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Uncovering Curiosities: Stephen Rick’s THE SUPER 

The great Val Kilmer takes on the title role in 2017’s The Super, a horror-mystery-thriller set in a high-rise New York apartment building. It’s great to see Kilmer back on form, offering-up a tremendously chilly performance as the [...]

March 17, 2021

Mission On Hold: Filming Delayed On MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 8

Mission: Impossible 7 and 8 will no longer shoot back-to-back. The delay in M:I 7’s production due to COVID-19 and the delay in the release of Top Gun: Maverick means that Tom Cruise and director Christopher McQuarrie have decided to delay [...]

February 17, 2021

Tom Cruise Still Has All The Right Movies

The mighty Tom Cruise’s boyish charm helped propel him to superstardom in the 1980s. He parlayed that success into working with Hollywood’s top directors (Steven Spielberg, Tony Scott, Brian DePalma, Robert Redford, Oliver Stone) starring a [...]

July 3, 2020

Tony Scott Directing Tom Cruise On The Set Of TOP GUN

The late Tony Scott‘s Top Gun mixed orange-tinted cinematography, fast editing and catchy music to deliver a rip-roaring slice of popcorn cinema. It was winning combination which went on to become a staple in Hollywood filmmaking throughout [...]

June 7, 2020

Remembering Shane Black’s KISS KISS BANG BANG

Shane Black’s 2005 directorial debut, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang is a near flawless modern noir. Black’s script sizzles with wit and one-liners and Robert Downey Jr and Val Kilmer are perfect as the leads. Kilmer was post-Batman, Downey was [...]

April 24, 2020

Arial Action: Behind-The-Scenes Of TOP GUN: MAVERICK

Tom Cruise’s Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is back in Top Gun: Maverick. The film hits screens in the summer of 2020, but this behind-the-scenes piece shows how they brought the film’s impressive-looking arial action to the big screen.  [...]

December 18, 2019

Cold As Ice: Val Kilmer Is Back For TOP GUN 2

It needed to happen  – and it’s finally been confirmed: Tom ‘Iceman’ Kazansky is back for Top Gun 2. Yes, Val Kilmer will be rejoin Tom Cruise for Top Gun: Maverick. Kilmer is currently hanging with cast and crew in San [...]

June 7, 2018

Tom Cruise And Jerry Bruckheimer Talk TOP GUN 2

Top Gun 2 has been up in the air for the past few years. We know Tom Cruise and Jerry Bruckheimer are working on it and that Val Kilmer has been asked to be their wing-man – but that’s about it. Jerry Bruckheimer shared the above picture [...]

January 30, 2016

DVD Review: DRONES Is A Solid Modern Warfare Drama

Drones is a solid little war thriller that manages to engage despite its restrictions. Rick Rosenthal’s 21st Century war film stars Eloise Mumford and Matt O’Leary as members of the US air force charged with controlling drone strikes over [...]

January 16, 2015

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