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In 1976, if you had told 14 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 100 movie stars of all time, he would have probably grinned and told you that his ambition was to become a priest. Nonetheless, this sensitive, deeply religious youngster who ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 46 wins & 73 nominations. See more awards »

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Top Gun
Top Gun Maverick
Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt
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Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire
A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men Lt. Daniel Kaffee


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 1999 Aimee Mann: Save Me (Video short)
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 1986 Top Gun
 1985 Legend
 1983 Losin' It
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Interviewed on the DVD for the film Narc (2002), on which he served as executive producer. See more »

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12 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 32 Interviews | 118 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 153 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Tomu Kurûzu


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I was 18 when I saw Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai (1954). After about 30 seconds, I realized that this was not just a cultural thing, it was universal. Years later, I read Bushido. It talked about many things that I strive for in my own life: loyalty, compassion, responsibility, the idea of looking back on your life and taking responsibility for everything you've ever done. I'm fascinated by the ... See more »


Has two dogs called Basil and Murray and a cat called Harvey. See more »


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