Originally Posted by LL3HD
I can't think of a bad performance by Paul Giamatti. I especially liked him in American Splendor. That was a superb job. His first memorable role, that caught my eye, was in Private Parts.
As you say, Giamatti's performances are all outstanding but there was something extra in His Harvey Pekar role in American Splendor. I thought that he was terrific in The Illusionist, too.