Tom Hanks plays a violent gang enforcer in 2002’s period crime drama Road to Perdition and he still comes out likable because Hanks.
Road to Perdition
Directed by: Sam Mendes Produced by: Richard D. Zanuck, Dean Zanuck, Sam Mendes Screenplay by: David Self Based on: Road to Perdition by Max Allan Collins & Richard Piers Rayner Edited by: Jill Bilcock Cinematography: Conrad L. Hall Music by: Thomas Newman Starring: Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, Jude Law, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Stanley Tucci, Daniel Craig Distributed by: DreamWorks Pictures
For Tomhanksgiving 2020 we watch the ultimate social distancing movie: Cast Away. This year has sucked, but we can all be thankful that we’re not stuck alone on an island with just a volleyball for companionship. So there’s that.
Directed by: Robert Zemeckis Produced by: Steve Starkey, Tom Hanks, Robert Zemeckis, Jack Rapke Screenplay by: William Broyles Jr. Edited by: Arthur Schmidt Cinematography: Don Burgess Music by: Alan Silvestri Starring: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Nick Searcy Distributed by: 20th Century Fox
Pull up a chair as we celebrate our first Tomhanksgiving on the podcast with our review of A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood. Matthew Rhys plays a cynical journalist whose life is changed after he meets children’s television show host Fred Rogers played by Tom Hanks.
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Directed by: Marielle Heller Produced by: Youree Henley, Peter Saraf, Marc Turtletaub, Leah Holzer Written by: Micah Fitzerman-Blue, Noah Harpster Based on: “Can You Say… Hero?” by Tom Junod
Edited by: Anne McCabe Cinematography: Jody Lee Lipes Music by: Nate Heller Starring: Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Cooper Distributed by: Sony Pictures Releasing