| Trailer . Joseph Kosinski in Oblivion () Oblivion () Tom Cruise in Oblivion () Tom Cruise at an event for Oblivion () Tom Cruise and. Oblivion is a American post-apocalyptic science fiction action film based on Joseph Kosinski's unpublished graphic novel of the same name. The film was. Tom Cruise stars in Oblivion, an original and groundbreaking cinematic event from the director of TRON: Legacy and the producer of Rise of.