Considerable success was at a fraction of the movie "Turner and Hooch", where his partner was a lovely dog. Although in the 1980s, Tom Hanks starred in more than ten paintings, the most successful of its role belong to the 90-th years.
Unexpected was the speech of Tom in the movie "Philadelphia"(1993), in which he played a dying from Aids lawyer. When his thin, haggard disease hero wanders around the room, chained to a metal rack, on which enshrines a blood vessel, he looked like a shadow. The critics wrote with delight that Tom’s as if repeated acting feat De Niro, when for the sake of the credibility of the established nature of the lost 10 kilos. This role earned him the prize "Oscar".
Having received two consecutive "Oscar", Hanks has turned into a national hero. With impatience expected output to the screens of the movie "Apollo 13", dedicated to the failed flight to the Moon in 1977. Although the film was an exact reconstruction of this tragic event, it turned out to be boring and static. Used in him the technique of "talking heads" don't let the actors reveal themselves.
In 1996. Tom Hanks debuted in cinema as the director, removing the pointed out a documentary manner the history of youth ensemble, disintegrated after his first hit. "What are you doing" did not become a revelation, though, and has earned the good appreciated by the critics. Tom Hanks was married twice. Has a son of actress Samantha Lewis and two daughters from actress Rita Wilson.
In addition to its roles, Hanks is known for collaborations with director Steven Spielberg. As of the year 2006, the films with the participation of Хэнкса collected more revenue (approx. 6 billion dollars), the films with the participation of any other actor. The most profitable of his films - "the da Vinci Code" (2006).