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'Heat'-ing up: Michael Mann writes sequel-prequel 'Heat 2'

Jul. 22, 2022 09:54 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Decades after the release of Michael Mann’s “Heat,” the classic crime thriller has endured in the minds of fans, critics, peers and the director himself. He had so much left to say. “There's always the sense of being shortchanged,” Mann...

'Top Gun: Maverick' wins Tom Cruise 1st $100 million opening

May. 29, 2022 12:49 PM EDT

Forget breaking the sound barrier: Tom Cruise just flew past a major career milestone. The 59-year-old superstar just got his first $100 million opening weekend with “Top Gun: Maverick.” In its first three days in North American theaters, the long-in-the-works sequel earned an...

'Top Gun' and Tom Cruise return to the danger zone

May. 23, 2022 10:56 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In 1983, producer Jerry Bruckheimer was flipping through the May issue of California magazine when he was struck by a story. “Top Guns” read the headline, with a large photograph from inside the cockpit of an F-14 fighter jet. The story opened: “At Mach 2 and 40,000 feet...

Review: 'Top Gun' sequel a welcome trip to the danger zone

May. 12, 2022 13:28 PM EDT

Early on in “Top Gun: Maverick,” Tom Cruise hops on his sleek motorcycle, wearing Aviator sunglasses and a leather jacket with patches, and speeds into a time machine. No, that's not right. It's actually us who take a trip back. More than 30 years after Cruise smirked his way to...