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Streaming: the best films about artificial intelligence and robots
A century of sci-fi films that chart our changing attitudes to AI – from Fritz Lang to Finch

Guy Lodge

06, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Finch review – Tom Hanks takes his dog and robot out on the road
An adorable trio pootle around a post-apocalyptic world in this sentimental sci-fi that curiously lacks any sense of danger

Peter Bradshaw

03, Nov, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Tom Hanks hails Edinburgh bookseller ‘hero’ for his dedication to typewriters
Hollywood actor thanks Scotland’s only typewriter mechanic for ‘keeping the machines alive’ in ‘gorgeous letter’

Jane Clinton

26, Oct, 2021 @6:51 PM

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That Thing You Do!: Tom Hanks’ directorial debut is still an effervescent pop music romp
It’s less sex, drugs and rock’n’roll than sentimentality, but after 25 years there’s still joy to be found in the tale of a 60s era four-piece catapulted to stardom

Vanessa Cryer

24, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Turner & Hooch review – the droolsome twosome are back with a 21st-century dogmance
Josh Peck and his law-enforcing hound do their best to follow in the pawsteps of the Tom Hanks original, but this remake is all bark and no bite. Walkies!

Lucy Mangan

21, Jul, 2021 @1:48 PM

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Tom Hanks is everyone's ideal on-screen dad. I wish he was mine | Stuart Heritage
You can keep your Harrison Fords and Anthony Hopkinses. I want Tom Hanks to legally become my parent, take me to the baseball game and give me chummy little pep talks

Stuart Heritage

18, Jun, 2021 @12:35 PM

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Fox News claims NPR wants to ‘cancel’ Tom Hanks over Tulsa op-ed
Network focused on column by Eric Deggans written in response to actor’s New York Times essay on Tulsa race massacre

Martin Pengelly

15, Jun, 2021 @11:54 AM

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Tom Hanks urges US educators to teach students about Tulsa race massacre
Actor writes in New York Times that he ‘never read a page of any school history book’ about 1921 massacre

Martin Pengelly in New York

05, Jun, 2021 @2:09 PM

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Why are people talking about Chet Hanks and his ‘white boy summer’? | Arwa Mahdawi
In a clumsy attempt to create a new trend, the son of Tom Hanks has created a range of merchandise and laid out his ‘rules and regs’. But no one actually knows what he means, writes the Guardian columnist Arwa Mahdawi

Arwa Mahdawi

14, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Why did The Bonfire of the Vanities go from bestselling book to box-office bomb?
Thirty years on, why was Brian De Palma’s star-studded adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s novel such a flop?

Oliver Macnaughton

02, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Tom Hanks’s son criticized for using ‘racist’ font on merchandise collection
Chet Hanks’s merchandise called ‘White Boy Summer’ uses a Gothic-style font that is close to one used by white nationalists

Priya Elan

31, Mar, 2021 @4:09 PM

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George Clooney and Julia Roberts the latest stars heading to Australia as Queensland film boom continues
The stars’ new romcom, Ticket to Paradise, joins Hollywood blockbusters shifting production to the sunshine state, lured by grants and low Covid rates

Kelly Burke

09, Mar, 2021 @4:30 PM

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