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Yesterday | WGBH

'Why Not?' David Mitchell On Mixing Fantasy And Reality In 'Bone Clocks'

The Bone Clocks is David Mitchell's newest book - he's best known for 2004's Cloud Atlas , which was made into a movie with Tom Hanks and Halle Berry.


Related Topix: David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas, Celebrities, Halle Berry

Yesterday | National Public Radio

'Why Not?' David Mitchell On Mixing Fantasy And Reality In 'Bone Clocks'

David Mitchell's previous books include The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet and Cloud Atlas .


Related Topix: Cloud Atlas, Books, David Mitchell, Celebrities, Halle Berry

Yesterday | Braingle

Today's Daily Trivia Quiz

Tom Hanks has starred in many movies, winning Oscars and other awards for quite a few of them.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Avon Players presents Big, The Musical

Delighted audience members of all sizes will relive the era of "Cosby sweaters" and acid washed jeans while protagonist Josh Baskin lives out every kid's fantasy of instant adulthood as Avon Players presents Big, The Musical , based on the on the classic 1987 Tom Hanks motion picture fantasy.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Tom Hanks Pays Tribute To Robin Williams In Rolling Stone Essay

Tom Hanks has joined the legions of celebrities paying tribute to Robin Williams by writing an essay for the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine.


Related Topix: Mork and Mindy, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Bosom Buddies, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Robin Williams


The Scoop: Bieber, break ups and babies



Related Topix: Wedding, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, You've Got Mail, Sleepless in Seattle, When Harry Met Sally..., Celebrities, Meg Ryan, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Tom Hanks and Ron Howard Set to Shoot Dan Brown's Inferno in April

Cameras are set to roll on Ron Howard's third big screen Dan Brown adaptation in April 2015, Deadline reports.


Related Topix: Angels & Demons, Celebrities, Dan Brown, Authors, Books, Vocal, Movies, Entertainment

Sacramento Today

Forrest Gump in Sacramento at IMAX

One of America's most beloved films Forrest Gump: The IMAX Experience opens Sept.


Related Topix: Imax, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Forrest Gump, Sacramento, CA, Celebrities

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Deseret News

60 things you might not know about your favorite Pixar movies

Pixar Animation Studios burst onto the movie-making scene in 1995 with the release of "Toy Story."


Related Topix: Pixar, Media, Startups, Pixar Animation Studios, Apollo 13, Comedy Movies, History Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Tim Allen

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Mail

Chelsea Handler does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in wetsuit and...

She came prepared! Chelsea Handler does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in wetsuit and flippers... while Tom Hanks wears a T-shirt The entertainment icons both shared videos of themselves facing frigid temperatures as they participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge while donning drastically different ensembles.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Alabama Live

IMAX re-release of 'Forrest Gump' won't play in Mobile; Winston Groom says 'it's...

I think the people of Mobile deserve to see it on the big screen." -- Winston Groom, author of "Forrest Gump" MOBILE, Alabama - When Winston Groom's book "Forrest Gump" was made into a movie starring Tom Hanks as the title character, the event was "the biggest thing to hit Mobile since Hurricane Frederic," the author said in a phone interview ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Forrest Gump, Mobile, AL, Celebrities, Point Clear, AL, Theater, Arts


Moonlight Stage to Close 34th Season With Catch Me If You Can, 9/10-27

Moonlight Stage Productions' 34th summer season comes to a triumphant close with the Southern California Regional Premiere of the Tony Award-nominated musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, based on the hit film of the same name that starred Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks .


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Catch Me If You Can, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Los Angeles, CA, Music!, Tony Awards, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Wed Aug 20, 2014

International Business Times

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Survive Temporary Separation - Report

Rita was in their Pacific Palisades mansion, while the "Forrest Gump" star stayed at a producer friend's Malibu Colony home before flying to Tom Hanks attends The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles 23rd Annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of ''The Two Gentlemen of Verona'' in Santa Monica, California in this September 25, 2013, file photo.


Related Topix: Pacific-Palisades, CA, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Santa Monica, CA


Tom Hanks' typewriter app rockets to top of charts

Survivor: Tom Hanks says his experience in the film 'Castaway' didn't put him off the idea of being alone.


Related Topix: Turner & Hooch, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Ipad, Science / Technology

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Viterbo University celebrates 125th anniversary all year

Viterbo University turns 125 this year and they will be celebrating the anniversary all year.


Related Topix: Viterbo University, Celebrities

Back Stage

48 L.A. and NYC Outdoor Movies to See Before Summer's Over

If you haven't yet caught a movie outdoors this summer, then you're missing out! On a nice night, pack your bag with a picnic blanket, snacks, and bug spray, and head out to one of these flicks under the night sky! August 20 What: "The Way We Were" Who: Starring Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford, the classic Sydney Pollack-directed romantic drama ... (more)


Related Topix: The Way We Were, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, Barkhad Abdi

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Tom Hanks' typewriter app for iPad tops App Store charts

Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks has sat atop the Box Office charts many times during his storied career.


Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Apple, Startups

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Why no future Hollywood star could ever match Lauren Bacall's allure

At the Oscar ceremony 10 years ago - the one where Peter Jackson's third Lord of the Rings film hauled away another sack of precious gold - it was still possible to say that Old Hollywood was being celebrated alongside modern Hollywood.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Crime Movies, The Big Sleep, Drama Movies, Key Largo, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall


Tom Hanks releases typewriter app

Actor Tom Hanks is trying his hand at something decidedly more techy with the release of his typewriter app Hanx Writer.


Related Topix: Apollo 13, Drama Movies, History Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

Fri Aug 15, 2014

USA Today

Week in Tech: Cleaning up Internet bullying

Tech headlines this week were dominated with Internet bullying, diversity and a novel new celebrity app from actor Tom Hanks.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Media, Ask Jeeves, Inc., Search Engines, Emerging Technology