It sounds like a load of codswallop, but according to the ever-so-reliable British press (snigger), Tom Cruise may be getting back with Paramount â€“ didnâ€™t they boot from the lot!? â€“ for a â€œTop Gunâ€ sequel.
Cruise was first offered a â€œTop Gun 2â€ just after the release of the first film, but knocked it back immediately fearing itâ€™d be some sort of, er, Danger Zone.
Whatâ€™s different now? Well, I suppose one could say Cruise needs a hit â€“ something he hasnâ€™t had in a while, but is this really the way to go? He might as well star in â€œRiskier Businessâ€ and â€œCockail 2 : The Hangoverâ€ while heâ€™s at it. â€œTop Gunâ€ was a fun film, but groundbreaking? Worthy of a follow-up? Franchise-ready? No â€“ to all of those things.
“The idea is Maverick is at the Top Gun school as an instructor – and this time it is he who has to deal with a cocky new female pilotâ€, a source tells The Sun.
I donâ€™t detest the idea of a â€œTop Gunâ€ sequel â€“not when everything gets sequelized or prequelized eventually; sure beats a remake! â€“ but Iâ€™d think itâ€™d much more viable, and affordable, to simply have say, Val Kilmer reprise his role as Ice Man for the film. Thatâ€™d probably do well enough to warrant the cost of a few Jet Fighters. It’d probably generate just as much interest, too.
Apparently Cruise is yet to say â€œYesâ€ to the film, of which a script outline has already been written, and I doubt he ever will.
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Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.