Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Museum of the Moving Image retrospective honors late actor’s career

It’s been more than two-and-a-half years since the tragic death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, and it’s still hard to believe he’s gone.

One of the finest actors of this or any era, a man who played a range of characters across all walks of life with consummate skill and grace, in some of the greatest movies ever made, Hoffman will endure forever.

The Museum of the Moving Image pays tribute to the legend with an appropriately titled retrospective, “The Master: Philip Seymour Hoffman,” running from Sept. 16 through Oct 2.

Every movie playing there is worth your time; it’s indisputably true that you can’t go wrong with any of the selections.

Nonetheless, these are our five top picks at an event that’s packed with masterpieces, near-masterpieces and movies that you just plain shouldn’t miss at some point in time. Visit movingimage.us for more information.

Robert Levin