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My Favorite Scene: Charlie Wilson’s War (2007) “Gust’s Tirade”

Heading into weeks now after the death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman and it’s just still surreal that he’s no longer with us.  Such a classic, larger-than-life presence on the screen; a true movie star whose career was so full and yet so far from finished.  Hoffman turned in a number of performances that were astonishing, but my favorite role of his was that of Gust Avrakatos in Charlie Wilson’s War. Continue reading My Favorite Scene: Charlie Wilson’s War (2007) “Gust’s Tirade”