Tom Cruise

‘Bullet Train’ speeds through box office again this weekend

The Brad Pitt-led flick is projected to bring in over $13.1 million this weekend, according to Forbes, after opening on Aug. 5.

‘Bullet Train’ Repeating on Top as August Box Office Slows Down

“Bullet Train” is maintaining the top slot at the box office this weekend, fending off the newcomers “Fall” and “Mack and Rita,” as well as the expanding slasher-comedy…

Tom Cruise, #GentleMinions Mania and the Endurance of ‘Elvis’: How Summer Movie Season Rebounded From COVID

Movie theaters owe a debt of gratitude to Tom Cruise, who wouldn’t dare to let Paramount Pictures release his decades-in-the-making sequel “Top Gun: Maverick” on a streaming service…

‘Hold All My Calls, Unless It’s Tom Cruise’: Remembering Attorney to the Stars Bert Fields

In July 2012, I showed up at the office of legendary Hollywood litigator Bert Fields along with Variety freelancer Bob Verini. We were doing a Q&A with the…

Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ Debuts Atop U.K. Box Office

Sony’s Brad Pitt vehicle “Bullet Train” debuted at the top of the U.K. and Ireland box office with a £2.8 million ($3.4 million) opening weekend, according to numbers…

F1 Champion Lewis Hamilton on Turning Down ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Role, Praise From ‘Yoda’s Dad’

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he had to turn down a fighter pilot’s role in Tom Cruise hit “Top Gun: Maverick,” directed by Joseph Kosinski.…

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Passes ‘Titanic’ as Seventh-Highest Grossing Release in Domestic Box Office History

Hook, line and sinker. “Top Gun: Maverick” has toppled “Titanic” as the seventh-biggest film ever at the domestic box office, earning $662 million in ticket sales. For Paramount,…

Box Office: Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ Hits the Rails With Projected $30 Million Opening

“I think I can, I think I can… be the top movie at the box office,” says Sony’s original action movie that could. The Brad Pitt vehicle “Bullet…

Quentin Tarantino Calls ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ a ‘Spectacle’ He Never Thought He’d See Again: ‘I F—ing Love It’

Count Quentin Tarantino as one of the millions of moviegoers who fell in love with “Top Gun: Maverick” this summer movie season. The director stopped by the ReelBlend podcast…

Lisa Kudrow: I felt ‘self-conscious’ with Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox on ‘Friends’

The Emmy-winner has previously said that she suffered from body dysmorphia in her younger years.

‘Devil in the White City’ Ordered to Series at Hulu, Keanu Reeves to Star

The long-gestating adaptation of “Devil in the White City” is officially ordered to series at Hulu with Keanu Reeves set to star in one of the lead roles,…

Streaming Investment Spurs Profit Drop in Paramount Global Q2

Even Tom Cruise can’t fly past the costs of making great content. Despite seeing strong revenue gains from its streaming operations and from the success of the sequel…