As Baldwin faces charges, gun safety on sets ‘gets louder’

LOS ANGELES – Film production and firearms experts say movie sets probably changed permanently when cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was shot and killed on the remote New Mexico set of the…

‘Bullet Train’ repeats No. 1; ‘Top Gun’ flies back up ranks

NEW YORK – The Brad Pitt action film “Bullet Train” led all movies in ticket sales for a second straight weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday, while a quiet spell…

Charlotte comedy club empties before man fires gun

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A man fired a gun inside a comedy club in North Carolina on Saturday night shortly after it was evacuated and before actor and comedian Craig Robinson…

Giffords documentary comes as gun debates stay center stage

In the two years documentary filmmakers shadowed former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, the most jarring moment for them was in the kitchen of her Tucson, Arizona, home. As cameras were rolling,…

International travel still lags amid COVID, inflation and gun worries – Orlando Sentinel

International tourists are gradually returning to Florida and the rest of the United States, but some potential travelers aren’t booking vacations because of COVID testing requirements, inflation and gun violence,…

Paramount sued over ‘Top Gun’ copyright claim

The widow and son of the man who wrote the 1983 article that inspired the original “Top Gun” are suing Paramount Pictures over its sequel, “Top Gun: Maverick.” In a…

‘Top Gun’ stays aloft with $86M in its 2nd weekend

NEW YORK – The high-flying “Top Gun: Maverick” continued to soar in its second weekend, dropping just 32% from its opening with $86 million in ticket sales, according to studio…

Top Gun House brings movie memorabilia to Oceanside, California

Top Gun House celebrated its grand opening on May 20, 2022, marking the completion of the Mission Pacific Hotel beachside development and its sister property, Seabird Resort, ahead of the…

‘Doctor Strange’ remains atop box office as ‘Top Gun’ looms

LOS ANGELES – Doctor Strange and his multiverse got to linger a little longer atop the weekend box office as Tom Cruise and “Top Gun” wait in the wings. Marvel’s…

Prince William, Kate join Tom Cruise for ‘Top Gun’ premiere

LONDON – Tom Cruise has said he and Prince William “have a lot in common” as Britain’s royals joined the Hollywood star on the red carpet in London for the…