Tom Hanks turns 59 this week, and we can think of no better time to celebrate the actor. Around here, we love Hanks quite a bit, which we attribute to his signature charm and the right movie roles. He can be riotously funny, heartbreakingly dramatic, and sweetly romantic — a feat not every star can muster. So for Hanks's birthday, we're sharing the films that made us adore the actor.
— Additional reporting by Becky Kirsch