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Thu Dec 21, 2017, 11:37 AM

Tom Hanks Wouldn't Screen 'The Post' at the White House, Decries Attacks on First Amendment

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Tom Hanks Wouldn't Screen 'The Post' at the White House, Decries Attacks on First Amendment

6:00 AM PST 12/20/2017 by Stephen Galloway

"We have to decide when we take to the ramparts," the Oscar-winner tells THR, noting that he would not attend a screening of his new film at the White House if invited.

Tom Hanks plays famed newspaper editor Ben Bradlee in Steven Spielberg's upcoming drama The Post. Here, the two-time Oscar winner discusses the man he plays (and also knew); the issues the film raises; and why he would refuse to go to the White House for a screening of his movie.

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Thu Dec 21, 2017, 12:06 PM

1. Love Tom Hanks and look forward to seeing

The Post movie

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Response to mahatmakanejeeves (Original post)

Thu Dec 21, 2017, 01:04 PM

2. Breaking news!

Tom Hanks is still a good guy!

Film at eleven.


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Response to mahatmakanejeeves (Original post)

Thu Dec 21, 2017, 03:27 PM

3. Good for Tom!!

Still one of my favorite people in Hollywood!

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