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Tom Cruise Wallpaper: Valkyrie Background Picture For Desktop Download!

Just to prove we’re not keeping all the good stuff locked up, this EXCLUSIVE Tom Cruise Wallpaper from the movie Valkyrie is a Friday treat from the TomCruise.com team to you! Originally debuting as an exclusive for subscribers to the TomCruise.com official newsletter, we’re happy to post this awesome Valkyrie picture as a download for your desktop background for a Mac or PC. It’s our way of thanking all the cinema fans around…

February 4, 2011

Valkyrie Screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie Pens ‘The Wolverine’

Tom Cruise collaborator, Valkyrie screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie, got tapped to pen the script for The Wolverine , the latest film to enter the Marvel universe. McQuarrie is teaming with famed dramatic director Darren Aronofsky, who only recently revealed the title of the next installment of the invincible, be-clawed superhero’s story. Famed for his intense screenplays ranging from the aforementioned Valkyrie through his breakthroug…

December 1, 2010

January 2011 Newsletter Exclusive Tom Cruise Wallpaper Downloads – Valkyrie

Tom Cruise Wallpaper For Desktop Background Download From Movie Valkyrie! As an EXCLUSIVE for TomCruise.com newsletter subscribers, the team crafted a new desktop background for download to your PC or Mac. ☺ In the Tom Cruise movie Valkyrie, the actor takes on the role of Col. Claus Von Stauffenberg, a German commander during World War II who led a plot to assassinate Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. The story is filled with intrigue, as Tom’s…

January 28, 2011

‘Valkyrie’ Movie Release on DVD and Blu-ray!

Tom Cruise’s latest film,‘Valkyrie’, is now on DVD and Blu-ray! The movie is based on the true events of Col. Claus von Stauffenberg, the German officer behind a failed assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler towards the end of World War II. Check out the commentary with Cruise, director Bryan Singer and screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie, in which they discuss the making of this historical thriller. Click here to watch the movie trail…

May 19, 2009

Tom Cruise Video: Valkyrie

…ities. As time runs out, Stauffenberg, along with a group of high-ranking military officials, take action and join the German resistance. The group devise a daring plot to use Hitler’s emergency plan, known as Operation Valkyrie, to assassinate the leader of the Third Reich and overthrow the government from inside. Co-starring Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Carice van Houten, Thomas Kretschmann, Eddie Izzard, Christian Berkel a…

October 29, 2009

Happy Anniversary to Valkyrie!

From the Official www.TomCruise.com Blog: On December 25th 2008, Valkyrie came out in theatres! It has been a year since Tom Cruise took on the role of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg, an Army Officer who wants to save Germany from Hitler. Valkyrie won the BMI Film Music Award and VES Award (Visual Effects Society) and was nominated 8 times, including Saturn Awards’ Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film, Best Actor, Best Costume, Best Director, Bes…

December 28, 2009

Change of Plans: ‘Valkyrie’ Opens on Christmas Day

Worried how to entertain the relatives after you’ve opened gifts on Christmas Day? Know you’re going to be bored December 25 because you don’t celebrate Christmas? Fear not, for the movie theaters are always open! There’s been a change of plans surrounding the release of Tom Cruise’s latest movie, ‘Valkyrie’, the World War II era thriller about German officers who sought to assassinate Adolf Hitler. Instead of opening the day after C…

December 8, 2008

Valkyrie, WWII Movies Draw Tourists to Hitler’s Bunker

In the movie ‘Valkyrie,’ Tom Cruise played Col. Claus von Stauffenberg, the high-ranking German officer in charge of the 20 July Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler during World War II, he carried out his plan to place a briefcase containing a bomb to the Wolfsschanze (auf Englisch, the Wolf’s Lair). The attempt failed when another officer moved the briefcase so that Hitler was only injured. Stauffenberg and the other conspirators…

September 24, 2009

Valkyrie Director Involved in New NBC Comedy

Valkyrie‘ director Bryan Singer is teaming up with Bryan Fuller and NBC to help direct “SelleVision,” a new one-hour comedy that takes place “behind-the-scenes of a home shopping cable channel,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. The TV show, which Fuller is writing, is based on a novel by Augusten Burroughs. Singer is a fan of the book, and approached Burroughs years ago, but it wasn’t until recentl…

September 25, 2009

Valkyrie Director and Writer Reuniting for Jack the Giant Killer Movie

The writing and directing duo who brought you Tom Cruise’s movie Valkyrie are working on a new project! According to the Hollywood Reporter, Christopher McQuarrie, the writer for Valkyrie, is working with filmmaker Bryan Singer once more on the film Jack the Giant Killer. McQuarrie is working on writing the New Line and Legendary Pictures’ film, while filming is England is set to start this summer, said Singer. The fantasy adventure…

April 30, 2010