Tom Cruise

Rich list

Tom Cruise named Hollywood's highest earner


It wasn't all gloom for Tom Cruise this week, who received news on his 50th birthday that Forbes had named him the highest-paid actor in Hollywood.

All men are liars

The right to be (s)tupid


Sam de Brito When did logging on to social media become the digital equivalent of having a frontal lobotomy?

Comments 69



Sam de Brito Being told you smell or you're boring can be jarring, dislocating, even humiliating but you'd hope to at least be able to claim ignorance - Dear Lord, I didn't know my breath stunk like an open...

Comments 53

Intense training

No guts, no glory

A scene from The Pacific.

Michael Idato A retired US Marine captain tells Michael Idato how he shaped actors into soldiers.