; Philip Seymour Hoffman and John C. Reilly memorably traded off the parts in the 2000 Broadway revival.) Roles within families depicted onstage ...Sam Shepard, Playwright and Actor, Dead at 73Vultureall 451 news articles »
Posted on 31 July 2017 | 3:15 pm
Purcell: America's heroin epidemic
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Those with money have the means to fund their death spiral. The odds are that they’ll keep buying more heroin until they finally overdose fatally — as happened to actor Philip Seymour Hoffman a year and a half ago. Those who lack the funds frequently ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:30 am
When words are added to the dictionary, what
It was demons who injected Philip Seymour Hoffman with skag. The same creatures regularly waylay the former footballer Paul Gascoigne and siphon several litres of vodka down his throat. And it was demons, a whole bunch of them, who grappled with Brooks ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:17 am
America's heroin epidemic
The odds are that they'll keep buying more heroin until they finally overdose fatally — as happened to actor Philip Seymour Hoffman a year and a half ago. Those who lack the funds frequently steal from family members or break into homes and businesses to ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:05 pm
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Mockingjay - Part 2 also marks the final screen role for Philip Seymour Hoffman, who passed away in February 2014 while filming the movie.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 9:10 pm
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 new
Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Natalie Dormer, Elizabeth Banks, Gwendoline Christie, Liam Hemsworth, Sam Claflin, Josh Hutcherson, Donald Sutherland, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone, Julianne Morre, Stanley Ticci, and the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, The Hunger ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 7:42 pm