The Pentagon’s Thinly Disguised Recruitment Campaign

The connection between cinema and the military-industrial complex has never been more evident than in the “Top Gun” films, a relentless advertisement for the American defense sector, writes Dr. Binoy Kampmark. HOLLYWOOD, LIKE the American press, has not been spared the influential hand of government. Under the guise of various projects, the defense establishment has … Read more

Sunrise: David Koch takes three weeks off TV for his daughter’s overseas wedding

The star surprised viewers by announcing that they would be away from television screens for a significant period of time. David Koch will take three weeks off for his daughter’s wedding in London. The Sunrise star told viewers on Thursday that he would be taking a break to enjoy this special time with his family. … Read more

Things to do: Read I’m Alright by Kenny Loggins and Jason Turbow

Tom Cruise and Kenny Loggins are forever linked in pop culture by the high-flying 1986 action movie Superior gun. The actor as a star and driving force onscreen, and the musician for his distinctive rendition of the film’s theme song, “Danger Zone.” But the couple had never met in person until October 2016, when they … Read more

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ continues to skyrocket, earning $86 million at the box office

NEW YORK (AP) — The high-flying “Top Gun: Maverick” continued to soar in its second weekend, down just 32% since opening with $86 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates on Sunday. The Paramount Pictures release, with Tom Cruise reprising his role from the 1986 original, is more stable than any such film before. … Read more

‘Top Gun’ stays in the air with $86 million in its 2nd weekend

NEW YORK – The high-flying “Top Gun: Maverick” continued to soar in its second weekend, down just 32% since opening with $86 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates on Sunday. “Top Gun: Maverick” is from Paramount Pictures, a parent company of CBS2. The sequel, with Tom Cruise reprising his role from the 1986 … Read more

Tom Cruise’s tense 2005 interview with 60 Minutes’ Peter Overton resurfaces

‘Put your manners back in place’: Tom Cruise’s excruciatingly tense clash with Nine presenter Peter Overton recirculates again. The excruciatingly awkward moment when Tom Cruise berated veteran Nine reporter Peter Overton and told him to “get your manners back” during a 60 Minutes interview is doing the rounds again. Although 17 years after it was … Read more

Tom Cruise’s tense 2005 interview with 60 Minutes’ Peter Overton resurfaces

‘Put your manners back in place’: Tom Cruise’s excruciatingly tense clash with Nine presenter Peter Overton recirculates again. The excruciatingly awkward moment when Tom Cruise berated veteran Nine reporter Peter Overton and told him to “get your manners back” during a 60 Minutes interview is doing the rounds again. Although 17 years after it was … Read more

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Soars to $124 Million at Box Office in First 3 Days

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ soars to $124 million at box office in first 3 days – CBS New York Watch CBS News It marks the biggest opening for a film in actor Tom Cruise’s legendary career. CBS2’s Jonathan Vigliotti reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. … Read more

Things to watch: Top Gun: Maverick

Title: Top Gun: Maverick Describe this movie in one lethal weapon Quotation: ROGER MURTAUGH: I’m getting too old for this shit. Brief plot summary: The aging aviator assembles the aces, aims for the atomic zone. Ranking using random items relevant to the movie: 3.5 Jerry Hathaway out of 5. Click to enlarge … Read more

Maverick aim for the sky and soar high

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