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Kyle Busch seizes lead on final lap of GWC restart to win second straight at Auto Club Speedway

After climbing from his car in victory lane, Kyle Busch was quick to break out a Days of Thunder reference. Yeah, it was a wild final two laps at Auto Club Speedway. After a spate of tire issues jumbled up the field as the race's final...Show More Summary

Here Is Everything That Is Supposedly Wrong With The Perfect ‘Days Of Thunder

Our friends from Cinema Sins are back again with a breakdown of “Everything Wrong with Days of Thunder in 8 Minutes or Less,” and I don’t typically disagree with many of the details and accusations in these wonderful videos, but I feel like this one’s a little off base. Show More Summary

NASCAR Drivers Who Would Make the Best Crew Chiefs

There's a scene in the movie Days of Thunder where crew chief Harry Hogge (Robert Duvall) tells new driver Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) what he needs from Trickle to make his race car go fast. While Trickle knows how to drive, he readily...Show More Summary

Report: Brad Pitt to join Tom Cruise in Go Like Hell

Call us optimistic, but it seems that a golden age of racing movies could be upon us once again. After classics like Le Mans and Grand Prix gave way to cheeseballs like Days of Thunder and Driven, the past few years have given us the epic documentary Senna and the recent blockbuster Rush. Show More Summary

News Post: Distillation

5 months agoWeb / Webcomics : Penny Arcade!

Tycho: We’ve had a few reports that Gabriel’s “drivatar” has modelled him exquisitely, in every particular; that’s been true in my own experience also. He tells me that he subscribes to the Days Of Thunder school of motorsport, where...Show More Summary

Film: Newswire: Tom Cruise to make another auto racing movie

While at this point the Top Gun sequel probably only exists in Val Kilmer's very vivid hallucinations, Tom Cruise is still interested in returning to one of his vehicular-based successes, with the Days Of Thunder star planning to revisit the world of auto racing in the upcoming Go Like Hell. Based on A.J. Show More Summary

Report: Tom Cruise to play Carroll Shelby in 'Go Like Hell'

Racing fans may hold fond memories of Days of Thunder, but let's face it: that wasn't exactly the best film Tom Cruise has ever made. Oblivion, on the other hand, got much better ratings, but was more about flying ships in the future than racing cars in the past. Show More Summary

Jerry Bruckheimer to Produce ‘Beverly Hills Cop 4,’ Still Developing ‘Bad Boys 3? and ‘Top Gun 2?

7 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

People under the age of 25 might be too young to remember what the names “Simpson/Bruckheimer” meant when appearing in front of a movie. With films like Top Gun, Beverly Hills Cop, Days of Thunder, Bad Boys, The Rock, odds were if Jerry Bruckheimer and the late Don Simpson produced a movie in the Eighties or Nineties, it [...]

‘Rush’: The Real Life Drama That Drove the Filmmakers

"Days of Thunder" meets the God of Thunder in "Rush," which features "Thor" star Chris Hemsworth. Here's what drove filmmakers to make the fact-based car racing drama.

Microsoft CIO Tony Scott out, Jim Dubois stepping in for now

10 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

No matter how much we want Microsoft CIO Tony Scott to also be the man who directed both Days of Thunder and Beverly Hills Cop 2, he isn't that man (that's another Tony Scott). He isn't actually Microsoft's chief information officer either, having stepped down recently to "focus on personal projects," according to a statement issued by Redmond. Show More Summary

A Trailer For Ron Howard's Formula One Epic RUSH, Starring Chris Hemsworth!! DAYS OF THORNDER??

I've never actually seen a Formula One race, although a track was recently completed and opened here in Austin, so I'm hoping I can get out there next time around. Strangely, I've had Hans Zimmer's DAYS OF THUNDER theme stuck in my head as en earbug for two weeks now - not sure how or why this happened - but maybe this'll help to dislodge it. Show More Summary

A NASCAR telenovela debuts on Univision next week

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Because evidently, Days of Thunder wasn't melodramatic enough. Read more...

Daytona 500 – 12 Race Cars Wrecked from “Thunder Testing”

Daytona 500 – 12 Race Cars Wrecked from “Thunder Testing” via Rickey.org Twelve race cars were wrecked from a crash at Daytona 500. This occurred during their second day of "thunder testing" new cars. Forget about the cars... I hope the drivers are okay! I wonder if anybody is seriously injured. Watch the video here: The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor

Is This Museum Selling A Fake Days Of Thunder Car Tom Cruise Never Drove?

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Remember in 1990 when Tom Cruise was in Top Gun again, but this time he was strapped into NASCAR cars instead of fighter jets? Well, that movie has its own title and story and everything— Days of Thunder. Cruise plays NASCAR racer Cole...Show More Summary

Tom Cruise Relives Days Of Thunder With Tara Reid And Benicio Del Toro At Posh London Club!

Somebody is single and finally ready to mingle!! Rocking out with his cocktail out seems like an impossible mission so soon after the Katie Holmes divorce finalized but we NEVER underestimate Tom Cruise! We caught him leaving a London club at 3am this morning and who knows what brand of risky business transpired last night?? Other beautiful A-listers [...]

How Days of Thunder Changed Hollywood

In his death as in his films, Tony Scott handed you, on the sly, little reasons to take heart. Scott, the Hollywood director, killed himself last week, jumping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge. Yet even embedded in such a dire news item there lay the speck of leavening irony. Show More Summary

Days of Thunder

In honour of Tony Scott, here's a reposting of Days of Thunder: Looking back this has to be one of the silliest yet strangely lovable examples of blockbuster entertainment, “Top Gun” reworked for Nascar and told with complete seriousness. Show More Summary

Tom Cruise: Tony Scott Was A ‘Creative Visionary’

Tom Cruise on Monday took some time out of his day to mourn the tragic Sunday suicide of Hollywood heavyweight director Tony Scott. Cruise appeared in Scott’s movies Top Gun and Days of Thunder, two of the movies that turned Cruise into the superstar he is today. Scott took his own life on Sunday after jumping off a bridge [...]Show More Summary

Tom Cruise Reacts to Director Tony Scott's Death

Tom Cruise looks somber after leaving Madeo restaurant following the news of director Tony Scott‘s death on Sunday (August 19) in Los Angeles. The 50-year-old actor worked with the director on the 1990 film Days of Thunder with his then love Nicole Kidman. “Tony was my dear friend and I will really miss him. He [...]

"Days of Thunder" Director, Tony Scott, Dead After Jumping From Bridge

2 years agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Posted on 08.20.2012 15:00 by Justin Cupler Filed under: | race cars | Celebrity Cars | cool fast cars | Nascar | car movies | Cars | Car News Though NASCAR lists pretty far down our list of favorite racing series, the movie “Days of Thunder” is one that took NASCAR and made it interesting for everyone. Show More Summary

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