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List of Tom Hanks Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
53
5
Saving Private Ryan
TV-MA
53
5

After three of the Ryan brothers are killed in combat, Captain John Miller receives orders to find the last sibling, paratrooper James Francis Ryan, who is fighting somewhere in Normandy, and bring him back to his mother. Without knowing if he is still alive, Miller leads eight men behind enemy lines in a heroic show of courage.

As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Miller
Director:
Genres:
Drama, War
2. Forrest Gump (1994)
50
10
Forrest Gump
PG-13
50
10

Despite having a low IQ, Forrest Gump has been raised like any other children by his supportive mother. As he traverses through life, he experiences and influences some of the key events in history with a bit of luck and his childlike optimism. However, his lifelong desire to reunite with his childhood sweetheart Jenny remains elusive.

As:
Cast
Role:
Forrest Gump
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
3. The Green Mile (1999)
44
5
The Green Mile
R
44
5

Former death-row prison officer Paul Edgecomb recounts how the lives of the guards were affected after they received as inmate an enormous black man, John Coffey, convicted of raping and murdering two white girls. They began to question the conviction as they realize that Coffey was a kind-hearted person childishly afraid of darkness and possessed supernatural gifts.

As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Edgecomb
Director:
Frank Darabont
Genres:
Mystery, Fantasy, Drama, Crime
4. Cast Away (2000)
39
5
Cast Away
PG-13
39
5

The survival drama depicts the journey of FedEx systems analyst Chuck Noland after his flight to Malaysia crashes into the Pacific Ocean. The sole survivor of the crash forms a most humane friendship with a volleyball which he names Wilson while he tries to survive on an island. Tom Hanks’ portrayal of the lead earned him an ‘Oscar’ nomination. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Chuck Noland
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez, Lari White, Leonid Citer, David Allen Brooks
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
5. Catch Me If You Can (2002)
33
6
Catch Me If You Can
PG-13
33
6

A biographical crime film directed by Steven Spielberg, Catch Me If You Can follows the life of Frank Abagnale who, even before turning 19, successfully carries out cons worth millions of dollars. He has posed as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer in process. He is chased and caught by Carl Hanratty who eventually convinces him to help FBI catch other check forgers.

As:
Cast
Role:
Carl Hanratty
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Biography
6. Apollo 13 (1995)
33
0
Apollo 13
PG
33
0

The movie, based on the aborted 1970 Apollo 13 lunar mission, follows Jim Lovell and his team as they prepare to fly Apollo 13, NASA's third lunar landing mission. After the launch everything is fine, until an explosion in one of the oxygen tanks puts the lives of the astronauts at risk. Back at NASA, Kranz, John Aaron and Ken Mattingly struggle to bring back the astronauts safely.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jim Lovell
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, History
Star Cast:
7. Captain Phillips (2013)
31
5
Captain Phillips
PG-13
31
5

Inspired by a true story, Captain Phillips is a multi-layered depiction of how merchant mariner Captain Richard Phillips ensured the safety of his crew after his unarmed container ship MV Maersk Alabama is hijacked by a group of heavily armed Somali pirates led by Abduwali Muse 145 miles off the Somali coast.

As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Richard Phillips
Director:
Paul Greengrass
Genres:
Thriller, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Catherine Keener, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Faysal Ahmed
8. Philadelphia (1993)
31
4
Philadelphia
PG-13
31
4

One of the first mainstream Hollywood films to acknowledge HIV/AIDS, homosexuality, and homophobia, Philadelphia is a gripping tale of a homosexual senior associate at a large corporate law firm who gets fired due to his sexuality, and his fight to get justice. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Andrew Beckett
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Male Performance
9. Sully (2016)
30
0
Sully
PG-13
30
0

This biographical drama depicts how American pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger safely landed Flight 1549 on the Hudson River after it was hit by a flock of birds, disabling both engines. Just as he is hailed as a hero by common people and the media, he faces a career-threatening investigation into claims that the accident was a pilot error.

As:
Cast
Role:
Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Ann Cusack, Laura Linney, Valerie Mahaffey, Delphi Harrington, Mike O'Malley
10. Bridge of Spies (2015)
29
2
Bridge of Spies
PG-13
29
2

In 1957, Russian spy Rudolf Abel is arrested in New York City and is defended by principled lawyer James B. Donovan. Meanwhile, Francis Powers’ U-2 spy plane is shot down in the USSR and he is imprisoned. Ultimately, with great risk to his own life, Donovan facilitates the exchange of Abel and Powers at the Glienicke Bridge. 

As:
Cast
Role:
James B. Donovan
Director:
Genres:
History, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alan Alda, Mark Rylance, Domenick Lombardozzi, Victor Verhaeghe, Mark Fichera, Brian Hutchison
11. Big (1988)
34
2
Big
PG
34
2

Desperately wanting to be a grown up, 12-year-old Josh Baskin wishes so at an unplugged Zoltar machine in the carnival, and is surprised to find himself into an adult body the next morning. Now he must cope with larger issues as he tackles work and a romantic relationship while trying to find a way back into his childhood.

As:
Cast
Role:
Josh
Director:
Penny Marshall
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Debra Jo Rupp, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard, Jared Rushton
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
12. Road to Perdition (2002)
25
6
Road to Perdition
R
25
6

Set in Chicago during the great depression, this crime-drama film follows a hitman working for an Irish mobster who raised him. Road to Perdition is adapted from a graphic novel of the same name.

As:
Cast
Role:
Michael Sullivan
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
13. A League of Their Own (1992)
26
0
A League of Their Own
PG
26
0

Dottie and Kit, two Oregon farm sisters, along with other girls, are selected by the Women’s Baseball Association. Their team manager, Jimmy Dugan, who is a former star player but now an alcoholic, doesn’t take his job very seriously. However, as the girls take up all the challenges head-on, their enthusiasm and grit makes Dugan take a proud interest in his team. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy Dugan
Director:
Penny Marshall
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Garry Marshall, Bill Pullman, Rosie O'Donnell, Ann Cusack, Geena Davis, Lori Petty, Madonna
14. The Terminal (2004)
24
5
The Terminal
PG-13
24
5

Partially inspired by a true story, The Terminal follows the predicament of an Eastern European man who gets stuck in New York's John F. Kennedy Airport terminal due to unusual circumstances. It received mixed reviews but was a commercial success. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Viktor Navorski
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
15. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
30
1
Sleepless in Seattle
PG
30
1

Sam cannot get over the death of his wife. On Christmas, his eight year old son Jonah, calls up the radio station and Sam is forced to speak about his feelings. The show is heard by Annie Reed, a reporter who writes to Sam, but he has started dating someone and does not show interest. However, Jonah promises to meet her on Empire State Building on Valentine's Day.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sam Baldwin
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Meg Ryan, Victor Garber, Bill Pullman, Rosie O'Donnell, Ross Malinger, Rita Wilson, Tom Riis Farrell
16. Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
14
2
Saving Mr. Banks
PG-13
14
2

After promising his daughters to make a movie on their favorite book, Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers, Walt Disney unsuccessfully attempts to obtain its movie rights for two decades. However, an overprotective Travers is determined not to let him bastardize her widely-loved creation, until she runs into financial problems and risks losing her house.

As:
Cast
Role:
Walt Disney
Director:
John Lee Hancock
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Biography, Music, Family
Star Cast:
17. A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)
4
0
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
PG
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Fred Rogers
Director:
Marielle Heller
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Chris Cooper, Maryann Plunkett, Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson
18. You've Got Mail (1998)
28
0
You've Got Mail
PG
28
0

Kathleen Kelly, who runs a popular local bookstore, is annoyed by arrogant Joe Fox, who opens a branch of the large Fox Books chain across the street, threatening her business. The two, despite having partners, also anonymously chat online and fall in love with each other, but after learning her true identity, Fox must assuage her hatred for him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Fox
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
19. Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
17
1
Charlie Wilson's War
R
17
1

In the 1980s Congressman Charlie Wilson forms an unlikely partnership with American socialite and friend Joanne Herring and CIA operative Gust Avrakotos to bring an end to the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. His efforts also lead to the formation of the Regan Doctrine which supported anti-communist resistance all over the world. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Charlie Wilson
Director:
Genres:
Biography, History, Comedy, Drama
20. Neil Young: Heart of Gold (2006)
4
3
Neil Young: Heart of Gold
PG
4
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Ben Keith, Spooner Oldham, Rick Rosas
21. Cloud Atlas (2012)
12
6
Cloud Atlas
R
12
6

The science-fiction drama intertwines six interconnected storylines spread over multiple eras of time. Cloud Atlas portrays the reincarnation of souls through time and explores the ripple effect caused by the consequences of actions and kindness through time and space. It remains one of the most expensive independent movies ever made. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Henry Goose / Hotel Manager / Isaac Sachs / Dermot Hoggins / Cavendish Look-a-Like Actor / Zachry
Director:
Tom Tykwer, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Action
Star Cast:
Susan Sarandon, Keith David, Ben Whishaw, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant, Jim Broadbent, Hugo Weaving
22. The Da Vinci Code (2006)
22
2
The Da Vinci Code
PG-13
22
2

A mystery thriller that explores the events that unfold after a Harvard University professor is suspected of a grisly and unusual murder, The Da Vinci Code is a fast-paced drama with a surprise ending. The film is considered controversial. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Langdon
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
23. Angels & Demons (2009)
18
0
Angels & Demons
PG-13
18
0

Based on Dan Brown’s best-selling novel ‘Angels & Demons’, the movie sees the return of Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon. The story follows him to Rome where he uncovers a secret conspiracy to murder the Pope and the truth behind the resurgence of the ancient brotherhood of the Illuminati. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Langdon
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer, Stellan Skarsgård, Pierfrancesco Favino
24. The Post (2017)
8
0
The Post
PG-13
8
0

Focusing on the life of newspaper heiress and publisher Katharine Graham, this historical political thriller film highlights the challenges she has to face after the deaths of her husband and her father. The film was chosen by the National Board of Review as the best film of 2017. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Bradlee
Director:
Genres:
History, Biography, Thriller, Drama
25. Splash (1984)
17
0
Splash
PG
17
0

A small boy meets a mermaid when he falls into the sea at Cape Cod. Although he is quickly pulled up, the memory lingers, jeopardizing all his later relationships. Twenty years later, he once again falls into the sea and becomes unconscious. Waking up on the beach, he sees a beautiful naked woman, who kisses him and then dives into the sea.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Allen Bauer
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
26. The 'Burbs (1989)
15
2
The 'Burbs
PG
15
2

Ray Peterson, who plans to relax during a week-off, discovers peculiar things about their new strange neighbors, the Klopeks. He and two other neighbors try to investigate as they fear that the Klopeks could be ritualistic murderers. When a neighborhood old man suddenly vanishes, their suspicions are confirmed. The alarmed group sets out to save their community from the satanic cult.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Peterson
Director:
Joe Dante
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
27. That Thing You Do! (1996)
12
0
That Thing You Do!
PG
12
0

That Thing You Do! is a critically-acclaimed comedy film, which tells the story of a local Pennsylvania band which scores a one hit-wonder, after which they ride the star-making machinery for as long as they can, with help from their manager. 

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Tom Hanks
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
28. Bachelor Party (1984)
14
0
Bachelor Party
R
14
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Rick Gassko
Director:
Neal Israel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tawny Kitaen, Adrian Zmed, George Grizzard, Barbara Stuart
29. My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
14
0
My Big Fat Greek Wedding
PG
14
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Joel Zwick
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Nia Vardalos, Michael Constantine, Christina Eleusiniotis, Kaylee Vieira, John Kalangis
31. Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)
8
1
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
PG-13
8
1

One year after his father's death in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, 9-year-old Oskar Schell finds a mysterious key left behind by his father and embarks on a scavenger hunt through New York City to find the lock it fits. Oskar, who has Asperger syndrome, is forced to communicate with people around him and arrives at a greater understanding of life.

As:
Cast
Role:
Thomas Schell
Director:
Stephen Daldry
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
32. Turner & Hooch (1989)
24
2
Turner & Hooch
PG
24
2

Detective Turner lives a normal life until it gets disrupted by Hooch, a dog who is the sole witness to the murder of his owner. Turner eventually decides to adopt him and lets the dog help him find the killer. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Scott Turner
Director:
Roger Spottiswoode
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Craig T. Nelson, Mare Winningham, Reginald VelJohnson, Scott Paulin
33. Mamma Mia! (2008)
14
1
Mamma Mia!
PG-13
14
1

In an attempt to find her father to give her away in the forthcoming wedding, Sophie Sheridan secretly invites three men whom her mother Donna had dated years ago. Donna, a former lead singer of a band and now owner of a resort-hotel on a Greek island, is stressed to find the three men there. What ensues is a big mix-up. 

As:
Producer
Director:
Phyllida Lloyd
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
34. Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
6
2
Where the Wild Things Are
PG
6
2

Becoming upset with his mother Connie and older sister Claire, 8-year-old Max runs away from home in his wolf costume and sails aimlessly in a small boat in a pond. He lands in an island filled with large wild beasts that accept him as their king, but he soon realizes that being king is not an easy task.

As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Spike Jonze, Forest Whitaker, Chris Cooper, Max Records, Pepita Emmerichs, Max Pfeifer, Madeleine Greaves
35. Greyhound (2020)
0
0
Greyhound
PG-13
0
0

Greyhound is a historical war drama film which tells the story of US Navy Commander Ernest Krause, an inexperienced officer, who is assigned to lead an Allied convoy across the Atlantic during the Second World War. His task however proves to be difficult since the convoy is being pursued by German submarines.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Captain Krause
Genres:
Action, Drama, History, War
Star Cast:
36. Inferno (2016)
14
0
Inferno
PG-13
14
0

Robert Langdon wakes up with amnesia in an Italian hospital and is helped by attending doctor Sienna Brooks to escape following an assassination attempt. They soon learn about eccentric billionaire Bertrand Zobrist's deadly plot to reduce global population by releasing a superweapon and must race against time to piece together clues based on Dante's Inferno.

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Langdon
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Crime, Adventure, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Felicity Jones, Omar Sy, Irrfan Khan, Sidse Babett Knudsen
38. City of Ember (2008)
7
1
City of Ember
PG
7
1

For generations, the City of Ember used to flourish in a wonderful world of glittering lights. However, its powerful generator starts failing eventually, and the great lamps illuminating the city start to flicker. 

As:
Producer
Director:
Gil Kenan
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Martin Landau, Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan, David Ryall, Harry Treadaway, Mary Kay Place
39. News of the World (2020)
0
0
News of the World
PG-13
0
0

Five years after American Civil War has ended, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd comes across a ten year old girl, who was taken by the Kiowa people years ago. He agrees to deliver her to her uncle and aunt, against her will. Therefore, they embark on a long journey, which eventually turns out to be quite difficult and dangerous.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Kidd
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Star Cast:
40. The Money Pit (1986)
12
2
The Money Pit
PG
12
2

Attorney Walter Fielding, and his musician girlfriend Anna Crowley, are asked to vacate their apartment immediately. They use their life savings to buy a broken-down house, which is in need of major repair. As the two begin to repair the house, it causes various strains on their relationship. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Walter Fielding
Director:
Richard Benjamin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Shelley Long, Alexander Godunov, Maureen Stapleton, Joe Mantegna
41. Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020)
0
0
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
R
0
0

Shortly after being released from prison, Borat is sent on a mission to America. He is supposed to offer his teen daughter to American Vice President Mike Pence, as a bride, in order to boost the relations between Kazakhstan and America.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tom Hanks
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
43. The Ladykillers (2004)
14
5
The Ladykillers
R
14
5

A gang of thieves, headed by a college professor Dorr, disguise themselves as a band and base themselves in house of an old lady Mrs. Munson. They plan to rob a casino. But their act is discovered by the sharp lady who threatens to expose them. Left with no other option, the gang decides to kill her but is it really that simple for them?

As:
Cast
Role:
Professor G.H. Dorr
Director:
Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, Irma P. Hall, Marlon Wayans, J.K. Simmons
44. Larry Crowne (2011)
13
3
Larry Crowne
PG-13
13
3

Despite his seniority and his exceptional work, Larry, a team leader at a company, is asked to leave his job due to his lack of a college degree. In order to give his life a new direction, he joins a college where he develops a crush on Mercedes, his new teacher. 

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Larry Crowne
Director:
Tom Hanks
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
46. Dragnet (1987)
11
0
Dragnet
PG-13
11
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Streebek
Director:
Tom Mankiewicz
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Christopher Plummer, Harry Morgan, Alexandra Paul
47. Connie and Carla (2004)
2
0
Connie and Carla
PG-13
2
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Lembeck
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Toni Collette, David Duchovny, Nia Vardalos, Stephen Spinella, Alec Mapa
49. My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)
6
1
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
PG-13
6
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Kirk Jones
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Family
Star Cast:
John Stamos, Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Michael Constantine, Lainie Kazan
50. The Man with One Red Shoe (1985)
11
0
The Man with One Red Shoe
PG
11
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard
Director:
Stan Dragoti
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Belushi, Charles Durning, Carrie Fisher, Dabney Coleman, Lori Singer
52. Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)
5
0
Every Time We Say Goodbye
PG-13
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
David
Director:
Moshé Mizrahi
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Cristina Marsillach, Benedict Taylor, Anat Atzmon, Gila Almagor
53. A Hologram for the King (2016)
4
4
A Hologram for the King
R
4
4

A failed American sales representative tries to recoup his losses, by travelling to Saudi Arabia and selling his company’s product to a wealthy monarch. He is helped by a beautiful doctor and a taxi driver. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Alan
Director:
Tom Tykwer
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Skerritt, Ben Whishaw, Alexander Black, Sarita Choudhury, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Tracey Fairaway
55. My Life in Ruins (2009)
4
1
My Life in Ruins
PG-13
4
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Donald Petrie
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Richard Dreyfuss, Nia Vardalos, Alexis Georgoulis, Alistair McGowan, Harland Williams
56. Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
9
4
Joe Versus the Volcano
PG
9
4

Joe Banks, a hypochondriac tired of his dreary job, learns that he has only few days to live. Quitting his job, he accepts an offer to jump in a Pacific Island volcano as per the superstition of the natives. Traveling aboard a yacht, he falls for Captain Patricia as they survive adversities together. But can he forget his commitment to the volcano?

As:
Cast
Role:
Joe
Director:
John Patrick Shanley
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
57. Evan Almighty (2007)
10
1
Evan Almighty
PG
10
1

After winning a Congress seat, news anchorman Evan Baxter moves with his family to Northern Virginia. Shockingly, he receives God’s instructions to build an ark to save the life from a forthcoming flood. Though Evan ignores initially, he soon starts getting deliveries of tools, materials and pairs of all sorts of animals, and also finds himself turning slowly into Noah.

As:
Producer
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
58. Volunteers (1985)
9
1
Volunteers
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lawrence Bourne III
Director:
Nicholas Meyer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Candy, Rita Wilson, Tim Thomerson, Gedde Watanabe
59. The Circle (2017)
9
2
The Circle
PG-13
9
2

Mae lands a job at a company known as The Circle, which is one of the biggest tech companies in the world. When she gets involved in an experiment that could change the world, she realizes that it will have adverse consequences on humanity. 

As:
Cast
Director:
James Ponsoldt
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
61. Ithaca (2015)
2
1
Ithaca
PG
2
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mr. Macauley
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Shepard, Meg Ryan, Jack Quaid, Molly Gordon
62. He Knows You're Alone (1980)
3
1
He Knows You're Alone
R
3
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Armand Mastroianni
Genres:
Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Don Scardino, Caitlin O'Heaney, Elizabeth Kemp, Tom Rolfing
64. He Has Seen War (2011)
1
0
He Has Seen War
1
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Mark Herzog
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
R.V. Burgin, Eric Compton, Tracy Compton, Gene Guarnere, William Guarnere
65. Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War (2016)
1
1
Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War
PG
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Waitstill Sharp
Director:
Ken Burns, Artemis Joukowsky
Genres:
War, Documentary, Biography
Star Cast:
Marina Goldman,
68. A Timeless Call (2008)
3
0
A Timeless Call
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Narrator
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Documentary, Short
Star Cast:
Toby Meuli

TV Movie(s)

69. Game Change (2012)
3
0
Game Change
TV-MA
3
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Jay Roach
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Woody Harrelson, Julianne Moore, Sarah Paulson, Ed Harris, Peter MacNicol
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
70. Mazes and Monsters (1982)
2
1
Mazes and Monsters
PG
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Robbie Wheeling
Director:
Steven Hilliard Stern
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Wendy Crewson, David Wysocki, Chris Makepeace, Lloyd Bochner
71. The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert (2009)
2
0
The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert
2
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Joel Gallen
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Jeff Beck, Crosby Stills & Nash, Aretha Franklin, Metallica, Paul Simon
72. We Stand Alone Together (2001)
1
0
We Stand Alone Together
1
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Mark Cowen
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
James Alley Jr., Roderick Bain, Lynn 'Buck' Compton, Antonio García de Pedro, William Guarnere
73. Shooting War (2000)
4
0
Shooting War
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host
Director:
Richard Schickel
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Stephen Ambrose, Russ Meyer, Walter Rosenblum, Joseph Longo
74. Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip (2003)
1
0
Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip
TV-G
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Horatio Nelson Jackson
Director:
Ken Burns
Genres:
Adventure, Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Keith David, Adam Arkin, Tom Bodett, Philip Bosco
75. The 67th Annual Tony Awards (2013)
2
0
The 67th Annual Tony Awards
TV-PG
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Presenter: Best Featured Actress in a Play & Nominee: Best Leading Actor in a Play
Director:
Glenn Weiss
Genres:
Music, Musical, Documentary
76. David McCullough: Painting with Words (2008)
2
0
David McCullough: Painting with Words
2
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Mark Herzog
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
David McCullough, Rosalee McCullough
77. The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (2012)
1
0
The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
1
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Joel Gallen
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Freddie King, Donovan, Laura Nyro, Small Faces, Faces
78. We're with the Band (2005)
2
0
We're with the Band
2
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Johanna Stein
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alanis Morissette, Jonny Rees, Jeff Rosenthal, Brian Blondell, Michael Coleman
79. Vault of Horror I (1994)
2
0
Vault of Horror I
2
0
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Tom Hanks, Steven E. de Souza, Stephen Hopkins
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Kyle MacLachlan, Tony Goldwyn, Beau Bridges, George DelHoyo, Henry Gibson
80. The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (2013)
1
0
The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
TV-14
1
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Joel Gallen
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Harry Belafonte, Tommy Chong, Chuck D., Michael DeRosier, William Drayton
81. The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (2012)
2
0
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Winner: Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
Director:
Glenn Weiss
Star Cast:
Peter Dinklage, Aaron Paul, Christina Hendricks, Melissa McCarthy
83. The Assassination of President Kennedy (2013)
2
0
The Assassination of President Kennedy
2
0
As:
Producer
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Dan Rather

Animation(s)

Toy Story (1995)
Toy Story
TV-G
Plot:

Woody, a pull-string cowboy doll, is the favourite of his owner Andy till the arrival of spaceman figure Buzz Lightyear. Desperate to reclaim his position, he plans to do away with Buzz Lightyear. However, things take a turn when they get lost and have to join hands to escape the cruel toy killer –Sid–and return home to their owner.

As:
Cast
Role:
Woody
Director:
John Lasseter
Genres:
Family, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Toy Story 3
G
Plot:

This Pixar Animation’s computer-animated comedy film is third in the Toy Story series. As Andy, prepares to leave for college, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and other toys – some new – find themselves in a day-care centre instead of the attic. They now have to devise a plan to return home before Andy leaves.

As:
Cast
Role:
Woody
Director:
Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Toy Story 4 (2019)
Toy Story 4
G
Plot:

The fourth installment in Pixar's Toy Story series, the film begins with Woody being given away to a new owner and his struggle to adjust in the new surroundings and also to a new toy called Forky. The story then goes on to portray his adventures when he and his gang set on a road trip with their owner, meeting his long lost friend Bo Peep on the way. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Woody
Director:
Josh Cooley
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Toy Story 2
G
Plot:

When greedy toy collector Al McWhiggin steals Woody to send him to a Japanese museum, Buzz Lightyear leads the rest of Andy's toys on a brave rescue mission. Woody, however, learns that he is a rare collectible from a popular television show and is introduced to other members of his team, who convince him to stay.

As:
Cast
Role:
Woody
Director:
John Lasseter, Ash Brannon, Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Family
The Simpsons Movie (2007)
The Simpsons Movie
PG-13
Plot:

Due to his negligence, Homer Simpson ends up contaminating the lake of Springfield town which consequentially gets imprisoned in a large glass dome by the EPA. The angry residents attack the Simpson family who escape but return later when the EPA head decides to destroy the town. A selfish Homer, too, has a change of heart and decides to save his town from destruction.

As:
Cast
Director:
David Silverman
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Albert Brooks, Hank Azaria, Julie Kavner, Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Toy Story That Time Forgot
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Woody
Director:
Steve Purcell
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family, Short
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Joan Cusack, Tim Allen, Timothy Dalton, Kristen Schaal, Kevin McKidd
Cars (2006)
Cars
G
Plot:

Cars, the animated Pixar classic, tells the story of anthropomorphic talking cars. Racing rookie Lightning McQueen finds himself trapped in Radiator Springs after falling off his truck. As McQueen starts doing community service for damaging roads, he makes friends, falls in love, and ends up being trained by racing legend Hudson Hornet to discover who he truly is inside. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Lasseter, Joe Ranft
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Sport, Animation
Electric City (2012)
Electric City
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Cleveland Carr
Director:
Joel Trussell
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Action, Sci-Fi, Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Ginnifer Goodwin, Chris Parnell, Paul Scheer, Chad L. Coleman, Jason Antoon
The Polar Express (2004)
The Polar Express
G
Plot:

A boy, skeptical of Santa Claus, is invited onboard a magical train by its mysterious conductor for an adventurous journey to meet Santa in the North Pole along with several other doubting kids. It becomes a journey of self-discovery for the boy who receives a special gift and learns a very important life lesson.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Hero Boy / Father / Conductor / Hobo / Scrooge / Santa Claus
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Family, Adventure, Musical
Star Cast:
Daryl Sabara, Josh Hutcherson, Leslie Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari
The Ant Bully (2006)
The Ant Bully
PG
Plot:

The Ant Bully is an animated adventure comedy film, which tells the story of Lucas who is being bullied a boy bigger than him. Lucas takes out his frustration on an innocent colony of ants, flooding it with his water gun.  Things take a turn when he is magically shrunken down to the size of an insect. 

As:
Producer
Director:
John A. Davis
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Family, Adventure

TV Shows and Videos

The War (2007)
The War
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Al McIntosh / ...
Director:
Ken Burns, Lynn Novick
Genres:
History, War, Documentary
Star Cast:
Keith David, Katharine Phillips, Paul Fussell, Quentin Aanenson
John Adams (2008)
John Adams
TV-14
As:
Producer
Director:
Tom Hooper
Genres:
Drama, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Mamie Gummer, Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, John Dossett, Stephen Dillane
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries
The Sixties (2013)
The Sixties
As:
Producer
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
John Heilemann, Robert Dallek, Tim Naftali, Dan Rather, Morley Safer
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Olive Kitteridge
TV-14
As:
Producer
Director:
Lisa Cholodenko
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Richard Jenkins, Ken Cheeseman, Ann Dowd
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series
The Seventies (2015)
The Seventies
As:
Producer
Genres:
History, Documentary
Star Cast:
Douglas Brinkley, Chris Connelly, Tim Naftali, Rick Perlstein, Dan Rather
The Pacific (2010)
The Pacific
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Jeremy Podeswa, Timothy Van Patten, David Nutter
Genres:
History, Adventure, Action, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Cariba Heine, Isabel Lucas, Jon Bernthal, Noel Fisher, Rami Malek, James Badge Dale, Joseph Mazzello
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries
Bruce Springsteen: Streets of Philadelphia (1994)
Bruce Springsteen: Streets of Philadelphia
As:
Cast
Role:
Andrew Beckett
Director:
Jonathan Demme, Ted Demme
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Bruce Springsteen
Carly Rae Jepsen: I Really Like You (2015)
Carly Rae Jepsen: I Really Like You
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Glanz
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Andrew Bachelor, Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, Rudy Mancuso
Bosom Buddies (1980)
Bosom Buddies
As:
Cast
Role:
Buffy Wilson / ...
Director:
Joel Zwick, Will Mackenzie, Don Van Atta, Chris Thompson, John Bowab
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Peter Scolari, Donna Dixon, Holland Taylor, Telma Hopkins
Madonna: This Used to Be My Playground (1992)
Madonna: This Used to Be My Playground
As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy Dugan
Director:
Alek Keshishian
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Rosie O'Donnell, Madonna, Geena Davis, Jon Lovitz
Best of Saturday Night Live: Special Edition (1992)
Best of Saturday Night Live: Special Edition
As:
Cast
Role:
Various Characters
Director:
Dave Wilson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dana Carvey, Phil Hartman, Delta Burke, Nora Dunn
Big Love: In the Beginning (2007)
Big Love: In the Beginning
As:
Producer
Director:
David Knoller
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bill Paxton, Ginnifer Goodwin, Chloë Sevigny, Jeanne Tripplehorn
West Point (2000)
West Point
As:
Producer
A League of Their Own (1993)
A League of Their Own
As:
Director
Director:
Tom Hanks, Ted Bessell, Harvey Miller
Genres:
Sport, Comedy
Star Cast:
Garry Marshall, Sam McMurray, Carey Lowell, Christine Elise, Tracy Nelson, Megan Cavanagh
My Big Fat Greek Life (2003)
My Big Fat Greek Life
TV-PG
As:
Producer
Director:
Gail Mancuso, Peter Bonerz
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Nia Vardalos, Lainie Kazan, Steven Eckholdt, Gia Carides, Louis Mandylor

Tom Hanks Awards

Academy Awards
Forrest Gump Best Actor in a Leading Role 1995
Philadelphia Best Actor in a Leading Role 1994
Golden Globe Awards
Cast Away Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 2001
Forrest Gump Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 1995
Philadelphia Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 1994
Big Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1989
Primetime Emmy Awards
Olive Kitteridge Outstanding Limited Series 2015
Game Change Outstanding Miniseries or Movie 2012
The Pacific Outstanding Miniseries 2010
John Adams Outstanding Miniseries 2008
Band of Brothers Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special 2002
Band of Brothers Outstanding Miniseries 2002
From the Earth to the Moon Outstanding Miniseries 1998
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor 2017
Winner Favorite All-Time Entertainer 2004
Winner Favorite Motion Picture Actor 2002
Winner Favorite Motion Picture Star in a Drama 2002
Winner Favorite Motion Picture Actor 1999
Winner Favorite Motion Picture Actor 1996
Winner Favorite Actor in a Dramatic Motion Picture 1996
Winner Favorite Dramatic Motion Picture Actor 1995
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Philadelphia Best Male Performance 1994