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The Tom Cruise Playboy Interview

…o be able to do what I love. You just have to keep going and remember that. The other stuff? I hear it, I read it, I get it. But life is not a matter of trying to prove anything to anybody.” Being an actor: “When I made Taps, really my first film experience, I remember lying at night in the hotel room, thinking, I love this so much. I’d wanted it since I was four, and there I was, thinking that if I did my best on Taps, maybe I could do thi…

May 15, 2012

Tom Cruise Video: AMC Storymakers

Tom Cruise was the guest on the second episode of “AMC Storymakers,” a new series on AMC. The show features interviews with actors, directors and producers in Hollywood, with hosts Peter Guber, the Chairman of Mandalay Entertainment, and Peter Bart, the Vice President and Editorial Director of Variety magazine. Cameron Diaz, Nick Cassavetes and Judd Apatow also star in this episode, sharing stories and opinions about entertainment an…

May 17, 2009

Tom Cruise Gets Tough With Lee Child’s Jack Reacher

…. Here he redefines clubbing.   Set for a 2013 release, Jack Reacher could herald the arrival of a ferocious new screen presence. In addition to the menacing Vincent and Nathan above,  fans can go all the way back to Taps, Tom’s first significant role, to find him embracing the dark side. Even Ethan Hunt, the IMF’s go-to secret agent, did what was necessary when the chips were down and a little “exertion” was called for. If nothing…

February 20, 2012

Tom Cruise Movie Risky Business Turns 26 Years Old!

On August 5, 1983, a teen comedy came out in theaters during the summer starring an up-and-coming actor named Tom Cruise who had been previously seen in ‘Taps’ with Timothy Hutton, George C. Scott and Sean Penn. Turns out that movie helped launched an unbelievable acting career for Tom that has spanned over the last two decades. So with that in mind, bust out your Ray Bans, slick your floors and strip down to your undies — it&#…

August 6, 2009

Happy Anniversary to Valkyrie!

From the Official www.TomCruise.com Blog: On December 25th 2008, Valkyrie came out in theatres! It has been a year since Tom Cruise took on the role of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg, an Army Officer who wants to save Germany from Hitler. Valkyrie won the BMI Film Music Award and VES Award (Visual Effects Society) and was nominated 8 times, including Saturn Awards’ Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film, Best Actor, Best Costume, Best Director, Bes…

December 28, 2009

Tom Cruise Blog: Guest Blog Writer Darwin Jerome – Cruising To Be An Actor

…ssay, he writes about his love for movies, using Tom Cruise movie titles as phrases to enrich his essay and tell us about his future aspirations. Thanks, Darwin for your awesome work. “My endless love for movies really taps my wallet sometimes. With an interest in acting, I’m one of the outsiders looking in, and sometimes I think I’m losin’ it because getting all the right moves as an actor is risky business for a future legend in the film…

February 8, 2010

The 1st ‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ Trailer is HERE!

The first ‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ trailer launched on Apple, YouTube and the Mega-Interwebs today and judging from the response in social, it more than lived up to the first-look intensity expectations of fans around the globe… Oscar nominee Tom Cruise (the “Mission: Impossible” films, “Collateral,” “Jerry Maguire”) and Emily Blunt (“The Devil Wears Prada,” “The Adjustment Bureau”) star in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village Roadshow…

December 11, 2013

TRIVIA CHALLENGE, WINNERS: Tom Cruise, Movie Producers and the Oscar for Best Picture

Yesterday we tested your knowledge on Tom’s expansive list of collaborators with the chops to earn the granddaddy of all hardware: The Oscar for Best Picture. The search to compile a complete list of producers who Tom has worked with is tougher than it first appeared ; ) As many of you might have found, Tom has had a much more involved  hand in bringing films to life than just acting! The TomCruise.com Trivia Challenge was no gimme…

April 8, 2011

Tom Cruise News & Events

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March 18, 2013

‘All The Right Moves’ 30 Year Anniversary Celebration!

The inspirational film about big dreams in a small town ‘All The Right Moves’ celebrates it’s big 3-0 anniversary this week! A 22 year old Tom Cruise plays Stefen Djordjevic, a high school footballer desperate for a scholarship who clashes with his headstrong coach in a dying Pennsylvania steel town. All the Right Moves is a 1983 drama film directed by Michael Chapman and starring Tom Cruise, Craig T. Nelson, Lea Thompson, Chri…

October 25, 2013