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There are a couple of moments in “Jerry Maguire” when you want to hug yourself with delight. One comes when a young woman stands up in an office where a man has just been fired because of his ethics, and says, yes, she'll follow him out of the company. The other comes when she stands in her kitchen and tells her older sister that she really, truly, loves a man with her whole heart and soul.

Both of those moments involve the actress Renee Zellweger , whose lovability is one of the key elements in a movie that starts out looking cynical and quickly becomes a heart warmer.

The man she follows, and loves, is Jerry Maguire ( Tom Cruise ), a high-powered pro sports agent who has so many clients he can't really care about any of them. He spends most of his time as a road warrior, one of those dogged joggers you see in airports, racking up the frequent flyer miles in pursuit of the excellence they read about in pin brained best-sellers. One night he has a panic attack in a lonely hotel room, and writes a memo titled “The Things We Think and Do Not Say: The Future of Our Business.” One of the things he thinks is that agents should be less concerned about money and more concerned about their clients. That gets him a standing ovation in the office, but a few days later, when he's fired, he understands why agents do not say those things they think. Maguire stages a grandstand exit (his decision to take along the office goldfish plays awkwardly, however). But when he asks who's walking out with him, only Dorothy, an accountant he's met just once at the airport, stands up and says she believes in him. Dorothy is a widow with a cute little son (maybe just a mite too cute).

She also has an outspoken older sister, played by Bonnie Hunt with her usual exuberance and ironic cheer (she's almost always a delight to watch). The sisters live together in a house where the living room seems to be semi permanently filled by a kvetching self-help group for divorced women, who spend all of their time talking about men. Someone should tell them that resentment is just a way of letting someone else use your mind rent-free.

Only one client doesn't dump Maguire when the agency boots him out. That's Rod Tidwell (Cuba Gooding Jr.), a wide receiver for Arizona, who resents the crappy waterbed commercials Maguire puts him in, but sticks with him anyway. Rod's wife Marcee ( Regina King ) is her husband's shrewdest defender and biggest fan, and their marriage is a true love story--in contrast to Maguire's failing engagement to the power-mad Avery Bishop ( Kelly Preston ).

Avery is soon out of the picture, Dorothy begins to look less like an accountant and more like the most wonderful woman in the world, and under the influence of his ennobling new feelings, Jerry helps Rod learn to play from the heart and not just from the mind and the pocketbook. And somewhere along in there I began to feel that writer-director Cameron Crowe had bitten off more than he really needed to chew. The screenplay knows enough about sports agents to make that the subject of the whole film, and enough about romance, too, but there are so many subplots that “Jerry Maguire” seems too full: Less might have been more.

Still, the film is often a delight, especially when Cruise and Zellweger are together on the screen. He plays Maguire with the earnestness of a man who wants to find greatness and happiness in an occupation where only success really counts. She plays a woman who believes in this guy she loves, and reminds us that true love is about idealism. (Remember Franklin McCormick years ago on the all-night radio? “I love you because of who you are--and who I am when I am with you.”) The actual sports scenes are more predictable (right down to and including the big play that settles the season). But Cuba Gooding Jr., so strong in “Boyz N the Hood,” is fine here in a much different role. Finally the movie is about transformation: About two men who learn how to value something more important than money, and about two women who always knew.

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Jerry Maguire (1996)

Rated R For Language and Sexuality

135 minutes

Tom Cruise as Jerry Maguire

Renée Zellweger as Dorothy Boyd

Cuba Gooding Jr. as Rod Tidwell

Jay Mohr as Bob Sugar

Bonnie Hunt as Laurel Boyd

Regina King as Marcee Tidwell

Kelly Preston as Avery Bishop

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Jerry Maguire is a man who knows the score. As a top agent at Sports Management International, Jerry is unquestionably master of his universe. Trouble is, Jerry's mind, mouth and soul are usually on automatic pilot. He's good at friendship, but (as his numerous ex-girlfriends testify) bad at intimacy. Still, there's absolutely nothing wrong with Jerry that a sudden dose of failure can't cure. A week after spontaneously writing a stirring, visionary mission statement for SMI entitled "The Things We Think And Do Not Say: The Future of Our Business," he's unceremoniously fired. Stripped of his job and a good measure of his identity, the tenacious but hanging-by-a-thread Jerry is forced to start from scratch. He's joined on his journey to redemption by two unlikely allies: Rod Tidwell, a second-tier wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals; and Dorothy Boyd, a wistful 26-year-old single mother who departs her accountancy position with SMI for a very uncertain future with her new boss.

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Winner of the 1996 award for Best Actor (Tom Cruise) from the National Board of Review.

Winner of the 1996 award for Best Supporting Actor (Cuba Gooding Jr.) from the Broadcast Film Critics Association. In addition, Renee Zellweger and Jonathan Lipnicki were cited, respectively, for Breakout Artist and Child Performance.

Winner of the 1996 award for Best Supporting Actor (Cuba Gooding Jr.) from the Chicago Film Critics Assocation.

Winner of two 1996 Golden Satellite Awards, including Best Actor (Tom Cruise), and Best Supporting Actor (Cuba Gooding Jr.) in a comedy or musical by the International Press Academy.

Released in United States Winter December 13, 1996

Released in United States on Video May 29, 1997

Tom Cruise reportedly received $20 million for this film.

Actress Renee Zellweger received the 1996 award for Best Breakthrough Performer from the National Board of Review for her performances in "Jerry Maguire" (USA/1996) and "The Whole Wide World" (USA/1996).

Completed shooting July 5, 1996.

Began shooting March 11, 1996.

Released in United States on Video May 29, 1997 (sell-through)

Cuba Gooding, Jr. will receive ShowWest's first Supporting Actor Award at the 1997 ShowWest Awards. Gooding was the ShowWest newcomer of the year in 1992.

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Jerry Maguire (Tom Cruise) is a top agent at Sports Management International, he is handsome, charming, and devoted to his glorious client roster and stunning fiancee Avery Bishop (Kelly Preston). In fact, there's absolutely nothing wrong with Jerry Maguire that a sudden dose of failure can't cure. After he is fired for writing a stirring, visionary suggestion for his firm's future - a Mission Statement that suggested his firm should focus on real caring for fewer clients instead of production-line sports management - Jerry is forced to start over... from scratch. With his only client, Rod Tidwell (Cuba Gooding Jr.), a second-tier football player, and his wistful young assistant, Dorothy Boyd (Renee Zelweger), Jerry sets out for a very uncertain future. Along the way, they will discover the value of true human interaction, love and respect and prove to the world what is possible if you live by your principles.

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As Renée Zellweger remembers it, Jerry Maguire was just as much a fairy tale to make as it is to watch.

“It was a pivotal moment, not just professionally, but for me personally,” Zellweger told VF.com about the beloved Cameron Crowe film last month. The sports drama was a critical and box-office hit, as well as Zellweger’s breakout vehicle—pitting the sweet twentysomething Texan opposite the world’s biggest movie star, Tom Cruise , and proving that she had the dramatic ability and charisma to match his. It was a stratospheric jump for Zellweger, who, at the time, had only only recently moved to Los Angeles and appeared in a handful of films including Reality Bites and Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation .

“When I got the job, I was living in a garage apartment in West Hollywood and I was very happy,” Zellweger recalled. “I remember that life felt like it was starting to gain momentum, in terms of maturing and growing up and different professional opportunities. My dog Dillon and I had finally found our way around Los Angeles, and we were pretty happy being here.”

While Zellweger was getting her bearings, Crowe was conducting a casting search for his Dorothy, the single mother who makes a spur-of-the-moment decision to leave her full-time job and join Cruise’s title character as he quits his job at a Hollywood agency and jumps into the vast unknown. Crowe read many actresses for the part, including established leading ladies like Mira Sorvino and Gwyneth Paltrow . But in an interview with Deadline , Crowe admitted that something was not clicking with them: “We kept kind of saying to each other, ‘Who’s our blue-collar Fran Kubelik?’”—a reference to Shirley Maclaine’s character in The Apartment . Crowe and his casting cohort thought, “She doesn’t even have to be a star, and maybe it’s better if she isn’t. She has to dive in with Jerry Maguire, knowing she’s messing with her health insurance. Who is that girl?”

It was casting director Gail Levin who suggested Zellweger, and convinced the director to eventually call her in to meet with Cruise.

“I remember I had this instant kinship with Cameron,” Zellweger recalled, “he just felt like an old friend to me, and we share a lot of the same interests—he’s a writer who loves music. I loved spending time with him, the project sounded so interesting and fun, and I was very flattered that he wanted to meet . . . meeting with Tom, though, it was hilarious to me, actually driving to that meeting. I remember thinking how funny it was that I was in my car, driving to Sony Pictures, where they were actually going to let me on the lot . . . because Tom Cruise was waiting for me.”

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As Crowe explained of the test that followed—a clip that is included on the 20th-anniversary Blu-ray, available now—“We have video of that because I was filming, and you just see something happen when Tom sees her. He lights up. The two of them together have a very particular chemistry. It brought out more of the story of the movie. . . . As Jerry discovers Dorothy, we discover Renée. That was a very personal thing for me and the way I feel about movies.”

Added Zellweger, “It was amazing to meet someone that I’d admired for so long, who I found to be so genuine and warm and kind. And there we were, going to go and do one of my favorite things, create a scene. It was a pretty special day.”

Crowe has remarked upon the parallels between Dorothy and Renée, an up-and-coming actress at the time.

“I really wanted to get across this idea that when you were really down, you are surprised at who’s there and who isn’t,” Crowe said. “Often, the people you really believed would always be there if you were down, down, down, are not there. But somebody else shows up that you didn’t expect, with loyalty toward you, and that becomes your life and the way you look at the world. Renée fit that piece of the puzzle perfectly.”

Zellweger said she did think about whether the film was going to be a hit, because she was barely able to process the fact that she was in it to begin with. “I was straddling this place in my mind between disbelief and this overwhelming sense of responsibility not to screw the whole thing up,” she laughed.

“There were many nights making the movie,” remembered Crowe, “when they were breaking down the equipment, and Renée would just say, ‘I can’t believe I’m making this movie. I haven’t done that much, you know? Look at that truck. That truck alone is bigger than the whole set of the movie I just did.’ She was very Dorothy, all along.”

Her co-star was every bit as chivalrous offscreen as he was on, Zellweger said, remembering how he surprised the crew one day on set during lunch.

“Tom hosted everybody for a party that he threw,” Zellweger explained. “He had an Elvis impersonator come and sing at lunch. I’m not sure what the occasion was, but I don’t even think it was a holiday. He was just spoiling everybody as he tended to do.”

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Cruise in Jerry Maguire, 1996.

One of the best scenes in the film, the one in which Maguire tries to rally fellow employees to walk out with him but only manages to attract Dorothy, is another vivid memory.

“I remember we were filming really late into the night,” Zellweger said. “The scene where I’m standing up and talking to him across the room, saying, ‘I will go with you.’ . . . It was quite a large set, so he was quite far away, and Tom stayed until late into the night. He’d been filming in that little office all day, and had his crazy scenes on the telephone, you know, requiring all that energy.”

“I told him, ‘You really can go home . . . you don’t have to stay.’ But he said, ‘No, I’m going to be here.’ He was there all night, even though he was completely off camera, and I just needed to look in his direction, and kind of walk toward the elevators. He was insisting that it be him standing [off camera, as opposed to a stand in]. . . . And I made this joke that I pretended a lot in life that Tom Cruise was standing across the room waiting for me.”

Cruise, she continued, is “so thoughtful and committed. He doesn’t take any of it for granted. He’s very professional and gets a lot of joy out of the process. I respect that so much, and that is what I took away from it. He loves making movies—he loves it.”

And 20 years later, Cruise has not forgotten his Jerry Maguire love interest—he sends her at least one gift a year.

“He never forgets my birthday,” Zellweger revealed. Though she declined to share what Cruise has sent her, she “will say that he’s always so thoughtful and generous, and it’s sweet that he always remembers, because I’m sure he has quite a bit on his plate.”

As for what Jerry and Dorothy are up to these days? Zellweger has a guess: they’re “laughing about something, I’m sure.”

Julie Miller

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20 years after 'Jerry Maguire,' 'Show me the money!’ still makes bank

Cuba Gooding Jr. and Tom Cruise in 'Jerry Maguire.'

When the romantic comedy Jerry Maguire  hit theaters Dec. 13, 1996, it featured a career-altering performance by superstar Tom Cruise and the breakthroughs of Cuba Gooding Jr. and Renée Zellweger.

The stars owe big-time gratitude to writer/director Cameron Crowe, who penned the screenplay that continues to pay significant pop-culture dividends two decades later with lines such as Gooding's famed "Show me the money!"

"The notion that the phrases and utterances from this movie still resonate after entering the popular vernacular 20 years ago is rather astonishing. It just shows the very smart writing," says film historian Leonard Maltin, who writes about movies at  LeonardMaltin.com . " Jerry Maguire captured something in the zeitgeist that has lasted."

Crowe admits things got really interesting when both George W. Bush and Barack Obama referenced the film.

"The second time a U.S. president quoted Jerry Maguire, my mom finally gave up on me being a lawyer," says Crowe.

A closer look at the three best lines from the movie (an anniversary Blu-ray arrives Jan. 3):

"Show me the money!":  With once-cocky sports agent Jerry Maguire (Cruise) out of a job and desperate to hold on to clients, he reaches out to Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Rod Tidwell (Gooding), who colorfully expresses his unhappiness with his existing contract. Not only does the shirtless Gooding gyrate and repeat "Show me the money!" on the phone, but he insists that Maguire scream it back at him.

The celebrated scene made Gooding an instant success and propelled the actor to a best supporting actor Oscar win.

"There are star-making roles or star-making performances," says Dave Karger, special correspondent for movie site IMDb.com. "But in this case, it was a star-making four words. That is rare."

Kevin Hart and Josh Gad re-created the scene to promote 2015's  The Wedding Ringer .   Gooding's emphatic utterance remains No. 25 on the American Film Institute's top 100 movie quotes list.

"You had me at hello":  Zellweger had appeared in 1994's Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation  before starring as idealistic single mom Dorothy Boyd, who quits her job in solidarity with Maguire and eventually falls for him. The film shot Zellweger to stardom, with ammunition provided by the climactic scene in which Maguire tries to woo Boyd back after ending their relationship. She stops his ardent speech with "You had me at hello."

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"Renee Zellweger was a fresh face, and the poignancy with which she delivered that line really made it stand out," says Maltin.

It ranks No. 52 among AFI's top 100 lines.

"You complete me":   Cruise was a worldwide star known for brash roles such as Maverick in Top Gun and Charlie Babbitt in Rain Man when he signed to Crowe's film. His humbled sports agent was able to open his heart to Dorothy with the romantic line.

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"With a line like that in that role, I would say Jerry Maguire  cemented Tom Cruise, already a massive star, as a multi-decade acting powerhouse," says Karger. "This was a very important movie for him and that was a key line."

"You complete me" spawned everything from T-shirts to movie tributes — including Heath Ledger's Joker repeating it to Batman in 2008's The Dark Knight and Mike Myers' Dr. Evil uttering it to Mini-Me in 1999's Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me​.

"We waste our money so you don't have to."

"We waste our money, so you don't have to."

Movie Review

  • Jerry Maguire

US Release Date: 12-13-1996

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring ▸ ▾

  • Tom Cruise ,  as
  • Cuba Gooding Jr. ,  as
  • Rod Tidwell
  • Renee Zellweger ,  as
  • Dorothy Boyd
  • Kelly Preston ,  as
  • Avery Bishop
  • Jerry O'Connell ,  as
  • Frank Cushman
  • Jay Mohr ,  as
  • Bonnie Hunt ,  as
  • Laurel Boyd
  • Regina King ,  as
  • Marcee Tidwell
  • Jonathan Lipnicki as

Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire .

Hollywood makes more love stories, or movies that contain some romance in the plot, than any other kind of film. Few however, contain solid enough characters to allow them to stand out and be remembered. Gone With The Wind and The Way We Were are two such classic character driven love stories. A more recent one is Jerry Maguire .

Tom Cruise does his greatest acting to date as a sports agent who develops a conscience while working for a large firm. After a confrontation with a son of a hospitalized hockey player, Jerry loses some sleep writing a memo, sorry, I mean Mission Statement. In it, he writes it should be about less money and more care. Less money is, of course, bad for business and Jerry gets fired. He takes with him an accountant, who has a crush on him, a client with an attitude and a goldfish. With the hope of signing a hot new quarterback, Jerry is upbeat and ready to move ahead. Then the quarterback betrays him, his fiancé breaks up with him and he makes a pass at his accountant. Life for Jerry just keeps getting complicated.

Renée Zellweger does a great job as Dorothy, the accountant. She plays a single mother to a scene stealing little boy named Ray. Dorothy and Ray are infatuated with Jerry from the moment they first talk to him. Dorothy's sister, the great Bonnie Hunt, runs a support group for divorced women. She always has advice for Dorothy, most of it negative.

Cuba Gooding Jr. won a supporting actor Oscar for his role. Gooding plays over the top most of the movie. However, Gooding occasionally lets little moments slip in where you see his character's vulnerability. Also, it is his character that is responsible for introducing the catch phrase, "Show me the money."

Cruise was nominated for an Oscar, and deservedly so. Early on, there is the scene where he is staring at his computer screen, writing his memo. Cruise has a remarkably tired, intense and determined look on his face. You can feel Jerry's passion. Near the end of the movie, he has another great scene where he declares his love for Dorothy.This movie could become a classic. Not only is the love story solid, but also the dialogue is the best in a long time. On their first date, Jerry sees Dorothy walk in and says, "That's more than a dress, that's an Audrey Hepburn movie." Then, there is the scene at the end where Jerry walks in on the support group meeting. He says, "Hello" and then goes on about how he wants Dorothy in his life. This speech includes the line, "You complete me." He starts to go on but Dorothy stops him and says, "Shut up. You had me at hello." Classic, classic, classic dialogue.

One of the best romantic movies of all time, it can appeal to both sexes. It has a lovelorn female lead for women to root for and a guy who spends lots of time around sports. Only time will tell if Jerry Maguire truly becomes a classic film. In my book, it definitely deserves to.

Cuba Gooding Jr. and Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire .

I think there's little doubt that Jerry Maguire is well on its way to classic status. It features a greater number of often-quoted lines than just about any other movie to come out of the 90s. The only possible exception being Forrest Gump . Cameron Crowe wrote a terrific script in that it tells an incredibly romantic love story but it's also a great buddy movie about friendship and loyalty. Cuba Gooding gets at least as much screen time as Renee Zellweger and he's billed above her after all. At any rate, this combination of friendship and romance set against a backdrop of sports is definitely a winner.

I'm with Eric about Tom Cruise's performance too. He has never been better than he is here as the titular sports agent. His desperation is palpable but so is his charisma. He is clearly very talented at his chosen vocation, and that applies to both the actor and the character. Cruise seems so natural in the scenes with the young boy, marvelously played by a five year old Jonathan Lipnicki.

The relationship between Jerry and Dorothy isn't your typical movie romance. They don't exhibit all that much passion. What they do share is a tender, genuine rapport that has a real integrity to it. He wants to do the right thing but he has intimacy issues. She loves him unconditionally but doesn't want to feel as if she's trapped him into marriage.

The final scene works so well because we've come to know and invest emotionally in these two people. That and the fact that it's written so cleverly and both Cruise and Zellweger are pitch perfect. As Eric mentioned, Jerry pours his heart out giving a speech where he romantically references the hearing impaired guy with his girlfriend that they saw on the elevator earlier in the movie, “You complete me.” Her response is perfect. “You had me at hello.” Which generates humor at just the right emotional peak. Any scene that can make the audience laugh through their tears is a keeper. Screenwriting and acting don't get much better than this.

I always love the relationship between Rod Tidwell (Gooding) and his wife Marcee, played by the underappreciated Regina King. The scene where the two families eat at a restaurant together is another great moment. Rod and Marcee are so much in love and they know each other so well that they can't stop making googly eyes at each other, feeding each other while kissing, as Jerry and Dorothy look on. Jerry seems uncomfortable while Dorothy is envious.

Crowe fools us at the beginning of Jerry Maguire . What starts off as a cynical sports movie turns out to be all heart.

Jerry Maguire and Renee Zellweger in Jerry Maguire .

I concur with my brothers. Jerry Maguire is a modern classic and I don't think there's much question about it. The American Film Institute placed it at number 10 on their list of the greatest sports movies of all time and number 100 on its list of 100 Passions. It also placed the quotes, "Show me the money!" and "You had me at hello." on their list of 100 Movie Quotes at numbers 25 an number 52 respectively. It earned a hefty box office when it was released and remains popular today with a score of 7.3 out of 10 on IMDb from almost 150,000 visitors and retains an 85% fresh score on Rotten Tomatoes.

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, I must also agree with Eric and Patrick about Cruise's performance. He's playing a rich, charming and handsome guy and yet he also seems very human and real. His performance while loud at times is also marked by very subtle shadings. Eric wrote in his review that Cruise does his greatest acting to date and 10 years later that statement is still true. These days he seems more interested in making science fiction and action films, but once upon a time he was a serious actor and never more so than in this film. It's almost impossible in any of his films to forget that you're watching Tom Cruise, but this is perhaps the closest he ever came.

What really makes this film rare is that it's a love story told from the man's point of view. Once upon time that wasn't such a rare thing. But nowadays love stories and chick-flicks have become synonymous. The story is almost always told from the woman's point of view. Here, despite a charming and career making performance by Renee Zellweger, the film belongs to Cruise. Thanks to the script and Zellweger, she is a fully fleshed out, three-dimensional character, but her's is definitely the supporting part.

Patrick's half right about the relationship between Jerry and Dorothy being lacking in passion. Dorothy exhibits all kinds of passion for Jerry, but it's clear that for most of the film Jerry finds Dorothy more comforting than passion inducing. However, as we've been told several times over the course of the film, Jerry has trouble with intimacy and that's what he gets with Dorothy. With her he has someone that he wants to share things with at last. When he comes racing home to declare his love for her at the film's climax it's because he's realized that his life has started lacking things when he can't share them with her. That's the lesson he had to learn. He'd obviously had plenty of physical passion in his life already.

Jerry Maguire was nominated for five Oscars including one for original screenplay and one for Best Actor. Ironically, when watching the film now, it is the script with its memorable dialogue, and the honest portrayal by Cruise that stand out much more than Gooding, who was the film's only winner.

The real test of what makes a movie a classic is whether or not it stands up to the passage of time. And on that score, there's no question. I enjoyed this film more today than I did almost 20 years ago when it was released.

Photos © Copyright Columbia TriStar (1996)

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‘Jerry Maguire’ Then & Now: See How Tom Cruise & More Have Changed 24 Years Later

Show us the stars! 'Jerry Maguire' hit theaters on Dec. 13, 1996, and became an instant classic. It's been 24 years since Tom Cruise, Jonathan Lipnicki, and more stole our hearts. See the cast then and now.

Jonathan Lipnicki

Jerry Maguire is just one of those great movies you can watch over and over. Everyone always swoons when Tom Cruise’s Jerry Maguire says to Renée Zellweger’s   Dorothy Boyd, “You complete me.” And then Dorothy later replies, “You had me at hello.” Simply legendary! Plus, no one can forget Jonathan Lipnicki’s  scene-stealing performance as the adorable Ray Boyd.

Jerry Maguire featured an all-star cast. The movie became a box-office hit in 1996 and was nominated for 5 Academy Awards. See how the cast has changed in 24 years and what they’re up to today.

Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise , 58, starred as the titular Jerry Maguire in the 1996 film. He an Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role and won a Golden Globe for his performance in Jerry Maguire . Tom has gone on to become one of the most successful action stars of all-time. His most notable action films include the  entire  Mission: Impossible  franchise ,  Minority Report , The Mummy , and more.

The actor is currently filming Mission: Impossible 7 and Mission: Impossible 8. He will reprise his breakout role of Maverick in the Top Gun  sequel,  Top Gun: Maverick , which will be released in 2021.

When Jerry Maguire was released, Tom was married to  Nicole Kidman  at the time. They adopted two children , Isabella , 27, and  Connor , 25, during their marriage. The couple divorced in 2001. He married  Katie Holmes  in 2005. They had a daughter, Suri , now 14, in 2006. Tom and Katie got divorced in 2012.

Renée Zellweger

Renee Zellweger

Renée Zellweger’s breakout role was playing Dorothy Boyd in Jerry Maguire . She won her first Golden Globe just a few years later for her performance in the 2000 film Nurse Betty . Renée, 51, became a global star through playing Bridget Jones in the 2001 rom-com Bridget Jones’s Diary , which spawned two sequels.

She was nominated for Oscars three consecutive years before winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the 2003 drama Cold Mountain. Renée went on to star in other films like White Oleander, Cinderella Man , and more before taking a 6-year hiatus from acting.

Renée returned to acting in 2016 with Bridget Jones’s Baby and had her first major TV role in the Netflix series What/If . She portrayed Judy Garland in the 2019 biopic Judy and won the Academy Award for Best Actress.

When it comes to romance, Renée was briefly engaged to Jim Carrey from 1999 to 2000. She married country singer Kenny Chesney in 2005, but they had their marriage annulled four months later. She dated Bradley Cooper from 2009 to 2011 and Doyle Bramhall II from 2012 to 2019.

Jonathan Lipnicki

Jonathan Lipnicki

Jonathan Lipnicki  was just 6 years old when he starred alongside Tom and Renee in Jerry Maguire , his film debut. Jonathan was one of the most in-demand child actors in the late ’90s and early ’00s. Jonathan also starred in both Stuart Little movies, The Little Vampire , and Like Mike .

Jonathan is now 30 years old and recently appeared in an episode of The Resident and the film Broil . He also has an upcoming movie titled Pooling to Paradise .

Cuba Gooding Jr.

Cuba Gooding Jr

Cuba Gooding Jr . , 52, won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Rodney “Rod” Tidwell in Jerry Maguire . His other major movies include Men of Honor , Pearl Harbor , Radio , American Gangster , and more. He portrayed O.J. Simpson in the FX series The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story . Cuba later starred in American Horror Story season 6.

Cuba has had many legal troubles over the years. In Aug. 2020, the Oscar winner was accused of allegedly raping a woman twice in 2013. His lawyer said in a statement to our sister site Variety that the allegations are “completely false.” In 2019, Cuba pleaded not guilty to charges of groping 3 women at New York City nightclubs.

Kelly Preston

Kelly Preston

Kelly Preston starred as Jerry’s ex-fiancee Avery Bishop in the film. In the years after Jerry Maguire , Kelly had notable roles in What a Girl Wants , Sky High , Old Dogs , and The Cat in the Hat . She also starred in the Maroon 5 music video for “She Will Be Loved” in 2004.

Kelly was married to John Travolta , and they have three kids: Jett , Ella , and Benjamin . Kelly and John’s son Jett died in 2009 while the family was on vacation in the Bahamas after suffering a fatal seizure. He was 16 years old. Kelly and John later opened up about Jett’s autism and created the Jett Travolta Foundation to provide relief to children with special needs.

The actress sadly died on July 12, 2020, following a two-year battle with breast cancer. She was 57 years old. John and Ella revealed the tragic news via Instagram. Kelly had not disclosed her breast cancer battle to the public.

Jay Mohr

Jay Mohr , 50, played Bob Sugar in Jerry Maguire , which was his feature film debut. Jay has starred in a number of films over the years, including The Adventures of Pluto Nash , Street Kings , The Incredible Burt Wonderstone , and more. The actor is also an avid sports fan. He hosted Jay Mohr Sports , a sports radio talk show on Fox Sports Radio, from 2015 to 2016.

He was the initial host of Last Comic Standing in 2003. Jay, who was also an executive producer, earned a Primetime Emmy nomination for his hosting.

Bonnie Hunt

Bonnie Hunt

Bonnie Hunt , 59, played Laurel Boyd, Dorothy’s sister, in Jerry Maguire . Bonnie has had an amazing career both in television and film. She starred in the sitcom Life with Bonnie from 2002 to 2004, and then hosted her own talk show, The Bonnie Hunt Show , from 2008 to 2010. She earned a Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Talk Show Host.

One of Bonnie’s most well-known role is Kate Baker in the Cheaper By The Dozen remake and its sequel. She’s also widely recognized for her voice roles in animated films like Cars , Toy Story 3 , Toy Story 4 , Zootopia , and Onward .

Jerry O’Connell

Jerry O'Connell

Jerry O’Connell , 46, starred as superstar quarterback Frank “Cush” Cushman in Jerry Maguire . A year after the film was released, Jerry starred in the highly-anticipated Scream 2 . He’s been a prominent actor in both TV and film over the years.

The actor played Detective Woody Hoyt for all 6 seasons of Crossing Jordan . He’s currently voicing the role of Commander Jack Ransom on Star Trek: Lower Decks . In 201, he served as a guest host on The Wendy Williams Show for a number of episodes. He married actress Rebecca Romjin in 2007. Their twin girls were born in 2008.

Renee Zellweger makes surprise confession about working on Jerry Maguire

The bridget jones star is now a two-time oscar winner.

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Renee Zellweger opened up in a rare new interview about her career beginnings, especially with the project that gave her the push she needed, 1996's Jerry Maguire .

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In an interview with Sirius XM's The Jess Cagle Podcast , the host talked to the actress about first seeing her make the press rounds when she was cast in the Tom Cruise -starrer.

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"They brought this young woman in, this is Renee, she's from Texas," he said. "And they said that she's going to be in this new movie with Tom Cruise."

"You weren't a deer in the headlights, but I was like 'wow, this is a very different kind of person to be put into this big media machine'," he continued. 

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"What was that time like for you, because it was suddenly going from not famous to being in the biggest movie with the biggest star and all of this attention?"

Renee eventually paused before answering: "Yeah, that was weird," which elicited a chuckle from the hosts. "That was weird."

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"I guess…I wasn't naive, but I wasn't really paying attention to certain things. Which was probably helpful. I was just living on the inside of these experiences and not worrying about perception or what people would say, or I wasn't privy to those things."

She further elaborated on having people in the industry who supported her in the way she needed and helped her establish an identity of her own as a rising star.

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While promoting the second season of her new show The Thing About Pam , Jess also quizzed Renee about the prospect of her returning to her iconic role of Bridget Jones.

"I hope so. I hope so. I mean, it's fun, you know, she's so much fun," she said. "I love being in her shoes. I mean, it makes me giggle, you know, every day on set the choices that we get to make about just how awkward we can make her circumstances. It's just so much fun."

The actress opened up about the possibility of another  Bridget Jones movie

"I mean, Helen did write another book, so there's that," the two-time Oscar winner added.

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WATCH: Renee Zellweger and Tom Cruise in Never-Before-Seen Jerry Maguire Rehearsal Footage

Twenty years ago Tom Cruise and Reneé Zellweger stole our moviegoing hearts with their performances in Jerry Maguire and two soon-to-be-iconic catchphrases: “You complete me” and “You had me at ‘Hello.'” To celebrate its anniversary, Sony has released a special edition Blu-ray with new bonus materials — and PEOPLE has an exclusive first look.

The clip features never-before-seen footage of Zellweger and Cruise rehearsing, along with brief interviews with each star.

“She’s very talented,” Cruise says in an interview filmed around the time of the 1996 production. “From the minute she came in we started reading the scene. You just see Dorothy Boyd.”

Zellweger recalls her experience meeting and working with Cruise in wide-eyed, giggly and totally endearing fashion — which you also see in the footage of her rehearsing key scenes with Cruise.

“Here I was with this guy that I have so much respect for, Tom Cruise,” she says in her interview. “He’s done so many things, he’s accomplished so much that, here’s Reneé! I just wanted to hold my own: ‘Please just let me remember my lines.'”

The Bridget Jones star adds that Cruise made her feel like an equal, not a beginner.

“He’s so generous and so warm and he roots for you,” she says in the interview. “You can feel that he’s been there, so he knows what it’s like to be the nobody actor who comes in and wants to do a good job.”

The special anniversary edition of Jerry Maguire is available now on Blu-ray.

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This Is What the 1996 Premiere of 'Jerry Maguire' Looked Like

Take a look back on the movie's 20th anniversary

The 1996 Premiere of 'Jerry Maguire'

Twenty years ago Tuesday, Jerry Maguire hit theaters. Starring Tom Cruise (pictured above with his then-wife Nicole Kidman), Jonathan Lipnicki, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Renée Zellweger, Kelly Preston, and Jerry O'Connell, among others, the sports film brought in $273.5 million worldwide and picked up Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Actor for Cruise, Best Original Screenplay for Cameron Crowe, and Best Film Editing, as well as a win for Gooding Jr., who was named Best Supporting Actor. Jerry Maguire also introduced the iconic quotes "You complete me," and "You had me at 'hello,'" and taught viewers everywhere that the human head weighs eight pounds. In honor of the beloved movie's 20th anniversary, take a look back at its star-studded 1996 premiere, ahead.

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Scarlett Johansson and Tom Cruise will star in a remake of Clint Eastwood’s The Gauntlet at Warner Bros, directed by Christopher McQuarrie!

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Christopher McQuarrie once told Empire of his plans to work on another version of Reacher that is more violent and gruesome. Fans have since embraced R-rated movies thanks to successful franchises like Deadpool and Joker .

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He also teased fans by saying the project will be “ very un-Tom character ” which means they will witness a different kind of Tom Cruise that they’ve never seen before. It remains a mystery whether this project will push through in the near future as the actor still has another Mission: Impossible sequel coming in 2025.

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As per earlier report, Cruise will be teaming up with Marvel star Scarlett Johansson . If this will be confirmed soon, then it is an absolute dream come true for the actress. She has previously confessed in an interview that she has always wanted to work with the Top Gun actor.

Fortunately, Cruise feels the same way. He shared in a conversation with ET Online that he would love to work with Johansson.

I’d love to make a movie with her! I’ve been wanting to make movie with her. She is enormously talented. So charismatic, versatile. She has great physical ability obviously .

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The remake of The Gauntlet would definitely bring out all the qualities that made Cruise one of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood.

The Gauntlet is available to watch on Prime Video.

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