Hollywood heavyweights Tom Cruise and Tobey Maguire are fighting to buy ROB
LOWE's luxurious house in California, because both stars have decided it is
their dream home.
Cruise is desperate to turn the $7 million (GBP4 million) property,
located just a few doors up from talk show queen Oprah Winfrey, into a love
nest for fiancee Katie Holmes, but the SPIDER-MAN star had the same idea for
his girlfriend JEN
However, the War of the Worlds actor believes he has an advantage over his
bidding rival - he has been friends with West Wing heart-throb Lowe for over 20
A friend of Cruise tells British newspaper the Daily Express, "Tom is
hoping his history with Rob will count in his favour. They co-starred in THE
Outsiders back in 1983."