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The Life of Tom Hanks

By kpenn22
  • Tom Hanks Was Born

    Tom Hanks Was Born
    Thomas Jeffrey Hanks was born in Concord, California. Tom moved around a lot, living with a succession of step-families. No problems, no abuse, no alcoholism - just a confused childhood
  • Tom Hanks' First Movie

    Tom Hanks' First Movie
    Tom Hanks gets his first movie role as Eliot in the slasher film He Knows You're Alone.
  • Apollo 13

    Apollo 13
    Tom Hanks plays Jim Lovell in this movie based on the lunar mission Apollo 13. In the film, three astronauts must devise a strategy to return to Earth safely after their spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage.
  • Toy Story

    Toy Story
    Tom Hanks plays the voice of Woody in a childs cartoon about a cowboy doll who is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room.
  • Forrest Gump

    Forrest Gump
    Tom Hanks plays Forrest Gump in this tale his life from childhood to adulthood
  • Tom Hanks Directs His First Movie

    Tom Hanks Directs His First Movie
    Tom Hanks directs his first movie called That Thing You Do! He also played the role of Mr. White in the film.
  • Saving Private Ryan

    Saving Private Ryan
    Tom Hanks plays Captian Miller who, following the Normandy Landings in WWII, leads a group of US soldiers behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
  • The Green Mile

    The Green Mile
    Tom Hanks plays a Death Row prison guard whos life, along with the rest of the guards, is affected by one of their inmates: a black man accused of child murder and rape, but yest has a mysterious gift.
  • Cast Away

    Cast Away
    Tom Hanks plays a FedEx executive who must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.
  • The Da Vinci Code

    The Da Vinci Code
    Tom Hanks Plays Robert Langdon in a movie about a murder inside the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings that lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years -- which could shake the foundations of Christianity.
  • Angels and Demons

    Angels and Demons
    Tom Hanks plays Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon who works to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican.