2 THE PEOPLE VS LARRY FLYNT
(1996) HE played the controversial Hustler magazine publisher who found himself spearheading a legal campaign for freedom of speech.
Memphis has been the site for some major motion picture films: Great Balls of Fire, Silence of the Lambs, The Firm, The Client, A Family Thing, The People VS Larry Flynt
, Cookie's Fortune, Cast Away, 21 Grams, 40 Shades of Blue, Walk the Line, Hustle & Flow and Black Snake Moan.
Edward Norton He then landed parts in Everyone Says I Love You and The People vs Larry Flynt
But, just like his best actor nod for The People vs Larry Flynt
(1996), it was a performance which deserved a wider audience.
The multi-millionaire has also starred in movies No Country For Old Men, Natural Born Killers, Kingpin and The People Vs Larry Flynt
From playing the homicidal maniac in the Oliver Stone film Natural Born Killers, to his Oscarnominated role as porn king Larry Flynt in The People vs Larry Flynt
The couple were together for four years after meeting when they starred together in The People vs Larry Flynt
He was played by Hollywood star Woody Harrelson in the 1996 film The People Vs Larry Flynt
, co-starring Courtney Love.
Flynt is a hero to many in the US after fighting a series of obscenity lawsuits on the right to free speech, immortalised in 1996 film The People vs Larry Flynt
Producers Phoenix Pictures are known for The People Vs Larry Flynt
and The Thin Red Line.
His two Oscar nominations came for his roles in The People vs Larry Flynt
and The Messenger.
It co-stars Edward Norton whose earlier performances in Primal Fear, The People Vs Larry Flynt
and American History X suggested he had the potential to become the leading actor of his generation.