Top Gun

Top Gun (1986)

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  • Genre: Action, Drama
  • Release Date: 1986-05-16
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 3159 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 50min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Paramount
  • Production Country: United States of America
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For Lieutenant Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell and his friend and co-pilot Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw, being accepted into an elite training school for fighter pilots is a dream come true. But a tragedy, as well as personal demons, will threaten Pete's dreams of becoming an ace pilot.

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  • Tom Cruise

    as Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell
  • Kelly McGillis

    as Charlotte 'Charlie' Blackwood
  • Val Kilmer

    as Tom 'Iceman' Kazanski
  • Anthony Edwards

    as Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw
  • Tom Skerritt

    as Viper
  • Michael Ironside

    as Jester
  • John Stockwell

    as Cougar
  • Barry Tubb

    as Wolfman
  • Rick Rossovich

    as Slider
  • Tim Robbins

    as Merlin
  • Meg Ryan

    as Carole
  • Whip Hubley

    as Hollywood
  • Adrian Pasdar

    as Chipper
  • James Tolkan

    as Stinger
  • Clarence Gilyard Jr.

    as Sundown
Directing Tony Scott Director
Writing Jim Cash Screenplay
Production Don Simpson Producer
Production Jerry Bruckheimer Producer
Writing Jack Epps Jr. Screenplay
Editing Chris Lebenzon Editor
Sound Harold Faltermeyer Original Music Composer
Camera Jeffrey L. Kimball Director of Photography
Editing Billy Weber Editor
Art John DeCuir Jr. Production Design
Art Robert R. Benton Set Decoration
Writing Ehud Yonay Original Story
Production Margery Simkin Casting
Costume & Make-Up Bobbie Read Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up James W. Tyson Costume Supervisor
Art Craig Edgar Set Designer
Art Stacey S. McIntosh Construction Coordinator
Art Jonathan O'Connell Standby Painter
Art Richard A. Villalobos Leadman
Crew Mark Wade Property Master
Sound Cecelia Hall Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Sarah Jacobs Foley
Sound George Watters II Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Rick Kline Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Donald O. Mitchell Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Kevin O'Connell Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Edward M. Steidele Foley
Crew Allen Hall Special Effects Coordinator
Crew R.A. Rondell Stunt Coordinator
Camera John J. Connor Camera Operator
Camera Ralph Nelson Still Photographer
Camera Joseph F. Valentine Steadicam Operator
Editing Bruce Pearson Color Timer
Sound Bob Badami Music Editor
Directing June Samson Script Supervisor
Visual Effects David Settlow VFX Artist
Visual Effects Aaron Williams VFX Artist
Crew Elizabeth McClurg Compositors
Costume & Make-Up K.G. Ramsey Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Rick Sharp Makeup Artist
Camera Nick Alavardo Aerial Camera
Camera Larry Blanford Aerial Camera
Camera Jack Cooperman Aerial Camera
Camera George Howe Aerial Camera
Camera William E. Kelley Jr. Aerial Camera
Camera Dan Koblash Aerial Camera
Camera David B. Nowell Aerial Camera
Camera Don Thompson Aerial Camera
Camera Gary Tolbert Aerial Camera
Camera Jack Cooperman Underwater Camera
Lighting Ward Russell Chief Lighting Technician
Lighting Michael W. Blymyer Lighting Technician
Production Lisa Clarkson Casting Associate