Top Gun: Maverick has flown to new heights in the box office and broken a record previously held by Titanic. The Tom Cruise-led sequel to 1986’s popular flight school film was released in May 2022.
The Joseph Kosinski-directed Top Gun sequel follows Cruise’s character from the original film, Maverick, as he assumes the role of teacher to a group of star Top Gun alumni, coaching them in preparation for a dangerous mission.
Among his students is Miles Teller’s character Rooster, the son of Maverick’s late flight school partner Goose. The characters’ complicated history ultimately serves as the beating heart of the film.
The original Top Gun, though beloved by audiences, had a mixed critical reception and has run into some controversy since its run in theaters.Read more on screenrant.com