New York 2008

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First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman, one of the greatest cinema and theatre actors of his generation, died on 2 February 2014 at the age of 46 of an apparent drug overdose. How does one comprehend the loss of an actor whose immense measure of talent is so rarely glimpsed ... [Published Screen Africa - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Film screenings and events: Film noir festival, Laurel and Hardy comedies and more to see March 21-28, 2014

Noir City in Hollywood: Cynical detectives, femme fatales, housewives gone bad and ruthless crooks get the star treatment during the 16th annual Noir City: Hollywood — Festival of Film Noir from March 21-April 6 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. The ... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Feb 04 2014 - Updated Feb 04 2014 - 1 reports

Actor of depth who was fearless in choice of roles

Feb. 3: Philip Seymour Hoffman, perhaps the most ambitious and widely admired American actor of his generation, who gave three-dimensional nuance to a wide range of sidekicks, villains and leading men on screen and embraced some of the theatre?s most ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Feb 04 2014]
First reported Feb 03 2014 - Updated Feb 03 2014 - 1 reports

Philip Seymour Hoffman: Oscar-winner for 'Capote' acclaimed for an indelible succession of haunting, enigmatic performances

An actor of remarkable insight and versatility, Philip Seymour Hoffman was a stocky bear of a man with determinedly unruly hair who created on screen and stage a gallery of indelible performances. His 23-year career marked him as one of the finest actors ... [Published The Independent - Feb 03 2014]
First reported Feb 02 2014 - Updated Feb 03 2014 - 1 reports

Philip Seymour Hoffman

was an Academy Award winner considered by many to be the greatest character actor of his age Philip Seymour Hoffman, who has died aged 46, was an actor of immense range, whose bulky physique belied a cinematic presence infused with subtlety and grace ... [Published Telegraph - Feb 02 2014]
First reported Jan 04 2014 - Updated Jan 04 2014 - 1 reports

LegalTech New York 2008 Blogs to a Close

As LTNY 2008 nears the finish line, Law.com's Legal Blog Watch, in partnership with Law Technology News magazine, weighs in with reports from the floor and evening events, including the LTN Awards. Here's the latest coverage wrapping up the 27th annual ... [Published Law.com - Legal Technology - Jan 04 2014]
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First reported Dec 30 2013 - Updated Dec 31 2013 - 1 reports

Poll: Clinton, Obama, most admired

(CNN) - Talk about a streak. Hillary Clinton is the most admired woman among Americans for the 12th-straight year, according to a national poll released Monday by Gallup. And for the sixth straight year, the survey indicates President Barack Obama ... [Published CNN Political Ticker - Dec 30 2013]

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...Philip Seymour Hoffman was a beautiful, powerful, tender and brave actor. He said about acting: "To have that concentration to act as well is like lugging things up staircases in your brain. I think that’s a thing people don’t understand. It is that exhausting. If you’re doing it well, if you’re concentrating the way you need to, if your will and your concentration and emotion and imagination and emotional life are all in time, concentrated and working together in that role, that is just like lugging weights upstairs with your head… And I don’t think that should get any easier." In the end, perhaps the weight simply became too heavy to lug upstairs
...Though Hoffman had no illusions about his own looks he complained at the constant use of terms such as chubby: "I'm waiting for somebody to say I'm at least cute, but nobody has." He received top billing in Sidney Lumet's final film, Before the Devil Knows Your Dead (2007), and both he and his co-star Laura Linney won acclaim for...
...acting was to remain the one constant in a career that otherwise defied categorisation (he embraced drama, comedy and thrillers with equal zeal). "Acting is so difficult for me that, unless the work is of a certain stature in my mind, unless I reach the expectations I have of myself, I’m unhappy" he said. "If you’re doing it well, if you’re concentrating the way you need to, if your will and your concentration and emotional and imagination and...
"Graham has appeared in the top 10 list far more often than any other man, making his 57th appearance this year. He has never finished first, a spot typically taken by the sitting President" Gallup said in a statement

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Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman [Published Screen Africa - Mar 19 2014]
Film screenings and events: Film noir festival,... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 19 2014]
Actor of depth who was fearless in choice of roles [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Feb 04 2014]
Philip Seymour Hoffman: Oscar-winner for 'Capot... [Published The Independent - Feb 03 2014]
Philip Seymour Hoffman [Published Telegraph - Feb 02 2014]
LegalTech New York 2008 Blogs to a Close [Published Law.com - Legal Technology - Jan 04 2014]
Poll: Clinton, Obama, most admired [Published CNN Political Ticker - Dec 30 2013]
The Revolutions of 1848 and the Historical Foun... [Published World Socialist Web Site - Aug 16 2013]
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LegalTech New York 2008 Blogs to a Close [Published Law.com - Legal Technology - Jan 04 2014]
As LTNY 2008 nears the finish line, Law.com's Legal Blog Watch, in partnership with Law Technology News magazine, weighs in with reports from the floor and evening events, including the LTN Awards. Here's the latest coverage wrapping up the 27th annual ...
Poll: Clinton, Obama, most admired [Published CNN Political Ticker - Dec 30 2013]
(CNN) - Talk about a streak. Hillary Clinton is the most admired woman among Americans for the 12th-straight year, according to a national poll released Monday by Gallup. And for the sixth straight year, the survey indicates President Barack Obama ...
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