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  1. BFI London Film Festival Opener 'Captain Phillips' to Screen Across the U.K. and in Ireland

    8:08 am 10/3/2013

    The Tom Hanks-starring, true-story-inspired Somalian-pirate drama will be simulcast the evening of its European premiere.Read more

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  2. Tom Hanks to Discuss Career, Craft at BAFTA London Event

    1:47 am 10/2/2013

    The two-time Oscar winner will be in the spotlight at one of the British Academy's "A Life In Pictures" interviews.Read more

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  3. 'Captain Phillips': Tom Hanks Reflects on Somali Culture at L.A. Premiere

    9:58 am 10/1/2013

    The Academy Award-winning actor was joined by newcomer Barkhad Abdi and director Paul Greengrass in Beverly Hills Monday night.Read more

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  4. New York Film Fest: 'Captain Phillips' Writer, Producer Talk About Gripping True Story, Movie's Gotham Debut

    11:12 am 9/28/2013

    Billy Ray also reveals the title's connections to "Shattered Glass" and "State of Play," and Michael De Luca tries to appease angry "Fifty Shades of Grey" fans.Read more

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  5. New York Film Fest: 'Captain Phillips' Kicks Off Festivities With Standing Ovation

    11:16 pm 9/27/2013

    Other recent New York Film Fest openers include "About Schmidt," "Mystic River," "Good Night, and Good Luck," "The Queen," "The Social Network" and "Life of Pi."Read more

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  6. Paul McCartney, Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Put on Star-Studded Shakespeare Benefit Reading

    8:55 am 9/26/2013

    Actors read “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” at the Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles event.Read more

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  7. Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi on Their Drama 'Captain Phillips'

    9:00 am 9/25/2013

    Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi reveal secrets of filming their drama "Captain Phillips." The film centers on a 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates. "It's not very glamorous, but was old school show business. That's how it worked for me," Hanks says.Read more

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  8. Tom Hanks on the 'Screaming,' 'Arguing' and 'Blood' Behind 'Captain Phillips' (Video)

    9:00 am 9/25/2013

    The actor tells THR his "not very glamorous" role involved plenty of hardships, but adds that he and onscreen nemesis Barkhad Abdi shared plenty of laughs, uniting to give one co-star a particularly "hard time." Read more

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  9. Inside the Intense 'Captain Phillips' Shoot: Tom Hanks' 'Mental Stress,' His Co-Star's Horrific Backstory and a 'Scary' First Day on Set

    9:00 am 9/25/2013

    Sony's true story about pirates wasn't without its own drama as nine weeks on an actual container ship amid fighting, hostility and seasickness took its toll; says Hanks of playing the real-life hero, "[There's] the anger that goes along with it and the desperation. … You've got to start at 60 miles an hour." Plus: Why did director Paul Greengrass keep his Somalian actors away from his star?Read more

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