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Latest Stories Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close's Thomas Horn: 5 Things to Knowupdated: Fri Sep 30 2011 12:56:00

Not only did the young actor win Jeopardy! - but he speaks four different languages Sandra Bullock's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Trailer Debutsupdated: Thu Sep 29 2011 15:30:00

The film about a boy who loses his father on 9/11 also stars Tom Hanks Inside President Barack Obama's 50th Birthday Dance Partyupdated: Mon Aug 08 2011 19:30:00

The president marked the milestone at the White House with Tom Hanks, Jay-Z and Chris Rock Is Kate Bringing Back Sheer Pantyhose?updated: Tue Jul 12 2011 14:14:00

Royal protocol is likely governing the fashion-forward Duchess's choice to wear shiny hose Tom Hanks, Helena Bonham-Carter Join Obamas at Queen's Banquetupdated: Wed May 25 2011 08:08:00

The star-studded dinner at Buckingham Palace did not feature William and Kate, who had "work commitments"

Celebrities get animated about voice workupdated: Thu May 05 2011 08:04:00

This year has seen Johnny Depp morph into a chameleon, Anne Hathaway perform as a parrot, Jack Black play a panda and Katy Perry turn into a Smurf.

Upgraded Twitter search helps you find new people to followupdated: Tue Apr 05 2011 09:01:00

Twitter has rolled out an update to its search tool that makes it easier to find new people to follow. It's a Girl for Colin Hanksupdated: Thu Feb 03 2011 17:12:00

The actor and wife Samantha Bryant welcomed daughter Olivia Jane on Tuesday

Grown-up love: Distinguishing love from romanceupdated: Thu Oct 14 2010 01:47:00

Love is (a) champagne and high heels; (b) a passionate, china-shattering fight, followed by an all-night tango; (c) a constant, nagging feeling of insecurity; (d) none of the above. Sandra Bullock Being Wooed for Movie - with Tom Hanksupdated: Mon Aug 23 2010 13:29:00

Two studios want to pair the actors for a post-9/11 drama

'Toy Story 3' knocks it out of the playboxupdated: Fri Jun 18 2010 11:20:00

How should a tortilla move? Trust Pixar to ask the important questions and to come up with the most inspired answers, too. Reese Witherspoon & Jim Toth Cheer On Soccer Star Deaconupdated: Mon May 10 2010 19:11:00

The couple also cuddled and "looked beyond happy together" at Tom Hanks's son Colin's wedding Colin Hanks Is Officially Off the Marketupdated: Mon May 10 2010 08:07:00

The actor - and son of Tom Hanks - married publicist Samantha Bryant, his rep confirms to PEOPLE

Tribute to the 'Pacific'updated: Thu Mar 11 2010 21:41:00

Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg's new HBO series honors the World War II veterans who served in the Pacific theater.

My dad's awful warupdated: Thu Mar 11 2010 21:41:00

About 250 veterans gathered today at the World War II Memorial in Washington. They were joined by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg to mark the premiere of their 10-part HBO series, "The Pacific."

Chinese activist in limbo at Tokyo airportupdated: Fri Dec 04 2009 01:00:00

If you've passed through Tokyo on an international connection this past month, chances are you've seen a Chinese man wearing a homemade T-shirt with scribbling all over it. His name is Feng Zhenghu, a Chinese citizen who has moved into Narita Airport's international arrival concourse.

Living in an airportupdated: Fri Dec 04 2009 01:00:00

A Chinese citizen, denied entry to China, has lived in Japan's airport for a month. CNN's Kyung Lah has his story.

My 'flaw' is my trademarkupdated: Tue Jul 21 2009 10:32:00

The closest I ever came to finding out what it would be like to have gigantic breasts was when I met the producer of a documentary film celebrating women with gappy teeth. Jonas Brothers' Sex Lives Revealed by ... Mom!updated: Wed Jun 03 2009 20:09:00

"They are men. They have desires. They have testosterone," says Denise Jonas Miley Hits the Road with Her Big Brotherupdated: Wed Jun 03 2009 18:29:00

The teen pop star will go on tour with her brother's band Metro Station this fall

'Angels and Demons' fury?updated: Sun May 17 2009 15:12:00

The sequel to "The Da Vinci Code" has inspired more shrugs than shouts, as CNN's Kara Finnstrom reports.

'Angels & Demons' summons a $48 million bowupdated: Sun May 17 2009 15:12:00

Ron Howard's "Angels & Demons" soared to a $48 million opening this weekend, narrowly edging out a stellar $43 million second-week performance by "Star Trek," according to estimates by Box Office.

The Scene: 'Angels and Demons'updated: Sun May 17 2009 11:37:00

Tom Hanks and Ron Howard describe what it was like to film their new film on the ancient streets of Rome.

The Scene: The Eternal City challenges 'Angels'updated: Sun May 17 2009 11:37:00

It's been three years to the month since Dan Brown's book "The Da Vinci Code" hit theater screens, becoming a worldwide blockbuster.

Howard 'fully prepared' to accept criticism in 'Angels & Demons'updated: Sat May 16 2009 00:40:00

"The Da Vinci Code," a film based on a novel from Dan Brown, opened three years ago amid controversy and protests. Now, a new film based on another Brown novel, "Angels and Demons," opened on Friday.

Hanks talks Angels controversyupdated: Fri May 15 2009 12:40:00

CNN's Larry King talks Catholic controversy with Tom Hanks and Ron Howard of "Angels and Demons."

Rome's 'Angels & Demons' secretsupdated: Fri May 15 2009 10:58:00

Tom Hanks dashes through a graceful Roman piazza, past an ancient Egyptian obelisk surrounded by fountains of water-spouting lions, his eyes focused on a church tucked into the corner of the square.

'Angels & Demons' actors: What controversy?updated: Wed May 13 2009 20:12:00

Three years ago, the film based on Dan Brown's novel "The Da Vinci Code" was the focus of protest and controversy, with a Vatican archbishop calling for a boycott and Catholics at many levels refuting plot points.

Chatting with the 'Housewives'updated: Sun May 10 2009 08:13:00

CNN's Reggie Aqui catches up with some of the "Real Housewives" stars.

Entertainment Weekly's Picks of the weekupdated: Sun May 10 2009 08:13:00

More than a dozen TV series sign off for the summer this week -- or, in the case of "Prison Break," forever -- but none has as much riding on it as the final two hours of this mojo-recapturing season of "Lost." After the Thunder: Bruce Springsteen, Patti Scialfa Smooch Onstageupdated: Wed Apr 29 2009 18:27:00

The duo, whose marriage has been in the spotlight, offer PDA in New York Julia Roberts Drops the F-Bomb on Tom Hanksupdated: Tue Apr 28 2009 18:26:00

And he points out her potty mouth at an all-star tribute at New York's Lincoln Center

Little-known Oscar nominees soak up the spotlightupdated: Fri Feb 20 2009 11:36:00

Cameras click as members of the media shout, "Look this way please!" and "Over here!" while pushing at each other to get the best shot. Tom Hanks Apologizes for Calling Mormon Support of Prop 8 'Un-American'updated: Fri Jan 23 2009 21:58:00

"Everyone has a right to vote their conscience," the actors says in an exclusive statement

Scottish fish and chip shop is UK's bestupdated: Fri Jan 23 2009 11:47:00

A Scottish fish and chip shop visited by Prince William, Robert De Niro and Tom Hanks has been crowned the best place in Britain to eat the national dish. Faith & Tim's Star-Studded 'Family Dinner'updated: Wed Jan 21 2009 11:04:00

• Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, ordering practically everything on the menu during their family style meal at the Blue Duck Tavern inside Washington, D.C.'s Park Hyatt. Country's first couple dined with Bruce Springsteen, Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson, among other guests, and they started their meal with a plate of sliced meat. "The servers put everything in the middle of the table, and they devoured it," a source tells us. After the steak dinner, Hanks made sure to stop by the restaurant's open kitchen and give his compliments to the chef. Says the source: "Everyone was having such a great time; they were very upbeat." Tom Hanks Pays Tribute to Paul Newmanupdated: Wed Oct 01 2008 10:16:00

Tom Hanks released a statement Tuesday remembering his Road to Perdition costar Paul Newman, who died at age 83:

In Hollywood, sexuality is less secret, still can be big dealupdated: Tue Sep 30 2008 16:01:00

It used to be called "the love that dare not speak its name" -- particularly in Hollywood, where the revelation of homosexuality was believed to be a career-killer.

In to be outupdated: Tue Sep 30 2008 16:01:00

CNN's Lola Ogunnaike looks at Hollywood's embrace of gay culture, especially on prime time network TV. Stars Honor Paul Newman's Memoryupdated: Mon Sep 29 2008 17:02:00

The late actor's famous friends will help raise money for his California camp

Film Legend Newman diesupdated: Sat Sep 27 2008 23:06:00

We hear from a staffer at Hole in the Wall Camps, which Paul Newman founded to help kids with serious medical needs. July 4: Will Smith's Holiday updated: Tue Jul 01 2008 16:00:00

Hancock is no supermovie, says Richard Corliss. But critics are powerless against a star who merely has to show up on Independence Day for fans to line up The Da Vinci Code: Sequel Non Grata updated: Tue Jun 17 2008 18:00:00

Catholic Bishops shut Tom Hanks, Ron Howard and the movie prequel to The Da Vinci Code out of shooting on location in Rome's churches Vatican Bans Tom Hanks from Filming in Churchesupdated: Tue Jun 17 2008 14:16:00

The new Da Vinci Code flick cannot shoot inside any of Rome's Catholic sites Tom Hanks Lends a Hand to an Italian Weddingupdated: Fri Jun 13 2008 12:40:00

The double Oscar winner helps a bride get to the church on time Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Celebrate Ellen's Birthdayupdated: Tue May 13 2008 10:55:00

The newlyweds party with DeGeneres at a Burbank bash to mark her 50th Hollywood Actors' Unions Bitterly Part Waysupdated: Mon Mar 31 2008 12:46:00

SAG and AFTRA split, which gives fear to a possible strike come June 30 Justin Recalls Dropping Pants for Madonnaupdated: Tue Mar 11 2008 16:44:00

Inducting her into Rock Hall, Timberlake tells of the day she played doctor Tom Hanks's Secret to a Happy Marriage? 'The Right Woman'updated: Tue Mar 04 2008 10:03:00

The actor – who's been married to Rita Wilson for 20 years – says "I got lucky"

Romances made of everyday gesturesupdated: Wed Feb 20 2008 16:33:00

Ever hear the one about the guy who had peachy-pink peonies imported from Chile every February? Apparently, he wanted to guarantee his sweetheart a touch of spring each morning. Miley Cyrus, Nicole Kidman Among Oscar Presentersupdated: Thu Feb 14 2008 18:26:00

Last year's Academy Award acting winners Helen Mirren, Forest Whitaker, Jennifer Hudson and Alan Arkin will be put to work this Feb. 24 Oscar night – as presenters. George Clooney Seeks to Avert Actors' Walkoutupdated: Thu Feb 14 2008 13:42:00

Now that the writers' strike is over, Hollywood is girding for an actors' strike – though not if George Clooney has his way. Sundance Wrap-Up: Quaid, Farrell Save the Dayupdated: Mon Jan 28 2008 12:03:00

Like wine vintages, some years at film festivals are better than others. This year's Sundance Film Festival was by general consensus a lackluster one. Quaid, Farrell Flicks Give Sundance Its Lusterupdated: Mon Jan 28 2008 11:42:00

Like wine vintages, some years at film festivals are better than others. This year's Sundance Film Festival was by general consensus a lackluster one. Tom Hanks Urges Studio to Save the Oscarsupdated: Fri Jan 11 2008 16:12:00

Video courtesy APScaling back awards shows and replacing the Golden Globes with a press conference in light of the Hollywood writers strike isn't sitting well with Tom Hanks.

The Screening Room's Top 10 Life-Affirming Movie Momentsupdated: Thu Jan 10 2008 10:37:00

They might make you punch the air or bring a tear to your eye: this month on the Screening Room, we've picked our top ten life-affirming moments from the movies. For Charlie Wilson, War Is Swellupdated: Fri Dec 21 2007 10:40:00

Hollywood's earnest antiwar films bombed at the box office. But Richard Corliss says this is 2007's funniest smart movie Reese, Angelina Lead List of Highest-Paid Actressesupdated: Fri Nov 30 2007 15:03:00

Reese Witherspoon should have no problem meeting the demands of her holiday shopping list: The Hollywood headliner tops the list of 2007's highest-paid actresses in the business.

Fortune: The Airstream: One sleek mod podupdated: Sat Nov 24 2007 07:52:00

I have long fantasized about owning an Airstream. GQ Announces Men of the Yearupdated: Tue Nov 20 2007 10:43:00

When GQ hits newsstands next week, it's not one, but three handsome covers vying for attention. For the magazine's annual Men of the Year issue (out Nov. 27), former president Bill Clinton, James Bond stud Daniel Craig and hip hop star Kanye West took top honors. Rounding out the expansive list is "icon" Tom Hanks, "father of the year" Seth Rogen, British import James McAvoy and "breakout of the year" Casey Affleck. Surprisingly enough, GQ includes some ladies: Cate Blanchett is recognized for her turn as Bob Dylan in I'm Not There and Hayden Panettiere is the "obsession of the year."– Kristin Boehm

Flames don't discriminateupdated: Wed Oct 24 2007 13:41:00

Showbiz Tonight's A.J. Hammer explores how the California wildfires are affecting Hollywood. Tom Hanks: Blogger, MySpace Friend & Electric Car Ownerupdated: Tue Oct 23 2007 13:04:00 Julia Roberts: I'd Be So Lonely Without Danny Moderupdated: Mon Oct 15 2007 13:42:00

Four months after welcoming her third child and two weeks before turning 40, Julia Roberts says she has "all I could ever ask for."

Fortune: A Hollywood agency with star powerupdated: Thu Oct 04 2007 09:59:00

On a muggy Friday evening in September, photographers and fans lined the red carpet outside the Design Exchange in downtown Toronto. They were waiting for George Clooney, the guest of honor at the afterparty celebrating the premiere of "Michael Clayton," the hottest ticket at this year's Toronto Film Festival. Inside the cavernous room, Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal, Hollywood's undercover It Couple, quietly danced. A tipsy blond knocked over an ice sculpture.

Review: 'Stranger' thinks it's better than it isupdated: Thu Nov 09 2006 15:14:00

Insurance investigators are a dime a dozen in the movies, but you can count the number of heroic IRS agents on the fingers of one hand. There's Tom Hanks in "Catch Me If You Can," Kevin Costner in "The Untouchables"....

Every man a casting directorupdated: Thu Sep 21 2006 09:07:00

My book club discussed "All the King's Men" -- the Robert Penn Warren novel -- the other day. And along with the observations about morality, motivation and literary style, we openly wondered if the movie -- opening Friday -- will get it right.

EW review: 'Da Vinci' is no masterpieceupdated: Thu May 18 2006 13:30:00

Dan Brown's theological scavenger-hunt mystery novel "The Da Vinci Code" may be the pop version of a novel of ideas, but that doesn't mean the ideas don't pop.

China church urges 'Vinci' boycottupdated: Thu May 18 2006 06:01:00

China's official Roman Catholic church has hardened its position on the film "The Da Vinci Code," saying it will tell followers to boycott the movie as immoral and offensive, the government's news agency reported.

'Da Vinci Code' meets with catcallsupdated: Wed May 17 2006 09:04:00

The long-awaited movie version of Dan Brown's best-seller "The Da Vinci Code" is entering the world to disapproval.

'Vinci' stars make tracks to premiereupdated: Tue May 16 2006 05:46:00

The stars of movie blockbuster "The Da Vinci Code" have arrived at the Cannes Film Festival on board a train that broke the world record for the longest nonstop international rail trip.

CNNMoney: Da Vinci: Bucking the backlashupdated: Wed May 10 2006 10:20:00

This is an updated version of a story that originally appeared on May 10.

Fortune: The FedEx Edge updated: Wed Mar 29 2006 10:56:00

It's easy to feel a bit sorry for any company's chief information officer these days. The pace of technology is accelerating, and costs seem to be going up just as fast. But for Rob Carter, the CIO...

Fortune: The FedEx edgeupdated: Mon Mar 20 2006 08:22:00

It's easy to feel a bit sorry for any company's chief information officer these days. The pace of technology is accelerating, and costs seem to be going up just as fast.

showbuzzupdated: Fri Jan 27 2006 14:14:00

Tom Cruise led a poll of movie exhibitors aimed at determining the top 10 moneymaking stars of 2005.

The 25 Most Important Pop Culture Momentsupdated: Mon Nov 21 2005 10:57:00

In the past quarter-century, popular culture introduced us to the moonwalk and rap music, it brought us closer to a world where wizards learn magic instead of algebra and confronted our preconceptions about AIDS.

Nun confronts Hanks over 'Da Vinci Code' updated: Tue Aug 16 2005 05:30:00

A Roman Catholic nun led protesters who greeted Hollywood star Tom Hanks as he arrived at a cathedral in England for the filming of controversial best seller "The Da Vinci Code."

CNNMoney: 'Deep Throat' makes book/film dealupdated: Thu Jun 16 2005 07:10:00

W. Mark Felt, better known as "Deep Throat," has sold book and film rights to his life story for undisclosed sums to PublicAffairs and Universal Pictures, the companies said Thursday.

The art in travelupdated: Mon Jan 10 2005 07:14:00

Watch "The Terminal" with Tom Hanks and what is memorable about this movie? More to the point, what is not memorable? For some it is the airport interior.

Tom Hanks talks about his latest roleupdated: Tue Nov 30 2004 09:04:00

In his latest project, the animated film "The Polar Express," American actor Tom Hanks plays five different characters -- thanks to a new technique called performance capture. Here, he tells CNN's Becky Anderson about what it was like to star in such a film.

Fabled toy store reopens updated: Thu Nov 25 2004 16:37:00

There was fanfare and fans. And the way the lines looked, you'd think something was being given out for free. But you'll be hard pressed to find anything free, or cheap for that matter, at FAO Schwarz.

Review: 'Polar Express' a creepy rideupdated: Wed Nov 10 2004 09:10:00

This season's biggest holiday extravaganza, "The Polar Express," should be subtitled "The Night of the Living Dead." The characters are that frightening.

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When actors go badupdated: Thu Aug 05 2004 12:42:00

Moviegoers this week are seeing Tom Cruise like they've never seen him before.

Review: Too much down time in 'Terminal'updated: Thu Jun 17 2004 14:54:00

"The Terminal" should have been terminated from the get-go.

The kings of Hollywood, together againupdated: Wed Jun 16 2004 14:47:00

Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy. Paul Newman and Robert Redford.

Apocalyptic dazeupdated: Wed Mar 24 2004 14:11:00

On October 22, 1844, a man named William Miller gathered his followers -- many of whom had sold all their earthly possessions -- and awaited the end of the world, as he had predicted months earlier.

Fortune: My Idea Of Fun: Surfing Brian Grazer, Chairman, Imagine Entertainmentupdated: Mon Oct 06 2003 00:01:00

Surfing isn't fun unless it's dangerous. I got injured last Easter at my house on the north shore of Hawaii. I pulled my hamstring--tore it two inches off the bone. I'm still recovering from that. ...

Fortune: E-Mail At Full Sail, Via Satellite Phone And Laptopupdated: Mon Jan 22 2001 00:01:00

Less than a decade ago getting or sending mail in the Galapagos Islands meant enduring the tortoise pace of the postal service. But now a tourist sailing off the coast of Ecuador--or just about any...

Fortune: Who Can Save 'Dead Brand Driving'?updated: Mon Jan 22 2001 00:01:00

Firestone has an image problem. (It also has a product problem and a legal problem, but let's stay focused.) To help restore faith in the brand, the company announced last month that it had made a ...

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