Cruise Takes To The Skies

Tom Cruise is reprising his role as U.S. Navy pilot Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell once again in the new trailer for Top Gun: Maverick, a sequel to 1986’s Top Gun.

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The footage features Maverick having to train a new group of Top Gun graduates for a specialist mission.

Here it is –

The official synopsis –

“After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. When he finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), call sign: “Rooster,” the son of Maverick’s late friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka “Goose.””

Facing an uncertain future and confronting the ghosts of his past, Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who will be chosen to fly it. Miles Teller, who portrays the son of Maverick’s late co-pilot Goose.

Starring alongside Cruise and Teller are Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Ed Harris and Val Kilmer (reprising his his role as Vice Admiral Tom “Iceman” Kazansky).

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Top Gun: Maverick will open in cinemas on June 26, 2020 in the US and July 17, 2020 in the UK.