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  1. Captain Phillips movie reviewRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... provide plenty of suspense and entertainment. Speaking of which, our 2 leading men here deliver fantastic moments. Tom Hanks always delivers fantastic dramatic performances, and this is no different. In fact, this may be one of my favorites of his. ...


  2. 'Friending' each other in real lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... you meet in real life, it's not like a blind date so much as a 'You've Got Mail' situation.'" As with Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks in that 1990s rom-com classic, you know plenty about each other - but probably are missing key details. "You're making ...


  3. 'Captain Phillips' tense, high seas docudrama with Tom Hanks at helmRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2013 |

    ... seems to quite muster the impact it should. Still, this high seas docudrama is a tense and affecting production. Tom Hanks is the only big name in the cast, and brings sincerity and an air of quiet decency to the title character. Although this is ...


  4. At the end of one's tether ...Read the original story

    Oct 10, 2013 | And Now For Something Completely Different

    ... conversations with Clooney's character. Lastly, Bullock's role seems just a bit too much like a trick role, A la Tom Hanks in Cast Away ... a role set up to present well to Oscar voters. Maybe just a bit too much earnestness and not enough reality. ...


  5. Saving Mr. BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2013 | The Miami Herald

    ... two movies crammed into one cumbersome, overlong drama. The good half is set in Burbank in 1961, when Walt Disney (Tom Hanks), after 20 years of requests, finally gets author P.L. Travers (Emma Thompson) to travel from London and visit the studio to ...


  6. The Week in Public Finance: Economic Euphemisms, Struggling Cities and Silver Trumps GoldRead the original story

    Friday | Governing

    ... in the economy because they tend to dump money into that house as long as they're living in it. (Just ask Tom Hanks' character in the 1989 comedy, The Burbs , or his 1986 one in The Money Pit .) But S&P notes that research shows this latest housing ...


  7. Flash Back Friday: 7 Top 90s Music Movies That Will Make Your DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 303 Magazine

    ... that are a MUST SEE if you were/are a child or fan of the 90s. This musical comedy was written and directed by Tom Hanks who appears in the film as the band's second manager and gives out constant wardrobe compliments before The Wonders head out for ...


  8. Locke reviews: RJ Ellory and Martin Nigel Davey and Jasper Carrott on the new Tom Hardy filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcTamworth

    ... actors of his generation, Tom Hardy. The concept has been attempted before, reference Cast Away (2000) with Tom Hanks and Phone Booth (2002) with Colin Farrell, but perhaps never on such a personal and intimate level. This is the story of a very ...


  9. Coach follows Forrest Gump's lead and starts running - all the way around coast of TaiwanRead the original story

    Thursday | South China Morning Post

    ... a map, went where his feet took him - just like the character Gump, played in the film, Forrest Gump, by actor Tom Hanks. Poon's feet took him from the southern city of Kaohsiung and all the way back, starting last January 11 and finishing - with ...


  10. Academy Awards 2014 Predictions: Who is Going to Win?Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 |

    ... average age of an Academy voter being in the range of 62, it's no surprise that history and virtue ( There's no Tom Hanks for Saving Mr. Banks (or Captain Philips ). But yes, there's Jonah Hill (for playing Jonah Hill) in The Wolf of Wall Street . ...


  11. NCAA College Basketball 2014-2015 Early Predictions: Horizon LeagueRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | WDBO-AM Orlando

    ... movie Big , the main character, Josh Baskin, ends up being transformed into an adult version of himself (played by Tom Hanks) by a fortune telling machine called Zoltar . And all he wanted to was to be tall enough to go on a ride at the carnival. ...


  12. Five tips for getting past being stood up for a dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 |

    ... what went wrong and jumped into bed with her shoes on. How would she know that her online dating interest -- Tom Hanks' character Joe Fox -- found out who she was and why he didn't want to admit she was his date? In real life, it doesn't always work ...


  13. End of construction brings a 3-day party at Golden NuggetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 |

    ... for the grand opening. A Forrest Gump lookalike, who Rhines said is a "spot-on ringer" for the character played by Tom Hanks, will help open Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. at 11 a.m. May 1. Customers can get a preview of the restaurant April 26 from noon to ...


  14. Photo Flash: First Look at Catch Me If You Can at the Woodlawn TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 |

    ... The show opened April 11, 2014 and runs through May 11, 2014. Based on the movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks , the show follows the true story of one of the world's most outrageous con artists, Frank W. Abagnale , Jr. The high-flying, ...


  15. Malta Boosts Production Tax CreditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... y Scott 's Gladiator , Brad Pitt starrer World War Z and Captain Phillips , directed by Paul Greengrass , starring Tom Hanks .


  16. Boom Beach ReviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | IGN

    ... apart with an engrossing battle experience rich with strategic choices. The idea is a kid-friendly mash up of Tom Hanks' Castaway and Saving Private Ryan experiences, in which you must build up your offensive and defensive forces and battle other ...


  17. Peer to Peer Teaches CIO About InnovationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CIO

    ... with my boss, Assistant City Manager Kathy Rice, and said, "This innovation stuff is hard." She replied, quoting Tom Hanks in A League of Their Own , "Yes, it is. But if it was easy, everybody would do it!" Surprise, a city of approximately 100,000, ...


  18. Captain Richard Phillips and Author and Communication Expert Mark Jeffries to Keynote Jda Focus 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | PressReleasePoint

    ... his ship's capture and rescue by US Navy SEALs were made into an Academy Award-nominated movie with actor Tom Hanks portraying Phillips. Phillips will share his experience as a "floating CEO" in charge of the day-to-day operations of a multi-million ...


  19. TV Diary quiz: How well do you know Tom Hanks?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    "Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." Yep! You've guessed it. "Forrest Gump" must be on the TV schedule. Yep! It is at 7 tonight on AMC. Tom Hanks plays a man who stumbles through the most historic moments of our time.


  20. Quiz: Tom Hanks' careerRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... gonna get." Yep! You've guessed it. "Forrest Gump" must be on the TV schedule. Yep! It is at 7 tonight on AMC. Tom Hanks plays a man who stumbles through the most historic moments of our time. 1. Hanks made history when he won that Oscar for Best ...