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Philip Seymour Hoffman

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  • Home theater: 'Her' makes bizarre seem plausible

    Her Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99 Available on VOD beginning May 13 Writer-director Spike Jonze's "Her" is the best kind of bait-and-switch. Pitched as a quirky comedy about a heartbroken dweeb (Joaquin Phoenix) who falls in love with his...
  • 'Mean Girls' 10-year anniversary: Where are they now?

    'Mean Girls' 10-year anniversary: Where are they now?
    When we last saw the "Mean Girls" crew, Cady Heron had learned a lesson and the "Plastics" -- Gretchen Wieners, Karen Smith and Regina George -- had split up and gone their separate ways.  But what have Lindsay Lohan, Lacey Chabert, Amanda Seyfried...
  • Theater Director Jon Vickers Lures Legends to Indiana University Venue

    When theater director Jon Vickers hopped on the phone with Variety, his single-screen cinema was in the middle of a typically diverse run. The night before, it had screened a brand new restoration of Luchino Visconti's "Sandra." That night, the program...
  • Peaches Geldof death: Heroin use played a likely 'role'

    Peaches Geldof's death was probably caused at least in part by heroin, according to testimony delivered Thursday in Britain at an inquest into her passing. "Recent use of heroin and the levels identified were likely to have played a role in her death," ...
  • John Turturro blends art and mammon

    John Turturro blends art and mammon
    "Thank you. I try. Sometimes you succeed. Sometimes you don't. You never know." Over lunch downtown, John Turturro is taking a compliment, somewhat bashfully, regarding his hardy film and stage career, and in particular his performance (the first of his...
  • John Slattery, Christina Hendricks Remember Philip Seymour Hoffman at 'God's Pocket' Premiere

    The indie pic "God's Pocket" centers on an unexpected death and the search for an explanation - a topic its cast and crew became all too familiar with following the death of star Philip Seymour Hoffman just weeks after the film's Sundance debut earlier...
  • CANNES: First Image from Omer Fast's 'Remainder' Starring Tom Sturridge

    LONDON -- The first image has been released of "Remainder" (above), which was penned and is being helmed by visual artist Omer Fast. Pic, which stars Tom Sturridge, is being sold by The Match Factory. Pic shoots over six weeks on location in London and...
  • Spying is hard in 'A Most Wanted Man'

    Spying is hard in 'A Most Wanted Man'
    **1/2 (out of four) “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy,” the overrated previous adaptation of a John Le Carre novel, spent so much time chasing vague facts that the spy operations had no clear sense of purpose. Well, outside of the spies...
  • TV This Week July 20 - 26: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'

    TV This Week July 20 - 26: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of July 20 - 26, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SUNDAY Warren Beatty, Joe Montana and others...
  • Showtime's David Nevins on 'Shameless,' Bob Dylan, 'Dexter' Finale

    "We make shows that challenge the medium," Showtime's president of programming David Nevins told reporters at the annual Television Critics Assn. press tour, pointing to the success of freshman drama "Penny Dreadful." "We've had this nice pattern of new...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman didn't want 'trust fund' kids, filing says

    Philip Seymour Hoffman didn't want 'trust fund' kids, filing says
    Philip Seymour Hoffman didn't want to leave any money to his three young children with Mimi O'Donnell, court documents have revealed -- supporting wishes expressed by the actor in a nearly 10-year-old will that went public in February. Hoffman "did...