Tagged with Tom Hanks

Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks

A film about Walt Disney, made by Disney, runs the risk of coming across like a self-congratulatory pig in its own muck, but Saving Mr. Banks has managed to save its own bacon by actually, being very good. It took 20 years for Walt Disney (Tom Hanks) to convince Pamela Travers (Emma Thompson) to sign … Continue reading

Parkland Q&A with director Peter Landesman

Parkland Q&A with director Peter Landesman

Peter Landesman’s first stab at directing surely won’t be his last. Not with new film Parkland on the top of his IMDB page. The dramatic film on the assassination of JFK, spins the well-told tale with a refreshing panache and left the audience at the London Film Festival premiere in need of a good sit down … Continue reading