TV commercial (US): Volkswagen. Mr. Hoffman demonstrated the features of the VW Fastback, one notably being a trunk where he assumed the engine would be.
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Sam Etic | Dasutin Hofuman
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Working with Federico Fellini
? That destabilised everything. That makes liars out of my parents. Because I believed what they told me. I should not have turned down Fellini. If he wants you to do it in mumbo jumbo, if it's the worst script you've ever read, you do not turn down the great artists. I turned Samuel Beckett
down! I didn't show up for a meeting at a bar in Paris. I got too scared. It ...
During the filming of Wag the Dog
(1997) Hoffman, his co-star Robert De Niro
and director Barry Levinson
had an impromptu meeting with President Bill Clinton
at a Washington hotel. "So what's this movie about?" Clinton asked De Niro. De Niro looked over to Levinson, hoping he would answer the question. Levinson, in turn, looked over to Hoffman. Hoffman, realizing there was no one else to pass the...
Deep nasal voice, which has a unique "honking" timbre