Tom Cruise

Force of Nature.

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Relishing Marital Trauma Both Real and Imaginary in ‘Eyes Wide Shut’


How We Learned to Stop Worrying And Love The One You’re With.

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‘War of the Worlds’ and Spielberg’s Mastery of Tension


A breakdown of one of Spielberg’s most exhilarating sequences, and why it deserves to be considered one of his best.

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51 Things We Learned from the ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ Commentary


“Tom Cruise University. Excellent film school by the way.”

Jack Reacher Tall Man

Jack Reacher Heading to a Smaller Screen with a Bigger Lead Actor


Author Lee Child is eager to recast the character to the physical specifics of the book series, but should such attributes matter?

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Pulling Off the Perfect Heist With ‘Mission: Impossible’


This video essay takes a look at the different applications of the heist genre in the ‘Mission: Impossible’ series.

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How to Escalate a Franchise According to ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’


Mission: Impossible—Fallout shares a lot of beats with its predecessors. Why doesn’t it feel derivative?

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The Secret to the Success of ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ Was Embracing Action Over Pathos


Christopher McQuarrie had to stop himself from plunging Ethan Hunt into a hell of his own making.

Mission Impossible Action Sequences

Every ‘Mission: Impossible’ Action Sequence Ranked


Tom Cruise returns to action in M:I Fallout, but what is the best action sequence of them all?

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What ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ and ‘The Dark Knight’ Share


Making the case for no-win situations.