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5 Times Philip Seymour Hoffman Was Better Than the Movie | Twister, Philip Seymour Hoffman

5 Times Philip Seymour Hoffman Was Better Than the Movie

Originally posted 07/23/2014 02:50PM

When PEOPLE asked Twitter and Facebook users what their favorite Philip Seymour Hoffman movie was, the result was pretty unequivocal: Twister. That gave us pause, but then we started thinking about some of the actor's less-valued films. Hoffman would have turned 47 years old on July 23, so in honor of his birthday, we're taking another look at how even when the film might not have been great, Hoffman always was.

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Check Out the Latest Trailer for Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 | The Hunger Games, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson

Watch the New Trailer for Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

Originally posted 06/25/2014 12:10PM

Although the third film based on Suzanne Collins's novels in The Hunger Games franchise won't be released until Nov. 21, the Capitol is determined to make sure you're on its side way before then.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Died from Mix of Heroin, Cocaine and More Drugs | Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman Died from Mix of Heroin, Cocaine and More Drugs

Originally posted 02/28/2014 04:15PM

Philip Seymour Hoffman died from acute mixed drug intoxication, the New York City medical examiner's office announced Friday.

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Amy Adams Breaks Down While Discussing Philip Seymour Hoffman | Amy Adams

Amy Adams Breaks Down While Discussing Philip Seymour Hoffman

Originally posted 02/20/2014 02:00PM

Amy Adams tearfully paid tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman during a taping of Inside the Actors Studio earlier this month, honoring her frequent costar as "a beautiful spirit" both on- and offscreen.

"I just really loved him, and I know so many people did," the Oscar-nominated actress declared through broken sobs. "I just don't know how much more I can talk about it right now, sorry."

Adams, 39, spoke to host James Lipton about Hoffman in front of a live audience on Feb. 5, just three days after Hoffman's shocking death from an apparent overdose, and two days before she attended his private funeral in New York City. The episode aired Wednesday on Bravo.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Wanted Son to Grow Up in N.Y.C. | Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Will: He Wanted Son to Grow Up in N.Y.C.

Originally posted 02/19/2014 05:45PM

Philip Seymour Hoffman found success in Hollywood, but he never called it home. Now it seems he didn't want his son, Cooper, to do so either.

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Alleged Drug Dealer Jailed in Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death: I'm a 'Scapegoat' | Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Alleged Drug Dealer, Robert Vineberg: I'm a 'Scapegoat'

Originally posted 02/10/2014 11:20AM

An alleged heroin dealer who was arrested following the tragic death of Philip Seymour Hoffman says he and the late actor were friends who bonded over their mutual struggles with drug addiction.

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See the 10 Best Photos of the Week

See the 10 Best Photos of the Week

Originally posted 02/10/2014 08:00AM

From the Opening Ceremony in Sochi to Fashion Week in New York City, here are breathtaking images of the moments that had us buzzing

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