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Tom Hanks 'Cloud Atlas' a Moving, Evocative Oscar Contender (video)

Tom Hanks’ “Cloud Atlas” is a veritable whirlwind of clever coincidences; stories intertwine, characters appear, die and then re-appear. Everything is connected. How many movies take place in 1849, 1936, 1973, 2012, 2144 and the post-apocalyptic 24th century? Based on the best-selling novel by David Mitchell, the film intertwines drama, mystery action and enduring love through a single storyline that unfolds over some 500 years. The cast includes Jim Broadbent, Hugo Weaving, Jim Sturgess, Doona Bae, Ben Whishaw, James D’Arcy, Xun Zhou and Keith David, with Susan Sarandon and Hugh Grant....

Tom Hanks Shocks GMA Host With F-Word Bomb (watch!)

Tom Hanks got potty mouth with “Good Morning America” host Elizabeth Vargas, causing the actor as well as the anchor to apologize profusely. Vargas seemed genuinely upset while Hanks seem more baffled and bemused. Hanks, 56, was on the show to promote his latest movie “Cloud Atlas." The movie is made up of an ensemble cast that includes Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent, Hugo Weaving, Ben Whishaw, James D’Arcy, Hugh Grant and Susan Sarandon....

Meryl Streep Returns as Iron Lady in DVD, Blu-Ray Release

Meryl Streep, who won the best actress academy award for “The Iron Lady,” will return as former English Prime Minster Margaret Thatcher in the Blu-ray release of the movi Streep was widely praised and criticized for her complex portrayal of Thatcher, who led Great Britain from 1979 to 1990, coinciding with the Reagan years in the United States. Her legacy is debated even to this day....