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  1. Hitch' TV series in the works at FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... this development season, with NBC working on a sequel to "Marley & Me," Fox acquiring a project based on the 1988 Tom Hanks film "Big" and CBS ordering a pilot for a "Rush Hour" comedy, among others.


  2. Ten Hollywood Breakthrough Roles Landed by Stars Who Barely Spoke EnglishRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Neatorama

    ... Banderas went on to do well in Kings , so well that his next role was in the Oscar winning Philadelphia with Tom Hanks. Mambo Kings director Glimcher said of Banderas, "[Antonio] was very responsive, incredibly charming. I think he can seduce any ...


  3. Texas Book Festival: Monsterator Keith GravesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    ... a contraption from maybe the same arcade that leased a gypsy fortune telling machine to the boardwalk carnival in Tom Hanks grower Big . Naturally Edgar drops a dime and climbs in, after which the Dr. Seuss rhythm takes on a Grinch-y glee. Zappo! ...


  4. An Army officer watches 'Fury,' comes away thinking about Sherman tank crewRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    ... affected by the death and damage he sees and inflicts. Battle fatigue certainly doesn't play a role as compared to Tom Hanks's infantry captain, in Saving Private Ryan , who quaked throughout that film. The remainder of the Fury crew is composed of ...


  5. In honor of's upcoming 20th anniversary, share your favorite memories from 1994Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    In 1994, Ace of Base's "The Sign" blew up Billboard's Hot 100, the world fell in love with Tom Hanks in "Forrest Gump", and "Friends" appeared on TV for the first time. In 1994, 95 million people watched on TV as OJ Simpson and Al Cowlings led police on a high speed chase on a Los Angeles expressway in a White Ford Bronco, in what was one of the most "universally impactful" televised moments in history.


  6. Rockville woman is still in a league of her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Cloud Times

    ... of Fame. She never played professional baseball with anybody who remotely resembled Madonna, or Geena Davis, or Tom Hanks, or Rosie O'Donnell. She's never been a household name, unless your household was located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in the early ...


  7. More election fun: Watch the Orange County candidates' forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Independent Weekly

    To create paragraphs in your comment, type at the start of a paragraph and at the end of each paragraph. Just like Tom Hanks did to his tribute to John Wayne and Jimmy Stewart in "Saving Private Ryan", Brad Pitt Back then if you wanted to see two women or two men actually make passionate love to each other in Very surprised you did a follow-up on this very lightweight story.


  8. 'The Money Pit' House Is for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mortgage News

    One of my favorite movies growing up was "The Money Pit" with Tom Hanks and Shelley Long. Because I was only 11 when it came out, I couldn't appreciate the depth of humor and the despair that comes with homeownership and renovation.


  9. Politicians are elected by their contributors: reader opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    The Late Texas Congressman, Charles Wilson, portrayed by Tom Hanks in the 2007 film "Charlie Wilson's War" was once quoted as saying "Politicians are NOT elected by voters, they are elected by contributors" and, these contributors expect something in return. No quote in the world could be more "prophetic" - especially in this state, where the U.S. Justice Department's Public Integrity Section still ranks Alabama the fourth most corrupt state in the United States.


  10. ABC Making 'Bachelor Party' TV Series Based on 1984 Tom Hanks MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | /film

    ... before being approved. Anything we deem as spam will not be approved. A few weeks ago, we got word that the 1988 Tom Hanks classic Big was being adapted for the small screen by Fox. Now ABC is also mining Hanks' resume for material, and has come up ...


  11. Real-life 'Catch Me If You Can' subject to share insight about Target data woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... was depicted in Steven Spielberg's 2002 movie "Catch Me If You Can," with Leonardo di Caprio playing the lead and Tom Hanks' lawman character in pursuit. The movie also was adapted for Broadway.


  12. Bachelor Party TV Series in the Works for AbcRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Collider

    The film-to-TV trend continues with the 1984 comedy Bachelor Party . Tom Hanks starred as the husband-to-be who has to survive the ultimate bachelor party while staying faithful to his fiancA e.


  13. Hanks' "Bachelor Party" Becomes a TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dark Horizons News

    Following word of a TV series based on "Big" currently in development, not to mention a failed attempt last year to adapt "The Money Pit" into an NBC series, yet another Tom Hanks comedy from the 1980s is being dusted off for a small screen reboot. ABC has given a put pilot commitment for "Bachelor Party," a half-hour comedy anthology series loosely inspired by the 1984 film and produced by some of the key people involved in FOX's "New Girl".


  14. 1984 Tom Hanks Comedy Bachelor Party Planned as Television SeriesRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Less than one month after we learned that the 1988 Tom Hanks hit Big is currently being developed for television, Deadline reports that Bachelor Party , one of Hanks' first big hits, is also headed to the small screen. ABC has plans to shoot a pilot that will follow three different couples in various stages of their relationships.


  15. Abc Developing Pilot Based on Tom Hanks' Bachelor Party FilmRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Variety writes that ABC just gave a put pilot order to a new anthology series based on Tom Hanks ' 1984 comedy film BACHELOR PARTY . The series will "examine relationships and the institution of marriage through the lens of three couples: one about to get married, another recently divorced and a third just falling in love.


  16. Bachelor Party Might Be Headed To TV In This FormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cinema Blend News

    ... they've already got the commercials lined up and bus ads printed. At least, unless director Neal Israel or star Tom Hanks has a problem with it, as was the case with Say Anything at NBC. Barring negative outside influence, this project will be ...


  17. ABC Gives Put Pilot to Project Based on Tom Hanks' 'Bachelor Party'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Doubling down on two TV trends -- mining nostalgic movies for TV source materials and the new fall shows' infatuation with romantic comedies -- ABC has given a put pilot with a heavy penalty to a half-hour comedy anthology series based on the raunchy Tom Hanks comedy "Bachelor Party." The project, which hails from Small Dog Picture Co.


  18. 'Bachelor Party' Comedy Series Inspired By Movie Set At ABC As Put PilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Deadline

    ... goes to series. Schedule permitting, Winer will direct the pilot. Joe Israel's 1984 comedy Bachelor Party starred Tom Hanks as a groom-to-be at an epic bachelor party full of temptations. It spawned a straight-to-DVD 2008 sequel. Here is a trailer ...


  19. Art accompanying Tom Hanks' short story "Alan Bean Plus Four" in "The New Yorker" magazine.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 |

    There's a certain irony to the observation that Tom Hanks today may be better known for flying to the moon than Alan Bean, who actually went there. The actor and director, who starred as an astronaut in the feature film "Apollo 13" and helmed the miniseries "From the Earth to the Moon," celebrates Bean and laments the real astronaut's relative anonymity in the current issue of "The New Yorker," now on magazine stands.


  20. Tom Hanks Pens Fiction Piece for The New YorkerRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 |

    Oscar nominee Tom Hanks is the latest actor to write for the publication, turning out ALAN BEAN PLUS FOUR, a piece of short fiction that follows a group of four astronauts who travel to the moon in a homemade spaceship. "Travelling to the moon was way less complicated this year than it was back in 1969, as the four of us proved, not that anyone gives a whoop.