A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Director: Marielle Heller Run Time: 107 min. Rating: Not rated Release Year: 2019
Starring: Chris Cooper, Enrico Colantoni, Matthew Rhys, Tom Hanks
PLAYING IN THE INTIMATE SCREENING ROOM THEATER
Based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod.
Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer (Matthew Rhys) is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about empathy, kindness, and decency from America’s most beloved neighbor.