Best Tom Cruise movies

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Best Tom Cruise movies
If you love cinema, you will share this ranking of the best Tom Cruise movies, although you may have ordered them differently. In any case, we hope you love it and with a little luck discovering a movie that you still don't know about Tom Cruise.

TOP 25:
Vanilla Sky
Vanilla Sky
Character: David Aames
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller, Romance
Release: 2001
David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between illusion and reality, between life and death, are blurred.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alicia Witt movies?

TOP 24:
Valkyrie
Valkyrie
Character: Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Release: 2008
Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a central player, he finds himself tasked with both leading the coup and personally killing the Führer.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bernard Hill movies?


TOP 23:
Taps
Taps
Character: Cadet Captain David Shawn
Genre: Drama
Release: 1981
Military cadets take extreme measures to insure the future of their academy when its existence is threatened by local condo developers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sean Penn movies?

TOP 22:
American Made
American Made
Character: Barry Seal
Genre: Action, Crime
Release: 2017
The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Domhnall Gleeson movies?

TOP 21:
Top Gun
Top Gun
Character: Lt. Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 1986
For Lieutenant Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell and his friend and co-pilot Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw, being accepted into an elite training school for fighter pilots is a dream come true. But a tragedy, as well as personal demons, will threaten Pete's dreams of becoming an ace pilot.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Donald Sutherland movies?


TOP 20:
Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire
Character: Jerry Maguire
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1996
Jerry Maguire used to be a typical sports agent: willing to do just about anything he could to get the biggest possible contracts for his clients, plus a nice commission for himself. Then, one day, he suddenly has second thoughts about what he's really doing. When he voices these doubts, he ends up losing his job and all of his clients, save Rod Tidwell, an egomaniacal football player.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Donal Logue movies?

TOP 19:
Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible
Character: Ethan Hunt
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1996
When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt now must ferret out the real double agent and, in the process, even the score.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Billy Crudup movies?

TOP 18:
Born on the Fourth of July
Born on the Fourth of July
Character: Ron Kovic
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1989
The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kyra Sedgwick movies?


TOP 17:
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Character: Ethan Hunt
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Release: 2011
Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion causing severe destruction to the Kremlin and the IMF to be implicated in the bombing, forcing the President to disavow them. No longer being aided by the government, Ethan and his team chase Hendricks around the globe, although they might still be too late to stop a disaster.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Léa Seydoux movies?

TOP 16:
And the Oscar Goes To...
And the Oscar Goes To...
Genre: Documentary, TV Movie
Release: 2014
The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then head of MGM, led other prominent members of the industry in forming this professional honorary organization. Two years later the Academy began bestowing awards, which were nicknamed "Oscar," and quickly came to represent the pinnacle of cinematic achievement.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Steve Martin movies?

TOP 15:

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Character: Ethan Hunt
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 2015
Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet—eradicating 'The Syndicate', an International and highly-skilled rogue organisation committed to destroying the IMF.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tom Hollander movies?


TOP 14:

Collateral

Collateral
Character: Vincent
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2004
Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard T. Jones movies?

TOP 13:

The Outsiders

The Outsiders
Character: Steve Randle
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1983
When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Emilio Estevez movies?

TOP 12:

Interview with the Vampire

Interview with the Vampire
Character: Lestat de Lioncourt
Genre: Horror, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 1994
A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.

TOP 11:

Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Character: Ethan Hunt
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 2018
When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.


TOP 10:

Minority Report

Minority Report
Character: Chief John Anderton
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery
Release: 2002
John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another investigator targets him for a murder charge.

TOP 9:

A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men
Character: Lt. Daniel Kaffee
Genre: Drama
Release: 1992
When cocky military lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee and his co-counsel, Lt. Cmdr. JoAnne Galloway, are assigned to a murder case, they uncover a hazing ritual that could implicate high-ranking officials such as shady Col. Nathan Jessep.

TOP 8:

Eyes Wide Shut

Eyes Wide Shut
Character: Dr. William 'Bill' Harford
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1999
After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

TOP 7:

Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures

Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
Character: Narration/Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2001
With commentary from Hollywood stars, outtakes from his movies and footage from his youth, this documentary looks at Stanley Kubrick's life and films. Director Jan Harlan, Kubrick's brother-in-law and sometime collaborator, interviews heavyweights like Jack Nicholson, Woody Allen and Sydney Pollack, who explain the influence of Kubrick classics like "Dr. Strangelove" and "2001: A Space Odyssey," and how he absorbed visual clues from disposable culture such as television commercials.

TOP 6:

The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai
Character: Captain Nathan Algren
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Release: 2003
Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the name of modernization and open trade, Algren decides to become an ultimate warrior himself and to fight for their right to exist.


TOP 5:

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow
Character: Maj. William "Bill" Cage
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2014
Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same day and is forced to fight and die again... and again - as physical contact with the alien has thrown him into a time loop.

TOP 4:

Spielberg

Spielberg
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary, TV Movie
Release: 2017
A documentary on the life and career of one of the most influential film directors of all time, Steven Spielberg.

TOP 3:

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
Character: Himself (archive footage)
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2015
GOING CLEAR intimately profiles eight former members of the Church of Scientology, shining a light on how they attract true believers and the things they do in the name of religion.

TOP 2:

Magnolia

Magnolia
Character: Frank T.J. Mackey
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.

TOP 1:

Rain Man

Rain Man
Character: Charlie Babbitt
Genre: Drama
Release: 1988
Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.



If you like the best Tom Cruise movies, then you will also like the best Tom Hollander movies, where many of their films coincide.