Tom Cruise Has a Hit, But He’s Still, Sadly, a Relic

The movie world isn’t for movie stars anymore.

There is something truly incredible about Tom Cruise — the biggest movie star of my lifetime, really, the only logical definition of a movie star over the last 50 years — having the biggest opening weekend of his entire career right now. His movie Top Gun: Maverick made $156 million over Memorial

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Will Leitch

Will Leitch

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I write about these tumultuous times 2x a week. Author of five books, including “How Lucky.” NYMag/MLB.. Founder, Deadspin. https://williamfleitch.substack.com