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Hanks, Tom

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Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

186 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 5,269 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 )

43 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,939 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 )

94 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery
Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )

129 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 4,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continues 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
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

217 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 4,396 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 )

101 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A death row inmate in a Southern prison possesses the unusual gift of healing. A guard discovers the inmate's miraculous power and begins to question the man's guilt
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

152 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,869 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
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

188 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,738 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
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

164 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,575 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
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

102 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,321 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 )

69 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,251 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
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

83 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,211 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
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

64 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,172 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
My big fat Greek wedding by Nia Vardalos( Visual )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toula is a quiet, devoted daughter in a big, crazy Greek family. Working in her father's restaurant, she hides behind her family and keeps the world at a distance. One day at the restaurant she finds herself pouring coffee for a man who inspires her to change her life, and the way she sees the world ... forever
Sully by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

73 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,095 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
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( Visual )

105 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,079 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
Toy Story 3 by Tom Hanks( Visual )

73 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,030 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
You've got mail by Nora Ephron( Visual )

61 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance in which superstore book chain magnate Hanks and cozy children's bookshop owner Ryan are anonymous e-mail cyberpals who fall head-over-laptops in love, unaware that they are combative business rivals
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

127 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JKF airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion. Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

58 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson is best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he is a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of the maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
 
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Hanks, Thom

Hanks, Thomas J.

Hanks, Thomas J. 1956-

Hanks , Thomas Jeffrey

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Hanks, Tom, 1956-

Hanks, Tomás

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Tom Hanks aranway pukllaq

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

Tom Hanks Een Amerikaans acteur en regisseur

Tom Hanks pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Tom Hanks US-amerikanesche Schauspiller

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

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Τομ Χανκς

Том Генкс

Том Генкс американський актор і продюсер

Том Гэнкс

Том Ханкс

Том Ханкс американски актьор

Том Хенкс

Том Хэнкс Актер

Том Хэнкс американский актёр

Том Һәңкс

Хэнкс Том

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טום הנקס

טום הנקס שחקן אמריקאי

تام هنکس

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

توم هانكس

توم هانكس ممثل أمريكي

تۆم ھەنکس

टॉम हैंक्स

टॉम हैंक्स अमेरिकी अभिनेता

टॉम हैंक्स अमेरिकी एक्टर

टम ह्याङ्क्स

টম হ্যাঙ্কস

টম হ্যাঙ্কস মার্কিন অভিনেতা

ਟੌਮ ਹੈਂਕਸ

ટોમ હેંક્સ્ અમેરિકન અભિનેતા

டொம் ஹாங்க்ஸ்

ಟಾಮ್ ಹ್ಯಾಂಕ್ಸ್

ടോം ഹാങ്ക്സ്

ടോം ഹാങ്ക്സ് അമേരിക്കന്‍ ചലചിത്ര നടന്‍

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

행크스, 톰 1956-

トム・ハンクス アメリカ合衆国の俳優

ハンクス, トム

湯姆·漢克斯

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