Sully (2016)

8/10 Sully is a beautifully crafted drama movie that packs a heavy emotional punch. Clint Eastwood allows Tom Hanks to do what he does best, which is get you invested in his character, the events, and physical stress that comes with the situation. I didn’t shed a tear but was bought to the verge of … More Sully (2016)

Argumentative August #13 – Philadelphia (1993)

Argumentative August #13 – Philadelphia (1993) – abbiobiston.com Rob and I would like to once again welcome you to another review for our Argumentative August Blogathon. This next film, Philadelphia is being reviewed by Abbi of abbiosbiston.com. Let’s see what she thought of this movie… Tom Hanks plays Andrew Beckett an up and coming young lawyer in a … More Argumentative August #13 – Philadelphia (1993)

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

run time: 125 mins rated: PG-13 considered: Biography, Comedy, Drama starring: Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Colin Farrell, Ruth Wilson, Paul Giametti, Bradley Whitford, B.J. Novak, Jason Schwartzman movie summary: Author P. L. Travers reflects on her difficult childhood while meeting with filmmaker Walt Disney during production for the adaptation of her novel, Mary Poppins. (www.imdb.com) Walt Disney (Tom Hanks) … More Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Captain Phillips (2013)

run time: 134 mins rated: PG considered: Biography, Crime, Drama starring: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Faysal Ahmed, Mahat M. Ali, Michael Chernus, Catherine Keener movie summary: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be … More Captain Phillips (2013)

Cast Away (2000)

run time: 143 mins rated: PG considered: Adventure, Drama starring: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Wilson movie summary: A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island. (www.imdb.com) my thoughts: Cast Away stars Tom Hanks, who is deserted on an island in the middle of the ocean. After … More Cast Away (2000)