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The Best Tributes to Philip Seymour Hoffman

I was shocked and devastated when I learned that Philip Seymour Hoffman had passed away. What an amazing talent, taken away from us far too soon. Truly my favorite actor, ever since I saw his heartbreaking performance in Boogie Nights.

Here are a few remembrances of him that I found to be particularly heartfelt and impactful:

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Final Secret in Esquire

PHS, RIP in Slate

– An Actor Who Made Unhappiness a Joy to Watch in NYTimes

– The Dissolve remembers Philip Seymour Hoffman

– Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Genius in The New Yorker

– Philip Seymour Hoffman, 1967-2014 at

– Cameron Crowe and Fans Pay Tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman at /Film

– The Wrestler at Medium

And finally, a piece by Erik Lundegaard from 2006 that isn’t a remembrance, but I think captures exactly what made Hoffman great.