LBJ has the makings of a great biographical
Philip Seymour Hoffman
VoxLBJ has the makings of a great biographical film, but gets lost under its own ponderous weightVoxPhilip Seymour Hoffman was perhaps the most unlikely candidate to portray Truman Capote in the 2005 film Capote, but he was a revelation because he imagined the character anew; Michael Fassbender did something similar in Steve Jobs. Letting actors ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 10:30 am
Is this cooking for idiots? My week eating
The GuardianIs this cooking for idiots? My week eating nothing but 'recipe box' foodThe GuardianStarved of human interaction, I've started to find precise instruction very comforting, and I am reminded of the film Synecdoche, New York, in which Philip Seymour Hoffman wanders an apocalyptic landscape in isolation, while an earpiece issues short, ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 9:46 am
Marvel Tries Once Again to Make The Punisher
Free TimesMarvel Tries Once Again to Make The Punisher Catch OnFree TimesNorton absolutely sizzles in the film, and he's joined by a supporting cast featuring a roster of heavy hitters (Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rosario Dawson, Anna Paquin, Brian Cox, Barry Pepper). But the backdrop of the film — the atmosphere that fills ...and more »
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 9:02 pm
When Rape Is a Plot Twist - The Atlantic
The AtlanticWhen Rape Is a Plot TwistThe AtlanticTo complicate things further, and to give some sense of Harvey Weinstein's tentacular presence in Hollywood, Doubt was made into an Oscar-nominated film starring Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman, and distributed by Miramax—the company ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 9:10 am
Bestselling Author E. Lockhart To Visit
CapeNews.netBestselling Author E. Lockhart To Visit Eight CousinsCapeNews.net... Highsmith in 1955, “The Talented Mr. Ripley” might be unfamiliar to readers 60 years after its publication, were it not that it was made into a 1999 movie with an all-star cast including Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law and Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 9:34 am
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