March 3, 2024

Episode 78: Top Gun: Maverick

This week we leap with foley artist John Roesch to 2022 action drama Top Gun: Maverick. Can old man Cruise still play a convincing action role? Join us as we discuss this and more!

Season 3, Episode 24

THE Leap

How did we leap here?

Sound: John Roesch

From: Happy Gilmore

Chosen by:
Crew (Scott)
Film (Scott)

John Roesch has been making films sound great for many years, working on classics like Back to the Future and Terminator 2, through to more recent films, one of which Scott takes us to this week, our 7th(!) Roesch film so far on this podcast.

 

Where are we leaping to?

Sound: James Mather

To: About Time

Chosen by:
Crew (Glenn)
Film (Glenn)

James Mather has worked on some big action blockbuster, Harry Potter films, superhero films, and About Time – which Glenn takes us to with his first of three leaps.

 

Scott

Mike

Glenn

Final Score

Season Three Rankings

Scott

Mike

Glenn

Final Score

Season Three Rankings

Rankings for Season Three (so far)

  • Jurassic Park – 26.5 / 30
  • Happy Gilmore – 25.5 / 30
  • Get Out – 25.5 / 30
  • Top Gun: Maverick – 23.95 / 30
  • Galaxy Quest – 23.25 / 30
  • The Dish – 23 / 30
  • Ready Player One – 23 / 30
  • Serenity – 22.75 / 30
  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent – 22 / 30
  • Pulp Fiction – 22 / 30
  • Zombieland: Double Tap – 21.75 / 30
  • Cocaine Bear – 21.25 / 30
  • Two Hands – 20.75 / 30
  • Contagion – 20.5 / 30
  • Deadpool – 19.75 / 30
  • 8mm – 19 / 30
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – 19 / 30
  • Whiplash – 19 / 30
  • Out of Sight – 19 / 30
  • Insidious – 18.75 / 30
  • Total Recall – 18 / 30
  • Where The Wild Things Are – 17.5 / 30
  • Dick – 14.75 / 30
  • 6 Underground – 11.25 / 30