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Exclusive: Top Gun 30th Anniversary Tribute (Video)

True Story: TOP GUN is the movie that made me really start noticing the style of different filmmakers, which in turn made me into the movie geek I am today. I used to catch Tony Scott 's REVENGE whenever it played on HBO and loved the distinct camerawork, editing, shots, etc. and then one day, I caught TOP GUN on TV and noticed how similar they were in style. This was long before the...
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Tom Cruise and Jerry Bruckheimer meet to discuss Top Gun 2

There's been a lot of talk these past few years about a sequel to TOP GUN and despite the untimely death of Tony Scott , Tom Cruise and uber-producer Jerry Bruckheimer have still been keen on shooting a sequel. Well, it looks like shit is about to get real, as Bruckheimer himself tweeted out the following, showing that there's SOME progress on TOP GUN 2. Just got...
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Val Kilmer says, "Yes!" to Top Gun 2

Earlier in the year, Tom Cruise stated that he was still keen on making TOP GUN 2 if they could do it without the use of computer generated jets. While I admire Tom's affinity for practical effects in today's cinematic world, it's the story I'm more concerned about. Drone warfare is said to be a factor, and now we may have confirmation of a possible returning...
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The Good, The Bad & The Badass: Tony Scott

Last week , we took at look at the career of the legendary Lee Marvin . This week's subject is no-less legendary, being one of the most successful action movie directors of all time... Tony Scott   It's stunning and sad think that that Tony Scott has been dead a full three years now. His passing took all of his fans by surprise with him still...
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Tom Cruise says there will be no Top Gun 2 with CGI jets

The latest MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE kicks off with Tom Cruise hanging outside of a plane during takeoff. Believe it or not, the 53-year-old actor is actually pretty keen on being on the inside of a plane once again. The possibility of TOP GUN 2 has been thrown around in the past and with ROGUE NATION about to hit theaters, talk has picked up once again. Last we heard, Justin Marks...
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Producer says Tom Cruise is still down for drone warfare inspired Top Gun 2

While there's no word on who will direct it or when filming might start, according to Skydance CEO David Ellison, Tom Cruise still wants to fly back into the danger zone in a TOP GUN sequel. Ellison provided an update on the project during the TERMINATOR: GENISYS press day in Berlin , and he says there is a fantastic role for Cruise's Maverick in the film, which is being...
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Top Gun 2 enlists Jungle Book writer Justin Marks

We haven’t heard a lot over the last year about the sequel to TOP GUN; producer Jerry Bruckheimer, who is returning for the sequel, shared his basic plot idea involving drones , but that’s pretty much it. After the passing of Tony Scott , the project was at a standstill. Today THR is reporting that the sequel to the 80s movie has landed a writer; Justin Marks has signed...
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Cool Videos: Honest Trailers flies into the Danger Zone with Top Gun

With Tom Cruise 's EDGE OF TOMORROW arriving in theaters this week, Screen Junkies has felt the need...the need for a TOP GUN Honest Trailer. The Screen Junkies guys point out a few of the things they find a little silly about the Tony Scott film in their latest Honest Trailer, and you can probably guess what a few of those items might be. Beach volleyball? Check. Homosexual...
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Jerry Bruckheimer shares the basic plot for Top Gun 2: Tom Cruise vs Drones

Even after the unfortunate passing of Tony Scott , producer Jerry Bruckheimer and Tom Cruise have stated that they are still hoping to get a sequel to TOP GUN made in the near future. But, with Cruise busy making movies with little things like completed screenplays, casts, and directors attached, it is still up in the air when TOP GUN 2 will happen. In a recent interview with The...
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Jerry Bruckheimer is still hopeful that a Top Gun sequel will get off the ground

Today we got word that Jerry Bruckheimer was splitting from Disney after a long prosperous relationship. Now it seems like there's one property that the producer was attached to that people are still curious about-- a sequel to 1986's TOP GUN. Not that long ago, the stars had finally aligned for the project. Tom Cruise was on, Tony Scott was location scouting, and...
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Jerry Bruckheimer says Top Gun 2 may still happen

Despite reports that the sequel to TOP GUN was no longer happening in the wake of director Tony Scott 's death, producer Jerry Bruckheimer has some information to the contrary. In the wake of TOP GUN's 3D re-release on Blu-ray, Bruckheimer has two more big franchise films on the horizon: THE LONE RANGER this summer and PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 5 after that. But, TOP GUN remains on...
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The UnPopular Opinion: Top Gun

THE UNPOPULAR OPINION is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! **** SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** Oh, TOP...
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