Tag: Tom Hanks

Celebrating America: PBS NewsHour Presents (2021) 5.7

Celebrating America: PBS NewsHour Presents (2021)

A prime time TV special celebrating the inauguration of Joe Biden as President of the United States, with performances by Demi Lovato, Justin Timberlake, Jon Bon Jovi and Ant Clemons....

Big (1988) 7.3

Big (1988)

Josh Baskin would do anything to be big to hang out with his crush at the carnival. He finds a Zoltar machine, and he wishes to be big. After Zoltar tells him, "his wish is granted", Josh notices the machine is unplugged...

Philadelphia (1993) 7.7

Philadelphia (1993)

Fearing it would compromise his career, lawyer Andrew Beckett hides his homosexuality and HIV status at a powerful Philadelphia law firm. But his secret is exposed when a colleague spots the illness's telltale lesions. F...

News of the World (2020) -

News of the World (2020)

Five years after the end of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd (Tom Hanks), a veteran of three wars, now moves from town to town as a non-fiction storyteller, sharing the news of presidents and queens, glorious f...

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) 7.6

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020)

Follow-up film to the 2006 comedy centering on the real-life adventures of a fictional Kazakh television journalist named Borat....

Toy Story Toons: Partysaurus Rex (2012) 7.5

Toy Story Toons: Partysaurus Rex (2012)

When Rex finds himself left behind in the bathroom, he puts his limbs to use by getting a bath going for a bunch of new toy friends.::Anonymous...

Turner & Hooch (1989) 6.2

Turner & Hooch (1989)

Scott Turner has 3 days left in the local police department before he moves to a bigger city to get some "real" cases, not just misdemeanors. Then Amos Reed is murdered, and Scott Turner sets himself on the case. The clo...

Everything Is Copy (2015) 7.4

Everything Is Copy (2015)

A look at the life and work of writer/filmmaker Nora Ephron.::Anonymous...

Captain Phillips (2013) 7.8

Captain Phillips (2013)

Captain Phillips is a multi-layered examination of the 2009 hijacking of the U.S. container ship Maersk Alabama by a crew of Somali pirates. It is - through director Paul Greengrass's distinctive lens - simultaneously a ...

Inferno (2016) 6.2

Inferno (2016)

Famous symbologist on a trail of clues tied to the great Dante himself. When Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks, a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories. Tog...

Sully (2016) 7.4

Sully (2016)

On Thursday, January 15, 2009, the world witnessed the "Miracle on the Hudson" when pilot Chesley"Sully" Sullenberger (Tom Hanks) glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of ...

Greyhound (2020) 7.3

Greyhound (2020)

Based upon the novel "The Good Shepherd" by C S Forester, this is the thrilling story of the leader of an Allied convoy crossing the North Atlantic in 1942 as he faces relentless attack by a Nazi submarine wolf pack. The...

The Ladykillers (2004) 6.2

The Ladykillers (2004)

A remake of the 1955 comedy, the story revolves around a Southern professor who puts together a group of thieves to rob a casino. They rent a room in an old woman's house, but soon she discovers the plot and they must ki...

2020 Golden Globe Awards-2020 7

2020 Golden Globe Awards-2020

Comic Ricky Gervais hosts the 77th annual awards ceremony, where "Marriage Story (2019)" leads the field with six nominations, while Tom Hanks is presented with Cecil B. DeMille Award and TV host Ellen DeGeneres receives...

He Knows You’re Alone-1980 5

He Knows You’re Alone-1980

A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries ...

Radioman-2012 6.8

Radioman-2012

The New York film set mascot who overcame homelessness and alcoholism to become a fixture of the New York film industry, with over 100 small parts to his name.::Anonymous...

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood-2019 7.4

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood-2019

Two-time Oscar®-winner Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers a...

Ithaca-2015 5.5

Ithaca-2015

Fourteen-year-old Homer Macauley is determined to be the best and fastest bicycle telegraph messenger anyone has ever seen. His older brother has gone to war, leaving Homer to look after his widowed mother, his older sis...

Every Time We Say Goodbye-1986 5.9

Every Time We Say Goodbye-1986

An American flyer who joined the RAF before his country was in the war is recovering from a leg injury in Jerusalem. Through an English friend he meets a quiet Jewish girl whose close-knit family originally came from Spa...

And the Oscar Goes To…-2014 7.2

And the Oscar Goes To…-2014

On the opening night of its annual 31 Days of Oscar festival, TCM presents the world premiere of "And the Oscar Goes To...", a documentary tracing the history of the Academy Awards. The documentary is one of a series of ...

Larry Crowne-2011 6.1

Larry Crowne-2011

Until he was downsized, affable, amiable Larry Crowne (Hanks) was a superstar team leader at the big-box company where he's worked since his time in the Navy. Underwater on his mortgage and unclear on what to do with his...

Catch Me If You Can-2002 8.1

Catch Me If You Can-2002

New Rochelle, the 1960s. High schooler Frank Abagnale Jr. idolizes his father, who's in trouble with the IRS. When his parents separate, Frank runs away to Manhattan with $25 in his checking account, vowing to regain dad...

Sleepless in Seattle-1993 6.8

Sleepless in Seattle-1993

After his wife Maggie passes away, Sam Baldwin and his 8-year-old son Jonah relocate from Chicago to Seattle to escape the grief associated with Maggie's death. Eighteen months later Sam is still grieving and can't sleep...

The Post-2017 7.2

The Post-2017

When American military analyst, Daniel Ellsberg, realizes to his disgust the depths of the US government's deceptions about the futility of the Vietnam War, he takes action by copying top-secret documents that would beco...

Angels & Demons-2009 6.7

Angels & Demons-2009

Following the murder of a physicist, Father Silvano Bentivoglio, a symbolist, Robert Langdon, and a scientist, Vittoria Vetra, are on an adventure involving a secret brotherhood, the Illuminati. Clues lead them all aroun...

Bridge of Spies-2015 7.6

Bridge of Spies-2015

In the cold war, a lawyer, James B. Donovan is recruited by the CIA and involved in an intense negotiation mission to release and exchange a CIA U-2 spy-plane pilot, Francis G. Powers. The pilot was arrested alive after ...

Saving Mr. Banks-2013 7.5

Saving Mr. Banks-2013

When Walt Disney's daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers' Mary Poppins (1964), he made them a promise - one that he didn't realize would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain t...

The Bonfire of the Vanities-1990 5.6

The Bonfire of the Vanities-1990

Financial "Master of the Universe" Sherman McCoy sees his life unravel when his mistress Maria Ruskin hits a black boy with his car. When yellow journalist Peter Fallow enflames public opinion with a series of distorted ...

The Green Mile-1999 8.6

The Green Mile-1999

Death Row guards at a penitentiary, in the 1930's, have a moral dilemma with their job when they discover one of their prisoners, a convicted murderer, has a special gift....

That Thing You Do!-1996 6.9

That Thing You Do!-1996

Recounts a fable of a pop rock band formed a year after the Beatles took America by storm in early 1964. Jazz aficionado Guy Patterson, unhappily toiling in the family appliance store, is recruited into the band the Oned...

The Terminal-2004 7.3

The Terminal-2004

Victor Navorski reaches JFK airport from a politically unstable country. Due to collapse of his government, his papers are no longer valid in the airport, and hence he is forced to stay in the airport till the war cools ...

The Da Vinci Code-2006 6.6

The Da Vinci Code-2006

Dan Brown's controversial best-selling novel about a powerful secret that's been kept under wraps for thousands of years comes to the screen in this suspense thriller from Director Ron Howard. The stately silence of Pari...

California Typewriter-2016 7.3

California Typewriter-2016

California Typewriter is a story about people whose lives are connected by typewriters. The film is a meditation on creativity and technology featuring Tom Hanks, John Mayer, Sam Shepard, David McCullough and others....

Cast Away-2000 7.8

Cast Away-2000

A man is marooned on an island after his plane crashes into the ocean. Far away from home, his girlfriend, and any human contact, he engages in a battle of wits with himself as he is tested mentally, physically, and emot...

Nothing in Common-1986 5.9

Nothing in Common-1986

David Basner is a successful advertising executive who has it all: Money, happiness, and women who want him. Then one day his world falls apart when his mother leaves his father. Now, he must balance his life between his...

The Man with One Red Shoe-1985 5.7

The Man with One Red Shoe-1985

Cooper, the deputy director of the CIA, wants to be the director. So, he tries to make it appear that the director is corrupt so that he will resign or be removed. The director appears before a committee and asks for som...

Joe Versus the Volcano-1990 5.8

Joe Versus the Volcano-1990

Joe versus the Volcano is a fable which opens with somewhat surrealistic scenes of the dehumanization of Joe Bank's job and work environment (at a company whose product rather literally screws people) with imagery that s...

Toy Story-1995 8.3

Toy Story-1995

A little boy named Andy loves to be in his room, playing with his toys, especially his doll named "Woody". But, what do the toys do when Andy is not with them, they come to life. Woody believes that his life (as a toy) i...

Splash-1984 6.2

Splash-1984

Allen Bauer is rescued from drowning as a young boy off Cape Cod by a young mermaid. Years later, he returns to the same location, and once again manages to fall into the sea, and is rescued once more by the mermaid (All...

Toy Story 4-2019 8.2

Toy Story 4-2019

Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody's slight detour leads him to his long-lost fri...