This won’t be the first time we write about this, trust me. A couple of years ago, the famously, fatuous, ingratiating, unctuous and other adjectives I can’t think of right now host of “Inside the Actors Studio,” James Lipton, invited Pacino on for an extended conversation.

For Lipton, who often dwells among the B and C-listers of Hollywood (Charlie Sheen, anyone?), it was the chance to touch the face of a god. And neither he nor Pacino disappointed.

Here’s a clip.