Movie 1986's 'Top Gun' Led To A Military Recruiting Boom. Will The Upcoming Sequel Do The Same? By Libby Denkmann • Aug 17, 2020 Paramount Pictures "Top Gun: Maverick" is scheduled for release next year. But perceptions of the military and warfare have changed since the original iconic movie premiered in 1986. In A New Movie About 'Black Hawk Down,' Troops Tell The Story Hollywood Missed By Sarah Harris • Nov 15, 2018 Mike Strasser / U.S. Army The 2001 Hollywood blockbuster movie "Black Hawk Down" portrayed the story of the Battle of Mogadishu. Now, a new documentary hopes to change the narrative. Movie Brings New Perspective to Key Korean War Battle By John Ismay • Aug 12, 2016 John Ismay / American Homefront In Hollywood, the Korean War is almost forgotten. While U.S. movie studios have turned out hundreds of films about World War II and several dozen about Vietnam, movies about Korea are far less common.