This Hollywood heartthrob may have proved he had all the right moves when he danced in his skivvies in 1983's Risky Business, but it was his role as flyboy Maverick three years later in Top Gun that allowed Cruise to capitalize on his greatest asset. Two words: Killer. Grin.
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