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  1. Captain Phillips will talk about Somali pirates ordeal to benefit Lyme clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cape Cod Times

    ... kidnapped off the Maersk Alabama as well as share information that didn't make it into the 2013 movie starring Tom Hanks, “Captain Phillips.” He said he'll also talk about leadership and motivation. “It's over when you choose to ...


  2. Apollo 13 : NASA's Iconic AchievementRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Tom Hanks' movie about the incredible success story that was the recovery of the Apollo 13 crew, was great. It's one of those movies that I hate to see when I'm flipping, because I'll compulsively click on it, and then I'm immersed, once again, in a movie I've seen a bzillion times already.


  3. Long Beach Grand Prix: Why IndyCar drivers are elite athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    ... pit crew straps you into a five-point harness, emphasis on strapped. Have you seen “Apollo 13,” when Tom Hanks (as James Lovell) is belted into the command module before liftoff? It's a bit like that. Then a crew member pushes your ...


  4. Forty-five years ago.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... substitution of Command Module Pilot Jack Swigert did little to alter the launch program. The movie starring Tom Hanks made this switch more clear than it was at that time. The docking and removal of the Aquarius Lunar Excursion Module was flawless ...


  5. This Week: Coachella Madness & Rita Wilson's Double MastectomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... reconstructive surgery. Rita explained to People magazine how "blessed" she was to have the support of her husband Tom Hanks, family, friends and most importantly the doctors who saved her life. The actress, who has been starring in Larry David's ...


  6. LEGO minifigs celebrate 45th anniversary of Apollo 13 missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Launches

    The Apollo 13 crew will be celebrated on their 45th anniversary and what better tribute to pay the legends than LEGO Minifigs that relive their mission? The Apollo 13 LEGO toy mini-figures The figures will be 2 inches tall and will be modelled around the real explorers, namely, James Lovell, Fred Haise, Jack Swigert and Gene Kranz. While we could do with the Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon and Ed Harris figures from the movie, the real deal is just what we were looking for.


  7. Capt. Phillips will talk to benefit Lyme centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cape Cod Times

    ... kidnapped off the Maersk Alabama as well as share information that didn't make it into the 2013 movie starring Tom Hanks, "Captain Phillips." He said he'll also talk about leadership and motivation. "It's over when you choose to give up," Phillips ...


  8. Veterans of ill-fated Apollo 13 lunar mission mark 45th anniversary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... control gathered around to try to figure out the best way for us to get home," said Lovell, who is portrayed by Tom Hanks in the film. Haise lamented the diminished role of the U.S. space program in 2015 compared to the intense activity and funding ...


  9. Forrest Gump Given Wes Anderson Treatment?Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 |

    Robert Zemeckis's classic starring Tom Hanks has been, in a tiny way, given a Wes Anderson style make-over. Louis Paquet has wondered what the film's opening credits would look like Anderson-ified.


  10. Civic Center Park to host free weekend concert with Lt. Dan BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2009 |

    ... has toured extensively with the USO entertaining American troops abroad is an outgrowth of Sinise's role opposite Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump and is named for the character he portrayed in that film. The concert will also feature opening entertainment ...


  11. 10 Pieces of pancake art that would make your breakfast amazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | She Knows

    ... this one because I harbor a slightly unhealthy adoration for You've Got Mail . C'mon... it's classic Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks.


  12. Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Masectomy & Reconstructive SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Celebrific

    ... she says after heeding the advice of a friend. Rita adds, "I feel blessed to have a loving, supportive husband ( Tom Hanks , that is), family, friends and doctors and that I am the beneficiary of advances in the field of breast cancer and ...


  13. Stars React To Rita Wilson's Cancer AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | International Business Times

    ... your breast cancer story of getting a second opinion your courage will help many. Wilson, who is married to Tom Hanks, revealed the news to on Tuesday. She said that she feels "blessed" to have the love and support of her husband, ...


  14. Bookflurries-Bookchat: That's the Ticket! Books and MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    ... with Alda Cold Comfort Farm with Kate Beckinsale Educating Rita with Michael Caine The Man with One Red Shoe with Tom Hanks Shining Through with Michael Douglas One Against the Wind with Judy Davis Casanova with Heath Ledger Return of the Native ...


  15. Rita Wilson reveals cancer fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion." Wilson, who is married to actor Tom Hanks, said her doctors had been monitoring her for a condition called lobular carcinoma in situ, which can increase the risk of ...


  16. Santa bound: The Polar Express Story-timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2009 |

    ... of the holiday season. The book has gained great acclaim in recent years with the adaptation of the movie starring Tom Hanks in 2004. Children will love the story-time which will allow the children to feel like they are part of the story by ...


  17. 'The Da Vinci Code' starring Hanks as Indiana Jones/Mulder and Tautou as ScullyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2009 |

    ... this is a straight up, honest review. After a scholar is brutally killed police turn to Robert Langdon (played by Tom Hanks ), who is an expert in symbols to help them decode the strange designs that were created around the dead body of the scholar. ...


  18. Breakfast with The Bone Clock's David MitchellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 |

    ... Booker-shortlisted Cloud Atlas. He tells an envious Hershey that he has a film deal for his story and that Tom Hanks will play him. In-joke alert: Hanks appeared in multiple parts in an ambitious movie of Cloud Atlas although, just to confuse ...


  19. HBO, Tom Hanks to make Wright brothers mini-seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | TheCelebrityCafe

    The Wright brothers soon will fly again. HBO and Tom Hanks/Gary Goetzman's Playtone are teaming together again to make a mini-series based on the aviation brothers.


  20. Apollo 13 Astronauts And Flight Director To Speak In FayettevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... televisions across the world in 1970, and was retold in 1995 in Ron Howard's Oscar-winning film Apollo 13 starring Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, and Ed Harris. Lovell, Haise and Kranz will recount their experiences, explore the lessons of Apollo 13 and ...