• R, 1 hr. 55 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Bennett Miller
    In Theaters:
    Sep 30, 2005 Wide
    On DVD:
    Mar 14, 2006
  • Sony Pictures Classics
  • Capote
    2 minutes 6 seconds
    Added: May 9, 2008

Latest News on Capote

February 2, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman: 1967-2014 Opens in new window

Philip Seymour Hoffman, an Academy Award-winning actor of astonishing versatility whose distinctive looks and powerful presence made him one of the most critically acclaimed performers of contemporary cinema, was found dead Sunday of an apparent drug overdose. He was 46. More...

November 19, 2011

Scarlett Johansson to Make Directorial Debut Opens in new window

She'll adapt Truman Capote's first novella, "Summer Crossing." More...

September 28, 2006

Box Office Guru Preview: Ashton vs. Ashton - This Time It's Personal Opens in new window

Ashton Kutcher fans get two chances to see (or hear) their favorite star this weekend as the Hollywood prankster takes on reigning box office champ "Jackass: Number Two" by voicing a mule deer in the animated comedy "Open Season" and going up against Kevin Costner in the action drama "The Guardian." More...

June 19, 2006

Hoffman to Star with Hanks and Then Face the "Devil" Opens in new window

Fresh off his Best Actor Oscar for "Capote," Philip Seymour Hoffman now has a pair of high-profile projects underway. In the first one he'll co-star with Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts -- and the second is with legendary director Sidney Lumet. More...

March 31, 2006

"Chicken Little" Hatches a No. 1 Seller Opens in new window

Buena Vista Home Entertainment's "Chicken Little" easily crossed the road to the top spot on the national DVD sales chart for the week ended March 26, while New Line Home Entertainment's "A History of Violence" remained the nation's No. 1 rental for the second consecutive week. More...

March 6, 2006

Indie Spirit Awards Distributed Opens in new window

Lost in the shadow of the weekend's Oscar coverage was the annual Independent Spirit Awards presentation, which is where you'll find ... a lot of accolades similar to the Academy Award winners. More...

March 2, 2006

"Capote" Producers Prepare "Mike the Bike" Biopic Opens in new window

Legendary British motorcycle champ Mike Hailwood might be gone, but he's certainly not forgotten. Infinity Media, the production house that brought you "Capote," is planning a big-screen biopic of the British folk hero. More...

February 22, 2006

BAFTA Winners Announced! Opens in new window

The British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) held their annual awards presentation on February 21st, and they managed to dole out some love for an interesting variety of films and filmmakers -- most of which have been on the receiving end of other awards already, but they're good choices anyway, if it's me you're asking. More...

January 31, 2006

2005 Oscar Nominations Are In! Opens in new window

Like most pathetic movie geeks, I was up at the crack of dawn (ok, 8:30am eastern time) to see how my nomination prediction ballot would measure up. (I was perfect on all 20 acting nods and all 10 screenwriting nods, but I erroneously predicted that "Walk the Line" would get nominated over "Capote" for Best Picture, and I picked Croneberg for director over Benett Miller.) Anyhow, here are the nominations for us to rant and rave about for the next five weeks... More...

January 16, 2006

Golden Globes Results - It Rhymes with "Chick Flick" Opens in new window

If you didn?t watch tonight?s Golden Globes Awards, you missed out on two big winners, a few personal triumphs, and (surprisingly) few fire-your-stylist fashion faux pas. Read on for the entire list of winners from the television and film honorees (here?s a hint: the Hollywood Foreign Press sure like those cowboys)! More...

January 16, 2006

OFCS Announces Its '05 Winners Opens in new window

The Online Film Critics Society (OFCS) cast their ballots over the holiday weekend in an effort to pick the group's favorite flicks from 2005, and I think we did a pretty solid job, all things considered. More...

January 11, 2006

Chicago Critics Pick Their 2005 Winners (and Iowa!) Opens in new window

The Chicago Film Critics Group announced their nominees just before New Years' Eve, and they reconvened this week to vote on their year-end favorites. Also, the Iowa Film Critics chimed in with their picks as well. Why not? Iowa has film critics, too! More...

January 10, 2006

Broadcast Film Critics Dole Out Their Awards on National TV Opens in new window

The Broadcast Film Critics Association held their annual awards presentation live on The WB network, with plenty of mildly corny jokes, appreciative acceptance speeches, accolades galore, and even a few cool surprises. (Oh, and their favorite film overall was "Brokeback Mountain.") More...

January 10, 2006

Online Film Critics Offer Their Annual Nominations Opens in new window

The OFCS, which is hosted right here at Rotten Tomatoes and (full disclosure) includes yours truly as a member, announced their year-end nominations yesterday ... and we hope you'll find a few solid surprises among the more familiar (yet obviously deserving) nominees. The winners will be announced on Monday the 16th. More...

January 6, 2006

DGA & SAG Chime in with Their Nominations Opens in new window

Yesterday we got the year-end nominations from the Writers Guild and the Producers Guild, so simple logic dictates that today should bring news from the directors (DGA) and the actors (SAG). As always we thank Movie City News for divulging every single nomination on the planet. More...

January 5, 2006

Writers' & Producers' Guilds Deliver Their '05 Noms Opens in new window

As usual we rely on Movie City News to bring us the "best of 2005" picks from the critics, and now come the year-end nominations from the Writers Guild of America (WGA) and the Producers Guild of America (PGA). More...

January 4, 2006

Ebert & Roeper Share Their Favorites from '05 Opens in new window

TV's biggest and most (relatively) beloved movie critics, Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper, have announced their top ten lists for 2005, and you can either listen to the banter on their official site, or you can hang out here and just read 'em. Our way is quicker. More...

January 3, 2006

Chicago Critics Announce Their Nominations Opens in new window

Thanks to Movie City News for sharing the scoop on the Windy City critics and their favorite flicks of 2005.The Chicago film journalists will announce their year-end winners on January, 2006. More...

December 23, 2005

San Diego, Vegas & Utah Critics Make Their Year-End Picks Opens in new window

Thanks again to for keeping us up-to-date on all the year-end critics flick-picks. This time it's the San Diego, Las Vegas and Utah reviewers who share their favorites, from "Brokeback" to "Kong." More...

December 22, 2005

Phoenix & Toronto Critics Offer Their Year-End Favorites Opens in new window

It's tough to keep up with all the critics' awards being tossed out this time of year, but Movie City News sure helps out a whole lot. This time we have the year-end picks from critic's groups in Phoenix, Arizona, and Toronto, Ontario. More...

December 21, 2005

Southeastern Critics Chime in With Their Picks Opens in new window

The 2005 Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards announced their annual awards on Monday, Dec. 19, in Atlanta, Ga. Forty-two members in nine states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia) voted in the 14th annual SEFCA poll. More...

December 20, 2005

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics 2005 Awards Opens in new window

December 19, 2005 -- DALLAS-FORT WORTH FILM CRITICS NAME ?BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN? BEST OF 2005. The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the frontier romance BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN as the best film of 2005, according to the results of its 12th annual critics? poll. More...

December 13, 2005

Awards Season Gets Rolling with Crix Picks Opens in new window

If you're a fan of the late-year awards season, be sure to add Movie City News to your hit list, because they deliver some consistently excellent coverage. Mid-December is when most of the critics' groups start doling out their accolades, and so far we've gotten input from reviewers' groups in Boston, Los Angeles, New York, and Washington. More...

December 12, 2005

BFCA Nominees Announced; "Brokeback" Leads Pack Opens in new window

The Broadcast Film Critics Association announced its Critics Choice Awards, and "Brokeback Mountain," Ang Lee's revisionist western, leads the pack with eight nominations including Best Picture, Best Actor (Heath Ledger), Best Supporting Actor (Jake Gyllenhaal), and Best Supporting Actress (Michelle Williams). More...

December 2, 2005

Universal Plans to "Breach" a New FBI Thriller Opens in new window shares a press release from Universal Pictures, the studio behind the upcoming spy thriller "Breach," which will star Chris Cooper, Laura Linney, and Ryan Phillippe. More...

November 17, 2005

Critical Consensus: "Harry Potter," "Walk the Line" Both Certified Fre Opens in new window

This week's wide releases find us within both a goblet and a burnin' ring of fire. We've got legends, both fantastic ("Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire") and musical (the Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line"). Will these heavily anticipated films generate warmth, or be scorched by the critics? More...

September 20, 2005

Toronto Film Fest: Soderbergh?s ?Bubble,? ?Capote? with Philip Seymour Hoffman Opens in new window

This pair of indies currently has one thing in common: they?re both at 50% on the Tomatometer. The festival?s been buzzing about Philip Seymour Hoffman?s Oscar worthy performance in ?Capote.? ?Bubble? features director Steven Soderbergh?s return to his indie roots. More...

September 14, 2005

Trailer Bulletin: Capote Opens in new window

Click right here to check out the all-new trailer for director Bennett Miller's "Capote," a film that's presently causing quite a buzz at the Toronto Film Festival. More...

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