25 Greatest Tom Hanks Performance

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Tom Hanks is one of Hollywood's most beloved and well-respected actors. 

With 92 acting credits to his name, Tom Hanks has carved out a special place in film history with various roles ranging from an animated toy cowboy to an Apollo astronaut.

25 Greatest Tom Hanks Performances, Ranked

It was the first “all-digital capture” film meaning every performance employed the motion-capture technology. Although technology is the most prominent aspect of The Polar Express, one cannot deny the importance of Hanks' presence.

25. The Polar Express (2004)

He performs the Hero Boy, the Conductor, a Hobo, Scrooge, the Father, and Santa Claus, arguably the most significant roles in the film. Of these, the Conductor and the Hobo stand out performance-wise.

In this film, Hanks tackles a somewhat different type of role for him, playing Charlie Wilson, a Congressman from Texas, in the 1980s. Wilson is a charming womanizer known for doing as little as possible.

24. Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

In The Da Vinci Code, Angels and Demons, and Inferno, Langdon is thrust into dangerous plots involving murder, conspiracies, cover-ups, and potential warfare on a global scale.

23. The Da Vinci Code/Angels & Demons/Inferno (2006-2016)

Each film is a fascinating and thought-provoking adventure. And while Hanks is not known as an action/adventure actor, Langdon is well suited for his particular abilities because Hanks is adept at showcasing an understated strength rooted in intellect and faith.

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