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Quiz: How well do you know Tom Cruise's career?

TOM CRUISE WAS just 19 when he made his film debut – two years later he was the lead in Risky Business, a film that earned him widespread recognition and launched his Hollywood career.

The film was first released on this day 37 years ago – let’s see how well you know the star’s movie career.

Cruise made his film debut in 1981 at the age of 19. Name that movie...


The Outsiders

The Colour of Money

Top Gun was the highest grossing film of the year it was released - what year was that?

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In Rain Man, Cruise starred as the selfish brother of Dustin Hoffman's character Raymond. What was his own character's name?

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Charlie Babbitt

Michael Babbish


Jack Roberts

Kevin Beeching

Cruise received his first Academy Award nomination for which film?

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Rain Man

The Colour of Money


A Few Good Men

Born on the Fourth of July

When was the first Mission: Impossible movie released?

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In 2002 Cruise starred in the science-fiction thriller Minority Report. Who directed it?

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Stephen Spielberg

Martin Scorsese


David Fincher

James Cameron

Which of Cruise's movie characters is best known for the phrase "Show me the money!"?

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Jack Reacher

Frank 'TJ' Mackey


Jerry Maguire

John Anderton

In Interview with a Vampire, who plays the ten-year-old girl who is turned into a vampire?

Lindsay Lohan

Kirsten Dunst


Reese Witherspoon

Anna Chlumsky

A sequel to the 1986 Top Gun is due to be released next year - what is it called?

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Top Gun: Red Team

Top Gun: Blue Falcon


Top Gun: Maverick

Top Gun: End Game

There'll also be another Mission Impossible released in 2021 - what number will it be in the series?

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