After many twists and turns that included multiple release date changes, the anticipated sequel Top Gun: Maverick from the director Joseph Kosinski (Oblivion) and Paramount Pictures and Skydance studios, will hit theaters on May 27, 2022marking the turn of Tom Cruisein one of his most emblematic roles.
To celebrate the fact that we are two months away from his big screen debut, the studios released a new official trailer, where we witness the acrobatics that Cruise has accustomed us to, but which do not stop being absolutely impressive. Introducing him onstage at Comic-Con 2019, the actor told the audience: “For 34 years, you have been very patient with me, and I felt it was my responsibility to comply with you. Everything you see in this movie is very real.”
The progress is found at the end of the note.
Prior to its theatrical release, Top Gun: Maverick will premiere at the Cannes Film Festivalin section out of competition.
- This will be the first time in three decades that a Cruise film has been shown at Cannes.
- The former was Far and Away (1992) de Ron Howard.
- Cannes 2022 will take place from May 17 to 28.
ON TOP GUN: MAVERICK
Kosinski’s film picks up its plot 30 years after the events of the original installment, with Pete “Maverick” Mitchell now working in the United States Navy’s prestigious strike combat tactics instructor program, which he attended in Top Gun. In the sequel, Maverick is forced to navigate the increasingly complex world of drone warfare while mentoring a new generation of Navy pilots.
In addition to Cruise’s return as Maverick, Val Kilmer come back as Iceman. They accompany them Miles Teller playing Lt. Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw, Cruise’s protégé and student, and son of Nick “Goose” Bradshaw (Anthony Edwards in the original), Jennifer Connelly, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Ed Harris and Jon Hamm.
After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy’s finest aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a fearless test pilot and dodging the rank advancement that would put him in land.
When he finds himself training a detachment of TOPGUN graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick meets Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), “Rooster,” the son of Maverick’s late friend and Air Force Officer. radar intercept, Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka “Goose.”
Facing an uncertain future and confronting the ghosts of his past, Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who will be chosen to pilot it.”
Jerry Bruckheimer produce Top Gun: Maverick alongside David Ellison of Skydance and Cruise. Kosinski (Oblivion) is placed behind the lens in the new chapter, directing from the script written by Eric Warren Singer, Peter Craig and Justin Marks (The Jungle Book).
Harold Faltermeyercomposer of the original film’s soundtrack, is also back for the sequel.
The first trailer was released at the 2019 San Diego Comic-Con. A new trailer was released in December of the same year, while at CinemaCon 2021 the opening scene was released with the first 13 minutes of footage (only available to those present). ).
The new trailer below: