Reese Witherspoon Sees Top Gun: Maverick as Road Map for Legally Blonde 3

Looks like we’ll soon be seeing Elle Woods battling crippling g-forces as she drops pink handbags from on high onto an enemy bunker. Unless we’re interpreting this incorrectly. Reese Witherspoon spoke with USA Today on Friday to discuss surfacea new psychological drama that she produced for Apple TV + starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Hiddleston, Ari … Read more

The thinly disguised Pentagon recruitment drive

The link between film and the military-industrial complex has never been more evident than in the ‘Top Gun’ movies— a relentless advertisement for the US defense sector, writes Dr Binoy Kampmark. HOLLYWOOD, LIKE the US press, has not been spared the influential hand of government. Under the mask of various projects, the defense establishment has … Read more

‘Elvis’ and ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Have Photo Finish at the Box Office in Unusual Weekend

It’s Pete “Maverick” Mitchell vs. Elvis Aaron Presley in a domestic box office brawl. In one corner, you’ve got the weekend’s big new studio release, Warner Bros. and Baz Luhrmann’s Elvisa highly stylized look at an American icon starring newcomer Austin Butler shaking his hips and fat-suited Tom Hanks wetting his lips. In the other … Read more

Tornado GR4 flown in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria goes on permanent display in Perth

Perth’s Aviation Heritage Museum is celebrating the arrival of a Tornado GR4 to its collection of historic aircraft after a long campaign. Royal Australian Air Force Association (RAAFA) WA head Ian Craig says the organization began applying to get the aircraft, which the public can see from next month at the Bull Creek museum, from … Read more

Top Gun: Maverick Stays In Box Office Stratosphere For Second Week

An object in motion will stay in motion, as the supersonic jets of Top Gun: Maverick have proven The Tom Cruise-led action-adventure sequel continued to punch a hole in the sky as ticket sales did better than expected this weekend. Its domestic earnings added another $86 million to the total, which marks the smallest decline … Read more

Top Gun: Maverick Breaks Box Office Records

More conservative types may have worried that Tom Cruise suiting up as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell was a “ride into the danger zone” of obsolesce. But this weekend’s receipts for Top Gun: Maverick have proven them wrong. The Jerry Bruckheimer-produced, Joseph Kosinski-directed sequel to the 1986 original didn’t just do well, it leveled the competition as … Read more

Maverick aims for the skies and soars high

Former Top Gun pilot Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is called back to train a new group of students for a perilous mission. Digital editor Dan Jensen takes a ride into the danger zone for 2022’s most exhilarating cinema thrill ride. THE ORIGINAL top gun was one of the most successful blockbusters of the ’80s, but despite … Read more

Tom Cruise Jets into Cannes — and Leaves with a Palme d’Or

The Palme d’or is the Cannes Film Festival’s most prized possession – the top award handed out at the end of the festival to the jurors’ choice for the best film in the competition. But just like how the Oscars give out honorary awards to a handful of recipients at a separate event – ​​the … Read more

17 ‘Top Gun’-Inspired Items You Need to Fulfill Your Aviation Style Mission

After more than 30 years, the top gun sequel you’ve been waiting for is ready to take flight. Top Gun: Maverick, the follow up to the ’80s cult classic, debuts in theaters on May 24, just in time for summer. Starring Its Famous Original Cast Members, Tom Cruise and Val Kilmerthe action-packed drama also includes … Read more

Why Top Gun: Maverick intentionally left out Kelly McGillis and Meg Ryan

The director of Top Gun: Maverick has spilled on why two of the original movie’s biggest stars were intentionally cut from the sequel. It’s been 36 years since Top Gun zoomed through theaters. Now, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, iconically portrayed by a young Tom Cruise, is back in the cockpit in Top Gun: Maverick. The highly-anticipated … Read more