Tom Cruise

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Mavericks, multiverses and martial arts: can the geeksphere pull off an Oscar triumph?
The Academy rarely rewards crowdpleasing blockbusters. But as prestige dramas bomb at the box office, will it have any other choice?

Ben Child

20, Jan, 2023 @11:28 AM

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Can Tom Cruise use his maverick magic to save Tár from box-office oblivion?
It wouldn’t be the first time he’s saved director Todd Field, we learned this week, and the Top Gun star knows a thing or two about shifting tickets

Stuart Heritage

17, Jan, 2023 @2:49 PM

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The 50 best movies of 2022 in the US
The No 1 film is a stunning directorial debut, one of the finest cinematic moments of any year – see which other movies you may have missed

23, Dec, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Top Gun: Maverick director Joseph Kosinski: ‘Of all Tom Cruise’s characters, Maverick might be closest to his real personality’
The belated sequel to Top Gun is easily the highest-grossing film of 2022 – as well as Tom Cruise’s most successful movie ever. Its director explains how hard it was to make the film and why its star never, ever gives up

Catherine Shoard

22, Dec, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Top bundt: how I made Tom Cruise’s Christmas cake list for the second year running
Two more deluxe coconut gateaux winged their way to me this year, without any begging. Evidence if ever it was needed of Cruise’s very hectic year

Stuart Heritage

13, Dec, 2022 @10:38 AM

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Timothy Hutton on The Sex Party: ‘Do I think it will be controversial? I don’t know …’
He won an Oscar at 20 for Ordinary People, acted with the ‘brat pack’ and worked with Polanski and Lumet. As the star makes his London stage debut, he looks back – and anticipates giving audiences a shock

Sarfraz Manzoor

14, Nov, 2022 @1:13 PM

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Streaming: Top Gun: Maverick and the best of Tom Cruise
The age-defying actor’s return in a belated Top Gun sequel adds to a fascinating career ranging from Magnolia to Mission: Impossible

Guy Lodge

29, Oct, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Summer box office 2022: what lessons can Hollywood learn?
It was a reassuring return for the industry with mega-hits like Top Gun: Maverick and Jurassic World: Dominion yet other films still struggled to lure audiences

Benjamin Lee

17, Aug, 2022 @4:05 PM

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Plane sinks ship as Top Gun: Maverick overtakes Titanic in US ticket sales
The belated sequel to 1986’s Top Gun moves to seventh in the list of highest domestic grossing movies and is Tom Cruise’s first film to top $1bn globally

Catherine Shoard

08, Aug, 2022 @2:51 PM

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Top Gun: Maverick: ‘Conversations’ under way for sequel
Miles Teller, who stars alongside Tom Cruise in the hit action blockbuster, says he is keen, but ‘it’s all up to Tom’

Andrew Pulver

11, Jul, 2022 @11:52 AM

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Twenty-six seconds of fame: how Doctor Strange got upstaged by an overacting extra
The wedding scene guest, whose performance of a lifetime stole the show from Benedict Cumberbatch, enters that bizarre pantheon of extras who gave it some extra

Stuart Heritage

30, Jun, 2022 @12:24 PM

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Top Gun: Maverick takes in over $1bn, the highest box office of 2022 so far
After 31 days, the film has held on to its global audience to outstrip highest previous earner Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

Andrew Pulver

27, Jun, 2022 @10:20 AM

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