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  1. Today in Movie Culture: 'Captain America: Civil War' Posters, 'Back...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... tomorrow as the 10 best movie heroes: This week marks the 10th anniversary of the Venice Film Festival debut of Capote , which would go on to earn Philip Seymour Hoffman an Oscar for Best Actor in addition to being nominated for Best Picture. Watch ...


  2. Winona Ryder and Oscar Isaac in "Show Me a Hero."Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 |

    ... performances by Oscar Isaac ("Inside Llewyn Davis"), as former Yonkers mayor Nick Wasicsko, and Catherine Keener ("Capote"), as Mary Dorman, who turns out to be one of the story's least likely heroes. We've survived Discovery's Shark Week and Syfy's ...


  3. Extra special day for hopeful actorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... filmed here in 2011; Brad Pitt's The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, shot here in 2008; and Capote, a biopic about Truman Capote starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, shot here in 2005, among other films. The film adaptation of A ...


  4. Jon Stewart signs off: A look back at 5 memorable movie interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Philip Seymour Hoffman, who regularly appeared on the show over the years. In 2005, when Hoffman was starring in "Capote" - the role that would win him an Oscar - Stewart crowned him "the world's greatest actor." Tongue planted firmly in cheek, he ...


  5. Bond Is Back, But Here Are Five Other Daniel Craig Films Worth WatchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    ... Rooney Mara . Arriving in cinemas just months after Philip Seymour Hoffman won an Oscar for his portrayal of Truman Capote, writer/director Douglas McGrath released his own biopic of the author. Daniel Craig plays Perry Smith, the convicted murderer ...


  6. Will It Be As Good As Mockingbird?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Outlook

    For many of us, the most recent memory of Nelle Harper Lee might be Catherine Keener's portrayal of the author, very endearing if somewhat insipid, in the Philip Seymour Hoffman tour de force, Capote . She plays the 'supporting role' to the charismatic Hoffman, for which Keener was nominated for an Oscar in the same category, leaving many of Lee's ardent fans a little miffed.


  7. Will her - new' novel ruin Harper Lee's rep as a one-hit wonder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 |

    ... novel. These days, thanks to two films, Lee is almost as well known for her work as a "research assistant" on Truman Capote's acclaimed "In Cold Blood" as she is for own Pulitzer Prize-winning work. (The Alabama-born writer was portrayed by ...


  8. The writer and his subject: Capote's sympathy for the devilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 |

    'Perry Edward Smith' by Source . Licensed under Fair use via Wikipedia - ' In Cold Blood ' by Truman Capote illustrates a most chilling narrative of the slaughtering of the Clutter family in the quaint town of Holcomb, Kansas during November of 1959.


  9. Steve CarellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | CBS News

    ... cast that includes Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo and Vanessa Redgrave. Director Bennett Miller, whose other films "Capote" and "Moneyball" were both nominated for Academy Awards, spent eight years working on "Foxcatcher." He didn't want anyone ...


  10. The Oscar omens look good for Tom Hiddleston in Hank Williams biopic I Saw the LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... winning Eddie Redmayne the Best Actor award this year and previously Philip Seymour Hoffman triumphing as Truman Capote, Marion Cotillard as Edith Piaf and Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher. To top it all off, Hiddleston will be singing Williams' ...


  11. Review: 'Foxcatcher'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Classis) I'm looking at "Foxcatcher" from the perspective of having loved Miller's two previous narrative features, "Capote" and "Moneyball," films of smaller scope and narrower, more easily achieved goals. Both were keen-eyed American-success-story ...


  12. Wrestling with some home truthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    IN his previous films, director Bennett Miller was concerned with men and their obsessions: in Moneyball, for sports and stats; in Capote, for a story of a crime committed in cold blood. He returns to the same territory in Foxcatcher to gripping, disturbing effect.


  13. 9 Summer Reading Picks from UT PressRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Celebrating a "writer's writer" whose friends and rivals included Katherine Anne Porter, Stephen Spender, and Truman Capote, this definitive biography of William Goyen (from Trinity, TX) offers the first complete account of the life and writings of ...


  14. Creators of 'Blue's Clues' and 'Capote' team upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | New York Daily News

    The hit Nickelodeon show "Blue's Clues" may not seem to have much in common with "Capote," in which Philip Seymour Hoffman won the Academy Award for Best Actor. The producers of both venerable projects have kids in the same Upper West Side preschool, and both struggle to get those kids to eat healthy.


  15. Philip Seymour Hoffman's Last StandRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | FITSNews

    ... Most Wanted Man will probably never garner the industry accolades showered upon his Oscar-winning portrayal of Truman Capote, it was a compelling reminder of his character acting genius. Sure Hoffman had cameos in the last two movies in The Hunger ...


  16. Hoffman's partner 1 year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Fox News

    Just over a year after Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a drug overdose, Mimi O'Donnell, his life partner and mother of his three children, recalls the grief that brought her back to work in theater where they first met. O'Donnell first met Hoffman in 1999 and tells The New York Times that during her mourning of the "Capote" actor she took family trips to the beach, read books about grief from authors such as Joan Didion and Joyce Carol Oates and eventually returned to work.


  17. FoxcatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | DVD Times

    Director Bennett Miller's latest feature is another true-life story, following on from the Oscar-winning Capote and the baseball drama Moneyball by tackling the events surrounding American millionaire John du Pont and his dream of creating a world-class USA wrestling team. In the film, which is set in the mid 1980's, du Pont enlists the help of Olympic wrestling champions Mark and David Schultz in order to establish his 'Team Foxcatcher' stable of athletes, so named after the du Pont family farm.


  18. These oddly dark toilet paper commercials were made by the director...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Two-time Academy Award nominated director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball," "Foxcatcher") has taken a surprising step in his career as a film director: he made a series of very funny toilet paper commercials. Miller was recruited to direct a ...


  19. LOL: Bennett Miller Goes Dark and Clever for Quilted Northern Toilet Paper AdsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | /film

    Following two Best Director Oscar nominations, for Capote and Foxcatcher , Bennett Miller 's career is in the toilet. Really.


  20. Watch: Bennett Miller's Quilted Northern Commercials Are Hilariously BrilliantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Collider

    ... not immediately connect with the world of TV ads: Bennett Miller . The guy has only directed three narrative movies- Capote , Moneyball , and Foxcatcher -but they've all been phenomenal, so there's no question about his talent. However, who knew ...