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It's Tom Hanks Versus Pirates in the 'Captain Phillips' Trailer


Paul Greengrass's United 93 + Tom Hanks in Catch Me if You Can + the story of the Maersk Alabama hijacking + the part in The Life Aquatic where Steve Zissou is like, "Don't point that gun at him; he's an unpaid intern." = this:

But what will Hanks do when a passionate but star-crossed romance forms between himself and a lower-class murderous pirate? Find out October 11.

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    There's already a near-six-minute trailer for Tom Tykwer and the Wachowskis' Cloud Atlas, but that obviously won't do for theaters, where such a length would cut into time reserved for Sprint ads and shoddy CGI roller coaster adventures. So now there's this standard, two-and-a-... / Continue →
  • September 29, 2011
    When young over-enunciator Oskar Schell loses his father in the September 11 attacks, he is, naturally, pretty distraught. He lost a parent, after all, and that parent was TOM HANKS, America's Favorite Actor. Like so many an adolescent boy, with his father away, Oskar starts ro... / Continue →
  • June 10, 2011
    Apologies in advance is this trailer won't play for you. I sure can't get this web-only Larry Crowne to work, but at the same time, I have it on the Twitter authority of director/star TOM HANKS that it does work, and who am I to contradict America's male sweetheart? So by all m... / Continue →
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