Down 7 this week

Tom Cruise

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 »

Celebrate IMDb's 25th Anniversary with Photos We Love

IMDb turns 25 on October 17! To celebrate, we put together a gallery of some of our favorite movie, TV, and event photos from the last 25 years.

See the Photos We Love

Tom Cruise on Twitter

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 people
created 24 Dec 2010
a list of 24 people
created 17 Dec 2012
a list of 37 people
created 15 Mar 2013
a list of 47 people
created 8 months ago
a list of 35 images
created 4 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tom Cruise's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 43 wins & 62 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (42 credits)
 2017 Mena (post-production)
Barry Seal
 2013/I Oblivion
 1986 Top Gun
 1985 Legend
 1983 Losin' It
Show Show Producer (19 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (6 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (19 credits)
Show Show Self (214 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (96 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: Kure 5-56 (Japan) See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 32 Interviews | 112 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 152 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Tomu Kurûzu


5' 7" (1.7 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

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 »


Attended Princess Diana's funeral with, his then-wife, Nicole Kidman. See more »


Beaming smile and intense eye contact See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Why does he get so much more *beep* for his height than shorter A-Listers? queens2010
How in the hell can be 1,70 considered "short stature"??? youtubemisticaluser
TOM CRUISE FOR OSCAR (MENA) ahtishamchoudhry
M:I5 Cruise's 18th movie to coss 100 million lambimacfly
Tom Cruise is AMAZING!! babygirlsparkleprincess
Tom Cruise is a Scientology slave michelletrib
Discuss Tom Cruise on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page