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Tom Hanks: His best performances to date

This week, both at the Tribeca Film Festival as well as opening in theaters, we have an independent movie that stars Tom Hanks. Especially considering how infrequently Hanks acts in small films these days, this is something to take notice of. The film in question? Well, it’s A Hologram for[...]

Aaron Sorkin: His best screenplays to date

Hot on the heels of discussing the best work of Danny Boyle’s career, in honor of this week’s release of Steve Jobs, I want to do the same today with scribe Aaron Sorkin. Considered one of the very best, if not the absolute best, writers in the business, Sorkin is[...]

Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts do better with “Larry Crowne” than their last film

HollywoodNews.com: “Larry Crowne” is not a great film and it’s not exactly creating a stampede to the box office. On Friday night, Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts only mustered $4 mil at the box office. They’ll be lucky to have $16 mil in the till by Monday night. But it’s[...]

Tom Hanks teases “Larry Crowne” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Tom Hanks’ “Larry Crowne” has to be one of the year’s most anticipated films, primarily because those of us who are huge fans of the actor’s spectacular directorial debut “The Thing You Do!” are anxious to see if the winning dra-medy was a one-hit wonder (wink[...]