There has been a lot of talk about the remake of the famous jet fighters dogfight movie. The remaking of Top Gun 2 now seems to be a possibility after confirmation by Tom Cruise.
While talking to an Australian TV channel, Tom Cruise said that Top Gun 2 is not a rumor anymore. The production team behind the Top Gun 2 movie is already working on the idea.
Will Tom Cruise be in Top Gun 2
Yes, Tom Cruise will star in Top Gun 2 film. The Hollywood superstar will start working on the movie in 2018. Tom Cruise is already working on the new iteration of Mission Impossible 6. Hence, the star will finally have time in the next year to work on one of the classics.
Twists and Turns in Top Gun 2 Making So Far
It is not easy to come up with a sequel after such a long time. There are rumors about the remake of Top Gun 2 remake. Some progress on this ambitious project did take place in the year 2012. However, the suicide of the Director Tony Scott delayed the remake.
The crew got back to work in 2014 and 2015. The producer hired writer Jerry Bruckheimer for screenwriting. David Ellison will produce movie Top Gun 2.
A tweet by the producer Bruckheimer confirms that he will work on the project. The tweet also confirms the participation of Tom Cruise in the movie.
The confirmation by Tom Cruise seems to make it one of the films on his list. After the making of Mission Impossible 6, probably this is the next movie for him. Even if he starts working on Top Gun 2 next year, it will take 2020 or 21 for us to see the film in cinemas.
The Plot of Top Gun – Original Movie
The original movie Top Gun was a pilot who went to one of the top fighter weapons school in the world. The school trained some of the best fighters to refine their flying skills. Maverick or Tom Cruise went to the school to become a top fighter pilot jet.
The attitude of Tom Cruise or Maverick in the movie frequently lands him in trouble at the weapons school. Maverick cannot bode well with the other pilots. However, despite the attitude problems he knows how to compete at the highest level while seeking the attention of the charming flight instructor Charlotte Blackwood.
Types of Planes in Top Gun Original Movie
Here is a list of the planes in Top Gun original movie.
- Fighter Jets of different types
- F-18 Super Hornet
- F-14 Tomcats