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Hanks, Tom

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Most widely held works about Tom Hanks
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Most widely held works by Tom Hanks
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

207 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 5,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Toy story( Visual )

53 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 5,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An astonishing world where toys play while their owners are away. Woody is a pull-string cowboy doll and is the leader of the toys until the latest, greatest action figure, Buzz Lightyear, enters the picture. When the toy rivals are separated from their owner, they learn to put aside their differences and work as a team to get back home to the boy they love
The Polar Express by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

107 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 4,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

270 editions published between 1993 and 2020 in 10 languages and held by 4,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
The green mile by Frank Darabont( Visual )

124 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 4,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death Row guards at a penitentiary in the 1930's have a moral dilemma with their job when they discover one of their prisoners, a convicted murderer, has a special gift
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

180 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer, finds his ruled-by-the-clock existence ended when a harrowing plane crash leaves him isolated on a remote island. As Chuck struggles to survive, he finds that his own personal journey has only just begun
Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )

88 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continue when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

199 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two competing lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

208 editions published between 1995 and 2020 in 9 languages and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story. Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home
Toy Story 3 by Tom Hanks( Visual )

102 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy is 17 years old and headed off to college, meaning he doesn't have a place in his life for childhood things. The toys (save for Woody), fearing they'll be packed away in the attic and forgotten about forever, are mistakenly donated to the local daycare facility. There, their wishes to be played with once again are fulfilled all too well. They also meet a new collection of toys, including Barbie, Ken, Mr. Pricklepants, Chuckles the clown, and the grandfatherly Lots-O' Huggin' Bear, who may not be exactly who he seems to be. When Woody realizes that Andy still wants his toys, it's up to him to stage a daring rescue effort and break his friends out of Sunnyside Day Care
My big fat Greek wedding by Nia Vardalos( Visual )

57 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy Greek American woman meets the man of her dreams, turning her personal, professional, and family life upside-down
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

115 editions published between 1985 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 3,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
Captain Phillips by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

81 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, which was the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

75 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot
Sully by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

87 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the "Miracle on the Hudson" when Captain Chesley Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

93 editions published between 1993 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 3,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hearing a man confess his love for his dearly departed wife on a call-in radio show, a woman falls deeply, inexplicably in love with him. Deciding he is her destiny, she treks across country on a wildly romantic impulse to meet him
Uncommon type : some stories by Tom Hanks( Book )

54 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 3,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A gentle Eastern European immigrant arrives in New York City after his family and his life have been torn apart by his country's civil war. A man who loves to bowl rolls a perfect game--and then another and then another and then many more in a row until he winds up ESPN's newest celebrity, and he must decide if the combination of perfection and celebrity has ruined the thing he loves. An eccentric billionaire and his faithful executive assistant venture into America looking for acquisitions and discover a down and out motel, romance, and a bit of real life. These are just some of the tales Tom Hanks tells in this first collection of his short stories ..."--Publisher annotation
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( Visual )

116 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Sullivan works as an enforcer for his adopted father, Irish gangster John Rooney. When Sullivan's son, Mike Jr., witnesses one of his father's killings on Rooney's behalf, the gangster decides that his ward and his family are liabilities that must be removed. Sullivan tries to safeguard his son and get even with the man who betrayed him, while his son focuses on bonding with his emotionally distant father
The Post by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

54 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical drama is based on the events surrounding the release of the Pentagon Papers, documents which detailed the history of the United States' political and military involvement in Vietnam. The story centers on Kay Graham, the first female newspaper publisher in the country (specifically of the Washington Post), as well as her tough editor, Ben Bradlee. The two become involved in an unprecedented power struggle between journalists and the government, exposing a cover-up that has spanned four different American presidencies
Saving Mr. Banks by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

59 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney's desire to bring her beloved character Mary Poppins to the motion picture screen (a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters), Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the impresario's concept for the film, but a woman struggling with her own past. During her stay in California, Travers' reflects back on her difficult childhood in 1906 Australia
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
My big fat Greek wedding
Forrest GumpThe green mileApollo 13My big fat Greek weddingCatch me if you canSleepless in SeattleRoad to Perdition
Alternative Names
Hanks, Thom

Hanks, Thomas J.

Hanks, Thomas J. 1956-

Hanks Thomas Jeffrey

Hanks, Thomas Jeffrey 1956-

Hanks, Tom

Hanks, Tom, 1956-

Hanks, Tomás

Hanksas Tomas

Hanksas, Tomas, 1956-

Henks, Tomass, 1956-

Henks, Toms, 1956-

Henkss, Toms, 1956-

Thomas Hanks

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks Acteur américain

Tom Hanks acteur, réalisateur et producteur de cinéma américain

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Tom Hanks attore, regista, sceneggiatore, e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Tom Hanks attore, regista, sceneggiatore, produttore cinematografico e televisivo statunitense

Tom Hanks Een Amerikaans acteur en regisseur

Tom Hanks Pelakon, penerbit, penulis dan pengarah Amerika Syarikat

Tom Hanks pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Tom Hanks US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur, Filmproduzent sowie Synchronsprecher

Tom Hanks US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur, Filmproduzent und Synchronsprecher

Tom Hanks USA-amerikansk skodespelar

Tom Hanks usona aktoro

Tom Hanks yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Tom Henks

Toms Henkss amerikāņu aktieris

Τομ Χανκς

Τομ Χανκς Αμερικανός ηθοποιός Ελληνικής υπηκοότητας

Том Генкс

Том Генкс американський актор і продюсер

Том Гэнкс

Том Ханкс

Том Ханкс американски актьор

Том Хенкс

Том Хэнкс

Том Хэнкс Актер

Том Хэнкс американский актёр

Том Ҳэнкс

Том Һәңкс

Хенк, Том, 1956-

Хэнкс Т. Д. 1956-

Хэнкс Том

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טום הנקס

טום הנקס שחקן אמריקאי

تام هنکس

تام هنکس صداپیشه، بازیگر تئاتر، تلویزیون و سینما و کارگردان آمریکایی

تام هنکس صداپیشه، نویسنده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، کارگردان، و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

توم هانكس

توم هانكس ممثل ومنتج امريكانى

توم هانكس ممثل ومنتج أمريكي

تۆم ھەنکس

تۆم ھەنکس ئەکتەرێکی ئەمریکی

ٹام ہینکس

टॉम हैंक्स

टॉम हैंक्स अमेरिकी अभिनेता

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टम ह्याङ्क्स

টম হ্যাঙ্কস

টম হ্যাঙ্কস মার্কিন অভিনেতা

ਟੌਮ ਹੈਂਕਸ

ટોમ હેંક્સ્ અમેરિકન અભિનેતા

டொம் ஹாங்க்ஸ்

டொம் ஹாங்க்ஸ் அமெரிக்க நடிகர் மற்றும் தயாரிப்பாளர்.

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ಟಾಮ್ ಹ್ಯಾಂಕ್ಸ್

ടോം ഹാങ്ക്സ്

ടോം ഹാങ്ക്സ് അമേരിക്കന്‍ ചലചിത്ര നടന്‍

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톰 행크스 미국의 배우, 영화 제작자

톰 행크스 미국의 영화 배우, 영화 감독, 성우, 작가, 영화 제작자이다

행크스, 톰 1956-

トム・ハンクス アメリカの俳優、映画監督、映画・テレビプロデューサー

トム・ハンクス アメリカ合衆国の俳優

ハンクス, トム