A very accurate, well-made docudrama about an actual space emergency, it all feels a bit airless to me (sorry).
Category Archives: Tom Hanks
A “big” hit about a kid trapped in adult’s body, which works almost entirely because Tom Hanks believably plays a 13-year-old boy.
A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN (1992)
The rare sports movie by women, for women, and about women, plus it’s also really funny and has a bunch of memorable scenes and lines.
SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE (1993)
Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan are fun to hang out with, and this movie is very funny, but I have many problems. I am a dude.
FORREST GUMP (1994)
Tom Hanks bumbles through the greatest hits of Baby Boomer history, with nothing to say about any of it.
SAVING PRIVATE RYAN (1998)
Few fictional movies are now considered definitive documents of historical events, but this is one of them. This is what happened now.
TOY STORY (1995)
The first feature-length computer animated movie spawned an entire industry while exploring those perennial kids’ movies themes of obsolescence and existential dread.