Fleming, Michael
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/10/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 48, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the starring role of actor Tom Cruise in the motion picture 'The Few' of Paramount Pictures Corp. in the U.S. Selection of Michael Mann as director of the film; Storyline of the film; Description on the role of Cruise.


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