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  1. DVDs out Tuesday: 'Mockingjay' and Oscar-nominated 'Foxcatcher'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LA.com

    ... Julianne Moore joins the cast as leader of the rebels. Jeffrey Wright (as a tech whiz) and the late Philip Seymour Hoffman (as a rebel strategist) are back. So, too, is Donald Sutherland as the tyrannical head of Panem. Key, though, is Jennifer ...

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  2. A Haunting Video Montage of Actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman's Last Three FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

    However, before his untimely death, Hoffman wrapped production on three films, all of which were released in 2014. He starred as Mickey Scarpato in God's Pocket , directed by Mad Men alumni John Slattery ; GA1 4nther Bachmann in A Most Wanted Man , directed by Anton Corbijn ; and Plutarch Heavensbee in The Hunger Games Mockingjay: Part 1 , directed by Francis Lawrence .

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  3. 24 Things We Learned from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Film School Rejects

    ... comic timing," says Lawrence, "because Katniss actually isn't very funny." 11. Plutarch Heavensbee's (Philip Seymour Hoffman) assistant in the book was a character named Fulvia Cardew - of course it was - but the filmmakers wanted to keep Effie ...

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  4. Matthew E. White - Fresh Blood Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... ' Tranquility ' White also attends to the particularly specific issue that is the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. The fact that the topic of the track has been made explicit by White adds an extra dimension to the listening experience. The ...

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  5. What Whittaker Chambers TellsUs about the Age of ObamaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    I mourned the untimely passing of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman for the very personal reason that I hoped he would one day get to play Whittaker Chambers in a film version of Chambers' 1952 masterwork, Witness. Short, heavy set, permanently rumpled, Hoffman would have made a near perfect Chambers to George Clooney's Alger Hiss, the smooth, handsome, establishment golden boy.

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  6. What Whittaker Chambers Tells Us about the Age of ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | American Thinker

    I mourned the untimely passing of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman for the very personal reason that I hoped he would one day get to play Whittaker Chambers in a film version of Chambers' 1952 masterwork, Witness . Short, heavy set, permanently rumpled, Hoffman would have made a near perfect Chambers to George Clooney's Alger Hiss, the smooth, handsome, establishment golden boy.

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  7. First Listen: Matthew E. White, 'Fresh Blood'Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... about sexual abuse in the church ("Holy Moly"), a friend's late mother ("Circle 'Round The Sun") and Philip Seymour Hoffman ("Tranquility"). It's bookended by songs about love and peppered with songs about lust. It's music replete with sweeping ...

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  8. Here's what's new on Netflix in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Williams classic. Williams stars as Dr. Hunter Adams, who uses humor in his treatment of patients. Philip Seymour Hoffman also stars. The Oscar-nominated film stars Johnny Depp as playwright J.M. Barrie during the time in which he is inspired to ...

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  9. DVD Previews Jennifer Lawrence propels 'Mockingjay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Home

    ... scenes. Also, on Blu-ray: an eight-part, feature-length making-of documentary, a tribute to co-star Philip Seymour Hoffman featurette, pop singer Lorde looks at curating the soundtrack and is featured in a "Yellow Flicker Beat" music video. ...

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  10. Watch Matthew E. White Cover Randy Newman In His Take Away ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Stereogum

    ... nce below. White's new album Fresh Blood is out 3/9 on Domino . If you haven't already, check out his Philip Seymour Hoffman tribute " Tranquility ."

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  11. Theater TalkRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... ng conversation, they also talk about their quirky, yet successful stage careers, as well as the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was Guirgis' mentor for much of his career and who Pendleton replaced as director of this show.

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  12. Best movies of 2014 part oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Examiner.com

    ... is the best horror movie I saw last year. Check out my original review here . This spy thriller stars Philip Seymour Hoffman as a German operative in post-9/11 Hamburg. This John le Carre adaptation is as bleak as they come, but Hoffman is excellent ...

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  13. Mitchell's top 20 films of 2014: #10 - #6Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Wanted Man" is a most welcomed film, and we have a golden, but melancholy, opportunity to witness Philip Seymour Hoffman's brilliance in his last onscreen performance. 9. "Only Lovers Left Alive" - In writer/director Jim Jarmusch's stylish and ...

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  14. Controversial Oscar sculpture removed from Hollywood Blvd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | WHDH

    A life-sized Oscar statue in a controversial pose got some second glances before it was removed following complaints. The sculpture depicts the Oscar statue on its knees, snorting cocaine.

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  15. Artist's statue shows Oscar snorting cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | WESH-TV

    ... a needle in its arm, appearing to be shooting up heroin. It was said to be inspired by Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman, who had died in New York weeks prior from acute mixed drug intoxication (both heroin and cocaine were contributing factors in ... 1 comment

  16. Plastic Jesus's Coke-Snorting OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The mysterious "Banksy of L.A." opens up about his cocaine-snorting Oscar statuette he assembled down the street from the Dolby Theater-the site of this year's Academy Awards. Three days before the Academy Awards, a life-sized Oscar statuette mysteriously appeared on Hollywood Blvd. doing lines of cocaine on all fours right down the street from where some of Tinseltown's brightest will surely be doing the same, albeit more discreetly, at Sunday's glitzy annual trophy show.

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  17. Cocaine-Snorting Oscar Statue Street Art Appears in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Breitbart.com

    ... the artist put up a life-size statue with a heroin needle in its arm shortly after the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. "When you live in Hollywood and work in the industry, you realize how endemic drug use really is - affecting everyone from ...

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  18. Behind the Coked-Out Oscar: Artist Wants to Shatter Hollywood's Glossy ExteriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... His works include last year's Oscar statue with a heroin needle in its arm, inspired by the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman , and 2013's graffiti piece featuring Lance Armstrong cycling while attached to an IV bag. His latest installation, the ...

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  19. Someone Put A Giant, Cocaine-Snorting Oscar Statue On Hollywood BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Cinema Blend News

    The glitz and glamour of Hollywood's most star-studded awards night may seem to be a caste-corralling occasion enjoyed by the obscenely rich and famous who society has, for whatever reason, granted a super sense of self-importance. However, leave it to the ilk known as conceptual artists to break down those barriers.

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  20. Cocaine-Snorting Oscar Statuette Removed from Hollywood BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... a heroin needle and labeled it "Hollywood's Best Kept Secret." The piece was in response to actor Philip Seymour Hoffman 's death last year from a heroin overdose. This year's appearance of the controversial statue occurred around the same time ...

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