Tom Hanks is a reliable actor who has been in the industry for over four decades. The gentleman continues to be a dominant figure in movies, no wonder almost all movies want him having a role, regardless of how small the role might be. The actor has performed many movies where he features in live action, although we must remember the ‘Toy Story’ trilogy, which is one of the most favorite roles that Tom Hank plays. However, watching the star perform in movies makes us forget some ‘Dungeons and Dragons’ that are ranked below our expectations. Below are the best ten films that Tom Hanks has acted.
List of Top 10 Movies By Tom Hanks of All Time in 2017:
10. ‘A League of Their Own.’
In ‘A League of Their Own,’ two sisters make a bold decision to join a female professional team that plays baseball, the first baseball team that ever exists. Fierce rivalry faces the two sisters, but they struggle to help the team succeed, amidst all the challenges. Penny Marshall is the director who makes the film flow the way it does. He uses the services of other actors such as Lori Petty, Madonna, Tom Hanks and Geena Davis to make the 128-minute-long film enjoyable.
9. ‘Catch Me If You Can.’
Here is the actual story of a guy called Frank Abagnale Jr. Before he turned nineteen years, he happens to con millions of dollars. The mission is accomplished through his role as a ‘Pan Am Pilot, legal prosecutor and doctor. He uses checks to con the millions worth of dollars. The movie runs for 140 minutes, but the same film is so entertaining that you do not notice it is that long. The director is known as Spielberg Steven, while actors include Tom Hanks, Leonardo DiCaprio, Martin Sheen and Christopher Walken.
8. ‘Captain Phillips.’
One thing that makes people love movies is the flow of stories experienced in the films. ‘Captain Philips is a real tale about a person called ‘Captain Richard Phillips,’ and a hijacking incident carried out by Somali pirates in the year 2009. In the film, Somali pirates hijack a ship with a US flag called ‘MV Maersk Alabama,’ which is the first ship to face such an incident in over two hundred years. The movie is 134 minutes long and features Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdirahman, and Barkad Abdi.
7. ‘Saving Private Ryan.’
‘Saving Pirate Ryan’ is a film that is interesting, thanks to the real-life issues addressed in the movie. After the Normandy landings, troops of soldiers from the United States decide to go behind the enemy lines. The mission is to recover a paratrooper whose two brothers have already been killed in the course of the action. The film goes for a long time, around 170 minutes and is directed by Steve Spielberg, who makes sure the best stars feature in the movie.
6. ‘The Davinci Code.’
Do not be deceived by the title to think that the movie is so complicated for you to watch. There is a murderer situated inside the ‘Louvre and clues,’ which is in the ‘Da Vinci’ paintings. His activities lead to a discovery of some religious mystery that has been under the protection of a society living in secrecy for over two millenniums. These findings shake the very foundations of Christianity, which makes the film exciting and scary.
5. ‘The Terminal.’
Tom Hank films never fail to thrill his fans. In ‘The Terminal,’ an immigrant from the East is stranded in the great airport known as JFK. The immigrant is helpless and must take partial residence in the airport. The movie plays for over 125 minutes and is directed by Steven Spielberg. Stars featuring in the film include Chi McBride, Stanley Tucci and the talented actor called Tom Hanks. The 128 minutes’ video is a fan favorite globally.
4. ‘Angels and Demons.’
The title of this movie raises questions to all those who are yet to watch the entertaining film. Robert Langdon is a symbologist from Havard who works to find a solution to the murder. The guy prevents terrorists from being carried out against the Vatican. The movie is around 140 minutes in length and is directed by the famous Ron Howard. Stars who feature in the film include Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgard and Avelet Zurer.
3. ‘Cast Away.’
‘Cast Away’ is a film about a FedEx chief executive officer who has to transform emotionally and physically so as to survive a deadly crash when landing on an island that is deserted. The movie is directed by Zemeckis Robert, while the stars who make the movie incredible include Helen Hunt, Tom Hanks, Lari White and Paul Sanchez. If there is a film that Tom Hanks performs so well, then it is ‘Cast Away.’
2. ‘The Green Mile.’
Ever watched scary movies that involve death sentences? If no, here is your movie, you will wish you knew about the same long time ago. In ‘The Green Mile’ film, the lives of the guards who are on the Death Row sentence gets affected by one of the charges. There is a black person who is serving the death penalty as a result of rape and murder, but ironically the same person contains some mysterious gifts.
1. ‘Forrest Gump.’
‘Forrest Gump’ is the most incredible film ever acted by Tom Hanks. ‘Forrest Gump’ is not that intelligent, but he has been present at various historical moments, by accident. Jenny Curran is his true love who eludes him, shockingly. ‘Forrest Gump’ is directed by Zemeckis Robert and features actors like Tom Hans, Sally Field, Gary Sinise and Robert Wright.
Tom Hanks New Movies 2016/2017
1. Inferno (2016)
‘Inferno’ is a new film acted by Tom Hanks. In the movie, a person named Robert Langdon wakes up in a hospital in Italy, faced with severe amnesia. He is however tasked with the work of teaming up with Dr. Sienna Brooks to race across European countries to stop a very deadly attack. Ron Howard directs the film, and the stars present include Tom Hanks, Irrfan Khan, and Felicity Jones.
Tom Hanks is the best actor, especially when action based movies are involved. For an amazing experience, click one of the movies listed above and watch, then thank me later for what you will experience in the film.