Portrayal in media
Hoffman's life was dramatized in the 2000 movie
Steal This Movie.
Vincent D'Onofrio acted his part.
In the 1987 HBO television movie Conspiracy: The Trial of the Chicago 8,
Michael Lembeck acted the part of Hoffman.
Richard D'Alessandro played the part of Hoffman in the 1994 movie Forrest Gump. He is seen speaking against "the war in Vietnam" at a protest rally at the Lincoln Memorial.
Hank Azaria's voice is heard as the animated Hoffman in the movie "
Sacha Baron Cohen has been cast as Hoffman in Steven Spielberg's movie
The Trial of the Chicago Seven.