The cast of Top Gun: Maverick singing along to “Lucky” by Britney Spears. The film is set 36 years after its predecessor, it follows Maverick’s (Tom Cruise) return to the United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program (also known as U.S. Navy-Fighter Weapons School-“TOPGUN”), where he must confront his past as he trains a group of younger aviators, among them the son of Maverick’s deceased best friend Lieutenant Nick “Goose” Bradshaw, USN. See the post below.
Top Gun: Maverick synopsis follows, “After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who choose to fly it.”
Top Gun: Maverick stars Tom Cruise as Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, reprising his role from the original, alongside Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Monica Barbaro, Lewis Pullman, Ed Harris, and Val Kilmer.
The film has grossed $621 million worldwide, making it the fourth highest-grossing film of 2022.