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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    He worked for months to learn to ride like a MotoGP rider to do the following scene

    https://youtu.be/ZdUxKdwAQ4w


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    Tom Cruise can ride!

    Watched the movie tonight. Was ok, fairly solid. Actually the motorcycle stuff was some of the most interesting parts.


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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    who else can do a 180 degree nose wheelie and accurately shoot a hand gun at the same time.

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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    Quote Originally Posted by ZX600 View Post
    He worked for months to learn to ride like a MotoGP rider to do the following scene

    https://youtu.be/ZdUxKdwAQ4w


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    With the kind of $$$ they toss around, cost of getting trained would be a drop in the bucket.

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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    Quote Originally Posted by TwistedKestrel View Post

    Holy **** that camera rig bike though
    That was pretty wild.

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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    Best photo ever. I have it on a tshirt.
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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    still doing it the old fashioned way for less than Hollywood productions...

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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    He's been doing his own stunts for years now.
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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    If I was a multi millionaire (billionaire?) and money was no object I'd be able to do spend the time and money to learn to do all sorts of cool stuff as well. John Travolta, for example, owns and is licensed to fly a few jumbo jets.

    The closest I'll ever get to that is MS Flight Simulator, or perhaps if I want to piss away $500 or so, an hour in a real simulator.
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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    Quote Originally Posted by itsme View Post
    I don't know if someone has already posted this before. But I found it very interesting


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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    Quote Originally Posted by PrivatePilot View Post

    The closest I'll ever get to that is MS Flight Simulator, or perhaps if I want to piss away $500 or so, an hour in a real simulator.
    you can fly gliders for cheaper...will need around 4Gs for licensing though
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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    Quote Originally Posted by sid_for_speed View Post
    you can fly gliders for cheaper...will need around 4Gs for licensing though
    Notice his user name. Pretty sure he already flies more than gliders.

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    Re: Tom Cruise can ride!

    I'm in awe that anyone can ride like that with the fork travel cut down to about 10mm....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lightcycle View Post
    Wow. Loads of respect that he's actually doing the stunts himself.

    However, if he wasn't producing it, no other production would risk having such a big star being hurt. These days, with CGI you can paste anyone's face on a stunt double's body convincingly enough. Something tells me he's doing his own stunts not for the believability aspect, but because he's an adrenaline freak.
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