Hanks Plans American Idiot Movie

TOM HANKS and his production partner GARY GOETZMAN want to turn GREEN DAY's AMERICAN IDIOT album into a new movie.
The concept album has already been turned into a hit stage musical and now Hanks and his Playtone partner want to put it on the big screen, according to Internet reports.
Playtone was the company behind hit Abba musical Mamma Mia!
The American Idiot stageshow opens at the St. James Theatre on Broadway later this week (24Mar10) after scoring sell outs and success in California.


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Why not do a movie and show the world what a humanitarian MICHAEL JACKSON was.....make a movie of how journalism is not like it used to be long ago.......make a movie showing the world how to make it a better place the way MICHAEL JACKSON'S MESSAGES shows us..........Mr. Hanks you have the power to do this....so do it ! ! ! ! the world is waiting................
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I LOVE GREEN DAY!!! i cant wait until the movie comes out,i think its coming out in 2013,anyways im gonna see it like 5 times!!
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Maybe he has better things to do with his time.
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