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  1. 'Capote' is quite goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 |

    Philip Seymour Hoffman portrays author Truman Capote in this true story of his relationship with killer Perry Smith, who would be immortalized forever in In Cold Blood. This weekend, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2" was released in theatres.


  2. Late night campout for Dave a traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | The Star Press

    ... Nov. 30, the retired host of The Late Show on CBS is bringing two acclaimed filmmakers whose releases include "Her," "Capote," and "Foxcatcher." Jonze, who was born Adam Spiegel, was a co-creator and executive producer of MTV's "Jackass" as well as ...


  3. From Carol to Legend: Queer cinema picks at the 2015 Whistler Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | The Georgia Straight

    It's no secret: here's the recipe for surefire Oscar nominations and awards: take two or three A-list actors, add them to LGBT content or roles, stir and let simmer over the course of Oscar season. The evidence: Kiss of the Spider Woman , Philadelphia , Victor/Victoria , Silkwood , Boys Don't Cry , Monster , Transamerica , Brokeback Mountain , The Hours , Milk , Capote , A Single Man , The Kids Are All Right , The Dallas Buyers Club , The Imitation Game , Beginners .


  4. The 'Other' Capote Biopic: "Infamous"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | The New York Observer

    Infamous- the 'other' Truman Capote biopic -tells the story of the writing of In Cold Blood . Don't miss the great acting by Toby Jones; the Brit's portrayal is on level with the Oscar-winning performance by Philip Seymour Hoffman in Capote .


  5. Top Ten Reasons You Want To See This Ball State LectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    ... ay for the 2013 movie HER. He also directed Being John Malkovich back in 1999. Bennett Miller is famous for directing Capote, Moneyball and Foxcather.


  6. Poppy Montgomery; David LettermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Ball State University says David Letterman and two of the nation's top young filmmakers are planning a visit to Muncie. The university announced Wednesday that Letterman will return to campus to host a discussion with Spike Jonze and Bennett Miller on Nov. 30. Miller is an Academy Award-nominated film director who is known for his narrative features in "Moneyball," "Capote" and "Foxcatcher."


  7. David Letterman returns to Ball State Nov. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... Are" in 2009. Miller is an Academy Award nominated film director best known for his narrative features, "Moneyball," "Capote" and "Foxcatcher." In 2005, he earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Director for "Capote," starring Philip Seymour ...


  8. In Cold BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Edward Champion's Return of the Reluctant

    Truman Capote's well-known book is certainly lurid and gripping, but why do we overlook its flimsy factual foundation and give into its carnival-like approach? Truman Capote was a feverish liar and a frenzied opportunist from the first moment his high voice pierced the walls of a literary elite eager to filth up its antimacassars with gossip. He used his looks to present himself as a child prodigy, famously photographed in languorous repose by Harold Halma to incite intrigue and controversy.


  9. Philip Seymour Hoffman dies of drug overdose: Is heroin use on the rise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | Bay Area Business Woman

    ... in your thoughts and prayers." Recognized as 'a giant talent,' Hoffman won an Oscar for best actor, playing Truman Capote in the 2005 film, "Capote." For years Hoffman played the deep, dense characters he loved on stage and in films, recently ...


  10. Houston AstrosRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... weeks before. If we were going to the movie theater we might have been going to see Philip Seymour Hoffman as Truman Capote in "Capote"... The Houston Texans across town from the Astros were in the thick of what would be a 2-14 season under head ...


  11. Philip Seymour Hoffman drug suspect jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | TheIndyChannel

    A DJ arrested in connection with the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been jailed for violating his probation. Max Rosenblum was detained by police officers in February, 2014 as part of a raid linked to the Capote star's overdose.


  12. Philip Seymour Hoffman Drug Suspect JailedRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | WENN Blog

    A DJ arrested in connection with the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been jailed for violating his probation. Max Rosenblum was detained by police officers in February, 2014 as part of a raid linked to the Capote star's overdose.


  13. 'Pink House' author tickled at casting of movie's lead roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | The Day

    Author Jeff Benedict applauded word this week that a two-time Academy Award nominee will play defiant homeowner Susette Kelo in the movie version of “Little Pink House,” his 2009 book about New London's use of eminent domain in a failed attempt to redevelop Fort Trumbull. Catherine Keener, nominated for Best Supporting Actress awards for “Being John Malkovich” and “Capote” , has signed to play Kelo, online news sites and Facebook posts reported.


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

    Sep 2, 2015 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Aug 29, 2015 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Aug 10, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Aug 6, 2015 | 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 ...


  18. 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 ...


  19. 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.


  20. 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 ...