A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
The Story: A cynical journalist (Matthew Rhys) is assigned to profile beloved children’s TV host Fred Rogers (Tom Hanks, obviously) circa 1998. They end up becoming close friends and then [can’t finish sentence due to tears streaming down my face just thinking about the third act].
The Buzz: No big deal, only that this drama — from Can You Ever Forgive Me? director Marielle Heller — has all the makings of life-affirming, sun-shining perfection.
In theaters Friday, November 22Back to top