Topic: tom-hanks

What Your Favorite Tom Hanks Movie Says About Your Job

What Your Favorite Tom Hanks Movie Says About Your Job

Happy birthday to Tom Hanks, a titan among men who turns fifty-seven today! If there’s one thing I know about Tom, it’s that he’s a celebrity and I’ve never met him, but if there are two things I know about him, it’s that he does a tonnnnn of movies spanning many genres. Also he has a kind face which, when mustachioed, I would absolutely trust to sell me life insurance as long as he rang my doorbell politely. More »

Who Is The Tom Hanks Of Our Generation?

Who Is The Tom Hanks Of Our Generation?

The acting versatility, the flawless career choices, the handsome but not overbearing looks, the back-to-back Best Actor Oscars, the likeability, and perhaps rarest of all in Hollywood, the emergence from a somewhat fractured childhood to general goodguydom, complete with an almost 24-year marriage. Can there ever be another? We’re not sure, but if there is going to be, these are the up-and-coming stars who are in the running. More »