Tom Cruise Top Gun Maverick: 10 Things You Must Know About

Tom Cruise Top Gun Maverick: 10 Things You Must Know About

Hollywood action actor Tom Cruise is coming with an action-packed latest film, Top Gun Maverick with starring Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Ed Harris, and Val Kilmer in the lead roles. The film is directed by Joseph Kosinski, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, Tom Cruise, Christopher McQuarrie, and David Ellison under the production companies Skydance Media, Don Simpson / Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Tencent Pictures, TC Productions. The film is distributed by Paramount Pictures, releasing this December 2020.

Here are some facts and things you must know about this Tom Cruise Top Gun Maverick 2020 movie --

#1 At first Top Gun 2020 Movie was scheduled to be released in theaters on July 12, 2019. It would have released one week after Marvel's Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019), but delayed was on date June 24, 2020, more delayed and postponed to the date December 23, 2020, due to the Coronavirus pandemic 2019-20.


#2 Val Kilmer, who played a role as Admiral Tom "Iceman" Kazansky in the film had worked with starred opposite Tom Cruise's ex-wife Nicole Kidman in Batman Forever (1995) 25 years earlier, that's so interesting, right?

Photo: Val Kilmer

#3 This is the first Top Gun movie to be filmed in IMAX, with IMAX-certified Sony Venice 6K full-frame cameras, unlike the 1986's original film, which was shot in the Super 35 format.

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#4 Top Gun Controversy - Shortly after the film trailer released, Canadian journalist Mark MacKinnon spotted that Mitchell's leather bomber jacket was changed from the original film to omit the Republic of China and Japanese national flags present on the original, leading to speculation that the change was politically motivated in order to appease the Communist Party of China. This thing made some controversy in the United States, with U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and Donald Trump Jr. criticizing the alteration.

#5 Actor Tom Cruise and Ed Harris earlier appeared together in the film, The Firm (1993).

Photo: Tom Cruise and Ed Harris in The Firm (1993) Film

#6 Collabrations

  • This is the Second collaboration between Tom Cruise and director Joseph Kosinski.
  • Ed Harris first collaboration with producer Jerry Bruckheimer.
  • The first collaboration between Ed Harris, Val Kilmer and Jennifer Connelly 
  •  Actress Jennifer Connelly and Ed Harris first collaboration.
  • Ed Harris's third collaboration with Jerry Bruckheimer.

#7 During a July 2019 interview with Entertainment Tonight, Kelly McGillis said that she was not asked to appear in this movie. When asked why she wasn't contacted, she stated, it was likely because she is now old and fat.

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Photo: Actress Kelly McGills

Kelly also said -- " I look age-appropriate for what my age is, and that is not what that whole scene is about. I'd much rather feel absolutely secure in my skin and who and what I am at my age, as opposed to placing a value on all that other stuff."

#8 It was a mystery if actor Val Kilmer will going to be in this movie cause of his battle with throat cancer. However, as of January 2020, he is confirmed to reprise his role as "Iceman".

#9 Star actor Tom Cruise involved in this sequel movie on the condition that real aircraft should be used in the aerial sequences, not CGI.

Top Gun: Maverick (2020) Tom Cruise

#10 The World War 2, P-51 Mustang aircraft seen in this movie is actually Tom Cruise's own airplane, him being an accomplished pilot in real life.

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