Given that the divorce was filed by Holmes and that she only lasted five years, this entire thing does seem like a contractual obligation that has ended abruptly. The fact that each of the ex-wives of Tom Cruise have been 33 years old when seeking to divorce him does lend itself to some interesting speculation.
It would be tempting to look past all of the celebrity glamour and nonsense and wonder if any of these people are real, but, honestly. The celebrity media does not care. This is just the story of a young woman who married a man who has a lot of money, power, and show business influence and then decided to look elsewhere for whatever it is she couldn't make up when he was not around.
Perfect looking people are usually anything but perfect. This has been true since forever.