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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 43 wins & 62 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Mena (post-production)
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 2013/I Oblivion
 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 | 152 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Tomu Kurûzu


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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[on his role as the hit man in Collateral (2004)] I've never played a character like this before. Vincent interested me because he is such an anti-social personality, bringing destruction and chaos with him wherever he goes. He's a force of nature. See more »


For 1988, he became the first actor to have the distinction of starring in both the year's Oscar winner for Best Picture, Rain Man (1988) and the year's Razzie "winner" for Worst Picture, Cocktail (1988). See more »


Often plays romantic leading men with an edge See more »

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