Articles about Big

Teenie Weenie Potty Mouths
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Video: A @NextMovie supercut of kids cursing in movies (NSFW, obviously)
Added by on 8/14/13
The Reagan-Era Subtext of Big and the Late-'80s Body-Swapping Film Boom
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It seem clear that the poor economy remains very much on Americans' minds. Films like Spring Breakers, Pain and Gain, and The Great Gatsby display a deep ambivalence about worship of youth and wealth, but they criticize our culture's materialist obsession while also indulging in it.
Added by on 6/27/13
 22 'Shop 'Til You Drop!' Movies
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In honor of Black Friday, the nation's busiest shopping day, watch Sarah Jessica Parker, Isla Fisher, Julia Roberts, and more go on buying binges
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 11/23/12
A Hankering for Graphs
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@vulture has created a @tomhanks matrix, plotting the actor's career along an X axis (serious to goofy) and Y (good to bad)
Source: www.vulture.com
Added by on 10/25/12
Fun and Games
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TV shows and movies about playing sports, playing music, and playing around.
Source: rookiemag.com
Added by on 10/18/12
Tom Hanks Should Do More Podcasts
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Audio: @tomhanks talks to @nerdist for an hour and half on such diverse topics as NASA logos, "Storage Wars," and typewriters
Source: www.nerdist.com
Added by on 10/9/12
I Wanna Be A Toy Tester: Movie Jobs That Probably Don't Even Exist
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@hellogiggles writer @shinyunicorn remembers the curious jobs held by characters in "Big," "My Girl," and others.
Added by on 9/19/12
A Penny For Her Thoughts
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A pretty enjoyable excerpt from Penny Marshall's new memoir, on De Niro, @tomhanks, "Big" and more
Source: movieline.com
Added by on 9/18/12
Sorry, Dudes
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This is a fun @whatculture list: "9 Great Movies Where the Guy Doesn't Get the Girl"
Source: whatculture.com
Added by on 9/13/12
The Random Roles of Frances Fisher
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Frances Fisher started in theater, made the jump to daytime drama in the late '70s, then expanded into films where she has earned acclaim for performances in such films as Unforgiven and The Lincoln Lawyer. She talks about those and her most famous role - as the mom in Titanic.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 9/13/12
A Hankering for Graphs
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@vulture has created a @tomhanks matrix, plotting the actor's career along an X axis (serious to goofy) and Y (good to bad)
Source: www.vulture.com
Added by on 10/25/12
Tom Hanks Should Do More Podcasts
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Audio: @tomhanks talks to @nerdist for an hour and half on such diverse topics as NASA logos, "Storage Wars," and typewriters
Source: www.nerdist.com
Added by on 10/9/12
A Penny For Her Thoughts
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A pretty enjoyable excerpt from Penny Marshall's new memoir, on De Niro, @tomhanks, "Big" and more
Source: movieline.com
Added by on 9/18/12
The Random Roles of Frances Fisher
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Frances Fisher started in theater, made the jump to daytime drama in the late '70s, then expanded into films where she has earned acclaim for performances in such films as Unforgiven and The Lincoln Lawyer. She talks about those and her most famous role - as the mom in Titanic.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 9/13/12
The Reagan-Era Subtext of Big and the Late-'80s Body-Swapping Film Boom
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It seem clear that the poor economy remains very much on Americans' minds. Films like Spring Breakers, Pain and Gain, and The Great Gatsby display a deep ambivalence about worship of youth and wealth, but they criticize our culture's materialist obsession while also indulging in it.
Added by on 6/27/13
 22 'Shop 'Til You Drop!' Movies
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In honor of Black Friday, the nation's busiest shopping day, watch Sarah Jessica Parker, Isla Fisher, Julia Roberts, and more go on buying binges
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 11/23/12
Fun and Games
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TV shows and movies about playing sports, playing music, and playing around.
Source: rookiemag.com
Added by on 10/18/12
I Wanna Be A Toy Tester: Movie Jobs That Probably Don't Even Exist
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@hellogiggles writer @shinyunicorn remembers the curious jobs held by characters in "Big," "My Girl," and others.
Added by on 9/19/12
Sorry, Dudes
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This is a fun @whatculture list: "9 Great Movies Where the Guy Doesn't Get the Girl"
Source: whatculture.com
Added by on 9/13/12
Hanks' Apt in SoHo
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Featured in: Big
When his enthusiasm for, and knowledge of, what kids want gets Josh promoted to VP of Product Development, the pay allows him to rent a large, if empty, SoHo loft here on the corner of Greene Street.
85 Grand Street, New York, NY
Added by on 11/30/12
The School in Big
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Featured in: Big
This is Josh's junior high where he visits to get his best friend and tell him the news.
440 Oakdene Avenue, Cliffside Park, NJ
Added by on 11/30/12
Hanks' House in Big
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Featured in: Big
At the beginning of the film, Young Josh Baskin plays video games at his home over the Hudson River from Manhattan, in New Jersey. His best friend, Billy, lives next door at 435.
437 Greenmount Avenue, Cliffside Park, NJ
Added by on 11/30/12
MacMillan Toys Company
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Featured in: Big
Where Josh works, the toy company
40 W. 23rd St., New York
Added by on 7/10/11
FAO Schwarz
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Featured in: Big
Josh plays Chopsticks on the large piano with MacMillan.
767 5th Ave., New York, NY
Added by on 7/10/11
Paddleball Court
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Featured in: Big
Josh plays paddleball with his work colleague, Paul. The game starts fine until they disagree on the rules and a fight breaks out leaving Josh with a cut knee.
Thompson St. and Spring St., New York, NY
Added by on 7/10/11
St. James Hotel
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Featured in: Big
Unable to go home and face his family, Josh Baskin decides to spend the night in the city and rents a room at the St. James hotel.
109 W. 45th St., New York, NY
Added by on 7/10/11