Dustin Hoffman was a major dramatic force from the 60s-80: starring in 'Rain Man', 'Marathon Man', and 'Kramer vs. Kramer'. Oh, not to mention he vicariously satisfied many the teenage fantasy in 1967 classic 'The Graduate'.
'Hoosiers','Mississippi Burning', 'The French Connection' - the list of Hackman's fantastic performances stretches on. Still, for our money, he was nowhere more entertaining than when attempting to outwit Superman as Lex Luthor
That these are the best courtroom dramas from the 21st century is hopefully self-evident. Experience the highs and lows of the judicial process without 3 years of law school or committing a felony yourself, with flicks like 'Michael Clayton' and 'The Lincoln Lawyer'!
These cinematic journalists will go through hell to get their story; depicting everything from the exposure of the Watergate scandal to Truman Capote's harrowing relationship with murderer Perry Smith, these journalistic thrillers are sure to deliver the scoop.