Tom Hanks

Bafta nominations 2014: Gravity leads race, but Mandela overlooked

One-Minute Read
Wed 8 Jan, AT 10:15

12 Years a Slave and American Hustle among favourites as Philomena's Judi Dench is tipped for 15th award

'Brilliantly acted' Disney biopic Saving Mr Banks – reviews

Hot Ticket
Fri 29 Nov, AT 07:31

Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson make terrific sparring partners in the story behind the Mary Poppins film

Saving Mr Banks: Thompson shines as Poppins' prim creator

First Reaction
Mon 21 Oct, AT 15:41

Actress' role as PL Travers is worthy of an Oscar, but Disney film about Walt Disney is 'sanitised'

Reviews: Tom Hanks stars in marine thriller Captain Phillips

Hot Ticket
Fri 18 Oct, AT 07:58

Paul Greengrass and Hanks are on outstanding form in this riveting true story of a Somali pirate hijacking

Cloud Atlas is 'bonkers' but audiences won't be bored

Thu 21 Feb, AT 13:35

Even its silliest elements are 'guilty pleasures' say critics as Cloud Atlas comes to UK cinemas

Cloud Atlas: will any film-goers comprehend this 'mud soup'?

Thu 25 Oct, AT 11:37

Critics say new film is a 'bloated, self-indulgent slog' - but maybe they just don't 'get it'

West Coast Main Line

Government admits ‘flaws’ in West Coast Main Line bidding

One-Minute Read
Wed 3 Oct, AT 07:56

Transport Secretary reopens franchise bidding process after successful challenge by Virgin Trains

Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas: an Oscar-worthy epic or an unparalleled disaster?

First Reaction
Mon 10 Sep, AT 11:01

Standing ovation for adaptation at Toronto Film Festival but some critics are left with a headache

Cloud Atlas co-director Larry Wachowski now a woman

One-Minute Read
Wed 1 Aug, AT 13:03

Former Wachowski 'brother' Larry makes her first public appearance as Lana

Simon Cowell: Tulisa sex tape leaker is 'scumbag'

The Tabloids
Fri 23 Mar, AT 10:14

Red top tales: X-Factor mogul backs Tulisa, Tom Hanks sorry for 'racist' video