"It's the biggest non-holiday opening for a Tom Cruise movie ever, and the third-biggest in the history of his movies," said longtime producing partner, Paula Wagner. "His career has spanned over 20 years of powerful, culture-reflecting and culture-changing films."Source(emphasis mine)
How in the world? Culture-changing films? Oh most certainly, Tom Cruise as Jerry Maguire changed my life. Or how about his role in Interview with a Vampire? Certainly he set out to change the way we all think about vampires, those poor things. He's breaking down cultural barriers with his every step. ::barf:: Sorry, what was I saying? Eh, it doesn't matter.