Top Gun

Top Gun (1986)

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  • Genre: Action, Drama
  • Release Date: 1986-05-16
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 3662 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 Lt. Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell
  • Kelly McGillis

    as Charlotte 'Charlie' Blackwood
  • Val Kilmer

    as Lt. Tom 'Iceman' Kazanski
  • Anthony Edwards

    as Lt. Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw
  • Tom Skerritt

    as Cdr. Mike 'Viper' Metcalf
  • Michael Ironside

    as Lt. Cdr. Heatherly 'Jester'
  • John Stockwell

    as Cougar
  • Barry Tubb

    as Wolfman
  • Rick Rossovich

    as Slider
  • Tim Robbins

    as Merlin
  • Meg Ryan

    as Carole Bradshaw
  • Whip Hubley

    as Hollywood
  • Adrian Pasdar

    as Chipper
  • James Tolkan

    as Stinger
  • Clarence Gilyard Jr.

    as Evan Gough 'Sundown'
  • Randall Brady

    as Lieutenant Davis
  • Duke Stroud

    as Air Boss Johnson
  • Brian Sheehan

    as Sprawl
  • Ron Clark

    as Inquiry Commander
Production Jerry Bruckheimer Producer
Editing Chris Lebenzon Editor
Production Don Simpson Producer
Sound Harold Faltermeyer Original Music Composer
Directing Tony Scott Director
Camera Jeffrey L. Kimball Director of Photography
Editing Billy Weber Editor
Sound Bob Badami Music Editor
Production Margery Simkin Casting
Writing Jim Cash Screenplay
Writing Jack Epps Jr. Screenplay
Writing Ehud Yonay Original Story
Art John DeCuir Jr. Production Design
Art Robert R. Benton Set Decoration
Lighting Ward Russell Chief Lighting Technician
Crew R. A. Rondell Stunt Coordinator
Camera Larry Blanford Aerial Camera
Costume & Make-Up Rick Sharp Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Bobbie Read Costume Supervisor
Camera John J. Connor Camera Operator
Costume & Make-Up James W. Tyson Costume Supervisor
Directing June Samson Script Supervisor
Crew Allen Hall Special Effects Coordinator
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
Camera Ralph Nelson Still Photographer
Camera Joseph F. Valentine Steadicam Operator
Editing Bruce Pearson Color Timer
Camera David B. Nowell Aerial Camera
Visual Effects Aaron Williams VFX Artist
Crew Elizabeth McClurg Compositors
Visual Effects David Settlow VFX Artist
Production Lisa Clarkson Casting Associate
Camera Jack Cooperman Underwater Camera
Camera Jack Cooperman Aerial Camera
Costume & Make-Up K.G. Ramsey Hairstylist
Camera Nick Alavardo Aerial Camera
Camera George Howe Aerial Camera
Camera William E. Kelley Jr. Aerial Camera
Camera Dan Koblash Aerial Camera
Camera Don Thompson Aerial Camera
Camera Gary Tolbert Aerial Camera
Lighting Michael W. Blymyer Lighting Technician