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Cool Stuff: Limited Edition, Reversible ‘Top Gun’ Foil Posters

The highway to the danger zone is now paved with shiny foil posters. Odd City Entertainment announced that they’ve teamed with Paramount Pictures to make an officially licensed poster for Tony Scott‘s iconic action film, Top Gun. Popular...Show More Summary

Review: Assassin's Creed Unity parades the series' most profound playground

Ubisoft's latest slice of history asks us to slay Paris. The Creed series often feels like Forrest Gump as directed by Tony Scott, the kind of game's where Tom Hanks' lovable simpleton, instead of shaking JFK's hand, would be recast as his hooded shooter, eliminating a fiendish Templar doubleagent with what would probably be an actual magic bullet. Show More Summary

Tony Scott: Lost Tapes

2 months agoMusic / Jazz : JazzWax

Clarinetist Tony Scott wasn't a fan of vibrato. Adding it would only have smoothed out his sound and landed him in the shadow of Artie Shaw and Buddy DeFranco. Instead, he preferred to stand out with a hoarse, stripped down,...

Susan Sarandon's Infamous Sex Scene With Catherine Deneuve Led To Hate Mail

Certain horror-film aficionados may have an affinity for the obscure 1983 glam-rock movie "The Hunger." Ahead of its time, the Tony Scott film was a vampire movie when vampire movies in Hollywood were relatively rare. It stars David Bowie during a period when all of his movies were destined for cult-hit status, instead of mainstream success. Show More Summary

Newswire: A new writer joins the volleyball game for the still-maybe-happening Top Gun 2

Paramount and Jerry Bruckheimer have been batting around the idea of Top Gun 2 for years—it’s been served by original screenwriter Christopher McCurrie, set up by the late Tony Scott, and gently bopped by The Town’s Peter Craig and X-Men: First Class’ Ashley Miller and Zack Stentz. Show More Summary

‘Top Gun 2? Gets ‘Jungle Book’ Writer Justin Marks

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

Top Gun 2 was getting ready to take flight when the 2012 death of Tony Scott left the project grounded. But now it’s preparing to try and launch again. Justin Marks, the writer of Disney’s upcoming The Jungle Book, has been entered talks for the sequel. Show More Summary

Top Gun 2 Is Definitely Happening And A Major Writer Is Involved

Even the tragic early death of director Tony Scott can't slow down the progress of Top Gun 2 - a sequel to the massively successful 1980 drama - and today comes news that the movie is taking another big step towards actually gettingShow More Summary

'Top Gun 2' Premiere Date Still Unknown, Jerry Bruckheimer to Push Sequel's Release

"Top Gun 2," the sequel to Tony Scott and Jerry Bruckheimer's "Top Gun" was supposed to get a 2014 release but has been delayed since Scott's suicide in 2012.

Antoine Fuqua Will Replace Director Tony Scott on 'Narco Sub'

7 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

The long-gestating thriller 'Narco Sub' explores the submersible crafts used by cartels to smuggle drugs in and out of the country. [...]

Antoine Fuqua Taking Over Tony Scott's 'Narco Sub' Thriller Now

Following the death of Top Gun director Tony Scott, several projects were left in limbo. One such film was the crime thriller Narco Sub, set in the dangerous world of drug smuggling. The title refers to custom-made ocean-going self-propelled submersible vessel built by drug traffickers to smuggle drugs, usually from Colombia to Mexico. Show More Summary

The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen: #44 ‘The Hunger’ (Exclusive Clip)

“The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen” retrospective is out now on VOD/iTunes/Amazon, we we’ve got an exclusive clip that focuses on Tony Scott’s 1983 vampire classic, The Hunger, which stars Catherine Deneuve, David Bowie and Susan Sarandon. “The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen,” from director Anthony Masi, focuses on 50 lesser-known […]

Newswire: Entourage producer takes over Hell’s Angels movie developed by Tony Scott

In defiance of the ancient prophecy “when gearhead and meathead are one, the end of days has begun,” Entourage writer-producer Rob Weiss is taking over the production of Fox 2000’s Hell’s Angels. The film is based on the life of Hell’s...Show More Summary

'Entourage' Producer Replaces Director Tony Scott on 'Hell's Angels' Biopic

7 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

The film will now center on legendary member Sonny Barger, who helped found the Oakland chapter of this infamous motorcycle gang. [...]

Hollywood Already Did Top Gun II... And It Was Terrible

9 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It looks like Top Gun II is back on again after the death of Tony Scott shot the sequel project down to earth in a ball of flames. Our sister site i09 has it that Top Gun II's plot will feature Tom Cruise proving that a human in the cockpit still cannot be beat by a drone. Show More Summary

'Top Gun 2' Gets A Plot: Tom Cruise Will Battle Some Drones In The Danger Zone

Top Gun 2 continues to be the unnecessary sequel to an unnecessary original film that just won’t quit—despite the suicide of original director Tony Scott in 2012, the fact that it’s been nearly 30 years since the Cold War-based original film, and that Tom Cruise isn’t the guaranteed box office draw he once was, producer [...]

Jerry Bruckheimer Confirms Top Gun 2 Still In The Works, Confirms Drone Plot

Despite the passing of Tony Scott in 2012, Top Gun 2 somehow remains a priority for producer Jerry Bruckheimer. The follow-up to the 1986 air-fighting drama was a touchstone of the era, which is to say that it’s dated and no one is really expecting or looking for a follow-up. Show More Summary

Jerry Bruckheimer's Top Gun 2 Involves Drones

Thirty years on and without original director Tony Scott, Jerry Bruckheimer's desire to make a Top Gun sequel has not changed. Naval fighter weapons technology has changed a lot, however, so Top Gun 2 is going to have both Tom Cruise and drones. "The concept is basically, are the pilots... More »

‘Top Gun 2? Is Going To Be About Tom Cruise Teaching Nerds To Party

9 months agoEntertainment / Film : FilmDrunk

Top Gun 2 was thought to be on a fast track, until it was derailed by Tony Scott’s suicide in August 2012. Later it was reported that the producers’ energies had shifted to making a 3D re-release of the original Top Gun, which hasn’t happened yet either. But if this latest Jerry Bruckheimer interview is to be believed, the idea for Top Gun 2 isn’t dead yet.

Names in Horror: Catherine Deneuve

  Catherine Deneuve is best remembered in the Horror genre for her paranoid performance as Carol in Roman Polanski's classic thriller, Repulsion. She would later play a seducing role as the vampiric Miriam Blaylock in Tony Scott's The Hunger, from 1983. Which is your favorite performance by Catherine Deneuve?

Check Out Odd City Entertainment's Awesome 'True Romance' Poster

Though director Tony Scott is no longer with us, he left behind a legacy of spectacular films that will inspire generations of cinephiles and filmmakers. One such gem is True Romance, arguably the best film that Scott directed in his all too short career. Show More Summary

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