Share

Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: Now

Philadelphia

Synopsis

At the time of its release, Jonathan Demme's Philadelphia was the first big-budget Hollywood film to tackle the medical, political, and social issues of AIDS. Tom Hanks, in his first Academy Award-winning performance, plays Andrew Beckett, a talented lawyer at a stodgy Philadelphia law firm. The homosexual Andrew has contracted AIDS but fears informing his firm about the disease...more

Other Critics

4.0

66 out of 100 Metascore®

Generally favorable reviews

Read reviews

For Families

14

OK for kids 14+

Read reviews

Advertisement