Posts Tagged ‘philip seymour hoffman’

Ryan Gosling (Stephen Meyers), George Clooney (Mike Morris), Philip Seymour Hoffman (Paul Zara), Marisa Tomei (Ida Horowicz), Evan Rachel Wood (Molly Stearns), Paul Giamatti (Duffy). Screenplay by George Clooney et al. Directed by George Clooney. Rating: 15. Running time: 101 minutes. I promised myself I wouldn’t use this oh so obvious word, but I’m finding […]


Jeff Bridges (Jeff ‘The Dude’ Lebowski), John Goodman (Walter Sobchak), Julianne Moore (Maude Lebowski), Steve Buscemi (Theodore Donald ‘Donny’ Kerabatsos), Philip Seymour Hoffman (Brandt), Tara Reid (Bunny Lebowski). Directed by Joel Coen. Screenplay by Joen & Ethan Coen. Rating: 18. Running time: 117 minutes. After seeing and loving Fargo, No Country For Old Men and […]


Rarely are my intuitions so conflicting. Let me try and explain why. Al Pacino’s performance as Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade is special, to say the least. Just as a mental defect in Raymond brought the best out of Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man, it seems this opportunity that presented itself to Pacino, the chance to […]