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Hidden Gem - 25th Hour (2002)

Director: Spike Lee

Starring: Edward Norton, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Barry Pepper, Rosario Dawson, Anna Paquin, Brian Cox

Montgomery “Monty” Brogan (Norton) is about to serve a seven-year prison sentence for dealing drugs. 354 more words


The Master - Jail Scene

(be advised, mature content) Both Joaquin Phoenix and the late great Philip Hoffman are both working at peak power here, ‘effing and jeffing away.


Film Review: The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Release Date: December 12th, 1999 (Fox Bruin Theater premiere)
Directed by: Anthony Minghella
Written by: Anthony Minghella
Based on: The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith… 742 more words


Big Guy Style

by Michelle O'Toole    February 10th, 2017

Nobody is the same shape. It’s a shame that big guys don’t get more press. Read on for some stylish men who break that mould and should be celebrated for their remarkable work too. 815 more words

Men's Fashion

Heroes Crying.

An institution that should always fight for progress and reform, never tolerate injustice or corrupton, always fight demagogues of all parties, never belong to any party, always oppose privileged classes and public plunderers, never lack sympathy with the poor, always remain devoted to the public welfare, never be satisfied with merely printing news, always be drastically independent, never be afraid to attack wrong, whether by predatory plutocracy or predatory poverty.

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Art imitating life: Philip Seymour Hoffman as Lester Bangs in ‘Almost Famous’

When Philip Seymour Hoffman passed away in 2014 from combined drug intoxication, film fans remember his subtle genius in his performances.  Even though he has been celebrated for his later roles, the performance that resonates with me the most is his turn as the late rock journalist, Lester Bangs in Cameron Crowe’s semi-autobiographical film Almost Famous.  320 more words

Looking Back

The Classics: 25th Hour (2002)

The phrase “Trump’s America” seems to be in vogue among thinkpiece writers right now, and that couldn’t bother me more. It implies that just because Mr. 397 more words