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Philip Seymour Hoffman retrospective at NYC's Museum of the Moving Image

Running 16 September to 2 October 2016

From Time Out: It’s hard to believe that Philip Seymour Hoffman is two years gone—he’s still at work in my mind. 162 more words

20th Century

Amy Adams Weekend - Doubt (2008)

Director: John Patrick Shanley

Writer: John Patrick Shanley (Screenplay) John Patrick Shanley (Play)

Starring: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis, Alice Drummond, Audrie Neenan, Susan Blommaert, Carrie Preston, John Costello, Lloyd Clay Brown… 650 more words

Drama

Charlie Wilson’s War – The Roots of Where We Are Today

Charlie Wilson’s War has been airing on the HBO channels and it occurred to me as I was watching it, that this would have been a perfect story for a 6 – 8 hour limited HBO original series. 568 more words

Movies

Amy Adams Weekends - The Master (2012)

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson (Screenplay)

Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Ambyr Childers, Rami Malek, Jesse Plemons

 

Plot: A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future – until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader. 594 more words

Drama

Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 3/5

Pros –

1) Philip Seymour Hoffman as Gust Avrakotos : Superb character… 64 more words

Movies

Punch-Drunk Love - Review

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Paul Thomas Anderson, is there ever a day in which your brilliance is going to cease to amaze me? Given his excellent track record prior to Punch-Drunk Love, it would already be a risky move for him to cast Adam Sandler in a leading role because Sandler’s comedic schtick is rather juvenile to a point where sometimes it can be unbearable, but instead something more comes out. 1,104 more words

Film Reviews

“It’s the hardest when someone has a notion about you and it’s impossible to convince them otherwise.” – Philip Seymour Hoffman as Truman Capote in Capote (2005)