One of a rare hybrid breed that might be termed Star Character Actors, Philip Seymour Hoffman has, in the space of just a few years, amassed an adventurous, eclectic corpus distinguished by evident esteem for auteurs and a heartening lack of vanity. Lending ballast to every film he touches, Hoffman usually manages to steal a scene or two for himself as well. He beamed perma-smiling sycophancy as the toady in... More >>>