Originating from New Orleans, “Iko Iko” is a song that has seen many different versions over the years, including the one performed by The Belle Stars that appeared in 1988’s Rain Man for the opening scene and was later a successful single off the soundtrack.
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.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about a sequel to Labyrinth, the first look at Darkseid from the Snyder Cut, The Lincoln Lawyer and Girl with the Dragon Tattoo coming to Amazon, The Gentlemen, Bloodshot and more.
Nicolas Cage is playing Joe Exotic, Robocop coming to Mortal Kombat 11, Cate Blanchett in talks to star in the Borderlands movie, National Treasure is getting a Disney+ series, Boba Fett is coming to The Mandalorian and more in this week’s return of the News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about the first trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Tenet, the latest trailer for Top Gun: Maverick, a new reboot of Power Rangers, Jumanji: The Next Level, the season finales of Watchmen and The Purge and more.
Tom Cruise is back behind the stick for the long anticipated sequel to Top Gun, Top Gun: Maverick, as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell returns to the Top Gun academy to train a new group of fighter pilots for a dangerous new mission.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris survive the horror of the new Cats movie and discuss the return of Maverick, the raunchy 80s video game movie Joysticks, the Christopher Lambert/Mario Van Peebles “classic” Gunmen, the extended Kevin Smith universe and more.
34 years after we last saw him, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is back in the pilot’s seat for the long-awaited sequel to Top Gun, Top Gun: Maverick, arriving next June.