TOMB RAIDER SIDE-KICK
Copyright 2001 www.chud.com
[ November 7th 2001 ]
to the point of omnipresence, precocious to the
point of annoyance, actress/DNA thief Leelee Sobieski
generally manages to get herself in some good
company. This time around, the botched Helen Hunt
clone will join John Cusack in the Hitleriffic
hijinks of Max.
known as "Hoffman", the film is a fictional account
of a Jewish art dealer who critiques the work
of a young pre-Reich aspiring artist named Adolf
Hitler. Cusack plays the title role, while Sobieski
provides a voice of reason as Hoffman's friend.
Noah Taylor (Lara's "Tomb Raider" sidekick) will
portray the impressionable Nazi dictator.
lauded the Max/Hoffman script, reportedly proclaiming
it the best things he'd read since "Being John
Malkovich". The film goes before the lens this
month, with "The Color Purple" writer Menno Meyjes
directing from his own script.