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Big (1988) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Big (1988) Directed by Penny Marshall. With Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard, Jared Rushton and David Moscow. Co-written by Ann Spielberg (sister of Steven) and Gary Ross, Penny Marshall’s Big is a fantasy-comedy about Joshua, a 13-year-old … Continue reading

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Saving Mr Banks (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Saving Mr Banks (2013) Directed by John Lee Hancock. With Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Annie Rose Buckley, Colin Farrell, Ruth Wilson, Paul Giamatti, Kathy Baker and Bradley Whitford. Saving Mr Banks is the story behind the story of the pre-production … Continue reading

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Captain Phillips (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Captain Phillips (2013) Directed by Paul Greengrass. With Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Faysal Ahmed, Mahat M.Ali and Michael Chernus. How well you know the real story behind Paul Greengrass’ tense depiction of the hijacking of an American cargo … Continue reading

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Sleepless in Seattle (1993) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Sleepless in Seattle (1993) Directed by Nora Ephron. With Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Bill Pullman, Rita Wilson, Frances Conroy and David Hyde Pierce. Nora Ephron’s tale of love and destiny aims to capture the same sense of old-school Hollywood magic … Continue reading

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