Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman in Some of His Best Roles

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I'm tremendously sad to hear that actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died today at age 46, of what the New York Times called "an apparent drug overdose." I have for so long admired his ability to capture a tortured soul -- to make me empathize with even the very creepiest people -- that I think the best tribute is to let his work speak for itself. Read on for my favorites of his roles (in no particular order).

Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman at the Film premiere from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire in New York, November 20, 2013. Image: © Imago/

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