Upon seeing the film however, she paid ,740 for a two-page ad in Daily Variety praising his performance and apologizing for her previous doubts about him.In 1996, Cruise appeared as superspy Ethan Hunt in the reboot of Mission: Impossible, which he produced.In sixth grade, Cruise went to Henry Munro Middle School in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.However, in the spring of that year, Cruise's mother left his father, taking Cruise and his sisters back to the United States; Cruise first appeared in a bit part in the 1981 film Endless Love, followed by a major supporting role as a crazed military academy student in Taps later that year.His performance as a motivational speaker in the 1999 drama Magnolia earned him a third Golden Globe and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.As an action star, Cruise has played Ethan Hunt in six films of the Mission: Impossible film series from 1996 to 2018.
a "bully", and a "coward" who inflicted beatings upon him.
He also continued to feature in several science fiction and action films, including Vanilla Sky (2001), Minority Report (2002), The Last Samurai (2003), Collateral (2004), War of the Worlds (2005), Knight and Day (2010), Jack Reacher (2012), Oblivion (2013), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014).
Cruise has been married to actresses Mimi Rogers, Nicole Kidman, and Katie Holmes.
For me, it was like, 'There's something wrong with this guy. Be careful around him.'" Cruise spent part of his childhood in Canada.
His family moved to Beacon Hill, Ottawa in late 1971 so that Cruise's father could take a position as a defense consultant with the Canadian Armed Forces.In 1999, Cruise costarred with Kidman in the erotic Stanley Kubrick film Eyes Wide Shut, and took a rare supporting role, as a motivational speaker, Frank T. Mackey, in Magnolia, for which he received another Golden Globe and nomination for an Academy Award.