A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

Hanks portrays Fred Rogers in this film that emphasizes acceptance and understanding, earning critical acclaim for its heartfelt message

Captain Phillips (2013) 

 In this intense biopic, Hanks delivers a brilliant performance as Captain Richard Phillips, who faces a hijacking on the Maersk Alabama

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Directed by Steven Spielberg, this film redefined war movies with Hanks' captivating performance as Captain John Miller

That Thing You Do! (1996)

 A light and charming film directed by Hanks himself, showcasing a small town band's rise to fame

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Another Spielberg collaboration, this Cold War espionage thriller features Hanks in a powerfully acted role​

Cast Away (2000) 

Hanks plays a FedEx executive stranded on a deserted island, delivering a showcase performance in this engaging drama

Toy Story 2 (1999) 

 In this beloved animated sequel, Hanks voices the character of Woody, a cowboy doll, embarking on a rescue mission with his toy friends

Philadelphia (1993) 

A groundbreaking film where Hanks, playing a lawyer battling discrimination, won an Oscar for Best Actor

Sully (2016) 

 Hanks portrays Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger in this biopic about the miraculous landing on the Hudson River

Toy Story 3 (2010) 

Another installment in the Toy Story series, with Hanks reprising his role as Woody, facing challenges as their owner grows up​