A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
USA / 2019 / 108'
Director: Marielle Heller
Writers: Tom Junod, Noah Harpster
Stars: Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Chris Cooper
Nominated for Oscar, Golden Globes. Another 3 wins & 55 nominations..
Based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod.
Two-time Oscar®-winner 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 (Emmy winner 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.