Warner Bros. couldn’t have planned it better if they tried: As Oscar night rapidly approaches, 2012’s would-be underdog Argo turns up on Blu-ray, offering viewers of the ceremony an opportunity to get thoroughly outraged on Ben Affleck’s behalf for not being nominated. Meanwhile, a collection of crowd-pleasers old and new joins Affleck’s blockbuster on home… More »
Upon its release in 1986, Top Gun became not just a box office smash, but a bona fide pop culture phenomenon. Star Tom Cruise became a star virtually overnight, while director Tony Scott changed the visual landscape of moviemaking by incorporating the then-burgeoning aesthetic of music videos into the look of the film.
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Tony Scott’s high-flying action classic Top Gun is getting a 3D release on theatrical screens and home video this week, which was originally intended to pave the way for a Top Gun sequel before Scott’s tragic death last year. Fans of 3D were no doubt excited for this bit of three-dimensional nostalgia, which now feels… More »