Tom & Penelope: The Romance Ends

After three years as a couple – with a great deal of time spent apart on film sets – Tom Cruise and Penelope Cruz have called it quits. "They broke up at the end of January and it's amicable," Lee Anne DeVette, Cruise's sister and publicist, tells PEOPLE. Take a look back at highlights of the couple's romance.

Brace Yourself

Cruise (wearing braces) put the squeeze on Cruz at a benefit for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation in Los Angeles in June 2002. At the event, where Cruise read to a crowd of kids, a rapt Cruz was his best listener. "He's great," she gushed about her beau. "He's very relaxed."