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If you had told fourteen-year-old Franciscan seminary student Thomas Cruise Mapother IV that one day in the not-too-distant future he would be considered one of the top hundred movie stars of all time, he would have probably grinned and told you that his ambition was to become a priest. None the less, this sensitive, deeply religious youngster who ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 39 wins & 67 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 The Mummy (pre-production) (rumored)
 2017 Mena (post-production)
Barry Seal
 2013/I Oblivion
 1999 Aimee Mann: Save Me (Video short)
Frank T.J. Mackey
 1986 Top Gun
 1985 Legend
 1983 Losin' It
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Played Nathan Detroit in a high school production of "Guys and Dolls" See more »

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12 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 32 Interviews | 112 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 153 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Tomu Kurûzu


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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SAT (exam) scores have gone right down the toilet. The parents are blaming the teachers, the teachers are blaming the parents and the psychs are putting everyone on drugs. See more »


Has worked with an impressive list of master filmmakers: Stanley Kubrick, Martin Scorsese, Brian De Palma, Francis Ford Coppola, Oliver Stone, Ridley Scott and Steven Spielberg. See more »


Frequently plays intelligent yet laidback and likeable characters See more »

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Tom Cruise is AMAZING!! babygirlsparkleprincess
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