Tom Cruise, For The Love Of God, You Do Not Have To Do This

Tom. hey. Tom Cruise. Tom. Are you doing okay, buddy? It seems like you are, mostly, most of the time, what with the still-ongoing success of Top Gun: Maverick and the new Mission: Impossible business and various other projects with colons in the title. These are both cool things and exciting reminders that it can … Read more

Maverick’ Passes ‘Black Panther’ With $701 Million Cume

Tom Cruise plays Capt. Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in Top Gun: Maverick from Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Paramount Pictures As the prophecy has foretold, Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick has topped the Labor Day weekend box office. It earned $7.9 million over the Fri-Sun part and fended off a surprising challenge from Sony’s … Read more

‘Spider-Man’ Tops Weekend Box Office But ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Passes $700 Million

Tom Cruise in ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Paramoun and Skydance Yes, it’s nuts that an eight-month-old MCU flick and a Memorial Day weekend release are tops for the Labor Day box office. Yes, that has far more to do with the lack of big movies in the marketplace than Top Gun 2James Cameron worthy legs. For … Read more

‘Cinema Day’ Helped But Theaters Still Need More Big Movies

Tom Holland in ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Sony As the prophecy foretold, Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick roared back to the top of the domestic box office charts, ending the summer at #1 for the Labor Day weekend. Of course, it and all the movies in play were aided by ‘national cinema day,’ whereby every … Read more

Maverick’ And Why He’d Love To Perform ‘Danger Zone’ At The 2023 Oscars

Kenny Loggins’ association with iconic soundtracks spans decades. Chris Jensen Singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins is a legend in his own right, but his work on the Top Gun soundtrack is nothing short of iconic. “Danger Zone,” a track he was never originally meant to record for the original movie, plays a vital role in the sequel, … Read more

‘Top Gun: Maverick’: Check Out Film’s Box Office Success, Oscar Dreams, Sequel Speculation

Filmmaker Joseph Kosinski is remarkably polite about the success of the ‘Top Gun: Maverick’. He is the director of the movie, which is decade’s longest-running box office success. Kosinski has been the one, who has been most shocked by its success. When theaters some thing to cheer for, Skydance and Paramount’s action-packed thriller, which features … Read more

Movie Theaters Are Being Starved To Death

NEW YORK, UNITED STATES – 10/05/2020: A woman wearing a face mask walks past the Regal Cinemas. Regal Cinemas which is the second-largest operator of theaters in the United States, plans to close all 500 US theaters affecting some 40,000 employees as the coronavirus pandemic ravages the film industry. (Photo by John Nacion/SOPA Images/LightRocket via … Read more

Tom Cruise Really Did Save Movie Theaters

Paramount has announced that Skydance’s Top Gun: Maverick will debut on PVOD and EST (priced to buy) on August 23, a week from today. That gives it the standard 90-day theatrical window, although the film’s DVD, Blu-ray and 4k HD release aren’t until November 1. That’s 22 weeks after its May 27 opening day. That’s … Read more

Summer Movie Blockbusters Have Returned

Tom Cruise poses for the media during the ‘Top Gun Maverick’ UK premiere at a central London cinema, … [+] on Thursday, May 19, 2022. The sequel now ranks among the ten top grossing films in North America and the highest grossing film of Tom Cruise’s career. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali) Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. … Read more

Maverick’ With Fewer Action Movies?

Tom Cruise in ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Deadline had a story yesterday concerning Tom Cruise’s upcoming projects: they were all alongside writer/producer/director Christopher McQuarrie. They also were not necessarily conventional franchise plays. One is a ‘gritty action movie with franchise potential,’ one is a song-and-dance musical and the other … Read more