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.
“Tom Cruise takes to the air once more in a long-awaited sequel to a much-loved ’80s action blockbuster.” — A.O. Scott, New York Times
“Like the hyper-competent aces at the story’s core, this is a movie that defines its lane early and sticks to it, with finesse, unfussy style and more than a few sneak attacks of emotion.” — Ann Hornaday, Washington Post
Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr., Peter Craig
Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Miles Teller
China, United States