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Hanks, Tom

Overview
Works: 748 works in 3,388 publications in 17 languages and 137,318 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Narrator, Performer, Author, Director, Interviewee, Speaker, Other, Contributor, Singer, Bibliographic antecedent, Instrumentalist, Creator, Film editor, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tom Hanks
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Toy story by John Lasseter( visu )
45 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 6,773 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
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( visu )
157 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,558 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
The Polar Express by Tom Hanks( visu )
77 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,536 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
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
81 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,202 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a good-natured man with a low IQ who personally experiences important events in American history and continues to love, albeit unreciprocated, his childhood sweetheart Jenny
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
81 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,912 libraries worldwide
A squad of American soldiers, led by Captain Miller, goes behind enemy lines to save a missing paratrooper. Includes featurettes
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( visu )
97 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,475 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
The green mile by Stephen King( visu )
52 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,423 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
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( visu )
88 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 3,391 libraries worldwide
When respected American religious symbology expert Dr. Robert Langdon is summoned to the Louvre by French Captain Bezu Fache, he soon discovers that he is the number 1 suspect for the murder of a historian with whom Langdon had been scheduled to meet. Assisted by a French cryptographer and government agent named Sophie, Langdon is challenged to decipher a chain of cryptic codes and puzzles, all the while trying to stay ahead of Fache's lawmen in a chase through the Louvre, out into the Parisian cityscape, and finally across the channel to England
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( visu )
98 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,254 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the true story of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail
Sleepless in Seattle by Fu si te( visu )
75 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,219 libraries worldwide
After his mother dies, an eight year old boy confides on a radio phone-in that he wants to find someone for his father to marry. His plea is heard by a journalist who is in an unhappy engagement
Captain Phillips by Paul Greengrass( visu )
44 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,043 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
Toy Story 3 by Lee Unkrich( visu )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 3,039 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
Big by Penny Marshall( visu )
90 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,975 libraries worldwide
A 12-year-old boy's wish comes true when he asks a mechanical carnival genie to make him 'big'. He manages to land a job at a toy company where he experiences the complications of being an adult
My big fat Greek wedding by Nia Vardalos( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,917 libraries worldwide
A shy Greek American woman meets the man of her dreams, turning her personal, professional, and family life upside-down
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( visu )
117 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,849 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
Band of Brothers by Phil Alden Robinson( visu )
73 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,820 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Drawn from the interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as soldiers' journals and letters, 'Band of Brothers' chronicles the experiences of these men - an elite rifle company parachuted into France early on the morning of D-Day. They fought at the 'Battle of the Bulge' and went on to capture the 'Eagles Nest' at Berchtesgarden
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( visu )
63 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,806 libraries worldwide
Een berucht congreslid uit Texas raakt in de jaren '80 betrokken bij een schandaal dat handelt over twee meisjes, cocaïne en een bubbelbad, maar weet dit wonderbaarlijk genoeg te overleven. Hij weet zich daarna politiek te revancheren door een geheime Amerikaanse operatie in Afghanistan op te zetten tegen de Russen
The war by Ken Burns( visu )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,804 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
A league of their own by Penny Marshall( visu )
47 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,785 libraries worldwide
In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
Extremely loud & incredibly close by Eric Roth( visu )
59 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,723 libraries worldwide
Oskar is convinced that his father, who died in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, has left a message for him hidden in the city. Feeling disconnected from his grieving mother and driven by an active mind that refuses to believe in things that can't be observed, Oskar begins searching New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he found in his father's closet. His journey through the five boroughs takes him beyond his loss to a greater understanding of the world around him
 
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Alternative Names
Hanks, Thom.
Hanks, Thomas J.
Hanks, Thomas J. 1956-
Hanks , Thomas Jeffrey
Hanks, Tom
Hanks, Tomás
Thomas Hanks
Tom Hanks Acteur américain
Tom Hanks actor y productor estadounidense
Tom Hanks aktor amerykański
Tom Hanks ameerika näitleja
Tom Hanks ator estadunidense
Tom Hanks attore, regista, sceneggiatore, e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Tom Hanks Een Amerikaans acteur en regisseur
Tom Hanks US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur, Filmproduzent sowie Synchronsprecher
Tom Hanks US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur, Filmproduzent und Synchronsprecher
Tom Hanks yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Tom Henks
Toms Henkss
Toms Henkss amerikāņu aktieris
Τομ Χανκς
Том Генкс
Том Гэнкс
Том Ханкс
Том Хенкс
Том Хэнкс американский актёр
Թոմ Հենքս
טום הנקס
تام هنکس صداپیشه، نویسنده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، کارگردان، و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی
توم هانكس
تۆم ھەنکس
टॉम हैंक्स
टम ह्याङ्क्स
টম হ্যাঙ্কস
டொம் ஹாங்க்ஸ்
ಟಾಮ್ ಹ್ಯಾಂಕ್ಸ್
ടോം ഹാങ്ക്സ്
ทอม แฮงส์
ტომ ჰენქსი
톰 행크스 미국의 영화 배우, 영화 감독, 성우, 작가, 영화 제작자이다.
행크스, 톰 1956-
トム・ハンクス
トム・ハンクス アメリカ合衆国の俳優
ハンクス, トム
汤姆·汉克斯
湯漢斯
Languages
English (1,005)
Spanish (115)
German (114)
French (78)
Multiple languages (31)
Italian (21)
Chinese (6)
Catalan (5)
Dutch (5)
Czech (3)
Hungarian (2)
Portuguese (2)
Russian (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Turkish (1)
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