Tag: Tom Hanks

Celebrating America: PBS NewsHour Presents (2021) 5.7

Celebrating America: PBS NewsHour Presents (2021)

Storyline: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.User Reviews: Who in the...

Big (1988) 7.3

Big (1988)

Storyline: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...

Philadelphia (1993) 7.7

Philadelphia (1993)

Storyline: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 tellta...

News of the World (2020)

Storyline: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 queen...

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) 7.7

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020)

Storyline:Follow-up film to the 2006 comedy centering on the real-life adventures of a fictional Kazakh television journalist named Borat.User Reviews: Brilliant and full of laughs within the first 10 minutes that con...

Sully (2016) 7.4

Sully (2016)

Storyline: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 ...

Toy Story Toons: Partysaurus Rex (2012) 7.5

Toy Story Toons: Partysaurus Rex (2012)

Storyline: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.User Reviews: Rex proves that he is one of the most underrated characters i...

Inferno (2016) 6.2

Inferno (2016)

Storyline: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 ...

Everything Is Copy (2015) 7.4

Everything Is Copy (2015)

Storyline:A look at the life and work of writer/filmmaker Nora Ephron.User Reviews: I wandered over to this harmless doc after reading about filmmaker/journalist Jacob Bernstein's recent misogynistic slur regarding Th...

Captain Phillips (2013) 7.8

Captain Phillips (2013)

Storyline: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 - simu...

Turner & Hooch (1989) 6.2

Turner & Hooch (1989)

Storyline: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 ...

Greyhound (2020) 7.2

Greyhound (2020)

Storyline: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 w...

The Money Pit (1986) 6.4

The Money Pit (1986)

Storyline:Walter Fielding and Anna Crowley must start looking for a new house--but they can't afford much. This changes when they meet a lonely con artist who sells the a beautiful mansion at a ridiculously-low price....

The Ladykillers (2004) 6.2

The Ladykillers (2004)

Storyline: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...

He Knows You’re Alone (1980) 5.1

He Knows You’re Alone (1980)

Storyline: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 ...

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) 7.3

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

Storyline:An award-winning cynical journalist, Lloyd Vogel, begrudgingly accepts an assignment to write an Esquire profile piece on the beloved television icon Fred Rogers. After his encounter with Rogers, Vogel's per...

Ithaca (2015) 5.5

Ithaca (2015)

Storyline:In a small town in California's San Joaquin Valley, 14-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, le...

Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006) 7.4

Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006)

Storyline:In 1996, electric cars began to appear on roads all over California. They were quiet and fast, produced no exhaust, and ran without gasoline... Ten years later, these cars were destroyed.User Reviews:

Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986) 5.7

Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)

Storyline: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 ...

Spielberg (2017) 7.6

Spielberg (2017)

Storyline:A documentary on the life and career of one of the most influential film directors of all time, Steven Spielberg.User Reviews:

And the Oscar Goes To… (2014) 7.0

And the Oscar Goes To… (2014)

Storyline:The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then hea...

Nothing in Common (1986) 6.1

Nothing in Common (1986)

Storyline:On his way up the corporate ladder, David Basner confronts his greatest challenge: his father.User Reviews:

Killing Lincoln (2013) 5.3

Killing Lincoln (2013)

Storyline:April 14, 1865. One gunshot. One assassin hell-bent on killing a tyrant, as he charged the 16th President of the United States. And in one moment, our nation was forever changed. This is the most dramatic an...

The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) 5.5

The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)

Storyline:After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.User Reviews: This movie is utter tripe and rui...