Transcript for Movie Buffs Still Feeling the Need for Speed 30 Years Later
30 years ago today, we felt their need, the need for speed. Matt Gutman, though, on what we never knew about "Top gun." âª You've lost that loving feeling âª Reporter: But it's hardly âª gone, gone, gone âª âª whoa, whoa, whoa âª Reporter: Tom cruise cemented his blockbuster status as a grinning 23-year-old famously and sweatily playing volleyball. In jeans. Who felt the need -- The need for speed. âª Highway to the danger zone âª Reporter: Cruising on that motorcycle, Tom boosted ray-ban sales by 40%. A spike that will -- âª take my breath away âª Reporter: Speaking of which -- kids, close your eyes. This scene only added because testing audiences wanted something more steamy. Okay, that's enough. Nostalgic? Good news. A sequel is in the works with You can be my wing man any time. Reporter: Matt Gutman, ABC news, Los Angeles. 30 years. I'm David mu Next on newscenter 5.
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