Questions tagged [capote]

2005 film starring Philip Seymour Hoffman about the American writer Truman Capote.

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Did Capote really care about Perry Smith?

In the 2005 film Capote, we see that while Truman Capote was talking/interviewing Perry Smith, he got really close to him. But, whenever Perry asked him if he had started the book (which he asked ...
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Why does Perry commit the murders in Capote?

In the movie Capote, why does Perry go about shooting every family member in the face? One minute he's caused the throat slitting of the father in the family. The next thing you know he's going about ...
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Is there a reason for the appearance of the kid with the toy gun in the supermarket?

In Capote, there is a scene where Capote buys some baby food for Perry in a supermarket. Perry is on a hunger strike and Capote wants to feed him, in order to interview him. As he browsers for food in ...