About the Film

In 1959, Truman Capote learns of the murder of a Kansas family and decides to write a book about the case. While researching for his novel In Cold Blood, Capote forms a relationship with one of the killers, Perry Smith, who is on death row.


Academy Awards 2006 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Director: Bennett Miller
Year: 2005
Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Clifton Collins Jr., Catherine Keener
Created By: Dan Futterman (screenplay), Gerald Clarke (book)

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