The follow-up to Top Gun, Days of Thunder couldn’t quite live up to the bar set by its predecessor, including on the soundtrack side as the main single from the movie, “Show Me Heaven” by Maria McKee, failed to chart in the US, although it was a pretty massive hit worldwide.
Most of the movies that came out just before the pandemic in theaters are now on DVD and Blu-ray this week including Sonic, Onward, The Way Back and Brahms: The Boy II, the final season of The Good Place, the massive DC crossover movie Justice League Dark: Apokolips War and more.
Film fans were shocked and saddened to learn that director Tony Scott committed suicide late Sunday night. Scott directed some of our favorite movies of all time, including, of course, Top Gun but also Man on Fire, True Romance and Crimson Tide, just to name a few.
“If you shoot someone in the head with a .45 every time you kill somebody, it becomes like your fingerprint, see? But if you strangle one, stab another, and one you cut up, and one you don’t, then the police don’t know what to do”