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Created Feb 16, 2011 12:05PM PST • Updated Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST

A listing of the top 5 films I enjoyed with Tom Hanks, one of my favorite actors.

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Title Released Trust Weighted Summary Viewable
1st Forrest Gump
1994 Perfect 99 Points
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I really enjoy all aspects of this film.

One of my favorite films of all times. I believe there is a little bit of Forrest Gump in each of us. Almost all want to do well in our endeavors, to be free of ridicule, to help one another and t…

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Added Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST • Updated Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST
2nd Apollo 13
1995 Perfect 77 Points
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As the son of a planetarium director and publish astronomy author, I have immense respect for the space program, and what it took to accomplish spaceflight. Not only was this film enjoyable, but it was mostly accurate, a trait I like in historical based films.

Gripping from start to finish, though the end is never in doubt.

Stands as a testament to American heroism, ingenuity and bravura movie-making.

Tom Hanks – in one of his iconic performances -…

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Added Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST • Updated Nov 04, 2011 11:22AM PST
3rd Cast Away
2000 Very Good 20 Points
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Although dark and unnerving, this story also has its moments of levity.

A very entertaining Tom Hanks movie. It might seem a bit drawn out to some, but I think the length really helps to put you in the moments experienced by ‘Chuck’ – the cast away FedEx executive. To…

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Added Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST • Updated Nov 04, 2011 11:22AM PST
4th The Green Mile
1999 Really Great 8 Points
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Wonderful range of emotions in this film.

Prison guards working on death row have to prepare for the upcoming execution of an inmate who has been convicted of the brutal slaying and rape of two little girls. The Green Mile, as the death r…

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Added Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST • Updated Nov 04, 2011 11:22AM PST
5th Saving Private Ryan
1998 Really Great 37 Points
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Very intense action, couple with exceptional film making.

Do war movies get any better than this? Puts you right there, in all the graphic realism that comes with war. But not just any war movie, this story spins a great tale that follows Hanks and his …

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Added Feb 25, 2011 06:25AM PST • Updated Nov 04, 2011 11:22AM PST

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