Tom Hanks

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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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News of the World review – Tom Hanks fights fake news in the wild west
Paul Greengrass’s hybrid western, which has depth, beauty, topical resonance – and a mesmerising rising star

Mark Kermode Observer film critic

14, Feb, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Tom Hanks: does his good guy persona make him a less interesting actor?
The Hollywood idol returns to familiar terrain in western News of the World. But there are drawbacks to being a ‘living saint’

Steve Rose

08, Feb, 2021 @9:00 AM

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News of the World review – Tom Hanks rides straight down the middle in Paul Greengrass western | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week
Hanks’s former Confederate captain tries to help Helena Zengel’s terrified orphan across lawless post-civil war Texas in this Paul Greengrass western that rarely comes alive

Peter Bradshaw

05, Feb, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Ten female directors make 2021 Baftas shortlist
Of the 20 films in director category, half have a female director or co-director, but there’s little love for Da 5 Bloods or Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Catherine Shoard

04, Feb, 2021 @4:57 PM

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