In this episode Rune and Tryggvi check out Tom Cruise’s new aptly named tough guy film Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. After that they look at 80’s classic Top Gun, where they find some surprisingly obvious subtext. Finally, they end with talking about their top five favourite Tom Cruise films. It’s Thomas Cruise Mapother IV all the way ladies and gentlemen!
00:00 – Introduction to the show
01:02 – Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
22:52 – Top Gun
41:59 – Top 5 Tom Cruise
1:03:45 – That’s a wrap
Check out the full list of movies mentioned in this episode by visiting our list on Letterboxd.
This episode contains sound clips from the trailer of Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, Top Gun, and Rain Man. The intro music contains sound bites from The Conversation, Blue Velvet, and Ex Machina.
The theme melody for The Conversation is composed by Jacob Rovsing Koch. Check out the full version here