The following is an exclusive interview granted to the Virgin Film Guide
by the real-life Topper Harley, the reclusive, "Rambo"-style commando played by Charlie Sheen in HOT SHOTS! PART DEUX.
VFG: Topper, how does it feel to be portrayed as a figure of ridicule in a movie that spoofs everything from RAMBO through BASIC INSTINCT, APOCALYPSE NOW, LADY AND THE TRAMP, "American Gladiators" and the Energizer bunny?
TH: What do you mean? I didn't catch any of those references.
VFG: You must be joking!
TH: No--if I were joking, I would say "A horse walks into a bar, and the bartender asks him, `Why the long face?'"
VFG: This is a highly patri...