Posts tagged "Tom Hanks"

"Extremely Loud" Is This Generation's "Pay It Forward", And That's No Compliment

"Extremely Loud" Is This Generation's "Pay It Forward", And That's No Compliment
EXTREMELY LOUD & INCREDIBLY CLOSE Genre: Drama Premise: After the death of his father (Tom Hanks) on 9/11, Oskar (Thomas Horn), who falls somewhere on the Autism spectrum, finds a key in an envelope marked “Black” in his dad’s closet, and decides to meet with everyone in the city with that last name in order to unlock... Read more »

Movie Review - Larry Crowne (*1/2 out of 5)

Movie Review - Larry Crowne (*1/2 out of 5)
Nearly 15 years have passed since Tom Hanks last directed a film.  I count myself a big fan of 1996′s That Thing You Do!, so I was anxiously anticipating Hanks getting in the director’s chair again.  Had I known that when he finally did direct again, the result would be the tepid, wholly unbelievable dud... Read more »