Have you heard or seen about the sequel of 1986 movie, Top Gun by Tom Cruise? Yes, you read that right. The movie will get a continuation after 2 decades. And it will be entitled Maverick. Top Gun 2020 is coming soon by Summer of next year.
Details of Top Gun 2020 Maverick
Watch out! Top Gun Maverick is an upcoming film and a sequel to the 1986 blockbuster hit , Top Gun (“Up there, the best of the best”). It will be directed by Joseph Kosinski, same director from another hollywood blockbuster movie, Tron – Legacy. The Top Gun sequel is scheduled to be released next summer. The schedule of the release is on June 26, 2020 by Paramount Pictures. But the original schedule is suppose to be on July 12, 2019. Hence, high expectations are associated with this upcoming movie compared to it’s first movie. Because, Top Gun 1986 had a gross commercial earning of $350 million internationally from the movie budget of just $15 million.
The exact schedule on theatres of Top Gun 2020 Maverick is on June 26, 2020. This release date is coming soon for the much awaited sequel by Tom Cruise , one of his big hit holllywood movies.
Success of the First Top Gun 1986 Movie
Being a multi awarded film. It was also selected for film preservation by the United States Library of Congress during the National Film Registry in 2015. After the movie’s big hit, it affects the recruitment in the military especially for Naval Aviators which increased by 500 percent. Also, releases of different video games from Nintendo and Sony Playstation inspired by the film spawned a number of sales. Finally the controversial chinese movies in 2011 and 2017. Entitled Jian Shi Chu Ji (Skyfighters) and Kong Lian Lie (Skyhunters) are said to be adaptation from the Top Gun movie. Certainly, it is a proof on how successful the first movie had accomplished.
Top Gun 2020 Cast
Still Tom Cruise being the main character as the Ace Pilot, Captain Peter “Maverick” Mitchell now as a flight instructor. Miles Teller as Bradley Bradshaw, a trainee and happens to be the son of Maverick’s late flight partner Nick “Goose” Bradshaw. Val Kilmer as “Iceman”, being one of the original members cast from the first film. Appearance of Jennifer Connelly is also confirmed being a single mother running a bar near the Naval Base. Glen Powell would appear as another pilot trainee.
The genre stays Drama and Action like how the original film started. Though the previous film had some reviews that the non flight scenes were not child friendly according to Rotten Tomatoes’ audience feedback.
The first trailer was shown at San Diego Comic Con on July 18, 2019.
Plot and Development
The release was confirmed during the International Tour of “The Mummy” in 2017. Where the lead actor, Tom Cruise’ had confirmation of the sequel’s filming in 2018.The film will focus at the end of the dog fighting era. Movie’s progress began in 2010. The story starts, 34 years after the first film. Where Maverick Mitchell now a flight instructor, teaching Bradley Bradshaw as a trainee, the son of his late co-pilot from the previous film. Tom Cruise stated that this movie is like “a love letter to aviation”.
The production officially started, May 30, 2018 in San Diego, California. Consequently, in the middle week of February 2019, Tom Cruise and the crew were sighted in USS Theodore Roosevelt at NAS North Island. Finally, the photography wrap scheduled until April 15, 2019.
Top Gun 2020 Movie Trailer Reactions
After the first trailer was released. Fans have been reacting to the new Top Gun: Maverick trailer after Tom Cruise gave fans a first glimpse of the Top Gun 2020 sequel at San Diego Comic Con. Trailer Reviews were also published everywhere. Take a glimpse below. Here are just some of the reactions in social media which became viral after the first trailer was publicly released.
What do you think about Top Gun 2020?
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Wow, never thought it would have a sequel. Very Nice. Tom Cruise never fails to surprise me with this upcoming film of Top Gun 2020 Maverick Movie. I am definitely gonna watch it.