Be it a role of an Investigating officer, or a Pilot, or even a Police, Tom Hanks leaves no chance to fascinate the movie fanatics. The more he grows by age, more perfect he gets in his role. That is why, he is an acclaimed Academy Award winning Actor, who’s World famous and renowned well as, Mr. Perfectionist.
Let’s discuss top 7 classics of Tom Hanks, which reveals his mind-blowing performances that won the hearts of many.
This Oscar winning movie of Tom Hanks was his all time best, where a low I.Q. man, beating all the odds of life achieves something, which a common man can never think of. Throughout the movie, his only inspiration were the words said by Jenny Curran, his childhood sweetheart whose life was messed.
What happens if a plane crashes down and lands to the Pacific Ocean? What if the only survivor leads finally towards an uninhabited island, which is out of reach and communication?
Chuck Noland, explores all kind of survival skills to rescue his death and makes every effort count to beat the mental and physical pain of loneliness.
Catch Me If You Can
What happens when Leonardo Di Caprio plays hide and seek with Tom Hanks, well all it says is ‘Catch me if you can’. Leo poses the role (in fact mocks 😛) of a pilot, doctor and a lawyer, who is chased by Tom, who plays as a FBI agent. Gotta catch him, did he?
The Green Mile
A Milestone long running movie, which is very thoughtful, is adapted from the novel, The Green Mile by Stephen King written in 1996.
Tom Hanks plays a role of a head guard where he stops by a black inmate, Micheal Duncan Clarke, who is accused for killing two girls. The movie depicts the drastic change in life of Tom Hanks, when the prisoner Clarke, gives him a special gift.
A beautiful comedy drama, where Tom Hanks plays a role of an eastern immigrant who lands at the JFK airport with an unauthorized passport. The officials force him to stay at the airport in the International Lounge, until the war at his country is over.
Explore his life at the terminal for the next few days where he finds the atmosphere around to be rich, complex, desirous, serendipity as well as, romantic.
Risking his own life to save the crew on the container Ship, the movie Captain Philips is one of a kind, which in turn made, Capt. Richard Phillips, a Hero of the Nation. This biography is a marvelous work by Paul Greengrass and a great acting by Somali-American actor Barkhad Abdi, who played the role of lead Somalian Pirate.
A miraculous plane landing on New York’s Hudson River, that’s what Sully is all about. Tom Hanks plays the role of Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who breaks all the odds to land the flight on the river, which saved lives of 155 passengers on board. This biographical drama shows the post landing investigation, which proved that there was no other option for Sully, apart from that dangerous landing that caused no crash and no deaths.
The above discussed movies are not enough to describe the class of Tom Hanks, if you wish to explore more of his performances, then, never miss watching, Saving Private Ryan, Apollo 13, Bridge of Spies, Charlie Wilson’s War, Saving Mr. Banks, where he created a great impact in the minds of audiences.