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Dustin Hoffman recently chatted on America Online. Q: How do you want to be remembered...characters as you go along, and it's your story.cutline: One of Dustin Hoffman's favorite roles is from Tootsie, in which he played an out-of-work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/11/xtr_235744.shtml
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Augustan self-publishes fantasy tale

...in 1964, an ultra-wry tale of 111-year-old Jack Crabb, who alleges that he was abducted by Indians as a young boy and later fought in the Battle of Little Big Horn. The novel was adapted into a 1970 movie starring Dustin Hoffman.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-07-24/augustan-self-publishes-fant
Actor Charles Durning dies

...playing everyone from a Nazi colonel to the pope to Dustin Hoffman's would-be suitor in "Tootsie."Durning, who...portrayals followed. He was the would-be suitor of Dustin Hoffman, posing as a female soap opera star in "Tootsie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-25/actor-charles-durning-dies
Reel Releases: Time to deal with aftermath

...the film. A young wife and mother, frustrated with her lot in life, walks out on her son and husband, played by Dustin Hoffman. The remainder of the film deals with those left behind struggling to pick up the pieces and carry on. It's an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-12-26/reel-releases-time-de
DVD releases

Here's a roundup of what's new this week in home video: 'Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium' WHAT: Dustin Hoffman plays the title role in this Willy Wonka wannabe, a family tale centered on a wild-haired, 243-year-old eccentric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/06/mov_189865.shtml
Movies
Sydney Pollack interprets long, varied career

...Sydney Pollack is an actor-turned-director who doesn't mind returning to other side of the camera. After Dustin Hoffman goaded him to perform double duty and play his exasperated agent while directing "Tootsie," Pollack since has appeared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/25/mov_451310.shtml
Movies
Big stars do exist in films of today

...list of the finest screen actors working today. Who did you come up with? Chances are, names like Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman, Al Pacino and Meryl Streep ranked pretty high. Now try this. Come up with a list of the finest screen actors working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/01/uhl_87171.shtml
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Anne Bancroft recalled as a 'consummate actress'

...was a part she almost didn't take. She said in 2003 that nearly everyone discouraged her from playing the role of Dustin Hoffman's middle-aged seductress "because it was all about sex with a younger man." Yet Bancroft saw something deeper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/09/mov_455510.shtml
Movies
Cinderellas vying in best-actor race

...Woodward, The Three Faces of Eve; Cliff Robertson, Charly; Jack Nicholson, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest; Dustin Hoffman, Rain Man; Jessica Lange, Blue Sky. Yet the performances by two Oscar nominees for best actor - Billy Bob Thornton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/23/ent_205724.shtml
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Cinderellas vying in best-actor race

...Woodward, The Three Faces of Eve; Cliff Robertson, Charly; Jack Nicholson, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest; Dustin Hoffman, Rain Man; Jessica Lange, Blue Sky. Yet the performances by two Oscar nominees for best actor - Billy Bob Thornton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/24/ent_205770.shtml
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