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FORREST GUMP Returns to Theaters For One Week Only on IMAX

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IMAX announced today that Robert Zemeckis’ Academy Award Best Picture-winning Forrest Gump starring Tom Hanks will get an exclusive one-week IMAX re-release, coinciding with the 20th anniversary of the film’s original theatrical release in 1994. The film will be digitally re-mastered for the IMAX format and released starting September 5, 2014. Forrest Gump will also

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FORREST GUMP: Twenty Years Later

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One of my favorite movies of all time is celebrating its 20th anniversary today; Forrest Gump was released on July 6, 1994 with Tom Hanks playing the title character, a man with child-like innocence and a tendency for stumbling into history while love still eludes him. Suggesting Forrest Gump as a favorite film these days

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Stop the Search! Meg Ryan Has Been Found and Will Direct ITHACA

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Meg Ryan is directing her first feature film, Ithaca, an adaptation of the 1943 William Saroyan novel The Human Comedy reports EW.  She will star in the film as well with Sam Shepard and Melanie Griffith.  Interesting note is that Tom Hanks, who Ryan starred with in Sleepless In Seattle and the underrated You’ve Got

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Trailer for SAVING MR. BANKS Starring Tom Hanks as Walt Disney

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Here is the first trailer for John Lee Hancock’s (The Blind Side) Saving Mr. Banks which follows Walt Disney’s (Tom Hanks) twenty-year pursuit (a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters) of the film rights to author P.L. Travers’ (Emma Thompson) novel Mary Poppins. Everyone likes Tom Hanks, so

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First Trailer for Paul Greengrass’ CAPTAIN PHILLIPS Starring Tom Hanks

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Tom Hanks is on the water again, but this time his buddy Wilson isn’t keeping him company, it’s pirates!  It’s the first trailer for Paul Greengrass’ Captain Phillips. Tom Hanks is real life ship captain Richard Phillips who chooses to be taken hostage by Somali pirates in exchange for the safety of his crew.  It

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Tom Hanks Is MAJOR MATT MASON

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Director Robert Zemeckis continues his work with live-action after making some motion-capture movies for us in the form of an action figure adaptation.  Major Matt Mason will be a 3D movie that will star Hanks as Mason, an astronaut trapped on a moon base with a group of people. “The story is one of survival,

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New Trailer for CLOUD ATLAS

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Here is a new trailer for Cloud Atlas, and it’s another great one (see the extended one here).  The film is directed by Lana and Andy Wachowski (The Matrix) and Tom Tykwer (Run Lola Run) and based on David Mitchell’s novel.  The all start cast take on multiple roles during different time periods and at

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The Many Faces of CLOUD ATLAS Starring Tom Hanks, Halle Berry and Hugo Weav...

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Last week we showed you the fascinating trailer for Cloud Atlas, the adaptation of David Mitchell’s novel co-directed by Tom Tykwer, Lana Wachowski and Andy Wachowski.  The film stars Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Susan Sarandon, Keith David, Jim Broadbent, Hugo Weaving, Jim Sturgess, Doona Bae, Ben Wishaw, James D’Arcy and Zhou Xun. Cloud Atlas explores

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The Trailer for Tom Tykwer and The Wachowskis’ CLOUD ATLAS Looks Phenomenal

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Well that didn’t take long.  We showed you the first images from the movie and now we have a trailer, it’s unofficially Cloud Atlas day gang! It’s a six-minute international trailer for Cloud Atlas, a movie based on David Mitchell‘s novel of the same name.  It tracks the lives of multiple characters across multiple eras

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