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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’ Playtone lines up Green Day musical, “American God” for HBO

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Tom Hanks’ Playtone Productions is lining up a slate of projects, even as the Playtone team is busy promoting Hanks’ latest, “Larry Crowne,” on an international press tour. The projects would keep Playtone involved in TV, movie and Broadway entertainment efforts, Playtone partner Gary Goetzman told[...]

Tom Hanks in talks to turn Green Day Musical into film

BY STAFF Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman are in talks to turn Green Day’s “American Idiot” Broadway show into a feature film. The play hasn’t even opened to live audiences yet (opens April 20), but there is already a lot of buzz around it. According to Deadline.com, the[...]