2020 is going to have another Tom Cruise movie! Yes, we are talking about the movie Top Gun: Maverick. It is created by Joseph Kosinski and producers being Jerry Bruckheimer, Christopher McQuarrie, David Ellison, and Tom Cruise himself. The movie is to be distributed by Paramount Pictures. The idea for creating the sequel started in the year 2010, but it almost took ten years to build the sequel for the 1986 movie. The film Top Gun: Maverick did have to go through some controversies regarding a jacket that Tom Cruise had worn in the movie. However, the issue was later resolved.
The movie had moved the released date thrice. First, the release was scheduled for July 12, 2019. A few days later, it was informed that the movie would release a year then on June 26, 2020. However, recently the dates have again changed as the world is facing a pandemic due to which production, release, and shooting of movies has been shut down temporarily. The final release date is scheduled for December 23, 2020. Since the fans were disappointing about the delay regarding Tom Cruise’s movie, the team has released a 2 minutes trailer in the year 2019.
Tom Cruise will be in the role of a well-trained pilot Pete “Maverick” Mitchell. Other than him, we have Lewis Pullman, Jennifer Connelly, Glen Powell, and Ed Harris. Val Kilmer will return with his role of Tom from the original movie. Charles Parnell, Danny Ramirez, Manny Jacinto, Monica Barbaro, Greg Davis, and Raymond Lee will also be seen in the film.
The story is about Mitchell, who has given 30 years of work as a pilot, and now he is to become one of the top pilot instructors. He crosses path with his dead best friend’s son, which soon makes him ground himself to his past. The story then takes a turn on how he deals with his history and how he will prove himself in the future.