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The Best Tom Cruise Movies

Over 50 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Tom Cruise Movies
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Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.
Reference reranked 6 of 43 total items on The All-Time Best Tom Cruise Movies. Check out the original list to vote on it yourself!
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  • Top Gun
    15 votes
    Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Anthony Edwards
    The Top Gun Naval Fighter Weapons School is where the best of the best train to refine their elite flying skills. When hotshot fighter pilot Maverick (Tom Cruise) is sent to the school, his reckless ...more
  • Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles
    11 votes
    Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, Antonio Banderas
    Born as an 18th-century lord, Louis is now a bicentennial vampire, telling his story to an eager biographer. Suicidal after the death of his family, he meets Lestat, a vampire who persuades him to ...more
  • Tropic Thunder
    10 votes
    Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey
    Tugg Speedman (Ben Stiller), pampered action superstar, sets out for Southeast Asia to take part in the biggest, most-expensive war movie produced, but soon after filming begins, he and his co-stars, ...more
  • The Last Samurai
    10 votes
    Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Timothy Spall
    Capt. Nathan Algren (Tom Cruise) is an American military officer hired by the Emperor of Japan to train the country's first army in the art of modern warfare. As the government attempts to eradicate ...more
  • Rain Man
    12 votes
    Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino
    When car dealer Charlie Babbitt (Tom Cruise) learns that his estranged father has died, he returns home to Cincinnati, where he discovers that he has an autistic older brother named Raymond (Dustin ...more
  • War of the Worlds
    12 votes
    Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Miranda Otto
    Dockworker Ray Ferrier (Tom Cruise) struggles to build a positive relationship with his two children, Rachel (Dakota Fanning) and Robbie (Justin Chatwin). When his ex-wife, Mary Ann (Miranda Otto), ...more