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

    Friday May 15 | 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.

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  2. FoxcatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | 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.

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

    Tuesday May 5 | 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 ...

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

    Monday May 4 | /film

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

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

    Friday May 1 | 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 ...

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  6. Modern Biopics Directors: 4 Filmmakers Who Stand OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | News Max

    ... modern biopic directors that have made their mark on the recent history of biographical films. 1. Bennett Miller "Capote" (2005), "Moneyball" (2011),"Foxcatcher" (2014) A born and raised New Yorker, Bennett Miller dropped out of New York ...

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  7. Making movies on a tabletopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    NEW YORK--It sounds awful to say it, but after a day of watching movies I would have been happy to skip Foxcatcher and Capote director Bennett Miller's interview of Christopher Nolan at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.

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  8. "True Story" movie review: James Franco and Johah Hill quietly rivetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... to us, or him. With its tale of the dicey dance of writer and murderer, "True Story" resembles the artfully crafted "Capote," also based on actual events. In that film, director Bennett Miller and star Philip Seymour Hoffman created a profound ...

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  9. Christopher Nolan: "'Snow White' Absolutely...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Deadline

    ... of the Tribeca Film Festival . Actually, it was more bromance than smackdown, as Miller ( Foxcatcher , Moneyball , Capote ) played admiring interlocutor to the amiable Nolan ( Interstellar , Inception , Memento ). Their only prior work together had ...

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  10. "True Story" movie review: James Franco and Johah Hill quietly rivetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... to us, or him. With its tale of the dicey dance of writer and murderer, "True Story" resembles the artfully crafted "Capote," also based on actual events. In that film, director Bennett Miller and star Philip Seymour Hoffman created a profound ...

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  11. 'True Crime' James Franco and Jonah Hill should pick their directors betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Foster in "The Silence of the Lambs" or likes the ones between Phillip Seymour Hoffman and Clifton Collins Jr. in "Capote" (which, coincidentally, Bennett Miller directed). The scenes between Hill and Franco are devoid of any emotional ties. The ...

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  12. Truman Capote's 'In Cold Blood' may be made into TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | New York Daily News

    The novel hasn't been adapted for television since 1996, in a TV movie starring Anthony Edwards, Eric Roberts and Sam Neill. The late Philip Seymour Hoffman played the role of the illustrious novelist in the 2005 film "Capote," which won him an Oscar for best actor.

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  13. Truman Capote's 'In Cold Blood' Being Adapted for TelevisionRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | /film

    Like Full House and Coach before it, Truman Capote 's In Cold Blood is also getting resurrected for the small screen. The Weinstein Co.

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  14. 'In Cold Blood' set to get its fifth screen adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The infamous killers of a rural Kansas family in the 1950s, and inspiration for Truman Capote's "In Cold Blood," might be connected to another murder. It looks like Truman Capote 's 1966 bestselling novel is going to be adapted for the small screen.

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  15. In Cold Blood Is Getting a TV Show, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    The success of the podcast Serial and the HBO documentary series The Jinx have made true crime something of a sexy subgenre again, despite the awfulness behind the subject matter. And instead of going with one of the many thousands of intriguing murder cases that haven't gotten widespread coverage over the years, The Weinstein Company has acquired the TV rights to Truman Capote's formative classic In Cold Blood , and they plan on turning it into an event series.

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  16. 'In Cold Blood' Getting TV Event Series Treatment In Weinstein Co DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Deadline

    The Weinstein Company has optioned TV rights to Truman Capote 's 1966 bestseller In Cold Blood with the aim of making it a TV event series. It would be the first TV series treatment of the seminal narrative nonfiction book, which most recently surfaced as dueling feature films: 2005's Capote , which won Philip Seymour Hoffman the Best Actor Oscar for playing Capote; and 2006's Infamous with Toby Jones playing the author.

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  17. David Strathairn Boards November CriminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... ), ChloA Grace Moretz ( The Equalizer , If I Stay ) and Academy Award Nominee Catherine Keener ( Captain Phillips , Capote ) in Sacha Gervasi's ( Hitchcock , Anvil: The Story of Anvil ) November Criminals for Lotus Entertainment. Based on an adapted ...

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  18. Long before Cubs, Theo Epstein was a toddler bucking trendRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... is married to Dan Futterman, an actor and screenwriter who earned Academy Award nominations for his screenplay for ''Capote,'' starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, and the recent wrestling movie ''Foxcatcher,'' starring Channing Tatum. ''My mom ...

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  19. New on DVD: 'Foxcatcher' expertly wrestles with weighty themesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... the late John du Pont in 1996. As refracted through the chilly, superbly controlled lens of director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), the otherwise tawdry tale of ambition, self-deception and mental illness becomes an unsettling allegory of ...

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  20. New on DVD this week: March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    The latest from "Capote" director Bennett Miller examines one of the strangest crimes in Pennsylvania history. Back in the 1980s, the Philadelphia billionaire John du Pont lured wrestlers Dave and Mark Schultz to his estate in hopes of training them for the 1988 Seoul Olympics.

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