Top Gun Wiki
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Top Gun is a hit action drama movie that was released in 1986.

The movie follows students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school competing to be best in the class. One daring young pilot, Pete "Maverick" Mitchell learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.

Through stunning set pieces featuring fighter jets, the movie pushed the boundaries of what can be done practically on screen and it still holds up as a remarkable feet today!

The movie spawned multiple tie-in video games that allowed players to experience the thrill of piloting fighter jets using their favorite characters from the movie.

The sequel to the original, Top Gun: Maverick, was released on May 27, 2022.

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Top Gun: Maverick

Maverick is back in the Top Gun sequel that has been anticipated for over 30 years, Top Gun: Maverick!

Tom Cruise and Val Kilmer return as Maverick and Iceman respectively - finally back on the big screen!

Read all about the latest film in our dedicated article! →

The Pilots

The pilots in Top Gun pilots are some of the bravest individuals in the armed forces. They risk their lives to keep citizens safe. Maverick and Iceman return once more in Top Gun: Maverick.

The Franchise

Top Gun has extended itself beyond just movies, thrilling audiences with merchandise and video games who want to be a fighter pilot in their own homes!


This Wiki was created by fans, for fans! We aim to provide a definitive database on all material relating to the Top Gun franchise, including the original Top Gun, the Video Games, and the highly anticipated sequel, Top Gun: Maverick!

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